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Prentice Mulford

Prentice Mulford (5 April 1834 - 27 May 1891) was a noted literary humorist and California author. In addition, he helped found the New Thought movement. He also coined the term Law of Attraction. Mulford was born in Sag Harbor, New York and, in 1856, sailed to California where he would spend the next 16 years. During this time, Mulford spent several years in mining towns, trying to find his fortune in gold, copper, or silver. After leaving the mining life, Mulford ran for a position on the...See more