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Henry Mills Alden's 70th Birthday... Mark Twain....

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December 15, 1906

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, December 15, 1906  This issue is in two parts. Part 1 includes a front page illustration,"'Merry Christmas'" by W. B. King. There are many illustrations stories and poems including "The Night-Watchman's Christmas Eve" by Edwin B. Child; "The Sudden-Wealths Hold a Christmas-Morning Shooting-party at Castle Billions" by Albert Levering. There is also a double page photo spread of "Mark Twain Soliloquizes on "Being Good" and Decides to Let "Good Enough" Alone" and other advertisements of the day are included as well. Part 2 has the front page photo of "Henry Mills Alden" with the title "Henry Mills Alden's 70th Birthday, Souvenir of its Celebration." The rest of part 2 includes full page photos of 26 individual tables and the people that sat at them. See photos for full details.

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Category: Harper's Weekly