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Temperance Publications


 
 

National Woman's Christian Temperance Union publications, The Union Signal, Emmanuel Movement,

books, pamphlets, booklets, brochures, leaflets, letters, and printed material.

Carry Nation SIGNED

By Arnold Madison

Thomas Nelson Inc., Publishers, 1977 First edition stated, Hardcover, 162pp. Inscribed by author, "...and for Claudis - Cheers! Arnold Madison 215278" Book and dust jacket are in Fine condition with dust jacket in an acid protective cover.

$20.

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SOLD  Autobiography and Personal Recollections of John B. Gough with 26 Years’
Experience as a Public Speaker
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Bill, Nicols & Co., Springfield, Mass., 1870. 552 pages. Left the Washingtonians
and became a nationally-famous Temperance speaker. Cruikshank illus. Poor, needs
rebound. Water stains first few pages. Reading copy only. AS IS. (Washingtonian)
 # BC119  SOLD

 Christian Herald 1934

Article by Berton Braley
"So This Is Repeal" Prohibition article. Magazine has age and minor flaws to covers
in VG condition.

 

 # RW133  $30.
Larger Photo & Information  Father Penn and John Barleycorn - 1920 1st Edition SIGNED
By Harry M. Chalfant
Harrisburg, PA, 1920 1st edition, Hardcover 291pp.
Very Good ++ condition Signed by Author. He provides the explanation for
Temperance so future generations will understand.
Unmarked other than authors inscription.
 # RW116  SOLD
 Forty Years’ Fight with the DRINK DEMON or a History of the Temperance
Reform as I have seen it and My Labor in Connection Thereof

by Charles Jewett, M.D., New York, Nat’l Temp. Society, 1876. 407 pages,
several full page portraits, Spine shot, needs rebound. Contents ok. Famous national
temperance advocate and circuit speaker.
 # BC124  $30.
Larger Photo & Information  History of the Independent Order or Templars - 1881
By Rev. T.F. Parker,
NY; Phillips & Hunt, 1982, Hardcover 311pp.

Member signed and dated 1882 on first blank page. This is like their Lodge Book.
The Good Templars had a membership of almost ¾ million at one point. This book
was designed to look old fashioned, embellished with all the old trimmings. Leather
corners, colored front and back pages and endpages colored to match. Front bottom
cover has water stain 2x3” very good condition otherwise.

 # RW119  SOLD
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 Lincoln-Lee Legion -Pledge Card
Copyright 1903, By Howard Russell and by The Anti-Saloon League of America.
Fine condition.
The Lincoln–Lee Legion was established in 1903 to promote the signing of
abstinence pledges by children. The pledge called for a lifetime commitment to abstain
from alcoholic beverages.

 # JF118  SOLD
Larger Photo & Information  Memories of the Crusade - revised from 1888 edition 1890, Sub titled- Great
Uprising of Women of Ohio in 1873 By Mother Stewart ( She got that name from
nursing soldiers in the Civil War ) This is a 535 page history of Woman’s
Temperance by this famous early crusader.
Book is in Very Good condition. Illustrated.
 # RW129  SOLD
SOLD  On Vital Reserves The Energies of Men - 1911 Edition
by William James
(The earlier 1st Edition was 1899) this Edition was during the time Elwood
Worcester head of the Emmanuels was having it copied and distributed to their
members. They had reading Lists like early AA. This is One of Worcesters
favorites. Small book 80 pages. Very Good condition unmarked
 # RW111  SOLD
SOLD  Pax Vobiscum
by Henry Drummond -1891 revised edition ( 1st was 1890 ) unmarked, soft cover
material, 60 pages. Used by Early AAs and Emmanuels. Required Reading.
Top of spine has 3 inch tear otherwise VG condition.
 # RW113  SOLD
SOLD  Strong Drink; and The Curse and the Cure.
By T. S. Arthur. Hubbard Bros., Philadelphia et al, 1877. 670pp. Covers
water stained, hinges split, last 30 pp have dirty dark stains along top and outer
edges not affecting text. Rough. This is the true first edition; later printings only
have 320pp and the title begins “Grappling with the Monster…etc.”
Temperance. AS IS.
 # BC107  SOLD
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 Sunlight And Shadow or. Gleanings From My Life Work
by John B. Gough
Hartford, Conn.: A.D. Worthington and Company, 1881. Hardcover, 542pp.
Believe to be first edition in Very Good condition, strong gold gilt on spine.

