[Costa Mesa, CA]: the author, [1953?]. 160p., wraps soiled and torn along the spine, paper slightly browned, previous owner's stamp on title page and page 159.
Autobiography of Shoaf, a radical journalist who represented the Appeal to Reason in Colorado and Idaho (1904-7), when he covered the Haywood-Moyer-Pettibone trial. He also wrote for many other radical periodicals. His reporting tended to be melodramatic and at times counterfactual.