The Contributor, Vol. 7 : A Monthly Magazine of Home Literature; November, 1885 (Classic Reprint)
Excerpt from The Contributor, Vol. 7: A Monthly Magazine of Home Literature; November, 1885 There was another element in Western Missouri which did not tend any to the improvement of its society. It will doubtless be remembered that Western Missouri was then the frontier of the United States, and therefore a place of refuge for those who had outraged the laws of society. Here they were near the boundary line of the United States, and if pursued by the officers of the law ih-a few hours they could cross the line out of their reach, as the officers could not easily operate outside of their own nation. These outcasts helped to give a more desperate complexion to the already reckless society in Mis souri. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.
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