The book The Leech Club Or the Mysteries of the Catskills was written by author George Washington Owen Here you can read free online of The Leech Club Or the Mysteries of the Catskills book, rate and share your impressions in comments. If you don't know what to write, just answer the question: Why is The Leech Club Or the Mysteries of the Catskills a good or bad book?
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He was almost distracted at the prospect of throwing so much money to the winds. He dared not tell his wife of the state of things. But still he did not give up the battle. He had recourse to Leech Club advisors, and their prolific brains devised new means to accomplish his success. Where money had before been planted only in hills, it must now be sown broadcast. Men who were known to have made up their minds not to vote for Mr. Shoeman, must be managed in another way, so that at least their vo...tes would not tell for the other candidate. A method of doing this was soon contrived. It was soon given out that Mr. Shoeman, in view of the large increase of the tanning business which he hoped to effect, was about to erect three new tanneries in another county. For the erection of these, the building of the dams, etc. , he wanted three or four hundred men, at high wages. In engaging these men, those were generally selected who 180 THE LEECH CLUB; OK, THE were certain to vote against Mr. Shoeman.