A LITTLE MISUNDERSTANDING
“Have you carried Frank Fowler to the poorhouse?”
asked Tom Pinkerton, eagerly, on his father’s
“No,” said the deacon, “he is goin...
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...