McLEOD, Carroll, Squadron Leader.
Title: Dat H'ampire H'air Train Plan. Third Edition
Publisher:  Gaylord Printing, Toronto , 1963,
Seller ID: 98738
McLEOD, Carroll, Squadron Leader. Dat H'ampire H'air Train Plan. Illustrations by Flying Officer H. Rickard. (Toronto : Gaylord Printing Co. Ltd., 1963). Third Edition. Pp -85,(3), including thirty-two rather amusing drawings highlighting the life of young airmen at the flight training school in Trenton operated by the RCAF. 8vo, blue illustrated paper covered boards. Not in Cooke. Rhodenizer p.985 : "records in seven ballads seven crises in an airman's career" Contents: Part One. Dat Goddam Bird de Link. Part Two: Dat H'Ampire H'Air Train Plan; Watch Out For Dat Wind; "C.F.S." She's Heart of H'Air Train Plan; I'm Post for Oversea; We Skid In On da Belly; I Make De Trip To Palace. A series of poems presented in an unusual dialect - half English, half French and half tongue-in-cheek. Spine and margins browned, else a very nice copy. 25.00