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1 Acheson, Sam 35,000 Days in Texas : a history of the Dallas News and its Forbears
New York, NY the Macmillan Company 1938 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall Photos Autographed Letter Signed By Author
337 pp, red clothcovered boards w/gilt lettering, Inscribed & SIGNED. light foxing to edges. 
Price: 23.59 USD
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2 American Fire & Marine Insurance Company Letterhead : American Fire & Marine Insurance Company
Galveston, TX American Fire & Marine Insurance Company Sheet Very Good No Jacket Sm4to from 9" to 11" 
1 sheet, Letter from the American Fire & Marine Insurance Company of Galveston, Texas with illustration of shield with flying eagle in middle. This is second request about the consolidation of American Fire & Marine Insurance Company with American Indemnity Company. 
Price: 5.10 USD
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3 Anderson, Martin A Guide to Church Building and Fund Raising
Minneapolis, MN Augsburg Publishing House 1959 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall Drawings and Photos 
69 pp, light brown boards. Book supplies information & guidance f/building fund committees, ministers & theological students. prev own name front pastedown, 
Price: 9.14 USD
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4 Anonymous How to Use the Chinese Abacus
Kowloon, Hong Kong Swindon Book Company n.d. Soft Cover w/staples Very Good- No Jacket 12mo - over 7" - 71/2" Tall Illustrated 
20 pp, light tan SC wraps w/black lettering & illustration on the front cover w/orange border. The Chinese abacus consists of a wooden frame, wooden beads and columns. The frame is divided by a eam into two sectiosn, the upper and the lower. The ordinary abacus has nine, eleven, or thirteen columns. There are two beads above the beam and five below it. Each upper bead equals 5 lower beads in the same column. Each lower bead equals 10 on the immediate right-hand column. slight vertical crease in middle of the booklet. 
Price: 12.71 USD
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5 Appalachian Gas Corporation Stock Certificate for One Hundred Shares of Appalachian Gas Corporation
Appalachian Gas Corporation 1931 Sheet Fair+ No Jacket Oblong 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall Central Banknote Company 
1 sheet (8-3/4" x 12-1/4"). tan-red-black illustrated w/dark red illustrated border & white front panel w/text. This is stock certificate #NC17580 for 100 shares of common stock dated Nov 20, 1931. The company was incorporated under the laws of the state of Delaware. The certificate is signed by the assistant secretary and president. It was countersigned by The Chemical Bank & Trust Company. the certificate has burnt chip on the two ends 1-1/2" x 3/8" and has hole burnt in the middle harred damage in center of the certificate (1/2" x 2-1/4") 
Price: 12.75 USD
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6 Appalachian Gas Corporation Stock Certificate for One Hundred Shares of Appalachian Gas Corporation
Appalachian Gas Corporation 1931 Sheet Good No Jacket Oblong 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall Central Banknote Company 
1 sheet (8-3/4" x 12-1/4"). tan-red-black illustrated w/dark red illustrated border & white front panel w/text. This is stock certificate #NC16637 for 100 shares of common stock dated Nov 9, 1931. The company was incorporated under the laws of the state of Delaware. The certificate is signed by the assistant secretary and president. It was countersigned by The Chemical Bank & Trust Company. the certificate has burnt chip on the two ends 1-1/2" x 3/8" and has 1/2" x 1/2" hole & charred damage in center of the certificate. 
Price: 19.98 USD
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7 Ashkenazi, Elliott Business of Jews in Louisiana, 1840-1875
Tuscaloosa, AL The University of Alabama Press 1988 0817303189 / 9780817303181 Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo Photos, Tables & Maps 
xii, 219 pp, blu cloth covered boards w/silver lettering, glossy wht dj w/purple borders & illustration & w/purple-green lettering on the spine. The book researches whether the Jews who lived in the SOuth during the 19th century, acted differently from their non-Jewish neighbors in commercial matters. 
