Ridings, Sam P. THE CHISHOLM TRAIL: A History of the World's Greatest Cattle Trail
Guthrie, Oklahoma, Co-Operative Publishing Company, (1936). First edition, first printing. Adams, SIX GUNS, #1856. Hardcover. Library stamping to: all endsheets, all page edges, title page, a few pages, folding map at rear; pocket removal remnant to pastedown, Who's Who bio of John William Poe neatly affixed to pastedown, otherwise a sharp, very good example; no dust jacket.
Inscribed to Mrs. John W. Poe, author of BUCKBOARD DAYS and widow of John W. Poe, deputy sheriff under Pat Garrett and present at the killing of Billy the Kid--dated in 1940 and SIGNED by the author. Mrs. Poe has also SIGNED the title-page. Scarce!