Frank Crerie. Indianapolis: The Bobbs-Merrill Company, (1918). First edition. The briefest TYPED LETTER SIGNED on letterhead of Chicago Tribune where he worked for years, dated August 30th (but no year) "Dear Mr. Hanson:-/Sure./ Ring W. Lardner." First issue without the poem by H. H. Howland on page 6. Illustrated by Frank Cherie. Green cloth boards with cover design on paper pasted to front board. The book is very good to fine with minor wear, in dust jacket showing wear and tiny chipping on corners and spine ends.