Free Read [Spirituality Book] ↠ Strong and Steady, Or, Paddle Your Own Canoe - by Horatio Alger Jr. ↠
Sep 18, 2020 - 22:44 PM By Horatio Alger Jr.

This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book without typos from the publisher Not indexed Not illustrated 1871 Excerpt CHAPTER XIII THE ARROW AND THE PIONEER After this Joshua was careful about annoying Walter Though he was older, and a little taller than our hero, he had foThis historic book may have numerous typos and missing text Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book without typos from the publisher Not indexed Not illustrated 1871 Excerpt CHAPTER XIII THE ARROW AND THE PIONEER After this Joshua was careful about annoying Walter Though he was older, and a little taller than our hero, he had found to his cost that he was not a match for him in strength He had also made the unwelcome discovery that Walter did not intend to be imposed upon So, though he ventured to sneer at times, he thought it best to stop short of open insult There was also another motive which influenced him His father forbade him in tones decided than usual to interfere with Walter, whose services he was anxious to retain in the store Mr Drummond also had another reason for this command He thought that Walter might be mistaken as to the state of his father s affairs, and that a few thousand dollars might be rescued by his executor from the ruin In that case, there would be a chance of his obtaining control of Walter s property during his minority The picnic came off on Saturday afternoon The weather, which often throws a wet blanket upon the festivities of such occasions, was highly propitious, and several hundred persons, young and middleaged, turned out en masse The place selected for the picnic was a field of several acres, bordering upon a pond This had been fitted up by the proprietor with swings, and a roofed building without sides, under which were placed rough board tables for the reception of provisions A number of oak trees with their broad branches furnished shelter Besides these arrangements for enjoyment, there were two boats confined by iron chains, which were thrown around trees near the brink of the water After enjoying the swing for a time, there was a proposition to go out in the boats The boats could comfortably accommodate eight persons each This number had been obtained, w
  • Title: Strong and Steady, Or, Paddle Your Own Canoe
  • Author: Horatio Alger Jr.
  • ISBN: 9781151191564
  • Page: 108
  • Format: Paperback

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Ethan Hulbert Sep 18, 2020 - 22:44 PM
This book was really something. It's gung-ho in the pre-1960s fashion and very much an antiquated inspirational tale of success. It's still a little motivational now, but definitely dated.
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Strong and Steady, Or, Paddle Your Own Canoe By Horatio Alger Jr. This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book without typos from the publisher Not indexed Not illustrated 1871 Excerpt CHAPTER XIII THE ARROW AND THE PIONEER After this Joshua was careful about annoying Walter Though he was older, and a little taller than our hero, he had foThis historic book may have numerous typos and missing text Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book without typos from the publisher Not indexed Not illustrated 1871 Excerpt CHAPTER XIII THE ARROW AND THE PIONEER After this Joshua was careful about annoying Walter Though he was older, and a little taller than our hero, he had found to his cost that he was not a match for him in strength He had also made the unwelcome discovery that Walter did not intend to be imposed upon So, though he ventured to sneer at times, he thought it best to stop short of open insult There was also another motive which influenced him His father forbade him in tones decided than usual to interfere with Walter, whose services he was anxious to retain in the store Mr Drummond also had another reason for this command He thought that Walter might be mistaken as to the state of his father s affairs, and that a few thousand dollars might be rescued by his executor from the ruin In that case, there would be a chance of his obtaining control of Walter s property during his minority The picnic came off on Saturday afternoon The weather, which often throws a wet blanket upon the festivities of such occasions, was highly propitious, and several hundred persons, young and middleaged, turned out en masse The place selected for the picnic was a field of several acres, bordering upon a pond This had been fitted up by the proprietor with swings, and a roofed building without sides, under which were placed rough board tables for the reception of provisions A number of oak trees with their broad branches furnished shelter Besides these arrangements for enjoyment, there were two boats confined by iron chains, which were thrown around trees near the brink of the water After enjoying the swing for a time, there was a proposition to go out in the boats The boats could comfortably accommodate eight persons each This number had been obtained, w

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