[Salinas, CA]: [Salinas Evening Democrat], 1899. First Edition. Oblong small 8vo.  pp. Color covers and all illustrations, including photo-reproductions and business advertisements, printed by Yosemite Engraving Co. Color pictorial wrappers, staplebound and string tied. Previous owner name on front cover; light wear; small spots; a very good copy of a scarce souvenir program for Native Sons of the Golden West (only 2 copies located in WorldCat and 1 photocopy). Item #19603
A souvenir from the 23rd Session of the Native Sons Grand Parlor. Featured on the cover and within is the Spreckels Sugar Factory. The Native Sons of the Golden West is a fraternal service organization founded in 1875, limited to native born Californians and dedicated to historic preservation, documentation of historic structures and places in the state, the placement of historic plaques and other charitable functions within California.