First Edition. Novel of the 'bad old days of the Western Colorado mining camps. Into one of these lawless camps comes little Olaf, a homeless wanderer from the East. His advent, followed by that of the Morrisons, marks a new era for Canyon Creek which ends in the cleaning up of the entire town'. Near Fine in Very Good dustjacket, couple inch closed tear at top front panel, some small edge chips, nickel sized chip at top rear panel.