Publication information

The First Million the Hardest
Source type: book
Document type: book chapter
Document title: “Here and There and the Presidents” [chapter 11]
Author(s): Farquhar, A. B.; Crowther, Samuel
Publisher: Doubleday, Page and Company
Place of publication: Garden City, New York
Year of publication: 1922
Pagination: 206-31 (excerpt below includes only page 220)

Farquhar, A. B., and Samuel Crowther. “Here and There and the Presidents” [chapter 11]. The First Million the Hardest. Garden City: Doubleday, Page, 1922: pp. 206-31.
excerpt of chapter
A. B. Farquhar; McKinley assassination (personal response); telegrams; McKinley funeral services (Canton, OH: attendees).
Named persons
George B. Cortelyou; Myron T. Herrick.
From title page: The First Million the Hardest: An Autobiography.

From title page: By A. B. Farquhar, in Collaboration with Samuel Crowther.

Here and There and the Presidents

The news of his assassination in Buffalo was a great shock. An account of it was telegraphed me by his secretary, Mr. Cortelyou, in the evening, followed by a message every morning and evening until his death. I attended his funeral, entering the church with the Hon. Myron Herrick, our present Ambassador to France. It was most impressive.