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04776-M0396EKRL- Journal- THE NORTH-WESTERN FINANCIER, Denver, CO. Vol.1, No.7, Mar. 1891. "Devoted to The Interests and Development of the Great Northwest." Ads from banks, investment companies, mortgage & real estate, etc. Denver Bank Stocks, Colorado Mining Stock Exchange quotations, Denver Items, Real Estate Notes, Colorado Annual Report of Immigration, Money in the Country and World, Railroads; complete news from Dakota, Oregon, Idaho, Montana, Utah, Washington, Wyoming. Many articles on mining, farming, business, etc. Nice typography and head. Illustrated ad on Smith Premier typewriter. Blue wraps. Minimal wear & light folds, small library stamp. 9" x 11-3/4" x 16pp + wraps. $42.00


02931-M0894EE- Post card- MONTGOMERY WARD, Denver, CO. ca 1940s. Reply post card for obtaining Stockman’s Equipment catalogue for "Cowboys, Ranchers, Stockmen". Collage of cowboy scenes. Near mint. 3-1/4" x 5-1/2". $4.00


06249-M0798LCOK- Catalogue- RANCHMAN'S SUPPLY, Denver, CO. ca early 1950s. Combined with WESTERN SADDLERY CO., also of Denver. Western clothes, hats, boots, saddles, tack, bits, spurs, chaps, grooming equip, more. Light edge chipping on about three pages, otherwise very good. 8-1/2" x 107/8" x 36pp. $58.00


06110-M0495EEUA- Broadsheet- THURMAN'S MEN'S STORE, Crossville, TN. ca 1950s. Folded mailer for men's shoes by Roblee. "Fall Roundup" has western theme in illustrations and advertising copy. Lots of large, nice art. 4-panel mailer unfolds to large 11"x 17" broadsheet. Excellent condition. $16.00


00384-B0990QRT- Booklet- WESTERN AMMUNITION HAND BOOK. Olin Industries, New Haven, CT. 1954. Extensive treatment of Western shot shells and center fire cartridges, bullet types, ballistics, pistol and revolver cartridges, steel air rifle shot, Winchester firearms, inserted trajectory chart. Light rubbing and cover soiling. 5-1/2" x 8" x 136pp. $18.00


06294-M0998CECS- Catalogue- COLORADO SADDLERY CO., 1424 Market St, Denver 2, Colo. Cat No.158, 1958. Cowboy goods of all kinds-- saddles, tack, equipment, pack equip, lariats, grooming equipment and supplies, horseshoes, farrier's tools, harness hardware, toy six shooters, lots of gun leather, bits, spurs, much more. Coated stock pages. Retail prices. Dealer's discount schedule still intact. Two strips of skived leather are used as bookmarks. Previous owner has name in ink on front, otherwise excellent condition. Still in tattered old mailing envelope with lots of graphics. 8-1/2" x 10-3/4" x 94pp. $68.00


03607-M0495EAAC- Catalogue- WINCHESTER-WESTERN, New Haven, CT & East Alton, IL. 1962. Center and rim fire rifles, shotguns, ammunition, ballistic data, ammo components. Well illustrated. This is the catalogue with the old photo reproduction on cover which they’ve captioned, "19 Texas Rangers; only 18 Winchesters. Why?" Story and smaller copy of picture inside. Also several historical vignettes of some of their early firearms from page to page. A very collectible issue. Excellent condition. 10" x 7" x 32pp. $24.00


06677-M0900ECUU-Catalogue- STOCKMAN FARMER/MILLER STOCKMAN SUPPLY CO., Denver, CO. Catalog 170, F/W 1972. Highly collectible issue. Cover is colorful facsimile of their S/S 1937 catalogue. Cowboy goods of every kind. Western fashions, boots, Stetson hats, saddles, tack, Crockett and Kelly spurs and bits, ropes, cinches, belts, square dancing goods, etc. Well illustrated. Light soil and clear stain in white borders of covers. Three very small edge tears in cover. 8-1/2"x 10-7/8"x 72pp. $28.00


