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Freaks Of Fortune

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Parent Issue
Day
31
Month
July
Year
1885
Copyright
Public Domain
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Mrs. Garfield, aocording to the New York Graphic, is "worth $450,000, which nets an income it four per cent, of $16,000 a year. Her pension from congress is $5,000 annually, making her entire resources $21,000 a year. In this part oí the country 8450,000 at four per cent yields an income of $18,0C0, making her entire resources $23,000 a year. Had President Garfield been killed by the worryine and importunities of office-seekers instead of by a bullet from one of them, his widow would be living in comparativo destitution. Such are the freaks of fortune.- De'.roit Fr-re Press. System, liberality and a gradual elevación of tone lo tbe polnt now beid by the best magazines, will make the daily nswspapers aítír a few uidïc cars th" cxjionent oL hü World'n culture as wcll a tb DUrveyor of tbe vofiOi's í

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