Los Angeles: Privately Printed [by the Malibu Press], 1953. 1st Printing thus. Unpaginated, though 20 pp. Printed "in Cairo and Stymie typefaces". T.p. printed in red & green. Each page's text printed in a block of light green. 12mo. 6-1/2" x 4-7/8". Bound in grey linen cloth with a yellow outline of a hand to the front cover. General wear & age-toning to boards. Spine sun-tanned. An About VG copy. Item #49541
This letter "was written by Don E. Gilman of San Francisco in the summer of 1934. It was used as a part of the radio program 'One Man's Family' on December 13, 1936, and has also been reprinted from time to time as a superb example of a loving father's advice to his son." [preliminary paragraph].
This edition issued "as a Christmans greeting from Bea, Page, David and Andrew Gilman"