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Title:
In our second century, from an editor's note-book
Author:
Hart, Jerome, 1854-1937.
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Publication Information:
San Francisco : The Pioneer Press, 1931.
Physical Description:
454 pages : frontispiece (portrait) ; 23 cm
General Note:
Printed in Great Britain.
Language:
English
Contents:
Our first century's ending.--The Gold ring and the Tweed ring.--Political troubles, east, west, and south.--Suspension of the Bank of California.--The Sand lot and Kearneyism.--The Kearney-Kalloch epoch.--San Francisco's early dailies.--The "Argonaut's" beginnings.--Shop talk.--Early "Argonaut" contributors.--A roster of "Argonaut" writers.--Inventors and inventions.--High lights of the waning century.--The European bear-pit.--Notables of yesterday.--The return of Ulysses.--The lecture platform.--Beecher and Tilton, lecturers and litigants.--The Bohemian Club.--Old-time shows.--Envoy.
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