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" ... and a glass of water, had the rest of the time till their return for study, in which I made the greater progress, from that greater clearness of head and quicker apprehension which usually attend temperance in eating and drinking. "
The popular educator - Page 268
by Popular educator - 1860
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Memoirs of the life and writings of Benjamin Franklin ...

Benjamin Franklin, William Temple Franklin - 1818
...more than a biscuit, or a slice of bread, an handful of raisins, or a tart from the pastry cook's, and a glass of water,) had the rest of the time, 'till...generally attend temperance in eating and drinking. Now it was that being on some occasion made ashamed of my ignorance in figures, which I had twice failed...
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Memoirs of the Life and Writings of Benjamin Franklin ...

Benjamin Franklin, William Temple Franklin - 1818
...nn more than a biscuit, or a slice of bread and a handful of raisins, a tart from the pastry cook's, and a glass of water, had the rest of the time till...progress, from that greater clearness of head and quick apprehension, which generally attends temperance in eating and drinking. Now it was, that being...
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The Pursuit of Knowledge Under Difficulties: Illustrated by Anecdotes ...

George Lillie Craik - Self-culture - 1830
...no more than a biscuit, or a slice of bread, an handful of raisins, or a tart from the pastrycook's, and a glass of water,) had the rest of the time, till...generally attend temperance in eating and drinking." It was about this time that, by means of Cocker's Arithmetic, he made himself master of that science,...
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The Pursuit of Knowledge Under Difficulties, Volume 8

George Lillie Craik - Self-culture - 1830 - 419 pages
...no more than a biscuit, or a slice of bread, an handful of raisins, or a tart from the pastrycook's, and a glass of water,) had the rest of the time, till...generally attend temperance in eating and drinking." It was about this time that, by means of Cocker's Arithmetic, he made himself master of that science,...
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The Pursuit of Knowledge Under Difficulties: Illustrated by Anecdotes, Volume 1

George Lillie Craik - Self-culture - 1830
...biscuit, or a slice of bread, an handful of raisins, or a tart from the pastrycook's, and a glass bf water,) had the rest of the time, till their return,...generally attend temperance in eating and drinking." It was about this time that, by means of Cocker's Arithmetic, he made himself master of that science,...
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The Pursuit of Knowledge Under Difficulties, Volume 1

George Lillie Craik - Philosophy - 1830
...no more than a biscuit, or a slice of bread, an handful of raisins, or a tart from the pastrycook's, and a glass of water,) had the rest of the time, till their retum, for study; in which I made the greater progress, from that greater clearness of head and quicker...
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Memoirs of Benjamin Franklin, Volume 1

Benjamin Franklin, William Temple Franklin, William Duane - Statesmen - 1834
...no more man a biscuit, or a slice of bread and a handful of raisins, a tart from the pastry cook's, and a glass of water, had the rest of the time till...progress, from that greater clearness of head and quick apprehension, which generally attends temperance in eating and drinking. iVow it was, that being...
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The Works of Benjamin Franklin: Containing Several Political and Historical ...

Benjamin Franklin - United States - 1840
...of raisins, or a tart from the pastry cook's, and a glass of water), had the rest of the time, tiil their return, for study ; in which I made the greater...generally attend temperance in eating and drinking. Now it was, that, being on some occasion made ashamed of my ignorance in figures, which I had twice...
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Memoirs of the Most Eminent American Mechanics: Also, Lives of Distinguished ...

Henry Howe - Industrial arts - 1840 - 482 pages
...no more than a biscuit, or a slice of bread, a handful of raisins, or a tart from the pastrycook's, and a glass of water,) had the rest of the time, till...generally attend temperance in eating and drinking." It was about this time that, by means of Cocker's Arithmetic, he made himself master of that science,...
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The works of Benjamin Franklin: with notes and a life of the author by J. Sparks

Benjamin Franklin - 1840
...no more than a biscuit, or a slice of bread, a handful of raisins, or a tart from the pastry cook's, and a glass of water), had the rest of the time, till...generally attend temperance in eating and drinking. Now it was, that, being on some occasion made ashamed of my ignorance in figures, which I had twice...
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