Out for the Coin, 1st Edition, 1903
Written by Hugh McHugh, pseudonym for George V. Hobart. Published by G.W. Dillingham Co, New York. 1903. First edition.
Pictorial jacket. 104 pages. Illustrations by Gordon H. Grant.
Hugh McHugh, a pseudonym for George V. Hobart was a popular comic author of the period, but especially noted for being a prolific write, lyricist, director, producer, arranger for the musical and dramatic theater on Broadway.
Contents: John Henry and Wall Street, John Henry and the Horse Trainer, John Henry and the Souse Thing, John Henry and the Orphan Skates, John Henry and the Big Race, John Henry and the Strong Finish -- end.
Good overall condition, but front cover has torn from spine. Still a wonderful old book!