Jerry Bledsoe, Where's Mark Twain When We Really Need Him? (He's living with a nice couple in Independence, Missouri, and his sense of humor is shot.), 1982, author, apparent first as a collection, with material previously published in the Greensboro Daily News and Charlotte Observer. Royal blue cloth with large gold lettering on spine, [xii], 184 pp, bw illustrations by Harry Blair; white glossy DJ with blue and red design. VG/G: corners bumped, crisp, clean, tight; DJ bumped and scuffed, spine faded, price inked out on front flap.