06450-M0499EREE- Catalogue- TEX TAN WESTERN LEATHER COMPANY, Yoakum, Texas. Cat 78B, F/W 1978. "SADDLELOG" of saddles and complete line of western goods provided for their dealers, in this case, The Horseman's Store, Cookeville, Tenn. Nice color interspersed throughout, cowboy Christmas cover art signed by artist. On heavy coated stock. Excellent condition. 8-3/8"x 10-3/4"x 200pp. $36.00


06668-M0900ECUU- Catalogue- SEARS, ROEBUCK AND CO., No place given. Western Catalog, 1978-1979. Full line of western fashions including some square dancing dresses, jewelry, hats, belts, boots, saddles and tack, vet supplies, grooming equipment, etc. A few small silver fish chews on cover edges, otherwise very good condition. 8-1/4"x 10-7/8"x 47pp. $32.00


07091-M0704EELC- Journal- TACK ‘N TOGS MERCHANDISING, Miller Publishing Co., Minnetonka, Minn. April 1979. Trade publication for horse and rider, both Western and English. Many ads for manufactures and suppliers of the industry and product reviews. Articles include: WERA (Western and English Retailers of America) convention report. (It was sparsely attended that year.), What You Carry Depends On Your Market, Turn-A-Month Health (and grooming) Aids, The Race Track is a Whole ‘Nother Market, Lloyd’s Is a Complete Western Store (in Nampa, Idaho); Retailer’s Hear Display Tips, Suit Sales Advice. Colorful cover. Very good condition. 8-3/8”x 11”x 56pp. $16.00


07092- M0704EELC- Journal- TACK ‘N TOGS MERCHANDISING, Miller Publishing Co., Minnetonka, Minn. March 1980. Trade publication for horse and rider, both Western and English. Many ads for manufactures and suppliers of the industry and product reviews. Featured in this issue are saddles and tack. Articles include: High Prices Dog Saddle Market, Hey, I’m Gonna’ Make it, Okay?, Salespeople Must Be Saddle Experts, Growth Prevails Among English Suppliers, Showmakers, Silver Trim: Taste Replaces Bulk, Tatanka Means Buffalo (report of one South Dakota Indian shop making saddles form buffalo hide leather), Hire These ‘Free’ Management Consultants. Very good condition. 8-3/8”x 11”x 82pp. $16.00


07006-M89EEE- Buyers Guide- TACK ‘N TOGS MERCHANDISING, Miller Publishing Co., Minnetonka, Minn. July 1996. 1996-97 Tack ‘n Togs Book. "A Buyers Guide to Products for the Horse and Rider". Voluminous directory with colorful ads of all those organizations supplying western and English shops. Categories include Manufacturers/Importers/Suppliers, Manufactures’ Suppliers, Directory of Brand Names, Manufacturers’ Representatives; Distributors, Wholesalers, Jobbers; Permanent Showrooms, Major Horse Shows and Rodeo Dates, Directory of Associations, Dealer’s Product Corral. Indispensable tool for anyone in the business or for general interest. It’s a big one! Almost as new. 8"x 10-3/4"x 480pp. $22.00


06796-M0600EEEE- Catalogue- SHEPLER'S, Wichita. KS. Fall 1997. "The World’s Largest Western Stores & Catalog". Everything western for men and women: clothes, boots, belts, buckles, accessories, etc. 8-3/8" 8-1/4"x 70pp. $14.00


06245-M0798EEE- Poster- TRIPLE W ARENA/CIRCLE B RODEO COMPANY, Cookeville, TN. 1998. Green poster material with black silhouette bull rider and typography. Announces professional rodeo sanctioned by National Cowboys Assoc. Very good condition. 11-1/8"x 17". $12.00


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