"My father was one of the 'forty-niners,'" put in Jim, eagerly.
I do not doubt they too were Forty-niners; but I did not stop.
Min was exactly the type of girl to fit into the story of The 123 Forty-Niners.
These first comers were called the Forty-Niners, because most of them came in the year 1849.
Excuse this diversion, I must get back to my subject, the days of the forty-niners.