Excerpt from The Life Story of Albert Pike
Pike’s Struggle for an Education and Desire for a Freer Life; His First Adventure in the West; Entering the Staked Plains; Following the Old Santa Fe Trail; Arrival at Fort Smith; Removal to Little Rock; His Marriage; Engages in the Practice of Law; His Oratorical Ability – His Public Service; Takes Up Arms in the War With Mexico; Duel With John Selden Roane; Service in the Confederate Army; His Work as an Author; Activities of His Later Years – His Masonic Career – Takes Up Residence in Washington City; The Wake of “The Fine Arkansas Gentleman;” The Close of an Eventful Life
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