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Ben, the Luggage Boy; Or, Among the Wharves

By Horatio Alger
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  • BEN, THE LUGGAGE BOY;
  • AMONG THE WHARVES.
    • HORATIO ALGER, JR.,
    • THE JOHN C. WINSTON CO.
      • PHILADELPHIA,
      • TO
    • PHILADELPHIA,
    • TO
  • ANNIE,
    • THIS VOLUME IS DEDICATED
      • In Tender Remembrance
      • AFFECTIONATE BROTHER
    • In Tender Remembrance
    • AFFECTIONATE BROTHER
  • PREFACE.
  • BEN, THE LUGGAGE BOY;
    • AMONG THE WHARVES.
  • CHAPTER I.
    • INTRODUCES BEN, THE LUGGAGE BOY.
  • CHAPTER II.
    • HOW BEN COMMENCED HIS STREET LIFE.
  • CHAPTER III.
    • STREET SCENES.
      • "CASH-BOYS WANTED."
    • "CASH-BOYS WANTED."
  • CHAPTER IV.
    • A RESTAURANT ON FULTON STREET.
      • "BOY WANTED."
    • "BOY WANTED."
  • CHAPTER V.
    • A BEER-GARDEN IN THE BOWERY.
  • CHAPTER VI.
    • THE BURNING BALES.
  • CHAPTER VII.
    • BEN'S TEMPTATION.
  • CHAPTER VIII.
    • BEN COMMENCES HIS BUSINESS CAREER.
  • CHAPTER IX.
    • SCENES AT THE NEWSBOYS' LODGING HOUSE.
  • CHAPTER X.
    • FURTHER EXPERIENCES.
  • CHAPTER XI.
    • BEN BECOMES A BAGGAGE-SMASHER.
  • CHAPTER XII.
    • BEN'S HOME IN PHILADELPHIA.
  • CHAPTER XIII.
    • THE FIRST CIGAR.
  • CHAPTER XIV.
    • THE PASSENGER FROM ALBANY.
  • CHAPTER XV.
    • THE ROOM UNDER THE WHARF.
  • CHAPTER XVI.
    • BEN MEETS AN OLD FRIEND.
  • CHAPTER XVII.
    • BEN FORMS A RESOLUTION.
  • CHAPTER XVIII.
    • LUCK AND ILL LUCK.
  • CHAPTER XIX.
    • WHICH IS THE GUILTY PARTY?
  • CHAPTER XX.
    • HOW ALL CAME RIGHT IN THE MORNING.
  • CHAPTER XXI.
    • IN A NEW LINE.
  • CHAPTER XXII.
    • THE HEAVY VALISE.
  • CHAPTER XXIII.
    • THE SURPRISE.
  • CHAPTER XXIV.
    • BEN TRANSFORMED.
  • CHAPTER XXV.
    • BEN MAKES HIMSELF KNOWN.
  • CHAPTER XXVI.
    • THE PRODIGAL'S RETURN.
      • Rufus And Rose;
      • The Fortunes of Rough and Ready.
    • Rufus And Rose;
    • The Fortunes of Rough and Ready.
    • Copyright by A. K. Loring, 1870.
    • Copyright by Horatio Alger, Jr., 1898.
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    • HOW I CAME TO WRITE MY FIRST BOOK.
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