Devere, William. Devere's Negro Sketches / Recitations and End-Men's Gags Charles T. Powner, 1946. 1946 reprint of a book first issued in 1924. 8vo illustrated wrappers. 130 pp. A collection of minstrel gags, jokes, and speeches 'adapted to the use of amateurs and professionals.' Fine copy; no chips or tears - mild age-toning to the news pulp pages..