Fishing and Shooting Sketches
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Fishing and Shooting Sketches

By Grover Cleveland
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Table of Contents
  • Fishing and Shooting Sketches
  • BY
  • GROVER CLEVELAND
    • Illustrated by HENRY S. WATSON
    • NEW YORK THE OUTING PUBLISHING COMPANY 1906
  • CONTENTS
  • The Mission of Sport and Outdoor Life
    • A Law not to Be Disobeyed
    • A Chance in the Open for All
  • A Defense of Fishermen
    • The Hangers-on of the Fraternity
    • Why Fish Stories Should Be Believed
    • The Taking of the Leviathan
    • Why the Biggest Fish Are Always Lost
    • The Finny Hypnotist
  • The Serene Duck Hunter
    • The Vindication of the Gentle Huntsmen
    • The Honorable Order of Serene Duck Hunters
    • How to Take Good and Bad Luck
    • How True Duck Hunters Stand Together
  • The Mission of Fishing and Fishermen
    • Lessons the Fisherman Learns from Nature
    • What Mashpee Waters Did for Webster
    • Mr. Webster’s Remarks to a Fish
    • How to Know a True Fisherman
    • Truth as Defined by the Honorable Guild
  • Some Fishing Pretenses and Affectations
  • Summer Shooting
  • Concerning Rabbit Shooting
  • A Word to Fishermen
  • A Duck-Hunting Trip
    • Sport Versus Slaughter
    • On the Cooking of Wild Ducks
    • On Having One’s “Eye Wiped”
    • “The Duck Hunter Is Born—Not Made”
  • Quail Shooting
    • Transcriber’s Note:
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