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Mark Twain by GH Jones, 1850 aged 15. Mark Twain (Sam Clemens) was a printer's apprentice - he is holding a printer's composing stick

I like em young. Young Samuel Langhorne Clemens aka Mark Twain (age by GH Jones,

Famous Notebooks: Mark Twain

“ Famous Notebooks Mark Twain - “He had his leather bound notebooks custom made according to his own design idea. Each page had a tab; once a page had been used, he would tear off its tab, allowing.

Alexander McQueen On Passion

Lee Alexander McQueen, CBE was a British fashion designer and couturier. He is known for having worked as chief designer at Givenchy from 1996 to 2001 and for founding his own Alexander McQueen label.

Great archive of photos - famous people reading! awesomepeopleread...

Great archive of photos - famous people reading!(Would work great with some over the classroom library with the title Awesome People Read)

The real Winnie the Pooh and Christopher Robin 1927

 The real life Christopher Robin and Winnie the Pooh Christopher Robin Milne was the son of author A. Milne who based the Winnie the Pooh book series on Christopher’s stuffed bear.

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Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens) - my hero! I don't fear death either Mr. Clemens, I am brave.

Samuel Langhorne Clemens (Nov 30, 1835 – April 21, 1910), better known by his pen name Mark Twain, was an American author and humorist. He wrote The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (1876) and its sequel, Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (1885), the latter often called "the Great American Novel."

The REAL Tom Sawyer revealed: A hard-drinking and heroic fire fighter who saved 90 people from a steamship crash and was the inspiration for Mark Twain's famous character

The man named Sam: Sawyer called Twain (pictured left and right) by his given name, Sam Clemens, and the two men initially bonded over their shared appreciation of steamboats

Mark Twain.  Samuel Clemens, Hannibal, Missouri.

"I do not fear death. I had been dead for billions and billions of years before I was born, and had not suffered the slightest inconvenience from it.


Jimmy Stewart, "I suppose people can relate to being me, while they dream about being John Wayne. John Wayne portrayed what everybody wanted to be, while Jimmy Stewart portrayed what every man should be.

Ernest Hemingway during World War I

Ernest Hemingway during World War I