Philadelphia: John C. Winston Co., (1937). First edition. SIGNED BY NORRIS and dated October 1937 on front endpaper. Memoirs of the Philadelphia reporter, lawyer, banker, and public official described on the jacket flap as being “far too clever to draw the veil of faint praise over the characters of those men in high position who proved to be stupid or lazy, or both.” 8vo green cloth boards stamped in silver on front and spine; 250 pp. including index. Few pages showing old rust marks at top from various styles of paper clips otherwise fine in near fine dust jacket with slight tanning to spine and one short tear.