Jed, the Poorhouse Boy
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Jed, the Poorhouse Boy

By Jr. Horatio Alger
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  • JED,
    • CONTENTS.
    • CHAPTER I. JED.
    • CHAPTER II. MR. AND MRS. FOGSON.
    • CHAPTER III. THE SCRANTON POORHOUSE.
    • CHAPTER IV. AN EXCITING CONTEST.
    • CHAPTER V. JED SECURES AN ALLY.
    • CHAPTER VI. MR. FOGSON MAKES UP HIS MIND.
    • CHAPTER VII. FOGSON'S MISTAKE.
    • CHAPTER VIII. MR. FOGSON IS ASTONISHED.
    • CHAPTER IX. JED LEAVES THE POORHOUSE.
    • CHAPTER X. JED REACHES DUNCAN.
    • CHAPTER XI. JED'S FIRST APPEARANCE ON THE STAGE.
    • CHAPTER XII. PERCY DIXON IS BEWILDERED.
    • CHAPTER XIII. FOGSON IN PURSUIT.
    • CHAPTER XIV. JED'S LUCK.
    • CHAPTER XV. TWO ODD ACQUAINTANCES.
    • CHAPTER XVI. MISS HOLBROOK, SPINSTER.
    • CHAPTER XVII. JED MEETS AN OLD ACQUAINTANCE.
    • CHAPTER XVIII. MR. FOGSON RECEIVES A LETTER.
    • CHAPTER XIX. DISCHARGED.
    • CHAPTER XX. JED'S POOR PROSPECTS.
    • CHAPTER XXI. JED ARRIVES IN NEW YORK.
    • CHAPTER XXII. JED MAKES TWO CALLS.
    • CHAPTER XXIII. JED'S BAD LUCK.
    • CHAPTER XXIV. A STARTLING DISCOVERY.
    • CHAPTER XXV. WITHOUT A PENNY.
    • CHAPTER XXVI. IN SEARCH OF EMPLOYMENT.
    • CHAPTER XXVII. AN INTRACTABLE AGENT.
    • CHAPTER XXVIII. A STRANGE COMMISSION.
    • CHAPTER XXIX. A SURPRISE PARTY.
    • CHAPTER XXX. JED ENTERTAINS AN OLD ACQUAINTANCE.
    • CHAPTER XXXI. JED RETURNS GOOD FOR EVIL.
    • CHAPTER XXXII. AT BAR HARBOR.
    • CHAPTER XXXIII. THE POORHOUSE RECEIVES TWO VISITORS.
    • CHAPTER XXXIV. THE DETECTIVE.
    • CHAPTER XXXV. MRS. AVERY'S STORY.
    • CHAPTER XXXVI. "WHO WAS JED?"
    • CHAPTER XXXVII. JANE GILMAN.
    • CHAPTER XXXVIII. THE DETECTIVE SECURES AN ALLY.
    • CHAPTER XXXIX. JED LEARNS WHO HE IS.
    • CHAPTER XL. GUY FENWICK'S DEFEAT.
    • CHAPTER XLI. CONCLUSION.
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