Casper, WY: Prairie Publishing Company, 1951. First edition. Hardcover. 207pp. Octavo [23.5 cm] Green cloth over boards with a gilt stamped title on the front cover. The extremities are moderately rubbed, the endsheets are subtly darkened along the hinges, and the threads are just a bit visible the inside margin of the title page. Six-Guns and Saddle Leather, 1268. Very good. Item #50340
With illustrations by the author and family. "This privately printed book gives an account of the killing of Bob Ford by Ed O. Kelly... He makes a statement that Kelly was a friend of Jesse James and had sworn to kill Ford if he ever ran across him. Soapy Smith and Bat Masterson are also mentioned." - Ramon F. Adams, Six-Guns and Saddle Leather.