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Image for The Saturday Evening Post, December (Dec.) 5, 1959 -  Comeback of a Shabby City - Philadelphia

The Saturday Evening Post, December (Dec.) 5, 1959 - Comeback of a Shabby City - Philadelphia

By: Duganne, Phyllis; Chamberlain, W.; Household, G.; McNeil, S.; Jackson, Mahalia; Martin, H.; Blair, C.Jr.; Giesler, Jerry; Tunley, R.; Mauriac, F.; Locke, C.; Gallico, P.

Price: $99.95

Publisher: USA, Curtis: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 202g4081

Condition: Good


106 pages. Short Stories: Love Isn't Logical; The Flying Jeep; Escape Artist; The Man Who Invented a Girl. Articles: I Can't Stop Singing - Mahalia Jackson - nice photo-illustrated article; If an Attack Comes - the SAGE electronic warning system; We Dived for the Mystery Treasure - penetrating an unidentified ship off the Yucatan; The Jerry Giesler Story - Part 4 - The Lana Turner Case; Comeback of a Shabby City - Philadelphia - article with many great color photos; Adventures of the Mind #41 - The Final Answer. Serials: Violence on the Plains (part 3 of 8); Too Many Ghosts (part 6 of 7). ... View more info

Image for The American Contractor Magazine, May 4, 1929

The American Contractor Magazine, May 4, 1929

By: Editor Not Stated

Price: $129.95

Publisher: Chicago, The American Contractor: 1929

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 813g1365

Condition: Good


40 pages. Features: The Sears Roebuck office building in Minneapolis is featured in an ad for the Dovetail Anchor Slot Co. inside front cover; Super full-page photo ad for the Indiana Limestone company features the Palmolive Building in Chicago; Photo ad for Tidewater Red Cypress lumber; Nice pull-page photo ad for the Foley Saw Filer; Photo of the Ambassador Hotel Apartment Building in Milwaukee is featured in an ad for "Tie-To" inserts; Vintage full-page illustrated ad for International Trucks shows dump truck being loaded; vintage Skilsaw ad; The Missouri Pacific Building in St. Lo... View more info

Image for The Saturday Evening Post, October (Oct.) 1, 1960 -  Bernard Baruch / Joe Bellino of Navy

The Saturday Evening Post, October (Oct.) 1, 1960 - Bernard Baruch / Joe Bellino of Navy

By: Emmett, E.; Wilder, M.; Savage, R.; Standish, R.; Baruch, Bernard M.; Crosby, B.; Povich, S.; Martin, H.; Schisgall, O.; Medawar, P.; Congdon, T.B. Jr.; Rutledge, N.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Curtis: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 202g4194

Condition: Good


116 pages. Short Stories: Enchantment; Don't Leave Me; Drowning Victim; The Gorgeous Smuggler. Articles: Bernard Baruch's Own Story - The 1929 Crash (part 1 of 3); Our Mom, Kate Crosby - Bing's kid brother Bob explains how their mom raised a houseful of rambunctious youngsters; Football Player Dynamite Joe Bellino of Navy; Our New Generation of Rockets - the new solid-fuel Polaris and Minuteman missiles help us close the missile gap; How to Become a Politician; ; Adventures of the Mind - The Future of Man - our new psychosocial form of evolution; Nuns' Day Off (color photo of nuns fishing); ... View more info

Image for The Saturday Evening Post, January 16, 1960 - White Teacher in Negro College Describes Black/White Differences, The Soldi Family

The Saturday Evening Post, January 16, 1960 - White Teacher in Negro College Describes Black/White Differences, The Soldi Family

By: Farrell, Cliff; Grafton, Samuel; Kersh, Gerald; Harvey, Frank; Wibberley, Leonard; Mathews, Marcia M.; Baum, Arthur W.; Pollack, Merrill; James, Daniel; Martin, Harold H.; Gaskill, Gordon; Sanderson, Ivan T.

