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Volume V.
NEW YORK, May, 1921

Number 5



An Interview with the Greatest Woman in the World, Mme. Curie

John T. Drayton 25 The Business Butterfly (A Story. Part I) .......... Peter Gray 29

Ilustrated by Joanna Shortmeier
The Imperious "Must”...............Orison Swett Marden 34

Cartoon by Gordon Ross
It Doesn't Pay to Be a Bluffer. Interview with Samuel Austin

Albert Sidney Gregg 37 From Bootblack to Congress. Life-story of Tom D. Schall

Captain Paul V. Collins 42

Nlustrated by Alton E. Porter An Interview with Dr. Royal S. Copeland, Health Commissioner of New York · City ........................ Frank Winslow 49 Are You a Fish Out of Water ............Orison Swett Marden 53 The Play of the Month, "Wake Up, Jonathan!"..... Edwin Markham 56 The Waterloo of T. Napoleon Perkins (A Story. Part II) .. John Webster 61

Illustrated by John R. Neill Building Big Business on Determination ........ Archie C. Shriner 67 Is It to Be Race Suicide? ............. George W. E. Daniels 71 His Companion (A Poem). ............... Frank X. Piatt 73 Are You Following the Mirage of Achievement ? ....Orison Swett Marden 76 Hobson's Choice (A Story. Part I) .......... Howard P. Rockey 79

Illustrated by F. A. Hamilton The Doubter (A Poem) ............... Nixon Waterman 84 Who's Who in the Affairs of the Nation ......... Arthur W. Dunn The Editor's Chat ..

92 Think It Over! . .

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. . That Terrible “If!" ................ William Mathews 96

e Up, Jonathan is.Oriei Frank Winsloro

THE NEW SUCCESS is published monthly at the St. James Building, 1133 Broadway, New York City, by THE LOWREY-MARDEN CORPORATION. Dr. Orison Swett Marden, President; J. W. D. Grant, Treasurer; Robert Mackay, Secretary; F. C. Lowrey. Chairman, Board of Directors. Advertising Rates on Application.

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Entered as Second-class Matter December 30, 1917, at the Post Office at New York, New York, under the Act of March 3, 1879. Entered at Stationer's Hall and Copyright, 1920, in Great Britain.

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