Pomona, CA: Progress-Bulletin, 1939.
First Edition. Hardcover. Near fine. 246 pp + b/w illustrations from photographs + genealogical tables, with index, map endpapers. Very minor shelf wear; offsetting to the half title (inscription); contents otherwise clean. No dust jacket. Inscribed on the front flyleaf "This is book number 404 / For Evelyn Belknap from her husband, with my hope that she will enjoy my new book about the old adobe house / Bess Adams Garner/ Christmas 1939" An intimate portrait of old California family life compiled from the stories of the Palomares, Lopez, Alvarado, and Vegar families.