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Portrait of Mark Twain

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According to the Carson City website:

Twain and his brother arrived in Carson City in August 1861. After brief but unsuccessful attempts at mining in Aurora and Unionville, Twain was hired by the Territorial Enterprise newspaper in Virginia City. In fact, it was while working there that he adopted his nom de plume, Mark Twain.


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