by Samuel Hopkins Adams
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company 1914
Number of pages: 448
Hal Surtaine is a twenty-five-year-old son of a quack who made a fortune selling patent medicines. Publications begin to denounce Hal's father, so Hal responds by purchasing the publication. Soon enough, though, Hal changes his perspective on the industry realizing that journalists should be teachers and preachers that could tear down corruption.
Home page url
Download or read it online for free here:
by Samuel Hopkins Adams - Houghton Mifflin Company
Little Miss Grouch by Samuel Hopkins Adams is an amusing story about a young American woman who boards a ship for England, to run away from her family, because she doesn't want to marry the person her father has picked out for her.
by Stewart Edward White, Samuel Hopkins Adams - ManyBooks
The disappearance of three successive crews from the stout ship 'Laughing Lass' in mid-Pacific, is a mystery weird and inscrutable. In the solution, there is an exciting story of the most exciting voyage that man ever undertook.
by Samuel Hopkins Adams - ManyBooks
The reader who has a liking for thrills in allopathic doses should find in this tale genuinely exciting reading. The picture of the bleak loneliness and desolation of Montauk Point at the end of Long Island is drawn with really remarkable vividness.
by Samuel Hopkins Adams - Grosset & Dunlap
A mystery concerning a woman's corpse, which is found handcuffed to a raft on a New England beach. Lonesome Cove is one of the least frequented stretches on the New England seaboard. From the land side, the sheer drop of Hawkill Cliffs shuts it off.