Star Reporters and 34 of Their Stories

By: Greene, Ward

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1st Edition / 1st Printing (Stated) - No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. DJ is fair. From private collection, dust cover is in archival mylar. Includes stories by Damon Runyon, H. L. Menken, Heywood Broun, Don Marquis, Irwin Cobb, Gene Fowler, John Steinbeck and 23 Others. . . . . . . . . TABLE OF CONTENTS: 1.) Stanley finds Livingstone by Henry Morton Stanley -- 2.) Eneas comes home by Harry Stillwell Edwards -- 3.) No gloves, no gorillas by Arthur Brisbane -- 4.) Death of Rodriguez by Richard Harding Davis -- 5.) Sob sister by Winifred Black -- 6.) President is inaugurated by Samuel G. Blythe -- 7.) Ship burns by Lindsay Denison -- 8.) Woman tells by Irvin S. Cobb -- 9.) When John Reed rode with Villa by John Reed -- 10.) Man is hanged by Rogers Winter -- 11.) Hallelujah! by F. F. Van de Water -- 12.) Dream-scoop comes true by Floyd P. Gibbons -- 13.) Great Mr. O'Malley by Frank Ward O'Malley -- 14.) Mehitabel on reporters by Don Marquis -- 15.) Taps for a hero by Kirke L. Simpson -- 16.) World and the devil by Rowland Thomas -- 17.) Bye, bye, blackbird! by W. A. Macdonald -- 18.) Baltimore nonpareil by H. L. Mencken -- 19.) Two men in a cave by William Burke Miller -- 20.) Remember the pig woman? by Dudley Nichols --------- SIX FROM THE SPORTS PAGE, AND ONE FOR LUCK: 21a.) Rice at Thermopylae by Grantland Rice -- 21b.) Broun on the campus by Heywood Broun -- 21c.) Pegler among the Platonians by Westbrook Pegler -- 21d.) Runyon among the rich by Damon Runyon -- 21e.) Ride with the Red Devils by Edward J. Neil -- 21f.) Corum in old Kentucky by Bill Corum -- 21g.) One more for lady luck by John Steinbeck -- 22.) Woman burns by Gene Fowler -- 23.) This was dry America by Alva Johnston --------- DEAC LAYMANS DAY OFF: 24a.) Lindbergh's flight by Edwin L. James -- 24b.) Lindbergh's farewell by Lauren D. Lyman -- 25.) Shooting of John Dillinger by Jack Lait -- 26.) Judge Lynch in California by Wililam C. Wren, Alvin D. Hyman and Josua Eppinger -- 27.) How dear to my heart by F. A. Behymer.

Title: Star Reporters and 34 of Their Stories

Author Name: Greene, Ward

Categories: American History,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Random House: 1948

ISBN Number: B0006EOJPC

Book Condition: Collectible - Very Good

Jacket Condition: Fair

Seller ID: 80953