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They navigated the river from Turtle Island to Glasscock's Island (now Pearl, or Tom Sawyer's Island), and far below; they penetrated the wilderness of the Illinois shore.
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Sometimes at evening they swam across to Glasscock's Island-the rendezvous of Tom Sawyer's "Black Avengers" and the hiding-place of Huck and Nigger Jim; then, when they had frolicked on the sand-bar at the head of the island for an hour or more, they would swim back in the dusk, a distance of half a mile, breasting the strong, steady Mississippi current without exhaustion or fear.
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William Ely was chosen captain, with Asa Glasscock as first lieutenant.
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It is related of the Sergeant that upon one occasion he actually ran the chute of Glasscock's Island, down-stream, in the night, and at a time, too, when the river was scarcely more than bank full.
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Examples of Glasscock

Example #1
They could run like wild turkeys and swim like ducks; they could handle a boat as if born in one.
Example #2
They ranged from Holliday's Hill on the north to the Cave on the south, and over the fields and through all the woods about.
Example #3
They could swim all day, likely enough, those graceless young scamps.
Example #4
Where the railroad-bridge now ends on the Missouri side was their favorite swimming-hole-that and along Bear Creek, a secluded limpid water with special interests of its own.
Example #5
Samuel Clemens was then voted second lieutenant, and there were sergeants and orderlies.
Example #6
The army then elected its officers.