Guardian of the Forest: A History of the Smokey Bear Program: An illustrated account of the origin of the Cooperative Forest Fire Prevention (Smokey Bear) Campaign, the people who have worked with it, introduction of the live Smokey Bear, the law and regulations governing the program, and the reasons for Smokey's continued popularity for forty-five years. Ellen Earnhardt MORRISON.

Guardian of the Forest: A History of the Smokey Bear Program: An illustrated account of the origin of the Cooperative Forest Fire Prevention (Smokey Bear) Campaign, the people who have worked with it, introduction of the live Smokey Bear, the law and regulations governing the program, and the reasons for Smokey's continued popularity for forty-five years.

Alexandria: Morielle Press, [1993]. Hardcover. Small 4to. Green cloth with gilt spine lettering, pictorial dust jacket. 132pp. Frontispiece, illustrations. Fine/fine. Item #45236

Absolutely pristine third printing of the second edition of this slim study first published in 1976 but here enlarged. Boldly inscribed and signed by the author in black fineline on front flyleaf: "Best wishes on / Smokey's 50th Birthday / Ellen Earnhardt Morrison / August 9, 1994." Rarely found signed. Promotional leaflet laid in.

Price: $75.00

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