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We Americans are mildly interested, of course, in reading about the discovery of radium by Madame Curie, but what we really yearn to know is…
My interest in society – at times so pronounced that the word ‘snob’ comes a little to mind – derives from the fact that I…
In my day, when you called on a girl, her mother was always hollering down to see if she was still unraped, the maid would…
I have never collected an object or figure from Africa or Oceania because of anything curious about it or because of its utility or historic…
For women, we intend to do something in a noble and missionary spirit… We mean to appeal to their intellects… and we hereby announce ourselves…
Young men and young women, full of courage, originality, and genius, are everywhere to be met with.
What Marie Antoinette was to eighteenth-century France, Mary Pickford is to twentieth-century America.
My sense of loneliness was not particularly great until I reached sixty. From that time on, I would have given an ex-king’s ransom if I…
Let us instance one respect in which American life has recently undergone a great change. We allude to its increased devotion to pleasure, to happiness,…
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