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On a Slow Train Through Arkansaw [sic] : Sayings of Southern Darkies. Printed 1903

On a Slow Train Through Arkansaw [sic] : Sayings of Southern Darkies. Printed 1903

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96 pp., cartoon illustrations.

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Jackson, Thomas William. ON A SLOW TRAIN THROUGH ARKANSAW [sic]

FUNNY RAILROAD STORIES - SAYINGS OF THE SOUTHERN DARKIES - ALL THE LATEST AND BEST MINSTREL JOKES OF THE DAY.

Chicago: Thos. W. Jackson, Publisher, 1903. 96 pp., cartoon illustrations. First edition.

Original printed wrappers are lacking. Printed on inexpensive pulp paper, now uniformly browned.

Minor loss at lower corner of last three leaves. A good copy of this fragile item. Some of the stories are in Negro dialect.