AROUND THE BREAKFAST TABLE
“Well, wife,” said Mr. Benjamin Stanton,
as he sat down to a late breakfast, “I had a
letter from Ohio yesterday.”
“From Ohio? Who should...
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...