Percy Bowden Born to be a Frontier Lawman

Bond, Ervin

Published by Private Printing, 1976
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Hardback book bound in brown cloth-covered boards with gilt title on the spine. Book has light sunning along the very tip of the top edge and has former owner's name on first end page. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR on the title page. The dust jacket has light edge wear, a sunned spine and light rubs along the fold. Percy was born in Idaho, but his family moved to Pearce, Arizona when he was 3 and on to Tombstone where his career in law started. An interesting biography of a local lawman. A few black and white photos. 82 pages. Bookseller Inventory # 012650

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Title: Percy Bowden Born to be a Frontier Lawman
Publisher: Private Printing
Publication Date: 1976
Binding: Hard Back
Book Condition: VG
Dust Jacket Condition: VG-
Signed: Signed By Author
Edition: First Edition

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Bond, Ervin
Published by Published By Author, Douglas, AZ (1976)
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Book Description Published By Author, Douglas, AZ, 1976. First Edition. Octavo. 82 pages, signed by the author on the title page. The controversial story began when Percy Bowden decided that so many lies were told about him that he got Ervin Bond to write covering his life as "the kid chief of police" in Douglas to his encounters with Burt Alvord and Billy Stiles. He talks about the Mexican Revolution, Prohibition, the labor troubles in World War I and the Bisbee Deportation to becoming involved with Aimee Semple McPherson's "escape" from her "captors". Bound in brown cloth, spine lettering gilt, in unclipped dust jacket rubbed and edge wear. Seller Inventory # 025601

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BOND, ERVIN
Published by [Published By Ervin Bond], 1976., Douglas (1976)
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Book Description [Published By Ervin Bond], 1976., Douglas, 1976. First edition. First edition. 8vo. Brown cloth, titles stamped in gold gilt on the spine, brown front and rear endpapers, [12], 82 [2] pp., foreword, introduction, illustrated from photographs, portraits, postscript. A biography of Percy Bowden (1893-1974) who was the Chief of Police of the Mexican border town of Douglas, Arizona for over 50 years. The life and adventures of a man who was known nationwide for running the cleanest border city in the entire United States. He was recognized for his effective results in the struggle with the bootleggers between Rodeo, New Mexico and towns in Cochise County, Arizona. He also became acquainted with Aimee Semple McPherson and the notorious gangster and bank robber, John Dillinger during their visits to Douglas. Fine in dust jacket with light wear to the spine ends and corners. Seller Inventory # 44614

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Bond, Ervin
Published by Erwin Bond, Arizona (1976)
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Book Description Erwin Bond, Arizona, 1976. Hardcover. Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. Fast shipping with free delivery confirmation. Seller Inventory # 023408

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