CARL CRAWFORD’S EXPERIENCE
BY HORATIO ALGER, JR.
Author of “Erie Train Boy,” “Young
Acrobat,” “Only an Irish Boy,” “Bound
to Rise,” “The You...
Horatio Alger (1832-1899) was the American author of prodigiously popular and influential juvenile novels and biographies.Horatio Alger was born in Revere, Mass., the son of a Unitarian minister. The ...
Perhaps the quality which has been most closely identified with the American spirit is success. Success--upward mobility, material prosperity acquired through hard work and shrewd ability--has been fo...