Price: $149.95

Publisher: USA, Curtis: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 662g2520

Condition: Good


88 pages. Short Stories: Rigged Race; Not Her Kind; The Tailor's Secret; Challenge in the Sky. Novelette: The Hands of Cormac Joyce. Articles: The Difference Between Black and White; Bowling is Booming; The Face of America - Great color photo of digging out from deep snow in Oswego New York; Tales of the Laundry Sleuths - these investigators discover the causes of mystery rips and stains which occasionally plague laundries and irritate customers; Castro, Trujillo and Turmoil - a report from the uneasy, strategic Caribbean, where the Communists are exploiting political unrest to turn Latin A... View more info

Image for The Saturday Evening Post, August (Aug.) 5, 1961 -  Bing Crosby Calls on Pete Martin

The Saturday Evening Post, August (Aug.) 5, 1961 - Bing Crosby Calls on Pete Martin

By: Fehrenbach, T.R.; Plantz, D.J.; Duganne, Phyllis; Standish, Robert; Crosby, Bing; taylor, F.J.; Silverman, M.; Alsop, S.; Nicholson, A.; Alexander, Louis; Stern, R.M.; Gardner, E.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Curtis: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 202g4196

Condition: Good


68 pages. Short Stories: Combat Chaplain; The Time of Evenson; That Girl Upstairs; The Model From Madison Avenue. Articles: Bing Crosby interviews Pete Martin (part 1 of 2) - includes photo of Martin with Marilyn Monroe in 1956; Wizard with Rocks - Rock Garden Designer Rhozo Fuso Kado - color-photo-illustrated article; Can We Get Rid of Bad Doctors?; Master of the Pentagon - William McNamara - article including one-page photo portrait; The Return of the Gaslight; Texas Helps Her Little Latins - now preschool English-language training gives Spanish-speaking children a chance to shed the bonds... View more info

Image for The Wide World Magazine - True Stories of Adventure, March (Mar.) 1928, Vol. LX, No. 359 - Slave-Raiding

The Wide World Magazine - True Stories of Adventure, March (Mar.) 1928, Vol. LX, No. 359 - Slave-Raiding

By: Ferguson, R.; Tench, C.; Dunn, H.; Mackenzie, D.; Hardwicke, D.; Nolan, J.; Struve, H.; Musson, H.; Bailey, E.; MacLeod, J.; Chambers, H.; Cunningham, E.; Wilkinson, W.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, George Newnes Limited: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 123g3924

Condition: Fair


Pages 338-420 + 16 pages of nice ads, including one page for Leonard Wood Memorial, an organization combatting leprosy. Features: The Sealed River - the terrible events which befell a young British police officer at the hands of an old Boer ex-commandant; The Hold-Up of No. 13 - remarkable robbery of the Southern Pacific Railway Company in Oregon, October 11, 1923 - article with photos of Hugh De Autremont, Ray Charles De Autremont and Roy A.A. De Autremont; Saving a President - the author spirited President Porfirio Diaz of Mexico from Mexico City to the coast when he adbicated in 1911; Ning... View more info

Image for The Wide World Magazine - True Stories of Adventure, February 1927 - Trapped in the Volcano of Kilauea

The Wide World Magazine - True Stories of Adventure, February 1927 - Trapped in the Volcano of Kilauea

By: Ferguson, Ronald Muir; Halliburton, Richard; O'Brien, R.Barry; Ryall, Monica; Musson, H.P.; Bushby, Geoffrey H.; Green, Lawrence G.; Madison, Tony; Pearson, T.; Frankl, A.; Webb, Harry E.; Maule, D.; Fitzpatrick, Capt. J.F.J.; Pardees, Major John;

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, George Newnes, Ltd.: 1927

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 123g1460

Condition: Fair


Features: The Singing Tree - a story from the Bushveld of South Africa; The Road to Romanc - Part I of the amazing round-the-world travels of Cyril Holloway; Photo of ice-fishing in Vladivostock Harbour; Timber-Laden Round Cape Horn - a windjamming tale; An Aeroplane Adventure in Waziristan - the story of a British officer who was captured by the Wazirs; A Tenderfoot in Canada, Part II - a disastrous season on a prairie farm; Trapped in the Volcano of Kilauea, in the Hawaiian Islands; The Hundredth Chance - a story from the Union-Castle cargo-steamer Ripley Castle; What Happened to Ah Fong? ... View more info

Image for The Saturday Evening Post, February (Feb.) 1, 1958 -  Calvin Coolidge's Cuba Visit

The Saturday Evening Post, February (Feb.) 1, 1958 - Calvin Coolidge's Cuba Visit

By: Forrest, W.; Macken, W.; Katkov, N.; McNeil, S.; Smith, B. Jr.; Cope, M.; Alsop, S.; Martin, J.; Fox, S.; Ambros, M.; Davidson, G.

