Colorado Springs: Western Horseman, 1952. First edition. Soft cover. Each 64p, many photos and ads. Lacks the June issue. Average light handling wear and age soil; internally overall very good, clean, complete. Very good. Item #31203
Almost complete year of "the magazine for admirers of stock horses," full of old-time information and photos. Articles by Francis Haines, Bob Sutherland, Anthony Amaral, Willard H. Porter, Lee M. Rice, Bruce Grant, J. Frank Dobie, John Richard Young, Nelson C. Nye, and many more. Articles on early Quarter Horse racing (part of the series), the horses of Buffalo Bill, Arabians and the Kellogg Ranch, famous horses of the past, dude ranching, the Navajo saddle blanket, Thoroughbreds, artist Charles Russell, the McClellan saddle, branding the horses of the Conquest, Appaloosas, Palominos, and much more. Also letters from readers (much on Gene Autry and Champion), "Just Whittlin'," rodeo and show news, and other regular features. Many ads for saddles and other gear, stallions at stud, etc. Sold as a group, lacking one issue. Shipping/handling will be extra; please keep this in mind when ordering.