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" He was chubby and plump ; a right jolly old elf; And I laughed when I saw him, in spite of myself. A wink of his eye, and a twist of his head, Soon gave me to know I had nothing to dread. He spoke not a word but went straight to his work, And filled all... "
Selections from the American poets - Page 288
by William Cullen Bryant - 1843 - 316 pages
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The Rover, Volume 2

Seba Smith, Lawrence Labree - 1844
...dread. He spoke not a word, but went straight to his work, And filled all the stockings; then turned with a jerk, And laying his finger aside of his nose,...him exclaim, ere he drove out of sight : "Happy Chiistmas to all, ami to all a good night!" VOL. II. No. l4. THE YOUNG DESTRUCTIVE TEAKING HIS CHKISTMAS...
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The United States Speaker: A Copious Selection of Exercises in Elocution ...

John Epy Lovell - Elocution - 1844 - 504 pages
...his work, And filled all his stockings ; then turned with a jerk, And laying his finger aside of bis nose, And giving a nod, up the chimney he rose. He...But I heard him exclaim, ere he drove out of sight, " Merry Christmas to all, and to all a good night." COMIC AND AMUSING). 361 29. THE cow AND THE ASS....
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The United States Speaker: a Copious Selection of Exercises in Elocution ...

Readers - 1846 - 504 pages
...dread ; He spoke not a word, but went straight to his work, And filled all his stockings ; then turned with a jerk, And laying his finger aside of his nose,...But I heard him exclaim, ere he drove out of sight, I 29. THE cow AND THE ASS. Anonymous. Hard by a green meadow a stream used to flow, So clear one...
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Poetry for home and school ...

Poetry - 1846
...dread. He spoke not a word, but went straight to his work, And rilled all his stockings, then turned with a jerk, And laying his finger aside of his nose,...But I heard him exclaim, ere he drove out of sight, " Merry Christmas to all, and to all a good night!" THE PET LAMB. Wordsworth. THE dew was falling...
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Annals of Philadelphia and Pennsylvania, in the Olden Time: Being ..., Volume 1

John Fanning Watson - Pennsylvania - 1850
...to his sleigh, to his team gave a whistle And away they all flew like the down of a thistle; ' And I heard him exclaim, ere he drove out of sight, "Happy Christmas to all, and to all a good night! In my youthful days it was a great sport with the boys to sled down hills in the city,...
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The Literary Reader: For Academies and High Schools: Consisting of ...

Arethusa Hall - Readers - 1851 - 408 pages
...dread. He said not a word, but went straight to his work, And filled all the stockings, then turned with a jerk, And laying his finger aside of his nose,...I -heard him exclaim, ere he drove, out of sight, , rry Christmas to all, and to all a L YDI AM . CHILD. 1 .'-- -, cl Child first became an author...
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The new American speaker: a collection of oratorical and dramatical pieces ...

John Celivergos Zachos - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1851 - 552 pages
...dread ; He spoke not a word, but went straight tc his work. And filled all his stockings ; then turned with a jerk, And laying his finger aside of his nose, And giving a nod, up the chimnej he rose. He sprang to his sleigh, to his team gave a whistle, And away they all flew like the...
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Dashes of American humour

G Henry Howard Paul - 1852
...dread. He spoke not a word, but went straight to his work, Ami filled all the stockings then turned with a jerk, And laying his finger aside of his nose, And giving a nod, up the chimney he rose. lie sprang to his sleigh, to his team cuve a whistle Away they all flew, like the down off a Ihistle...
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The Humorous speaker: being a choice collection of amusing pieces, both in ...

Oliver Oldham - Humorous recitations - 1853 - 408 pages
...dread ; He spoke not a word, but went straight to his work, And filled all his stockings ; then turned with a jerk, And laying his finger aside of his nose,...sleigh, to his team gave a whistle, And away they flew like the down of a thistle ; But I heard him exclaim, ere he drove out of sight, THERE .S NOTHING...
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Dashes of American Humor

Howard Paul - American wit and humor - 1853 - 306 pages
...dread. He spoke not a word, but went straight to his work, And filled all the stockings then turned with a jerk, And laying his finger aside of his nose,...He sprang to his sleigh, to his team gave a whistle Away they all flew, like the down off a thistle ; But I heard him exclaim, as he drove out of sight,...
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