Annual Report of the Indiana State Board of Agriculture, Volume 43, Part 1894 (Google eBook)

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The Board, 1894 - Agriculture
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Vols. for 1869- include Annual report of the Geological Survey of Indiana.
  

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Page 434 - The soul of a true Christian, as I then wrote my meditations, appeared like such a little white flower as we see in the spring of the year, low and humble, on the ground; opening its bosom to receive the pleasant beams of the sun's glory; rejoicing, as it were, in a calm rapture; diffusing around a sweet fragrancy; standing peacefully and lovingly in the midst of other flowers round about; all, in like manner, opening their bosoms to drink in the light of the sun.
Page 3 - Received by the Governor, examined and referred to the Auditor of State for verification of the financial statement. OFFICE OF AUDITOR OF STATE, Indianapolis, February 3, 1926.
Page 433 - Yet mark'd I where the bolt of Cupid fell : It fell upon a little western flower, Before, milk-white ; now, purple with love's wound. And maidens call it love-in-idleness.
Page 3 - Returned by the Auditor of State, with above certificate, and transmitted to Secretary of State for publication, upon the order of the Board of Commissioners of Public Printing and Binding.
Page 277 - ... short, and is said to have cost the lives of 5,000 people within a week. Among the other uprisings which may be mentioned are one in Cebu in 1827 and one in Negros in 1844. The latter is said to have resulted from the governor's compelling state prisoners...
Page 3 - The within report, so far as the same relates to moneys drawn from the State Treasury, has been examined and found correct.
Page 365 - That same Providence has blessed us with the means of national independence and national defense. If we omit or refuse to use the gifts which He has extended to us, we deserve not the continuation of His blessings. He has filled our mountains and our plains with minerals, with lead, iron, and copper, and given us a climate and soil for the growing of hemp and wool. These being the grand materials of our national defense, they ought to have...
Page 361 - ... cents, and this may be taken as the utmost enhancement of its price to the farmer by reason of this^ duty. Eighteen dollars would thus represent the increased price of the wool from twenty-five sheep and thirty-six dollars that from the wool of fifty sheep; and at present values this addition would amount to about one-third of its price.
Page 431 - Consider the lilies of the field; they toil not, neither do they spin: yet Solomon in all his glory was not arrayed like one of these.
Page 428 - Too well the picture has another side, How wearily the grind of toil goes on Where love is wanting, how the eye and ear And heart are starved amidst the plenitude Of nature, and how hard and colorless Is life without an atmosphere.

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