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THE CONDUCTOR’S STORY  BY REBECCA HARDING DAVIS Good arable?[1] Yes, sir; and if you look at it in the way of scenery, it’s as pretty a bit of land as you’ll find in Kent county. That stretch now ahead. By the way, there was a queer thing happened on…

DANIEL PONGE’S SUCCESS BY REBECCA HARDING DAVIS Of all the members of the Third Church, Mrs. Clarkson Tate was the one whose religion took the most practical turn. Neither prayers nor music ever brought the tears to her cool gray eyes, and she…

CURED BY ACTIVE WORK. BY REBECCA HARDING DAVIS  Every man in business, once or twice a year must take account of stock, to see just where he stands. He has not enough of one article, or has too much of another. In that direction he must show more…

"A Night in the Mountains." THE child's eyes turned from her old black maumee, on whose lap she lay, to her mother, kneeling beside her, and then out to the yard gay with dahlias and rich lilies, and the cotton-field beyond, which had been the…

A STORY OF LIFE INSURANCE BY THE AUTHOR OF “THE MURDER IN THE GLEN ROSS” CHAPTER I. Near the close of a crowded court clay, I was at work in my inner office with Messrs. Johns and Preston, counsel with myself in the Porton case, of which you have…

THE DAUGHTER-IN-LAW BY THE AUTHOR OF "THE SECOND LIFE," ETC., ETC. CHAPTER I. One of the oddest cases I remember, in my later practice, was that of Ben Pickett Moore, of which, I believe, I have not told you. I give the full name, as we usually did,…

"Truth Once More Stranger than Fiction" by Rebecca Harding Davis Recently there have come to knowledge certain remarkable facts in a woman’s life worthy consideration by every earnest Christian. I will state them here briefly without comment. The…

Anne By Rebecca Harding Davis IT was a strange thing, the like of which had never before happened to Anne. In her matter-of fact, orderly life mysterious impressions were rare. She tried to account for it afterward by remembering that she had fallen…

THE BARRED ACRES: – THE DOCTOR’S STORY.  BY MRS. R. HARDING DAVIS, AUTHOR OF “MARGRET HOWTH.” CHAPTER I.  I do not know a single well-authenticated ghost story. Besides ghost-stories are the poorest prentice work in literature, if we tell the truth…

THE EGYPTIAN BEETLE. BY THE AUTHOR OF "THE MURDER IN THE GLEN ROSS." CHAPTER I. The story I am going to tell you has but little law in it; however, I notice that the less the dry bones of legality enter into my narrations, the better the figure of…
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