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Young County, History And Biography. by  Carrie J. Crouch

Young County, History And Biography.

by Carrie J. Crouch

First edition. 8vo. Original red cloth, titles stamped in gold gilt on the front cover and spine, maps on front and rear end-papers, frontispiece, [18], 339 [5] pp., foreword, illustrated, map, Biographies of Young County, bibliography, index. Contains a chapter on Cattle Industry of the County, which discusses cowmen of the county, first brands, big ranches, Loving-Goodnight Trail, free grass, cattle stealing, Texas Cattle Raisers Association, and Honoring the Old Oak. Six Guns 517 says "Scarce." "... the author gives a brief history of the Marlowe brothers." Also chapters on County trials, minerals, Fort Belknap, Indians and Indian depredations, etc. This book is very scarce in the first edition. A fine, bright, clean copy of an elusive title.

Inventory Number: 42162

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