Silent Sam and Other Stories of Our Day

Silent Sam and Other Stories of Our Day  (1914) 
by Harvey J. O'Higgins

A collection of human-interest short stories; many having first appeared in leading magazines of the day such as Colliers, McClure's and The American Magazine.


SILENT SAM

AND OTHER STORIES OF
OUR DAY


By

HARVEY J. O'HIGGINS

Author of "The Smoke Eaters,"
"Don-a-Dreams," Etc.

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NEW YORK
THE CENTURY CO.
1914

Copyright, 1914, by
The Century Co.


Copyright, 1909, by the Phillips
Publishing Co.
Copyright, 1904, 1905, 1906,
1908 by the S. S. McClure Co.
Copyright, 1905, by the Ridg-
way-Thayer Company.
Copyright, 1906, 1908, 1912, by
The Ridgway Company.
Copyright, 1907, 1908, 1909, by
P. F. Collier & Son.
Copyright, 1907, by The Frank
A. Munsey Company.


Published February 1914

TO
JOHN O'HARA COSGRAVE
WITH THE
ACKNOWLEDGMENTS OF GRATITUDE

CONTENTS

  1. PAGE

  2. I
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    3
  3. II
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    29
  4. III
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    59
  5. IV
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    79
  6. V
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    97
  7. VI
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    129
  8. VII
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    149
  9. VIII
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    167
  10. IX
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    191
  11. X
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    209
  12. XI
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    237
  13. XII
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    257
  14. XIII
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    279
  15. XIV
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    301
  16. XV
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    319
  17. XVI
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    341
  18. XVII
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    357
  19. XVIII
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    375

This work is in the public domain in the United States because it was published before January 1, 1926.


The author died in 1929, so this work is also in the public domain in countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 80 years or less. This work may also be in the public domain in countries and areas with longer native copyright terms that apply the rule of the shorter term to foreign works.