Page:American Boy's Life of William McKinley.djvu/17

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CONTENTS

A First Case and its Result—The Miserly Soldier and the Trick he played—How McKinley squared the Account—The Man with the Twisted Leg

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Taking a Case on the Jump—Talking against Time—The Lost Documents—A High Sense of Honor—Running for his First Office

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McKinley as Prosecuting Attorney—His First and Only Love—Mrs. McKinley and their Two Little Children—The Home in Canton

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A Private Lawyer again—A Friend in Need—The Call to Congress—Success at the Polls—His Shining Example

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McKinley in Congress—His Kindness to a Political Opponent—The Farmer and his Creek—A Defeat almost Equal to a Victory

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McKinley as a Candidate for Governor—An Interrupted Meeting—Scenes of Childhood—Loss of his Fortune—Mrs. McKinley's Nobility of Character

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