Price: $99.95

Publisher: USA, Curtis: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 202g4070

Condition: Good


88 pages. Short Stories: Perilous Ascent; The Cruel Cage; Honor System; The Girl Who Took Sun Baths. Articles: To Cuba with Calvin Coolidge - great photo-illustrated article; Amazing Half Pint - Pittsburgh's Don Hennon; Behind Khrushchev's Smile; The Changing Midwest (last of 4 articles); Secrets from my Mother's Kitchen; Rough Road Home (3rd of 5 articles); I have 2,500 sons - Lt. Gen. Garrison H. Davidson and his West Point cadets; The Case of the Footloose Doll - beginning a thrilling new Perry Mason mystery (part 1 of 8). Ads: Nice Ramber car ad inside front cover; Campbell's Tomato Sou... View more info

Image for The Wide World Magazine for Men, April 1916, No. 216, Vol. 36 -  Two Young Americans in Japan and Korea

The Wide World Magazine for Men, April 1916, No. 216, Vol. 36 - Two Young Americans in Japan and Korea

By: Freeman, L.R.; Abraham, G.D.; Smith, A.E.; Lee, J.A.; Chown, E.; Besley, J.C.; Fletcher, A.C.B.; Shepstone, H.J.; Russan, A.; Keene, H.L.R.; Lewis, F.;

Price: $249.95

Publisher: London, George Newnes: 1916

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 123g3913

Condition: Good


Pages 482-576 + 30 pages of ads. Features: The "Brides" Special - when Swiss girls were regularly shipped to southern Chile to marry ranchers; Winter-Sport Mountaineering - how to avoid its dangers - article with photos; The Wreck of the 'County of Anglesea' - fight for the life of a capsized ship; Wanderings in Northern Persia - II - article with first-ever published photos of Kelat-i-Nadiri, the Gibraltar of Persia, and many other photos; A Fiery Ordeal - surviving a 1904 volcano on Mount Kloet on the island of Java; Down the Amazon from Source to Mouth, part VII; From Job to Job A... View more info

Image for Canadian Treasure Magazine - True Stories on Lost, Sunken and Buried Treasure - Volume 2, Number 3 (Collector's No. 6), Fall 1974

Canadian Treasure Magazine - True Stories on Lost, Sunken and Buried Treasure - Volume 2, Number 3 (Collector's No. 6), Fall 1974

By: Friesen, V.C.; Cochrane, Hugh F.; Paterson, T.W.; Basque, Garnet

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Canada, Garnet Publishing Co.: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 115h3124

Condition: Very Good


40 pages. Features: Bill Miner - Gentlemanly Highwayman; James Houston - First Man to Discover Gold?; Treasure from Outer Space; A Metal Detector You Can Build in One Evening; New Brunswick - Sophia Jones Hamilton was no lady; Ontario's Forgotten Gold Rush - Marcus Herbert Powell made a discovery at Eldorado, Ontario; and more. Pages toned with age, otherwise clean and unmarked with light wear. A quality copy. View more info

Image for The Chosen People, June, 1971 - Our Debt to the Jews

The Chosen People, June, 1971 - Our Debt to the Jews

By: Fuchs, Daniel; Miller, Althea; Klayman, Martin; Black, Marcia; Fruchtenbaum, Arnold G.; Holden, Ashton H.; Gruen, Rev. Emil D.; Rigney, Rev. D.C.; Heydt, H.; Smith, W.L.

Price: $49.95

Publisher: New York, American Board of Missions to the Jews, Inc.: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 838h0109

Condition: Good


20 pages. 9 x 6". Reproductions of black and white photos. A monthly publication intended as a medium of information concerning the Jews, Israel and the work of the American Board of Missions to the Jews, Inc. Features: Salutation by Daniel Fuchs, which includes facsimiles of two newspaper stories entitled "Disputed TV Show on Jews Canceled" and "WOR-TV Calls Off A Show on Jews"; Q & A; Jewish News; Incidents from the Field; On the Homegoing of Brother Josef Herschkowitz; Outreach at New York Headquarters; Our Debt to the Jews; and more. Printed upon glossy stock. Mod... View more info

Image for The Wide World - The Magazine for Men, November 1935, No. 452, Vol. 76

The Wide World - The Magazine for Men, November 1935, No. 452, Vol. 76

By: Grant, Hector; Taylor, Carl N.; Dickie, Francis; Blyth, Capt. A. Liston; Hulse, John O.; Ferguson, Ronald Muir; Bryde, C.W.; Kemble, Oliver; Murray, Samuel; Raymond, Allen; Gaynor, M.; Person, Lewis; Melville, Fred J.

