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Dust of the Desert; Plain Tales of the Desert and the Border, ca. 1936

Title Page of Dust of The Desert by Jack Weadock, circa 1936

Jack Weadock, 1899-1970, was a soldier, author, and newspaperman; worked for the Arizona Daily Star from 1923 to 1969. Author's original typescript and revision, printer's copy, and galley proofs. The book is a collection of Weadock's weekly columns relating incidents of Arizona history.