Purchase one of 1st World Library's Classic Books and help support our free internet library of downloadable eBooks. Visit us online at www.1stWorldLibrary.ORG - - 'The Cash Boy, ' by Horatio Alger, Jr., as the name implies, is a story about a boy and for boys. Through some conspiracy, the hero of the story when a baby, was taken from his relatives and given into the care of a kind woman. Not kwing his name, she gave him her husband's name, Frank Fowler. She had one little daughter, Grace, and showing partiality in the treatment of her children, Frank never suspected that she was t his sister. However, at the death of Mrs. Fowler, all this was related to Frank.