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The contention was that a sellout was taking place led by, of all people, Richard Nixon, who originally exposed Alger Hiss.The End of the Illusion: America Finally Learns Its Limits|Jacob Heilbrunn|April 30, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The tendency of Alger stories is to the formation of an honorable, manly character.Camp Fires of the Wolf Patrol|Alan Douglas
Colonel Alger had returned and resumed command of his regiment.Personal Recollections of a Cavalryman|J. H. (James Harvey) Kidd
His folks were poor but proud—as Mr. Alger used to say—but managed to see Phil through.The Knack of Managing|Lewis K. Urquhart and Herbert Watson
Aside from the eternal vigilance to blot out all Alger traces, we have many really interesting phases of the work with the boys.
Mr. Alger never writes a poor book, and "Joe's Luck" is certainly one of his best.Ralph Gurney's Oil Speculation|James Otis