Ned Wylde, the Boy Scout by Texas Jack
Northern Illinois University
The Dime Novel "Ned Wylde, the Boy Scout" by Texas Jack Omohundro. Published on April 16, 1878 by Beadle and Adams as part of Beadle's Half Dime Library (Vol II No 38). Some scholars have posited that this was ghost-written by Prentiss Ingraham.