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Buckeye Printer.  by Charles A. Mitten

Buckeye Printer.

by Charles A. Mitten

Publication: 1968

First edition. 8vo. Signed by the author. Limited to 500 copies privately printed for the author. Handwritten letter from the author's wife to a Tucson bookseller discussing the book and her late husband. Pictorial cloth, Buckeye Valley map on front endpapers and printing press on rear endpapers, [4], vii [1], 190 pp., acknowledgments, about the author, preface, illustrated, portraits, appendix. The story of Park Richards Mitten and his family-owned Buckeye Valley News weekly newspaper, 1912-1923. Interesting and amusing stories about running a small town newspaper located outside Phoenix, Arizona. Fine in dust jacket.

Inventory Number: 32889

$45.00