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Hayes, Rutherford B. (Continued) preparation of campaign biog­raphy, 8; sale of biography of, 10; ancestry of, 18; boyhood of, 41; as athlete, 42; birthplace of, 53; as soldier, 66, 67; as farmer, 85, 87; as lawyer, 93, 94; as politi­cian, 105; as party man, 107; at home, 126-27; wife of, 128

Herring, Pendleton, quoted, 78-79

Hildreth, Richard, historian, as campaign biographer, 12

History, candidates' interest in, 50

Home, treatment of, in campaign biographies, 126-27

Hoover, Herbert, ancestry of, 18; mother of, 30; boyhood of, 41; as athlete, 42; education of, 51; birthplace of, 54; as farmer, 85; as businessman, 96; as politician, 106; as party man, 107; invoca­tion of Hamilton, 113; financial condition of, 126; as Everyman, 126; republican simplicity of, 135

Howe, Louis, and methods of distrib­uting campaign material, 9

Howells, William Dean, as campaign biographer, 5, 6, 12; on sales, 10; quoted, 12, 18-19, 67, 84; on Lin­coln's self-education, 49 n

Hughes, Charles Evans, on political draft, 111

Ideal citizen of republic, in cam­paign biographies, changing pat­tern, 143^14; static figure, 144-45

Intellectual accomplishments, qual­ity of candidates', 51-52

Jackson, Andrew, ancestry of, 19; as boy soldier, 20; mother of, 28, 29; boyhood of, 39; education of, 48; as self-made man, 54, 55; as pro­fessional soldier, 66, 68, 70, 71, 72; as lawyer, 94, 95; as businessman, 96; as politician, 105, 111; as party man, 108; invocation of, 112, 113; religion of, 131; republican sim­plicity of, 135

Landon, Alfred M., as athlete, 42; education of, 51; as soldier, 73;

as businessman, 96; as politician, 105

Lawyer, treatment of, in campaign biographies, 93-94; evolution of treatment of, 97; American ideals concerning, 98-100; ambivalent American attitude toward, 98-100; present unpopularity of, 100

Lincoln, Abraham, assists in prepa­ration of campaign biographies, 5; and "authorization" of biogra­phies, 8; distribution of biog­raphies of, 9-10; mother of, 28; as athlete, 41, 46; education of, 48, 49, 49n; birthplace of, 53; as self-made man, 54; as soldier, 66; as farmer, 84; as lawyer, 9£; as party man, 107; invocation of, 112, 113; at home, 126; and children, 130; religion of, 131; morality of, 133

McClellan, George B., as soldier, 68; as politician, 106

McGuffy readers, on duty of parents, 34; moral influence of, on chil­dren, 44

Mackay, Alexander, quoted, 21-22, 24

McKinley, William, mother of, 28; education of, 48; as schoolteacher, 51; as self-made man, 54; reli­gion of, 131

Manchester, William. See Rocke­feller Family

Maze, Earl. See Richard Nixon

Military hero, treatment of, in cam­paign biographies, 65-74; patriot­ism of, 65-66; as citizen-soldier, 65-67; bravery of, 66-68; as sol­diers' friend, 68-69; professional soldiers' disabilities as, 69-72; example of Washington as, 70, 72, 73; change in treatment of, 72-73; apologies for failure to be, 73-74; American ideals of, 74-79; Amer­ican distrust of professional, 75-79; American faith in militia, 76-79

Morality, treatment of, in campaign biographies, 132-34

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