Milton Hershey Chapter 14 - Drama In Denver (P132-143)

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Milton Hershey Chapter 14 - Drama In Denver (P132-143)

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  • 1. 
    Http://www.goodtricks.net/coin-palm.html When Milton arrives in Denver, he meets one man who wants to sell him a lottery ticket and another one who tricks someone into paying one dollar to pick up a bar of soap. The second trick is called a sleight of hand. Here is how you can learn a sleight of hand magic trick. Was it easy for you to learn? Are you able to trick your friends with it?
  • 2. 
    As Milton walked through downtown Denver, he passed several places. What were two of them?
    • A. 

      A candy shop

    • B. 

      A law office

    • C. 

      The Windsor Hotel

    • D. 

      The Golden Nugget Saloon

  • 3. 
    Where does Henry Hershey live in Denver? He lives at the _______________ , which is above a saloon.
  • 4. 
    One man near the door asked Milton if he was looking for __________________.
    • A. 

      His father

    • B. 

      A room to rent

    • C. 

      A card game

    • D. 

      A cigarette

  • 5. 
    The man asked Milton if he wanted some three-card monte. This was probably some kind of 
    • A. 

      Drink

    • B. 

      Card game

    • C. 

      Food

    • D. 

      Cigarette or cigar

  • 6. 
    Milton is a little angry with his father because he didn't warn him about all the dangers in Denver.  What other thing did Milton worry about there in Denver?
    • A. 

      He was worried about the women.

    • B. 

      He was worried about the indians.

    • C. 

      He was worried about the food.

    • D. 

      He was worried about finding money.

  • 7. 
    The man in the photo with the beard is the person that Henry Hershey tells Milton to stay away from. He is a well known trickster in Denver.  He is the leader of the Soap Gang.
  • 8. 
    This is a photo of Buffalo Bill Cody. Henry said he had something stolen from his room. What was it?
    • A. 

      Two thousand diamonds

    • B. 

      Two hundred dollars worth of jewelry

    • C. 

      Two thousand dollars worth of jewelry

    • D. 

      Two thousand dollars

  • 9. 
    What three jobs has Henry Hershey done while in Colorado?
    • A. 

      He sold livestock medicine

    • B. 

      He sang in the opera in Denver

    • C. 

      He painted pictures

    • D. 

      He mined for silver in Leadville

  • 10. 
    Henry gave Milton a gun. Milton accepted it but thought he would never have to use it. Unfortunately, when Milton went to look for a job, he had to use it. The man wanted to kidnap him so he would work for two years for free.  Milton didn't fire the gun but was able to escape.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    After Milton's adventure, he felt better walking through town and away from the con artists by the train station. What place caught his attention and made him happy?
    • A. 

      A candy shop

    • B. 

      A gambling club

    • C. 

      An auction house

    • D. 

      An investment house

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