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Mark Twain and Henry Huttleston Rogers

Earl J. Dias

Mark Twain and Henry Huttleston Rogers

an odd couple

by Earl J. Dias

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Published by Millicent Library in Fairhaven, Mass .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Twain, Mark, 1835-1910 -- Friends and associates.,
    • Rogers, Henry Huttleston, 1840-1909.,
    • Authors, American -- 19th century -- Biography.,
    • Capitalists and financiers -- United States -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Earl J. Dias.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS1333 .D53 1984
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 179 p. ;
      Number of Pages179
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2873394M
      LC Control Number84062878


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Book Description: Mark Twain's correspondence. eISBN: Subjects: Language & Literature A later generation may not recognize Henry Huttleston Rogers as instantly as Clemens’s generation did. although Mark Twain insisted it be published anonymously for fear that association with his name would prevent readers from.

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Dias Unquestionably, Fairhaven’s most famous native son is Henry Huttleston Rogers, the Standard-Oil magnate who became one of the most powerful tycoons of his day. Born inRogers lived during his childhood and early youth in the house at 39 Middle Street, which still stands today.

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Henry Huttleston Rogers( – ) wiki"the Standard-Oilmagnate who became one of the most powerful tycoons of his day "Undoubtedly, Rogers' most famous friend was the great writer, Mark Twain, whom Rogers first met in New York in at a time when Twain's unfortunate financial ventures had led him to the verge of bankruptcy.

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The $30, Bequest and Other Stories () is a collection of thirty comic short stories by the iconic American humorist and writer Mark Twain. In the wake of these financial setbacks, he filed for protection from his creditors via bankruptcy, and with the help of Henry Huttleston Rogers eventually overcame his financial troubles.

Twain chose to pay all his pre-bankruptcy creditors in full, though he had no legal responsibility to do s: He headed to Chicago with Henry Huttleston Rogers of Standard Oil Trust fame, a new friend and financial backer, in an attempt to work out a new contract with Paige.

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By the revenue generated from the tour and the subsequent book, along with Henry Huttleston Rogers’s shrewd investments of his money, had allowed Clemens to pay his creditors in full. Rogers was shrewd as well in the way he publicized and redeemed the reputation of “Mark Twain” as a man of impeccable moral character.

Mark Twain - Mark Twain - Literary maturity: The next few years were important for Clemens. After he had finished writing the jumping-frog story but before it was published, he declared in a letter to Orion that he had a “ ‘call’ to literature of a low order—i.e.

humorous. It is nothing to be proud of,” he continued, “but it is my strongest suit.”. Twain's writings and lectures enabled him to recover financially, combined with the help of his friend, Henry Huttleston Rogers. In he began a friendship with the financier, a principal of Standard Oil, that lasted the remainder of his life.

Samuel Langhorne Clemens (Novem – Ap ), known by his pen name Mark Twain, was an American writer, humorist, entrepreneur, publisher, and lecturer. His novels include The Adventures of Tom Sawyer () and its sequel, the Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (), the latter often called "The Great American Novel".

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Few men in the history of this nation have left so indelible a mark or exerted so enduring an influence on their native communities as Henry Huttleston Rogers.

MARK TWAIN'S LATEST SPEECH. It Was at a Religious Ceremony in Massachusetts. (New Bedford Standard, Tuesday.) From Fairhaven and New Bedford people gathered in the former place yesterday afternoon to witness and take part in the exercises attendant on the laying of the cornerstone of the new Unitarian church which Henry H.

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Youth and education. Henry Huttleston Rogers was born into a working-class family in Mattapoisett, Massachusetts, on Janu He was the son of Rowland Rogers, a former ship captain, bookkeeper, and grocer, and Mary Eldredge Huttleston. H ere is the complete list of books published by Mark Twain, one of the most beloved American writers in the 19th century, a lecturer, a publisher, entrepreneur, and humorist.

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