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03726-M0595CCHO- Original 19th Century Woodcut- HORSESHOEING IN THE ARMY, HARPER’S WEEKLY. Delicately hand colored. 11-1/2" x 16". $50.00


03800-M0695EKKH- Flier- DEVLIN & CO., NY & Washington. Jan 1879. Printed circular used as insert for new price list for Naval Uniforms. Not illustrated. Excellent condition. 5-1/2" x 8-1/2". $8.00


05659-M1296EURE- Journal- PUCK, Puck Building, Keppler & Schwarzmann. New York. Vol. XLIV, No.1121, Aug 31,1898. Front is full page chromolithograph of "Mr. Mars, God Of War" sitting atop his trunk blubbering because peace had been declared between Spain and U.S.; full center spread of Uncle Sam sheathing his sword and a Red Cross nurse binding the wounds of a Spanish soldier w/ images of  Spanish atrocities against native Americans hovering in clouds. Caption says: "Then And Now.  We Have Not Only Given A Lesson In War, But A Lesson In Humanity."  Back cover has full page w/domestic scene of Little Willie, Mama, and Grandma. Many other black and white illustrations throughout including one derogatory one by Gallaway of caricatured black gambler defending himself to his wife in dialect. Chromo artists are Dalrymple, Keppler and O'Neill Latham. A few corner and edge chips, some repaired edge tears. Generally good, however. Any of these illustrations would frame and display beautifully. 10-1/2" x 14" x 16pp. $38.00


01490-M0293ELCE- Catalogue- DETROIT ENGINE WORKS, Detroit, MI, 1914. Price List Of Repair Parts For Detroit Stationary Engines, Bulletin No. III, Part 3. All parts illustrated. Interesting half-tone of a small electric power station at U.S. military encampment, Camp Perry, OH, with two soldiers in attendance. Back cover is full page illustrated ad for the Wadsworth Light Kerosene Tractors. Stained and edge chips. 7-3/4" x 10-1/2" x 16pp. $28.00


06676-M0595EESC- Book- TOLD IN THE HUTS, The YMCA Gift Book. Third Impression, Dec 1916. Contributed by Soldiers & War Workers. With Introduction by Arthur K. Yapp. Illustrated by the late Cyrus Cuneo, being the last work of this famous Artist. Several full page color plates. Published for the Benefit of the Y.M.C.A.  Active service Campaign amongst our Soldiers, Sailors & Munitions Workers in all parts of the World. London, Jarrold & Sons. New York, Frederick A. Stokes Company, Publishers. Color illustrated paper covered boards with cloth spine. Anthology of World War I era. General theme seems to glorify war somewhat. Boards stained and worn, paper cover chipped. Bindings tight. Some foxing to pages. X-library. 7-1/2”x 9-7/8”x 236pp. $28.00


04002-M0795ECEA- Book- INFANTRY DRILL REGULATIONS, United States Infantry Association, Washington, DC. 1919. Annotated, illustrated. Prepared at the Headquarters of the Expeditionary Forces in France. 4-1/4” x 5-1/2” x 226pp. $12.00


01575-M0393EEKE- Envelope- MUTUAL BENEFIT LIFE INSURANCE CO., Newark, NJ. 1919. L.D. Drewry, Gen Agent, Chattanooga, TN (w/canceled 3˘ Washington stamp). Mailed to a customer in Forbus, TN. Forbus is a little crossroads about three miles up the way from Pall Mall, TN, home of Sgt. Alvin C. York. This envelope is beautifully chromolithographed with a WWI sentry illustration looking surprisingly like Sgt. York. York was a hero in this area, even more so than nationally, and this could well have been playing to his popularity. Envelope has been torn off on the end, but chromo is well preserved. 6-1/2”x 3-1/8”. $22.00


02638-M0994EESC- Journal- THE POINTER, U.S. Military Academy, West Point, NY. Dec 10, 1926. Ads from Prince Albert, Camel, beautiful full color ad from Lucky Strike on back cover. 8-1/2" x 12" x 40 pp. $12.00


02639-M0994EESC- Journal- THE POINTER, U.S. Military Academy, West Point, NY. Sep 18, 1926. Ads from Camel, Prince Albert, Lucky Strike and more. 8-1/2" x 12" x 32 pp. $6.00


02640-M0994EESC- Journal- THE POINTER, U. S. Military Academy, West Point, NY. Oct 2, 1926. Ads from Camel, Prince Albert and more. 8-1/2" x 12" x 28 pp. $4.00


02641-M0994EESC- Journal- THE POINTER, U.S. Military Academy, West Point, NY. Oct 15, 1926. Ads from Camel and more. 8-1/2" x 12" x 36 pp. $4.00