 #ABT100  SOLD
SOLD  Temperance or Prohibition - 1929 1st Edition
Francis J. Tietsort Editor.
New York American, Inc. 1929 1st edition stated
This is contest results from The Hearst Newspaper. These type had been held by
other famous organizations. First prize $25,000 . People from Senator F.D. Roosevelt
to Louis Pastuer had entered. Around 400, several American Presidents. Book has 3
small dents on back cover and ½ coffee cup ring back cover also. Front cover has
minor light flecking ( Pages all tight and inner hinges tight, unmarked.)
Very Good condition.
 # RW114  SOLD
Larger Photo & Information  Temperance Reform And Its Great Reformers
NY: Nelson and Phillips. Copyright 1878. An illustrated history. 612pp.
G+ condition, strong gold gild on spine and front cover. Hinge splitting on first and
last board/blank page. Name stamped on first blank page. Fabric on corners and
end of cover frayed.
 # V112  SOLD
 The Anti Saloon Year Book 1910 An Encyclopedia of Facts and Figures Dealing
With the Liquor Traffic and the Temperance Reform
Edited by Ernest Hurst Cherrington
Westerville, Ohio: The Anti-Saloon League Of America, 1910. Hardcover, 256pp.
indexed. Book is a X-Lib book with norman stamps and pockets otherwise in
Very Good condition.
 # DD72A  $25.
Larger Photo & Information  The Anti Saloon Year Book An Encyclopedia of Facts and Figures Dealing With the
Liquor Traffic and the Temperance Reform Original 1912
Westerville, Ohio: The Anti-Saloon League Of America, Original 1912, Hardcover
266pp.Compiled and Edited by Ernest Hurst Cherrington editor of The American
Issue. This year has the photos of all the state superintendents.
Book is in Very Good ++ condition.
 # RW117  SOLD
SOLD  The Anti Saloon Year Book An Encyclopedia of Facts and Figures Dealing With the
Liquor Traffic and the Temperance Reform
Westerville, Ohio: The Anti-Saloon League Of America, Original 1915, Hardcover
245pp.Compiled and Edited by Ernest Hurst Cherrington editor of The American
Issue. Book is in Very Good ++ condition.
 # RW118  SOLD
SOLD  The Eclectic Guide to Health - 1886
NY: American Book Co.
The Eclectic series of Temperance physiologies has been prepared with special
reference to Alcoholic drinks and other Narcotics etc. The sub headings were
being printed to these types of text books. Department of Scientific Instruction
of National Woman’s Christian Temperance Union. This came from Ohio. It is
signed and dated by 2 different students in Fayetteville, Ohio 1902. Some scrap
paper cut from parents business in 1900 Ohio. Student diced up an ad sheet for
note paper.
 # RW126  SOLD
SOLD

 The The Greatest Thing in the World - No Date
by Henry Drummond
NY: Thomas Y. Crowell Company, Hardcover 41pp.
Used by Emmanuels and later Dr. Bob Smith Early AA required reading lists.

Very Good + unmarked,

 # RW112  SOLD
SOLD  Temperance Teachings of Science - 1886
by A.B. Palmer M.D. introduction by Mary A. Livermore.
Boston: Lithrop Publishing Company, 1886 1st edition Hardcover illustrated 163pp.
Inside front cover written, Baker Temp. Dist No.6. The scientific Temperance
Federation object to extend popular knowledge to effects of alcohol and other drugs.
The only Temperance Organization in US devoted to this kind of work. A different
avenue of temperance. Original copy. Worn condition with split hinge. It is all intact
nothing detached but not crisp VG.
 # RW127  SOLD
SOLD

 The Emmanuel Movement in a New England Town -1909 1st Edition
(Emmanuel Movement)

By Lyman Powell
NY: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1909 1st edition, Hardcover 194pp.
Illustrated. Unmarked, minor wear to spine and corners slightly bumped,
Very Good + condition.

