Maryville, California: (Cotton and Karin Rosser, 2007). First Edition. Large Quarto. Item #025561
215 pages, many great photographs of rodeos, both black and white and in color. Inscribed by the author: "I hope you enjoy this 50 years of rodeo memories "This Portola Ride" Happy Trails, Cotton Rosser, 2008. The Portola Ride is an event by invitation only to those who are recognized as top horsemen. It started with 14 and now has nearly 300 who make the ride. The money raised has helped the old California missions. The only copy of this book is in OCLC is at the National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum. Bound in deep dark blue paper covered boards lettered and decorated in silver, spine plain, some white nicks to upper board, in pictorial dust jacket lettered in red, small closed tear to rear upper corner. A very good copy.