Price: 15.09 USD
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8 B. Heller & Co. Heller's Guide for Ice-Cream Makers
Chicago, IL B. Heller & Co. 1918 6th Edition Hard Cover Good+ No Jacket 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall Photos & Illustrations 
154 pp, dark blue cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering on the front panel & spine. pages 134-154 color illustrated advertising pages for various products produced by B. Heller & Co. pages 10-24 black-and-white photos of company officers and various machines and offices of B. Heller & co. This book is a reference book to be used by the beginner and also the assistant to the expert and experienced ice-cream maker. The book contains numerous recipes for different flavors of ice cream and sherberts. Contains an article "The use of vegetable gum in Ice Cream" and "Bacteriology of Ice Cream." It also has article "Sugar substitutes in the ice cream mix." Chart of legal standards for dairy products, table for figuring net profits, and other information. A loose article titled "A New Time Saving Chart" which is a full-range standardizing and computing chart for the diary industries, and other uses. some wear to the corners. 
Price: 40.38 USD
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9 Beebe, Lucius and Clegg, Charles U.S. West : the saga of Wells Fargo
New York, NY Bonanza Books 1999 0517140195 / 9780517140192 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Sm4to from 9" to 11" Illustrated 
320 pp, quarterbound w/brown papercovered boards w/grey cloth spine w/brown lettering, dj gilt blk w/illustrated front. a colorful & spendid cavalcade of our country's past. prev owner's bookplate on the FPD, prev owner stamped on the ffep. 
Price: 12.75 USD
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10 Bilstein, Roger and Miller, Jay Aviation in Texas
Austin, TX Texas Monthly Press, Inc. 1985 0932012957 / 9780932012951 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall Photos 
288 pp, blu clothcovered boards w/gilt lettering on the spine, blu-brown dj w/color illustrated front panel and brown rear panel w/black-and-white photos. The story of the history of aviation in Texas, from Jacob Brodbeck's reported flight in 1865 to the development of the Manned Spacecraft Center in Houston. The book contains more than three hundred photographs and it spotlights the personalities and events that contributed to the heritage of the industry. 
Price: 27.63 USD
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11 Bullet Proof & Non-Shatterable Glass Corp. Letterhead : Bullet Proof & Non-Shatterable Glass Corporation
New York, NY Bullet Proof & Non-Shatterable Glass Corp. Sheet Very Good No Jacket 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall 
1 sheet, Letter from the Bullet Proof & Non-Shatterable Glass Corporation followup letter to a potential investor about investing in the company offering a folder about investing. This letterhead has Armor Glass "True to its Name" in rectangular logo beneath the company name. 
Price: 4.25 USD
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12 Bullet Proof & Non-Shatterable Glass Corp. Letterhead : Bullet Proof & Non-Shatterable Glass Corporation
New York, NY Bullet Proof & Non-Shatterable Glass Corp. Sheet Very Good No Jacket 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall 
1 sheet, Letter from the Bullet Proof & Non-Shatterable Glass Corporation. This leeter tells the potential investor how science has developed a glass that will not shatter and fly. It is Armor Glass. Tells the reader how Andrew Carnegie purchased shares in a company controlling a certain invention for sleeping cars. How the dividends from this was the foundation of the Carnegie Millions. This letterhead has Armor Glass "True to its Name" in rectangular trademark beneath the company name. 
Price: 4.25 USD
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13 Bullet Proof & Non-Shatterable Glass Corp. Letterhead : Bullet Proof & Non-Shatterable Glass Corporation
New York, NY Bullet Proof & Non-Shatterable Glass Corp. Sheet Very Good No Jacket 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall 
1 sheet, Letter from the Bullet Proof & Non-Shatterable Glass Corporation followup letter to a potential investor about investing in the company offering a folder about investing. This letter tells the potential investor how the demand for their product is so great they have been forced to increase their production facilities. It also advertises that this product has been installed on the U.S.S. Arizona, USS West Virginia and the USS Mississippi. This letterhead has the diamond shaped logo for Bullet Proof & Non-Shatterable Glass Corporation beneath the company's name & address. 
Price: 5.10 USD
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14 Bullet Proof & Non-Shatterable Glass Corp. Letterhead : Bullet Proof & Non-Shatterable Glass Sales Co.
