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1870. Idle Hands and Other Stories. 1871. Orange Blossoms, Fresh and Faded (stories). 1871. The Wonde~ful Story of Gentle Hand and Other Stories. 1871. Grace Myers' Sewing Machine and Other Tales. 1872. Cast Adrift. 1872. Three Years in a Man-Trap. 1872. Comforted. 187 3. Woman to the Rescue: A Story of the New Crusade. 1874. The Power of Kindness and Other Stories. 1875. Danger; or, Wounded in the House of a Friend. 1875. ARTHUR The Latimer Family. 1877. The W(fe's Engagement Ring. 1877. The Bar-Rooms at Brantley.
1869-70. Member, Executive Committee, Centennial Exhibition. 1876. Died 6 March 1885. 30 ARTHUR PUBLIC ATIONS Fiction Insubordination: An American Story of Real Life. 1841. Tired of Housekeeping. 1842. Six Nights with the Washingtonians (stories). 1842; as The Tavern-Keeper's Victims, 1860. Bell Martin; or, The Heiress. 1843. Fanny Dale; or, The First Year after Marriage. 1843. The Tailor's Apprentice: A Story of Cruelty and Oppression. 1843. The Little Pilgrims: A Sequel to The Tailor's Apprentice.
1868. Ragged Dick; or, Street L(fe in New York with the Boot-Blacks. 1868. Luck and Pluck; or, John Oakley's Inheritance. 1869. Mark, The Match Boy; or, Richard Hunter's Ward. 1869. Rough and Ready; or, Life among the New York Newsboys. 1869. Ben, The Luggage Boy; or, Among the Wharves. 1870. Rufus and Rose; or, The Fortunes of Rough and Ready. 1870. Sink or Swim; or, Harry Raymond's Resolve. ). Paul the Peddler; or, The Adventures of a Young Street Merchant. 1871. Strong and Steady; or, Paddle ·Your Own Canoe.