12mo muted mustard colored with pictorial wrappers, illustrated, 28pp. A gaff is a metal spur for a gamecock used to injure its opponent. Front cover reads "Gaffs and Supplies for every type of fighting cock from Bantams to Shakes" and is illustrated with a gaff and parallel lines. Back cover is illustrated with two fighting cocks. Title page reads "Superior Quality HAND-FORGED GAFFS AND THE FINEST LINE OF SUPPLIES" and is illustrated with fighting cocks not fighting and in a barnyard scene. Zip code present suggests a date in the 1960s and a phone number reminiscent of the 1950's (OXford6-0706). There are various disclaimers, instructions on how to order, etc. Most pages illustrate two gaffs with simple description. In middle of catalog is "To the Cocking Fraternity", a brief mission statement if you will. Cover print and illustrations are clear, nice. very small (half a diameter of a pencil eraser)surface chip in field at foredge of front cover. Back cover lower foredge corner has some hard-to-see creasing. 28th page, same corner, has a gentle crease. Clean pages. Slightest evidence of use. A neat and interesting catalog. Conservatively VG+ Language: eng Language: eng 0.0 Language: eng 0.0 Language: eng 0.0 Language: eng 0.0 Language: eng Language: eng Language: eng Language: eng Language: eng Language: eng. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: GAFFS AND SUPPLIES SUPERIOR QUALITY CATALOG ...
Publisher: Randall Burkey Co, San Antonio, no date, ca 1960s
Binding: Soft cover
Book Condition: Very Good
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