early To Bed And Early To Rise.; twenty Years In Hell With The Beef Trust. facts, Not Fiction.

Paperback | January 7, 2012

byRoger R. Shiel

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This historic book may have numerous typos, missing text, images, or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1909. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... ness life than Thomas Graham; one of the noblest works of God--,' an honest man;' and he taught his four sons to live the same kind of life that he lived. It will not be expected that I spend much time on the men whom I am naming in this brief, but all of them are of the same high character. I mention Mr. Graham especially as a man who had two of his sons take up a profession and make a success of it, while there are hundreds, yes, thousands of high-class, successful business men who have put their sons into professions and those sons have not made a success of it. I have often heard Thomas Graham say "Early to bed and early to rise" is the secret of his success, and the boys all say that their father had them up at five o 'clock breakfast; and all of them, even the minister, now that their father is dead, continue to get up early, having formed the habit. He is one of the best ministers in Dudley Foulke's town. They do not know much farming, but they do know much about the business and profession to which they have applied themselves. Now I want to invite attention to the progress that has been made, and can still be made, with the proper support and appropriations in the way of ditching, drainage and reclaiming of otherwise worthless lands in Indiana, Illinois and Ohio. Note particularly what Judge Timothy E. Howard has said about the Kankakee lands. He is one of the ablest men Indiana has produced. He is now about seventy years old. He was a good soldier during the War, and since the War has been a Professor at Notre Dame Univeristy, has twice held a seat on the bench of the Supreme Court of Indiana and has been a member of both the House and Senate. Another man about whom I wish to make special mention is Franklin Landers. He was one of the original...

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This historic book may have numerous typos, missing text, images, or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1909. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... ness life than Thomas Graham; one of the noblest works of God--,' an honest man;' and he taught his four sons to live the sa...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:78 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.16 inPublished:January 7, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217144373

ISBN - 13:9780217144377

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