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1 Diehl, Charles Sanford. THE STAFF CORRESPONDENT. How the News of the World is Collected and Dispatched By a Body of Trained Press Writers. The Beginning and Growth of the World-Wide Associated Press News Service.
San Antonio, Texas The Clegg Co. 1931 First, Limited Edition Hardcover Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Inscribed By the Author
Number 126 of 500 copies of the first edition, this one inscribed to a relative, Mrs. H. H. Chandler, of Diehl's father-in-law (Henry B. Chandler, one of the owners of the Chicago Times). Includes the author's account of the Chicago Fire and its aftermath. Diehl was also "detailed to take up the work of the correspondent who died with Custer." He went on to cover the campaigns of Terry, Crook and others, as well as the Spanish-American War. Illustrated with black and white photo reproductions, including frontis. of author. Octavo, tan cloth spine over pale green paper-covered boards, 297 pages; some scattered foxing, offset tanning on the endpapers, one rough opening. 006464 
Price: 150.00 USD
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