BLAKE, Herbert W.
Title: Era of Streetcars in Winnipeg, 1881 to 1955. Second Printing, signed.
Publisher:  The author, Winnipeg, 1971,
Seller ID: 102402
BLAKE, Herbert W. The Era of Streetcars in Winnipeg, 1881 to 1955. (Winnipeg: The author, 1971). Second Printing. Pp. (80). Unpaginated. Illustrated in black and white. 8vo, illustrated stapled white card covers with red and yellow lettering to front cover. "Fifteen years have now passed since the 19th day of September, 1955 when the running of streetcars ceased on Winnipeg streets. This is an attempt to record and preserve for posterity the appearance that these cars had when developed and turned out for public use." -from the preface. Contents: The Era of Streetcars in Winnipeg; The Rebuild ing of Old Cars; The Remodelling Program; Oddballs; Incidents: Minor to Major; The Varying Pattern of Work Service Cars. With dozens of photos. Light browning to spine, blindstamp to first leaf, else very good. Signed withoutinscription by Blake on the second page. Due to its small size, shipping c osts should be cheaper than quoted. 25.00