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Image for [Ephemera] Elzee Hats Postcard from Schauerhammer & Roensch, Bellville, Texas 1912

[Ephemera] Elzee Hats Postcard from Schauerhammer & Roensch, Bellville, Texas 1912

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Saint Louis, Missouri, Levis-Zukoski Merc. Co.: 1912

Seller ID: 09811


Rare postcard from Elzee Hats, featuring Style O.C. 3054 with an image of a woman wearing the hat. The reverse side has a stamped message for the recipient from a Bellville, Texas merchant that sells Elzee hats: "We most cordially invite you to attend our Spring Opening on Tuesday, March 19, 1912. Respectfully, Schauerhammer & Roensch." Postmarked Bellville, Tex., Mar 1912. Elzee was the brand name for hats made by Levis-Zukoski Merc. Co. in Saint Louis, Missouri... View more info

Image for Seahawk '60: South Texas College Yearbook, 1960, Houston, Texas

Seahawk '60: South Texas College Yearbook, 1960, Houston, Texas

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Taylor Publishing: 1960

Seller ID: 09816


Green and gold covers. Some fading to the gold and light soiling and rubbing wear. Clean interior, no writing or marks. 78 pages. No index. View more info

Image for Wyoming Wildlife: January to March 1961, Hardbound in One Volume

Wyoming Wildlife: January to March 1961, Hardbound in One Volume

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Cheyenne, Wyoming, Wyoming Game and Fish Commission: 1961

Seller ID: 09843


Mild wear to boards. Magazines inside are clean with little wear if any, except for the March issue, which shows some moisture exposure to the front cover. Previous owner address label on back cover of each issue. View more info

Image for The Rostrum 1919: East Night High School Yearbook, Cincinnati, Ohio, with Images from the First Aerial Photographs of Cincinnati, taken by Former Student, Sgt. Louis Hagemeyer

The Rostrum 1919: East Night High School Yearbook, Cincinnati, Ohio, with Images from the First Aerial Photographs of Cincinnati, taken by Former Student, Sgt. Louis Hagemeyer

By: N/A

Price: $200.00

Publisher: 1919

Seller ID: 09860


Dark, pebbled, flexible cloth covers, with gilt-stamped school insignia. 8 X 10.5 inches oblong. Rubbing wear, scratches, and moisture staining along the top edge and fore-edge of the first 5 or 6 pages and an upper rear-corner stain visible the last several pages. Original owner name and inscription in blue ink on the first blank page: Henry Werst/East Night High School/Cincinnati, Ohio/Most cherished pleasant memories from youth's best spent days! Dedicated to two clas... View more info

Image for 1947 College Football Program, "The Goal Line" - Sul Ross Lobos vs New Mexico Aggies (Lon Keller Cover Illustration)

1947 College Football Program, "The Goal Line" - Sul Ross Lobos vs New Mexico Aggies (Lon Keller Cover Illustration)

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: 1947

Seller ID: 09863


General handling and rubbing wear, but no tears or marks. Stapled program, 8 X 10.5 inches. Lon Keller color illustration on the front cover. Some player photos of the home team New Mexico Aggies scattered throughout the program. Lead article by Dick Hildwein on New Mexico Head Coach Babe Curfman. Some color ads for major sponsors. Inside front cover full-page ad for Philip Morris cigarettes featuring "Johnny the Bellboy." Rosters presented with color Coca-Cola a... View more info

Image for Arturo's Restaurant Menu Nuevo Progreso, Tamaulipas, Mexico, Early 1960s

Arturo's Restaurant Menu Nuevo Progreso, Tamaulipas, Mexico, Early 1960s

By: N/A

Price: $100.00

Seller ID: 09867


Rare 1960s vintage restaurant menu from Arturo's in Nuevo Progreso, Tamaulipas, Mexico. Single sheet, light green paper with dark green and red lettering, folded once. Approximately 9 X 12, folded. Acquired with other menus from the early 1960s. That and the very low prices confirm the time period. It's been very well preserved in excellent condition all these years. The back of the menu has "A Word from Arturo" and a place to address and stamp the menu to mail t... View more info

Image for Financial Reports of the Selectmen of the Town of Eliot, Maine, Together with a Report of the Superintending School Committee for the Year Ending March 10, 1878

