- Joshua,1844–c1910, U.S. mariner, author, and lecturer, born in Nova Scotia.
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For this he was publicly thanked by Generals Slocum and Geary.Cleveland Past and Present
Miss Slocum smiled, and obligingly repeated, "I'll be larnin' it yet, so I will."The Widow O'Callaghan's Boys
I am so anxious to hear the good tidings Sister Slocum's letter conveys.
All this might have been avoided had Sister Slocum sent her carriage.
And this colloquy is put an end to by the sudden appearance of Sister Slocum.