New York, NY Bullet Proof & Non-Shatterable Glass Corp. Sheet Very Good No Jacket 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall 
1 sheet, Letter from the Bullet Proof & Non-Shatterable Glass Sales Co. extolling the virtues of the company to a potential investor. 
Price: 3.40 USD
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15 Carlisle, John G. Secretary of the Treasury Obligations of the Government - 54th Congress, 1st Session - Document No. 154
Washington, D.C. Government Printing Office 1896 Quarter-Leather HB Very Good No Jacket 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall 
42 pp, quarterbound w/brown leather corners and spine w/gilt lettering, w/marbled papercovered boards and marbled endpapers, all three edges marbled. In the Senate of the United States the Vice-President presented a letter from the Secretary of the Treasury, transmitting, in response to resolution of the Seanta, dated December 31, 1895, that the Secretary of the Treasury be directed to report to the Senate a statement containing a copy of each obligation of the government since March 4, 1789, etc., papers called for by said resolution. 
Price: 125.38 USD
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16 Chapman, Joseph Owners of Preferred Stock Letter
Minneapolis, MN Public Utilites Consolidated Corporation 1935 Sheet Very Good No Jacket Sm4to from 9" to 11" 
1 sheet (8-1/2" x 10-15/16), letter to the owners of preferred stock of Public Utilites Consolidated Corporation who have not deposited with any committee or depositary. It informs the holder that they need to send in their certificates for the common stock of the new company. 
Price: 4.25 USD
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17 Chas. B. Davis & Co. Temporary Receipt - Stock Purchase - 5
Houston, TX Chas. B. Davis & Co. Investment Securities 1932 Sheet Very Good No Jacket Oblong 64mo - 3" to 3-1/2" 
5 receipts, green-yel-wht. Five receipts for the purchase of 25 shares each on Feb 29, 1932, March 17, 1932, March 22, 1932 and March 24th, 1932 for Texas Gulf Producing Company and subsidiary. The 25 shares were purchased for $125.00. The Texas Gulf Producing Company drilled the first well beneath the salt dome in Barbers Hill Field in Northeast Chambers County. a section one half inch by three inches has burned off the fore edge of the folded sheet. 
Price: 17.00 USD
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18 Chen, Aric Campbell Kids: A Souper Century
New York, NY Harry N Abrams Inc 2004 081095043X / 9780810950436 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Sm4to from 9" to 11" Illustrated 
112 pp, red-cream-green-pink color illustrated boards and dj. The author recounts the Kids' story in three strands: the growth and development of the Campbell Soup Company, the changing image of the Campbell Kids, and the related cultural and economic shifts experienced by Americans these past one hundre years. The book contains more than 340 images culled from the Campbell Soup Company Archive. 
Price: 12.11 USD
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19 Chessher, Allen H. Let There be Light : a History of Guadalupe Valley Electric Cooperative 25th Anniversary
San Antonio, TX The Naylor Company 1964 Hard Cover Leatherette Very Good+ Very Good- 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall Endpaper Maps 
xi, [5], 98 pp, grey leatherette hard covers w/wraparound blu illustration of power lines on front, rear panels & spine, endpaper maps of Guadalupe, Gonzales, and Lavaca Counties. Rural Americans wanted electric light in 1935, but private utitlity companies wanted a rate of profit that the incomes of farmers count not provide. 
Price: 23.38 USD
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20 Cisneros, Henry G. and Rosales, John Casa y Comunidad : Latino Home and Neighborhood Design
Washington, D.C. BuilderBooks.com 2006 0867186135 / 9780867186130 First Edition Soft Cover Near Fine No Jacket Sm4to from 9" to 11" Photos Signed by Author
xviii, 226 pp, glossy red-brown SC wraps w/color pictorial front panel, SIGNED by Henry Cisneros on the title page. The book looks at the growing and increasingly prosperous U.S. Latino community and their housing needs. The book helps all segments of the housing industry to understand and work with Latinos. The book contains colorful photos, data, and success stories and provides strategies for reaching and doing business with Latino home buyers. 
Price: 46.75 USD
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