Price: $249.95

Publisher: London, George Newnes: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 543g1832

Condition: Good


Pages 85-168, plus 32 pages of wonderful vintage ads. Many black and white photos and illustrations. Contents include: The Queen Side of Things - The Shot That Failed; Derelicts of Misfortune; Short Stories - The Novice, My Friend the Sea; Clearing the Road; Through Borneo by 'Bus; Tshaka's Treasure; When Davy Jones Invaded Eden; Work-Hunting in New Zealand - part 1; A Run on Raincoats; Phases of Life - When the Tanker Took Fire, The Tribal Law, Streets Paved with Gold; Man and His Needs; Stamps of the World. Bits of clear tape at each end of spine. Unmarked with average wear. Binding int... View more info

Image for The West (Magazine) - True Stories of the Old West: March 1970

The West (Magazine) - True Stories of the Old West: March 1970

By: Grayson, Milt: Editor

Price: $79.95

Publisher: New York, U.S.A., Maverick Publications Inc.: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 824c5974

Condition: Fair


74 pages. Features: "Old Gabe" in Armor; Bullwhacking for Uncle Sam - William Matthew (Matt) Snook; (Captain) Nathan Boone - Distinguished Scout; Night Justice on Clear Fork; The King of Cripple Creek - Winfield Scott Stratton; The 'Surprise' Train Robber - Jarvis Hayward; The War of the Murdered Porker - Charles Griffin, Lyman A. Cutler; "Brownies" That Founded the Railroad - Arthur E, Stilwell; Coin Harvey's Silver Bell - William Hope Harvey; California Joe - Moses Embree Milner; Butterfield's Truce with Cochise - John Butterfield, American Express Company; The Czar of Charle... View more info

Image for The West - True Stories of the Old West: February 1970

The West - True Stories of the Old West: February 1970

By: Grayson, Milt: Editor

Price: $79.95

Publisher: New York, U.S.A., Maverick Publications Inc.: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 824c5975

Condition: Fair


74 pages. Features: Lincoln's Friend, Sculptress Vinnie Ream; Death in Pleasant Valley - Ed Tewskbury; The Saga of Governor Lew Wallace; Jedediah's Jinxed Journey - Jedediah Smith; Of Big Brave Bulls and Gentle Cows; No Wood for a Casket; Mountain Man Capitalist - Richens Lacy "Uncle Dick" Wootton; Another Pioneer - George Washington Bush; Five Swindlers Caught Triple Trouble - J. Frank Norfleet; Pocahontas of the Southwest; Christopher Columbus - Just a Tourist? Average wear. A worthy reference copy. View more info

Image for The West (Magazine) - True Stories of the Old West: May 1970

The West (Magazine) - True Stories of the Old West: May 1970

By: Grayson, Milt: Editor

Price: $79.95

Publisher: New York, U.S.A., Maverick Publications Inc.: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 824c5976

Condition: Fair


74 pages. Features: Doomed Ships and Sunken Treasure; Elixir Jim's Magic Formula - Jim Dixon; Pancho Villa's Columbus Road; Out of the Wilds - A Medical Genius - Dr. Carlos Montezuma; Caballero - Prince of the Mountaineers - Jedediah Strong Smith; Who Lassed that Crazy Steer?; The Last California Ranger - William James Howard; The Big Nothing Roundup; Trail that Led to Gay Santa Fe; The Ram's Horn Tree; Secret of the Mission Treasure - Father Eusebio Francisco Kino Above-average wear. Back cover missing. A worthy reference copy. View more info

The West - True Stories of the Old West: March 1969, Vol. 10, No. 4

By: Grayson, Milt: Editor

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Freeport, NY, Maverick Publications Inc.: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 83209914

Condition: Very Good


74 pages. Features: Jim Beckworth - Saint or Sinner?; Thw Twilight Days of Kit Carson; The Richest Rancho in Texas; The James Gang's Last Survivor; The Chief Who Collected Hats; Memoirs of E.S. Tutt; Captian Tough - Buckskin Patriot; The Agony of Silver Heels; Left Hand - Pledged to Peace; Age of Vitriol and Invective; One Million 606,300 Silver Dollars. Nice copy. View more info

