This article was published by The McAlvany Intelligence Advisor on Monday, February 29, 2016:
Author Eleanor Porter would be proud. Not only did her 1913 children’s book Pollyanna establish the “Pollyanna Principle” (someone with an excessively optimistic outlook despite facing all manner of difficulties), it set in motion eleven sequels by Elizabeth Borton or Harriet Lammis Smith. There were movies starting Mary Pickford and Hayley Mills.
All three authors were present in Houston last week, at least in spirit. First,