Financial Reports of the Selectmen of the Town of Eliot, Maine, Together with a Report of the Superintending School Committee for the Year Ending March 10, 1878

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Biddeford, Maine, John Hanscom, Printer: 1878

Seller ID: 09873


Edge wear and tears at the spine ends, but holding together well. The name Jackson Hoyt is penciled in at the top of the front cover. 21 pages. View more info

Image for Red Lion Restaurant Pub Menu, Circa Early 1960s, Houston, Texas

Red Lion Restaurant Pub Menu, Circa Early 1960s, Houston, Texas

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Seller ID: 09874


Light handling wear, several small smudges or stains, and a few pencil marks. View more info

Image for Seventy-Fourth Indianpolis 500 (Indy 500) Program for 1990

Seventy-Fourth Indianpolis 500 (Indy 500) Program for 1990

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: 1990

Seller ID: 09886


Several pages bumped at the bottom corner and have a tiny corner crease. Numerous illustrations and photos to go with the history and the drivers and their cars for the 1990 race. Arie Luyendyk won his first Indy 500 this year and would win it again in 1997. View more info

Image for Handbill from Philadelphia, August 17, 1825, announcing Samuel Alexander & Charles B. Penrose have bought from George Gaullagher his large and very extensive stock of Merchandize

Handbill from Philadelphia, August 17, 1825, announcing Samuel Alexander & Charles B. Penrose have bought from George Gaullagher his large and very extensive stock of Merchandize

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, 1825

Seller ID: 09888


Slightly darkened around the edges and a small chip in the top left corner, otherwise a well-preserved handbill from nearly 200 years ago. The OCLC lists two copies of this handbill and states that it is from Philadelphia. The new owners, Alexander and Penrose, acknowledge their acquisition with a sale and offer a partial list of their stock of goods, such as Angola Cassimeres, Bombazets and Bombazeens, Irish Popolins, Bengal Chintz and Gingham, and more textiles. The ad... View more info

Image for The Silver Rail Cocktail List, Toronto, 1948

The Silver Rail Cocktail List, Toronto, 1948

By: N/A

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Toronto, 1948

Seller ID: 09898


Card stock, folded once. Measures 6.5 X 8.5 inches folded. Printed on both sides. Mild wear with a small smudge and faint, short crease on the front cover. A tiny amount of stain in the upper corner of the rear cover. Overall, a very nice copy of this rare cocktail menu from one of the first cocktail lounges to open in April 1947, twenty years after the repeal of Prohibition in Ontario in 1927 (dry since 1916). Some sources claim it was the first to open. On April 2, 194... View more info

Image for 1912 Petition from the Houston Anti-Tuberculosis League, Dr. Elva A. Wright, President, for the Requirements of a Tuberculosis Hospital Proposed by the Commissioners' Court of Harris County; Signed by Members of the Local #79 O.P.I.A. (Houston)

1912 Petition from the Houston Anti-Tuberculosis League, Dr. Elva A. Wright, President, for the Requirements of a Tuberculosis Hospital Proposed by the Commissioners' Court of Harris County; Signed by Members of the Local #79 O.P.I.A. (Houston)

By: N/A

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Houston, Texas, 1912

Seller ID: 09899


Two-page document, 8.5 X 14 inches. Very good condition with three folds. The first page contains the embossed seal of Local #79 O.P.I.A. (Operative Plasterers International Association, now Operative Plasterers and Cement Masons' International Association, or OPCMIA). This document is a typed petition that 1) thanks the county commissioners for deciding to establish a tuberculosis hospital in Houston, 2) reviews the death statistics and effects of "this greatest of infe... View more info

Image for Proceedings of the Robert A. Welch Foundations: Conferences on Chemical Research, XXV. Heterogeneous Catalysis

Proceedings of the Robert A. Welch Foundations: Conferences on Chemical Research, XXV. Heterogeneous Catalysis

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Houston, Texas, The Robert A. Welch Foundation: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 09913


Fine, unused copy. As new. Proceedings fom the conference that took place November 9 -November 11, 1981. These conferences on chemical research began in 1957 and this is the 25th in the series. Preface by Norman Hackerman (Professor of Chemistry and President, Rice University), Chairman, Scientific Advisory Board. 258 pages. View more info

