New York: Harcourt Brace and Company, (1935). 1st edition. xii, 335, [3 (blank)] pp. 8vo. Linen binding with black stamped lettering. Purple topstain. Blue & white dust jacket, printed in black. VG/VG (age-toning/average wear/backstrip with small hole [see image]). Item #50589
Broun "was an American journalist. He worked as a sportswriter, newspaper columnist, and editor in New York City. He founded the American Newspaper Guild, later known as The Newspaper Guild and now as The NewsGuild-CWA. Born in Brooklyn, New York, he is best remembered for his writing on social issues and his championing of the underdog. He believed that journalists could help right wrongs, especially social ills." [Wiki].
Here collected are a selections from Broun's newspaper columns, primarily from The New York World-Telegram.