A Daughter of the Union

A Daughter of the Union By Lucy Foster Madison, A Daughter of the Union Excerpt urse in the vicinity surrounding us and in all the country between here and Richmond the telegraphs and mails are in the hands of the Confederates But a letter could come safely by the sea ro
  • Title: A Daughter of the Union
  • Author: Lucy Foster Madison
  • ISBN: 9781153654425
  • Page: 176
  • Format: Paperback
  • A Daughter of the Union By Lucy Foster Madison, Excerpt urse in the vicinity surrounding us, and in all the country between here and Richmond the telegraphs and mails are in the hands of the Confederates But a letter could come safely by the sea route I am in communication with Washington continually There must be something wrong Have you written to him 173 Often and often Uncle Ben mailed the letters forExcerpt urse in the vicinity surrounding us, and in all the country between here and Richmond the telegraphs and mails are in the hands of the Confederates But a letter could come safely by the sea route I am in communication with Washington continually There must be something wrong Have you written to him 173 Often and often Uncle Ben mailed the letters for me My aunt told me yesterday that they were going to take me home soon After hoodwinking you the way she has, do you believe it There is something here that I do not understand I believe that you are truthful, child, and have been victimized for some purpose I will have to watch those people closely But how could I consent to do what I have cried Jeanne Oh, I will never forgive myself Older ones than you might have been deceived, comforted the General I have read that under every flower there lurks a serpent and where there is so much sweetness and amiability there is ground for the suspicion that the reptile will sooner or later make his appearance You must guard against such seductive measures, my child They are to be feared than the most violent opposition Your uncle has a great deal of property, has he not Why, yes, said Jeanne But do you know, General, that the queer part of it is that he has given it all to me Ha, ha roared the General Another 174 attempt to evade the Confiscation Act, eh And you did not know the reason My aunt said that you would take it from them because they were rebels, and that as I was a Unionist you would not touch it if it were mine I think that I ll make that a boomerang that shall rebound on their own heads, remarked the General with a twinkle in his eye Now, child, what are you going to do I do not know, sir I wish
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    1. Lucy Foster Madison

      Born Lucy Foster in Kirksville, Missouri, the daughter of George W Foster and Almira Parker, leaving her to care for her two younger sisters She became a school teacher in Louisiana, Missouri, then in Kansas City, Missouri In 1890 she was married to Winfield Scott Madison.In 1893, the offer of a prize by a New York newspaper interested her enough to enter a short story and she won second place She became a writer of both short stories and novels, plus a compiler of various Chautauqua assemblies Her series of Peggy Owens stories and other tales for girls were popular early in the twentieth century Her husband began to suffer ill health, so they moved to a farm near Hudson Falls, New York in 1924 She died there in 1932, a few days after she had a stroke.

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    1. This book was a little too easy Too many coincidental meetings If you can get past that it was an interesting story of a girl during the Civil War OH and African American people may be offended by the way the slaves were depicted It is an old book, published in 1903 and you can tell.


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