Abe Lincoln’s Hat
by Martha Brenner
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Abe Abraham Lincoln was
a poor man before he
became a lawyer.
When Abe became a
lawyer he wanted to look
professional so he bought
him a jacket and a tall
black hat .
People remembered as a
When all the settlers came to Illinois, they
argued over land and animals.
Abe helped settle many of the arguments
among the settlers.
When Abe got letters from other people
asking questions, he would put them up
and forget them.
Abe thought to himself and said “if I am
going to be a good lawyer he would need
to keep up with the letters.
One day Abe got an idea to put the letters
in his hat
When he got his new hat he forgot to
remove the letters.
So he forgot to write back .
Because of this ,Abe stopped getting
So when he realized what he had done he
got the old hat and answered to all the
Abe’s achievements and goals
Abe ran for U.S. senate against Stephen
Abe lost the election by a few votes.
A few years passed since he lost the
When he ran for president. The other
man that was running was Stephen
Douglas this time Abe won the election.
Brenner, Martha. Abe Lincoln’s Hat.
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