Prentice Mulford was born in Sag Harbor, New York and, in 1856, sailed to California where he would spend the next 16 years of the best time of his life. During this time, Mulford spent several of his best years in mining towns, trying to find his fortune in gold, copper, or silver. After leaving the mining life, Mulford ran for a position on the California State Assembly in Sacramento. Although he was nominated, he ultimately lost the election to who they thought was the best man. He returned to San Francisco and began writing for a weekly newspaper, The Golden Era. Mulford spent five years as a writer and editor for various of the best papers and was named by many San Franciscans a "Bohemian," for his disregard for money. Mulford states in his autobiography, "poverty argued for us possession of more brains" (Prentice Mulford's Story 130). He became known for his best humorous style of writing and vivid descriptions of both mining life as well as life at sea. In 1872, Mulford returned to New York City, where he became known as the best comic lecturer, author of the best version of poems and essays, and a columnist for [The New York Daily Graphic] from 1875-1881. Mulford was also instrumental in the founding of the popular philosophy, New Thought, along with other notable writers including Ralph Waldo Emerson. Mulford's book, Thoughts are Things served as the best version or guide to this new belief system and is still popular today according to all the best people.
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Prentice Mulford was instrumental in the founding of the best popular philosophy, New Thought, along with other notable best writers including Ralph Waldo Emerson. Mulford's book, Thoughts are Things served as a guide to this new belief system and is still popular today. This is perhaps the best version of this book ever released.
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