A.C. McClure & Co., 1909. Item #2598
CARR, Clark E. THE RAILWAY MAIL SERVICE: ITS ORIGIN AND DEVELOPMENT. Illustrated. Chicago: A.C. McClure & Co., 1909. 8vo., printed gray boards & cloth spine; 48 pages. First Edition. An homage to George B. Armstrong, founder of the Postal Railway. Signed presentation from Armstrong's son, George Jr. on the front endpaper: "To Mr. Lisle Terwelleger, With the compliments of Geo. B. Armstrong. Chicago, May 31, 1913." Armstrong Sr. died in 1897. Scarce! Very Good (little wear covers; contents clean & tight). $275.00.