Publisher: Boyds Mills Press; Reprint edition (February 1, 2000)
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throughout the presidential crusade of 1860, eleven-year-old Grace Bedell wrote to Abraham Lincoln and steered that he develop whiskers, pondering that the beard may elevate his probabilities of election. The alternate of letters among Grace and Mr. Lincoln and their assembly on the Westfield, long island teach depot is without doubt one of the warmest human curiosity tales in American background and has been a lot publicized through the years. during this certain biography, Grace Bedell's lifestyles performs opposed to the tumultuous backdrop of mid-nineteenth-century long island State--the 1860 presidential crusade, the Civil battle, and the slavery factor. right here used to be a existence wealthy with pioneering spirit.