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A Good Word for the Bad Boy
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TitleA Good Word for the Bad Boy
AbstractBiographical article about William Rockhill Nelson (1841-1915), founder and editor of the Kansas City Star newspaper, with an excerpt of a letter written by him "to Father Cavanaugh, of the Notre Dame College, when that school conferred upon him the degree of doctor of laws."
NotesPage 1235: "Mr. Nelson was once a bad boy, but despite the Sunday-school books he became a great and good man. He even became great and good enough not to be ashamed of having been a bad boy, as is evidenced in a letter he once wrote to Father Cavanaugh. .."
DateMay/22/1915
SourceLiterary Digest
LocationSC 73: (Folio) Collection of Magazine Article Photocopies
Volume50
Number1309
Page1235, 1238
Local SubjectNelson, William Rockhill
Journalists
IllustrationsNo
Item TypeMagazine Article
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Item ID115708
CONTENTdm number17037
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