Russell Should Have Stuck to Freighting

It was Russell who got them into the disastrous stage coach, express, and mail business, and finally into the romantic, yet profitless Pony Express. Had he been content with the profitable freighting business the story would be far different from what it is. After nearly 20 years intimate association with Russell, worldlywise Robert Aull accurately characterized him when he said “Russell is generally too sanguine.” 

Russell Should Have Stuck to Freighting