 # RW109  SOLD
The Union Signal No.5, March 1955

 The Union Signal No.5, March 1955
National Woman's Christian Temperance Union, Evanston, Illinois. 16 pp.

publication in VG + condition.

 # AM102  $5

 The Union Signal No.11, June 4, 1955
National Woman's Christian Temperance Union, Evanston, Illinois. 16 pp.

publication in VG + condition.

 # AM104  $3.

 The Union Signal No.12, June 18, 1955
National Woman's Christian Temperance Union, Evanston, Illinois. 16 pp.

publication in VG + condition.

 # AM105  $3.
The Union Signal No.18, September 17, 1955

 The Union Signal No.18, September 17, 1955
National Woman's Christian Temperance Union, Evanston, Illinois. 16 pp.

publication in VG + condition.

 # AM106  $5.

 The Union Signal No.20, October 15, 1955
National Woman's Christian Temperance Union, Evanston, Illinois. 16 pp.

publication in VG + condition.

 # AM107  $3.

 The Union Signal No.21, November 5, 1955
National Woman's Christian Temperance Union, Evanston, Illinois. 16 pp.

publication in VG + condition.

 # AM108  $3.

 The Union Signal No.22, November 19, 1955
National Woman's Christian Temperance Union, Evanston, Illinois. 16 pp.

publication in VG + condition.

 # AM109  $3.
The Union Signal No.1, January 14, 1956

 The Union Signal No.1, January 14, 1956
National Woman's Christian Temperance Union, Evanston, Illinois. 28 pp.

publication in VG + condition.

 # AM110  $5.

 The Union Signal No.2, January 28, 1956
National Woman's Christian Temperance Union, Evanston, Illinois. 16 pp.

publication in VG + condition.

 # AM111  $3.

 The Union Signal No.3, February 11, 1956 (Willard Issue)
National Woman's Christian Temperance Union, Evanston, Illinois. 20 pp.

publication in VG + condition.

 # AM112  $3.

 The Union Signal No.7, April 14, 1956 (Youth Issue)
National Woman's Christian Temperance Union, Evanston, Illinois. 16 pp.

publication in VG + condition.

 # AM114  $3.

 The Union Signal No.8, April 28, 1956
National Woman's Christian Temperance Union, Evanston, Illinois. 16 pp.

publication in VG + condition.

 # AM115  $3.

 The Union Signal No.9, May 12, 1956
National Woman's Christian Temperance Union, Evanston, Illinois. 16 pp.

publication in VG + condition.

 # AM116  $3.
The Union Signal No.10, May 26, 1956

 The Union Signal No.10, May 26, 1956
National Woman's Christian Temperance Union, Evanston, Illinois. 16 pp.

publication in VG + condition.

 # AM117  $3.

 The Union Signal No.11, June 9, 1956
National Woman's Christian Temperance Union, Evanston, Illinois. 16 pp.

publication in VG + condition.

 # AM118  $3.

 The Union Signal No.13, July 14, 1956
National Woman's Christian Temperance Union, Evanston, Illinois. 16 pp.

publication in VG + condition.

 # AM119  $3.

 The Union Signal No.16, August 25, 1956
National Woman's Christian Temperance Union, Evanston, Illinois. 16 pp.

publication in VG + condition.

 # AM120  $3.
SOLD

 The Use and Need of The Life of Carry A. Nation
by Carry Nation
A Revised edition, Hardcover 414pp. Good + condition

 # DD49A  SOLD
Washington Temperance Society

 Washington Temperance Society
by A Member of the Society
Baltimore, MD. Original Copyright 1842. REPRINT - Hardcover 67pp.
FINE condition.
The Foundation, Progress and Principles of The Washington Temperance Society.

 # JF116  SOLD

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