THE WATERBURY WATCH
One Saturday afternoon in January a lively and animated
group of boys were gathered on the western side of
a large pond in the village of Groveton. Prominent
among them was a...
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 ...
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