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rades, while they were standing in the quagmire."So it is," said the other boys. "What a pity we have no betterplace to stand on!" On the dry land, not far from the quagmire, there were at thattime a great many large stones that had been brought there to beused in building the foundation of a new house. Ben mounted uponthe highest of these stones. "Boys," said he, "I have thought of a plan. You know what aplague it is to have to stand in the quagmire yonder.
2. In the barn a little mousie Ran to and fro; For she heard the little kitty, Long time ago.3. Two black eyes had little kitty, Black as a crow; And they spied the little mousie, Long time ago. 4. Four soft paws had little kitty, Paws soft as snow; And they caught the little mousie, Long time ago. 5. Nine pearl teeth had little kitty, All in a row; And they bit the little mousie, Long time ago. 6. When the teeth bit little mousie, Mousie cried out "Oh!" But she slipped away from
hey will learn very fast.Soon we shall see how well they can read. This doll is not so good as the others. She does not like to go to school very well. She must sit by me and look at her book. As soon as she can read well, she may go home and play. She goes to school day after day, but she does not learn. She can not write at all. She can not tell her name. --- WRITING LESSON. This is my little doll. Her name is Lucy. Do you thik she is pretty? s as dolls does goes is --- tall Henry am table
lems that have interested thoughtful men, shows how some of these have been solved, and points the way to the solution of others. It studies educational systems, selecting the good, and rejecting the bad, and introducing the student directly to the pedagogical questions that have influenced the world. For these reasons, the study of education should begin with its history.Karl Schmidt says: "The history of the world is the history of the development of the human soul. The manner of this
The Dhar'rook and Gun'dungur'ra tribes respectively occupied the from the mouth of the Hawkesbury river to Mount Victoria, and thence southerly to Berrima and Goulburn, New South Wales. On the south and southeast they were joined by the Thurrawal, whose language has the same structure, although differing in vocabulary.Besides the verbs and pronouns, many of the nouns, adjectives, prepositions and adverbs are subject to inflection for number and person. Similar inflections have, to some extent,
Her name is Kate, and she has big, blue eyes. You can not see her eyes, for they are shut.Kate is a good baby; but she will cry if she is hurt, or if she is not well. Bess likes to sit near the baby, and to rock her in the crib. LESSON XL.--REVIEW. Henry Black and Ned Bell live near our house. They go to school, and I see them go by each day with their books and slates. Miss May tells the girls and boys that they should be at the schoolhouse when the bell rings. So Henry walks fast, and is
nationwide portrayal of "the important" as composed primarily of the doings and undoings of entertainers, athletes, politicians, and criminals.He would not, I think, have been unduly dismayed by all that. Of course, he would have been dismayed but not unduly. Such things are implicit in the freedom of the press, and if enough people want them, they'll have them. (Jefferson would surely have wondered why so many people wanted such things, but that's not to the point just now.)
light, from the Record and State PaperOffice, and historical societies, will throw much light on thesubject]; and an abundant harvest offers in examining them, bywhich to make an amusing book, illustrative of our provincialwords and ancient manners. I think we cannot avoid arriving at theconclusion, that the Anglo-Saxon dialect, of which I conceive theWestern dialect to be a striking portion, has been graduallygiving way to our polished idiom; and is considered a barbarism,and yet many of the
close together over ends of wire in order to join neatly and prevent their working loose. Slash buckram inside headsize wire every half inch and turn pieces up. This makes small flaps to which crown may be fastened later. The brim may now be tried on and changes made if necessary.EDGE WIRE-- This is cut from frame wire and must be long enough to reach around edge of brim and lap one inch. Edge wire is always sewed on same side of brim as the headsize wire, which is usually the smooth side.
uestion is put in the forefront. The politicians of Ireland and Wales have realized the importance of language in asserting nationality, but such engineered language-agitation offers but a feeble reflex of the vitality of the question in lands where the native language is as much in use for all purposes as is English in England. These lands will fight harder and harder against the claims to supremacy of a handful of Western intruders. A famous foreign philologist, in a report on the subject