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ildhood, 1811-1824. Death of her mother. first journey from home. life at nut plains. school days and hours with favorite authors. the new mother. Litchfield academy and its influence. first literary efforts. a remarkable composition. goes to Hartford. Harriet Beecher (Stowe) was born June 14, 1811, in the charg aloud to the children Miss Edgeworth's Frank, which had just come out, I believe, and was exciting a good deal of attention among the educational circles of Litchfield. After that came a time when every one said she was sick, and I used to be permitted to go once a day into her room, where she sat bolstered up in bed. I have asion. Of this event Mrs. Stowe writes: I remember well the scene at that exhibition, to me so eventful. The hall was crowded with all the literati of Litchfield. Before them all our compositions were read aloud. When mine was read I noticed that father, who was sitting on high by Mr. Brace, brightened and looked inter
ading old, 507. Lewes, G. H., George Eliot's letter after death of, 483. Lewes, Mrs. G. H. See Eliot, George, 325. Library of Famous Fiction, date of, 491. Liberator, The, 261; and Bible, 263; suspended after the close of civil war, 396. Lincoln and slavery, 380; death of, 398. Lind, Jenny, liberality of, 181; H. B. S. attends concert by, 182; letter to H. B. S. from, on her delight in Uncle Tom's Cabin, 183; letters from H. B. S. to, with appeal for slaves, 183, 184. Litchfield, birthplace of H. B. S., 1; end of her child-life in, 21; home at broken up, 35. Literary labors, early, 15-21 ; prize story, 68; club essays, 69-71; contributor to Western monthly magazine, 81; school geography, 65; described in letter to a friend, 94; price for, 103; fatigue caused by, 489; length of time passed in, with list of books written, 490. Literary work versus domestic duties, 94 et seq., 139; short stories--New year's story for N. Y. Evangelist, 146; A scholar's adventure