Image for Paris Métro - Paris Underground - Paris Subway 1945 (Route Map)

Paris M├ętro - Paris Underground - Paris Subway 1945 (Route Map)

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Paris, Mellottee Editeur: 1945

Seller ID: 09919


Card stock single sheet with transportation routes map pasted on one side and folded once into a pocket-sized reference brochure. There is an additional fold horizontally and a one-inch tear along the fold mark, resulting in tears on opposite sides of the map when opened. Paper label affixed to front panel of the folded piece. Some peeling in the lower-left corner of the label and the aforementioned tear affects the label on the right side. The rear panel has some pencil... View more info

Image for The Relief Work of the American Red Cross Following the Tornado in Tennessee, Kentucky, Alabama March 18, 1925: A Report

The Relief Work of the American Red Cross Following the Tornado in Tennessee, Kentucky, Alabama March 18, 1925: A Report

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., The American National Red Cross: 1925

Seller ID: 09920


Five-page report on the Red Cross' efforts to provide relief to those affected by the tornado. Publication ARC 226, Aug. 1925. Stapled booklet. Pencil notation in upper-left margin of front cover, otherwise near fine condition. View more info

Image for [Patent Medicine] C. Brinkerhoff's Health Restorative for the Cure of Coughs, Colds, Liver Complaints, Raising of Blood, Pain in the Side and Chest, and all other Complaints Arising from a Want of Tone in the Stomach

[Patent Medicine] C. Brinkerhoff's Health Restorative for the Cure of Coughs, Colds, Liver Complaints, Raising of Blood, Pain in the Side and Chest, and all other Complaints Arising from a Want of Tone in the Stomach

By: N/A

Price: $175.00

Publisher: 1844

Seller ID: 09922


Mid-nineteenth century double-sided advertisement and testimonial for a patent medicine-C. Brinkerhoff's Health Restorative. Measures 6 X 9.5 inches and appears to have been removed from a periodical. Foxing to both sides, no tears or chips. Testimonials are dated 1843 and 1844, so this ad likely dates to the mid-1840s. The front side mostly contains a description of the medicine and what it will cure or help. Apparently, one bottle was not sufficient to rid the afflicti... View more info

Image for Texas Toys and Games (Publications of the Texas Folklore Society)

Texas Toys and Games (Publications of the Texas Folklore Society)

By: Abernethy, Francis Edward

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Dallas, Texas, Southern Methodist University Press: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: SIGNED

Seller ID: 09903


253 pages with Bibliography, Index of Contributors, and Index of Toys and Games. Illustrated. Volume XLVIII in the Texas Folklore Society series that dates back to 1916. Inscribed and signed to the previous owner on the half-title page by the editor, Abernethy. View more info

Image for The Soldier: A Poem

The Soldier: A Poem

By: Aiken, Conrad

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Norfolk, Connecticut, New Directions: 1944

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 09820


Tanned edges and small tear on the spine of the dust jacket. Stapled soft cover book in paper jacket. 32 pages, the last page being Notes. View more info

Image for Dudley LeBlanc: A Biography

Dudley LeBlanc: A Biography

By: Angers, Trent

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Lafayette, Louisiana, Acadian House Publishing: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 09809


95 pages plus ads for books and magazines from the publisher. Black and white photographs. View more info

Image for Delhi Diary, Vol. XI. No. 45, March 13-20, 1970

Delhi Diary, Vol. XI. No. 45, March 13-20, 1970

By: Bazaz, Mohini (Editor)

Price: $100.00

Publisher: DeLhi India, Mohini Bazaz, Caslon Press: 1970

Seller ID: 09891


Very scarce Delhi, India periodical offering a snapshot in time of entertainment, dining, and other cultural options in Delhi one week in 1970. Contents also list churches, tips for tourists, a medical guide, and more. The last page features an article about tiger hunting in the jungles of India. Front cover ads for a beauty salon and Japan Air Lines, while the rear cover shows a full-page ad for a Ravi Shankar concert at Sapru House, New Delhi. Shankar, a master (Pandit... View more info