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1 ARIZONA WEEKLY STAR, MAY 31, 1894.

Burro noise; full column on University; man lost in Catalina Mtns; corral fire; Cripple Creek strike (two columns); horse theft ring (four columns); territorial news; Phoenix (1 columns); miner falls into molten slag; territorial insane asylum. American West. Crime. Mining. (3280639002)
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2 (Harding, Warren) Collection of five titles about WARREN G. HARDING
NY 1927+ 
Five vols, all first eds., all v.g. to fine w/four in djs as noted. Britton, Nan; PRESIDENT'S DAUGHTER in v.g. dj w/a 2" tear, first, fine. Jenks, Anton Shrewsbury; A DEAD PRESIDENT MAKES ANSWER TO THE PRESIDENT'S DAUGHTER; near fine in dj. w/chips & tears. Means, Gaston B.; THE STRANGE DEATH OF PRESIDENT HARDING; fine. Wood, Clement; WARREN GAMALIEL HARDING; fine in v.g. dj. Daugherty, Harry M.; THE INSIDE STORY OF THE HARDING TRAGEDY; fine in near fine dj. 5 vol. (5419410297)
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3 American West COLLECTION OF (USUALLY) QUARTERLY PUBLICATIONS, MOSTLY FROM THE 90'S
Vp 
As follows: Wild West Arts Club Ropelines - 10 issues; National Association and Center for Outlaw and Lawman History - 5 issues; Jesse James (various titles) - 10 issues. All vg. (5883315684)
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4 Chamberlain, Bernard P. THE NEGRO AND CRIME IN VIRGINIA.
University of Virginia 1936 
132pp. Wrps. First ed. V.g. Nearly 50 pp. on "Negro in Virginia." Atty Chamberlain was a valued customer. Phelps-Stokes #15. Not listed in BLOCKSON. On line to thirty five. (3551398503)
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5 Crime PAPERS IN PENOLOGY.
(Elmira) (1891) 12mo 
iii(1)148pp. This is the 2nd series, the 1st in 1886. Wrps (chipped & loose). Totally ed., typeset, ptd & bound inside the prison. Articles incl. "Prison Labor System," "Elmira Reformatory," "Criminal Anthropology," etc. The article on Elmira was called the 1st to propose prisoner pay, & for this reason is priced by a NY dealer at $395 (for ex-lib. copy). (4380006327)
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6 Deering, F. P. THE CODES AND STATUTES OF CALIFORNIA, AS AMENDED AND IN FORCE AT THE CLOSE OF THE TWENTY-SIXTH SESSION OF THE LEGISLATURE, 1885.
San Francisco 1886 large 8vo 
676pp. V.g., full law calf w/new lea. bkstrp. Rubber stamps, "Chief of Police," no town. T.p. speaks to four vols & all four present w/sequential pagination. No copy online. (4877843172)
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7 Gillett, James B. SIX YEARS WITH THE TEXAS RANGERS 1875 TO 1881
New Haven 1925 
259pp. First ptd 1921. Some cover marks and flecks, much better looking than sounds. Adams Six Guns 417. Howes G 177. Jenkins quotes Dobie, ". . . strongest and straightest of all Range narrators.". (5958912381)
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8 McKinley, M. L. Judge "CRIME AND THE CIVIC CANCER - GRAFT".
Chicago 1923 
51pp. Daily News reprint. Stirring acct of grand jury investigation of school contract bribery in Chicago. Wrps, v.g. Municipal. Crime. (138140161)
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9 Newby, I. A. JIM CROW'S DEFENSE. ANTI-NEGRO THOUGHT IN AMERICA, 1900-1930
Baton Rouge 1968 
230pp. First PBK ed. Vg. (3418738131)
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10 Outlaws Jesse James Collection (Eleven titles).
V.p. 1949+ 
One is paperback, one hardback w/out d.j. (as issued?) & nine w/d.j. All d.j. are books v.g. to fine, all d.j.s (but one) good+ to v.g. Two are reprints within ten years of issue, two reprint 1800's titles. An author & title list follows: Breihan, Carl W. The Complete & Authentic Life of Jesse James; Breihan, Carl W. The Day Jesse James Was Killed; Croy, Homer. Jesse James Was My Neighbor; Highley, Robert E. Jesse James: Though Officially Dead Lived on for 65 Years; James, Stella F. In the Shadow of Jesse James; (Miller, George). The Trial of Frank James for Murder; Ross, James R. I, Jesse James; Settle, William A. Jr. Jesse James Was His Name; Steele, Phillip W. The Many Faces of Jesse James; Triplett, Frank. The Life, Times, & Treacherous Death of Jesse James; & James, Jesse W. Jesse James "The Outlaw". Crime. 11 vol. (4259343147)
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11 Story, Joseph A DISCOURSE PRONOUNCED BEFORE THE PHI BETA KAPPA SOCIETY (HARVARD).
Boston 1826 
58pp. Removed. Some damping to 1st four leaves, last leaf torn. Discusses development of commercial law, tweaks British for 160 capital crimes. (3807382605)
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12 U.S. Internal Revenue Service (BLANK FORM FOR) REPORT OF DESTRUCTION OF DISTILLING APPARATUS, ETC
Washington, DC c.1900 Folio 
3pp. Vg. Great memento of by-gone days, useful if you want to project the image of a pseudo Appalachian. (6005153103)
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