Friends Monthly Book Auction

June 2016

To view these items and make a bid, visit the display case next to the parking lot entrance of the Central Library.  Bidding ends on Wednesday, July 1st at 6:00 p.m.   

1. Up Front; by copyright 1945; Cartoonist Bill Mauldin draws pictures during WWII; excellent condition;               minimum bid $6

2. Heidi Grows Up; copyright 1938;  book answers what happens to Heidi and her adventures, growing up   minimum bid $6

3. Dinah Shore Cookbook; copyright 1983; hand signed 1983; singer, TV host;        minimum bid $6

4. Tell me about God;  edited by Mary Alice Jones, director of Children’s religious education; illustrated by Pelagie Doane;     minimum bid $6

5. The Hollywood Bowl Cookbook;  picnics under the stars; first printing 2002; good condition; book used as a fund raiser for music education;                   minimum bid $6

6. Raymond Chandler’s mystery omnibus;  second printing June 1945; The Big Sleep and Farewell My Lovely stories included; yellowing pages, but in fair condition;      minimum bid $6
7. California Mission Days; California State Series, 1957; from local school, Lou Henry Hoover Elementary School; by Helen Baver;  minimum bid $6

8. Blondie and Dagwood’s snapshot clue; copyright 1943; given as a Christmas gift in 1944; worn and aged, but fun to collect;                minimum bid $6

9.  Portrait of a Lady;  by Henry James; copyright 1909; good condition;          minimum bid $5

10.  With the 364th Infantry; copyright 1919; WWI battles in France and Belgium; good condition;           minimum bid $6