The West - True Stories of the Old West: January 1970, Vol. 12, No. 2

By: Grayson, Milt: Editor

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Freeport, NY, Maverick Publications Inc.: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 83209917

Condition: Good


74 pages. Features: Big Ed McGowan's Many Feuds; Memoirs of a Sandhill Homesteader; The Daltons and Bill Doolin; Across the Big Red; Fred Lambert - New Mexico Lawman; Paiute Poison; Bill Keys Never Gave Up; Elegant was the Word for Great-Grandma; King of the Jerklines; Horror on a Sunny Afternoon. 7 inch crease to front cover. View more info

Image for The Saturday Evening Post, August (Aug.) 10, 1957 -  Secrets of WWII in Greenland

The Saturday Evening Post, August (Aug.) 10, 1957 - Secrets of WWII in Greenland

By: Hawley, C.; Thomas, A.; Meany, T.; Frisch, F.; Eldridge, F.; Leibert, E.; Howarth, D.; Gardner, E.; Farrell; Wilson, N.; Carter, B.; McNeil, S.; Craig, R.

Price: $99.95

Publisher: USA, Curtis: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 202g4066

Condition: Good


92 pages. Features: Are we driving Japan into Red China's Arms?; We Run a Hospital for Birds; Amazong two-page photo of TBM Avengers being melted down in the Arizona desert; "Let's Legalize the Spitball!"; Helping Hands from Mexico - photo-illustrated article in the 435k Mexicans who legally work on US farms; Don't Let Medical Bills Bankrupt You; Secrets of the Unknown War (part 2 of 5) - photo-illustrated article of what happened in Greenland during WWII; The Case of the Dead Man's Daughter (part 1 of 8); California Passage (part 7 of 8); Miracle at Fort Morgan, Colorado - the town g... View more info

Image for The Saturday Evening Post, March (Mar.) 19, 1960 -  Comeback of a Shabby City - Philadelphia / Norman Rockwell

The Saturday Evening Post, March (Mar.) 19, 1960 - Comeback of a Shabby City - Philadelphia / Norman Rockwell

By: Hay, J.; Conroy, V.; Brandon, W.; Crisp, N.; Kerr, J.; Ciardi, J.; Silverman, M.; Kobler, J.; Salisbury, H.; Alsop, S.; Rockwell, Norman; Buckner, R.; MacLean, A.

Price: $99.95

Publisher: USA, Curtis: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 202g4082

Condition: Good


126 pages. Short Stories: The Girl in the Sentry Box; A Touch of Scandal; The Hermit; The Turning Point. Articles: What Makes Me Laugh; Adventures of the Mind, #48 - The Act of Language; The Happy Orphans of Metera - Greek home for babies of unwed mothers; Master of Movie Horror - William Castle; Red China Against Russia?; They're Off - and the World is Watching - the race for the Democratic Presidential Nomination; Norman Rockwell - My Adventures as an Illustrator, Part VI - I Tried to be a Playboy. Serials: Moon Pilot (part 1 of 3); Night Without End (part 5 of 8). Ads: Phone ad features... View more info

Image for The Wide World Magazine - May 1950 - Vol.105 No.625: The Cleaning-Up of Williamson County, Illinois (Part 1)

The Wide World Magazine - May 1950 - Vol.105 No.625: The Cleaning-Up of Williamson County, Illinois (Part 1)

By: Heckenberg, Warren W.; Taylor, Carl N.; Cordner, Capt. F.; Gold, Edwin; Szigetvary, Arpad; et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, George Newnes Limited: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 746h1069

ISBN: B000IDD3DU

Condition: Good


Features include: The Tropic Seas for Trochus - author's experience with the hunters of these sea-molluscs; The Cleaning-Up of Williamson County - Part I of the rise and fall of Charlie Birger in Southern Illinois; Born Lucky; South Sea Solomon - The disastrous tale of a man with big ideas in the South Seas; The Runaway Steamer - The illegal voyage of a New Zealand river-steamer, the Ruawai, from Helensville to Auckland; Amazon Wonderland - author's experiences with Amazonian wildlife; Corporal Garaba's Return - A remarkable story from West Africa; Bushed - Lost in the Australian outback; Mag... View more info