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Group portrait at Mark Twain’s seventieth-birthday party.
There are several indicators one might use to judge the level of one’s fame. One is being the highest-paid writer in the history of the world. Another is not being dissuaded by anyone from writing over two thousand pages of autobiography. And another is feeling comfortable asking the President of the United States to move Thanksgiving for your birthday celebration…