02642-M0994EESC- Journal- THE POINTER, U.S. Military Academy, West Point, NY. Oct 29, 1926. Ads from Camel, Prince Albert. Beautiful color Lucky Strike ad on back cover. Suitable for framing and display. 8-3/4" x 12" x 40 pp. $8.00


02637-M0994EESC- Program- West Point Military Academy- A NAUTICAL KNOT presented by the Dialectic Society, 1927. Group photos, ads, original musical score, etc. Very good condition. 8-3/4" x 12" x 48pp. $6.00


02643-M0994EESC- Journal- THE POINTER, U.S. Military Academy, West Point, NY. Mar 11, 1927. Ads from Coke, Camel, Old Gold, Prince Albert & more. Beautiful color Lucky Strike/Half and Half ad on back cover by John Held, Jr. (1889-1958). His art goes at auction for from $300 to $4,000. Suitable for framing and display. 8-3/4" x 12" x 32 pp. $18.00


02644-M0994EESC- Journal- THE POINTER, U.S. Military Academy, West Point, NY. Apr 8, 1927. Ads from Camel, Old Gold, Prince Albert and more. Beautiful color Lucky Strike/Half and Half ad on back cover by John Held, Jr. (1889-1958). His art goes at auction from $300 to $4,000. Suitable for framing and display. 8-3/4" x 12" x 32 pp. $18.00


02645-M0994EESC- Journal- THE POINTER, U.S. Military Academy, West Point, NY. Apr 22, 1927. Nice cover. Ads from Old Gold, Prince Albert and more. 8-3/4" x 12" x 32 pp. $4.00


02646-M0994EESC- Journal- THE POINTER, U.S. Military Academy, West Point, NY. May 2, 1927. Nice cover. Ads from Camel, Old Gold, Prince Albert and more. 8-3/4" x 12" x 32 pp. $4.00


02647-M0994EESC-Journal- THE POINTER, U.S. Military Academy, West Point, NY. May 20, 1927. Ads from Coke, Camel, Old Gold and more. Beautiful color Lucky Strike/Half and Half ad on back cover by John Held, Jr. (1889-1958).His art goes at auction from $300 to $4,000. Suitable for framing and display. 8-3/4" x 12" x 36 pp. $18.00


00845-B0990ELEE- Journal- THE MAINTENANCE ENGINEER. Supply Div. U.S. Army Corp Eng., Ft Belvoir, VA. Vol.I, No.2, June 1942. Restricted. Illustrated. Ft. Belvoir was formerly the home of the U.S. Army Engineering School and the Engineering Center Regiment. We’ve heard that all has been moved to Ft. Leonard Wood now. We taught Topographic and Geodetic Surveying there from 1959 to 1962. Allied officers from all our many nations came through the school. Our friends in those days included Libya, Iran and Laos. Times do change. Very good condition. 8-1/2" x 10-1/2" x 32pp. $8.00


04666-M0395ECOA- Booklet- PICTORIAL MANUAL of Aircraft, U.S.N.T.S. (Recognition) Columbus, OH. 1942. Restricted. Pictures and silhouette illustrations of all U.S. Army, Navy and R.A.F. aircraft. Used for training & reference to make sure you didn't shoot down a Friendly! Or, conversely, if you did not recognize it as a Friendly, shoot or dive for cover! Similar methods still used. Heavy coated stock, cord bound. Light cover soil. 10-1/4" x 6-1/4" x 56pp. $36.00


06483-M0799ELEE- Catalogue- N. FLAYDERMAN & CO., New Milford, CT. Cat. No. 69, late 1960s. Purveyors of Military Antiquities. Special Clearance Sale. Firearms, accessories, books, prints, engravings, edged weapons, memorabilia, etc. Comprehensive selection. Order form laid in. Very good condition. 5-1/2" x 8-1/2" x 80pp. $18.00


06823-M1117ECHL- Catalogue- U. S. CAVALRY STORE, INC. Radcliff, KY. 1982. Your Complete Catalog of Hard to Find Military Items. Army, Air Force, USMC, Navy, Law Enforcement uniforms of all kinds from fatigues to dress, insignia, decals, M.P. and dress accessories, ribbons, medals, chevrons, patches, police accessories, sabers, swords, jewelry, watches, collector buckles, flags and pennants, guidons, outdoor and field accessories, bayonets, throwing knives, C-Rations, replica firearms, military books, games and models, and much more. Quite comprehensive and a very colorful presentation. They are still in business and have a presence on the Web. Bug bite lower cover edge and a cover crease. 8-1/2" x 11" x 96pp. $24.00


06827-M1117ECHL- Catalogue- ACE ARMY SURPLUS, Cookeville TN. 1987 "Something for Everyone." "We Want YOU As Our Customer." Line art presentation. Some bug scaling to cover and staples are rusty. 5-1/2" x 8-1/2" x 72pp. $8.00


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