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    John W. Hunter. Rise and Fall of the Mission San Saba, to Which is Appended a Brief History of the Bowie or Almagres Mine, also a Sketch of Summerland and its Builders. [Mason, 1905]. First edition. 8vo. 84pp. Illustrations. Folding plan of Mission San Saba. Original printed green wrappers. Some chipping to spine. In custom folding box; rounded morocco spine with gilt lettering. Very good.
    Reference: Howes H817.


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    John W. Hunter, father of J. Marvin Hunter, was a celebrated Texas newspaperman. This scarce pamphlet continues to possess some cachet for those interested in the Los Almagres Mine.



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