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" As I was going to St. Ives, I met a man with seven wives, Every wife had seven sacks, Every sack had seven cats, Every cat had seven kits Kits, cats, sacks, and wives, How many were going to St. Ives? "
The Howell Primer - Page 102
by Logan Douglass Howell, George A. King (illustrator.) - 1912 - 127 pages
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The merrie heart, a collection of favourite nursery rhymes, by M.E.G.

Merry heart - 1871
...Can-a-mare-eat-oats ? FORMED long ago, yet made to-day, Employed while others sleep ; AS I WAS GOING TO ST. IVES. As I was going to St. Ives, I met a man with seven wives ; Every wife had seven sacks, Every sack had seven cats, Every cat had seven kits. Kits, cats, sacks,...
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Nursery rhymes, tales and jingles. The Camden ed. Compiled by mrs. Valentine

Nursery rhymes - 1874
...one leg. One leg is a leg of mutton ; two legs, a man ; three legs, a stool; four legs, a dog. ccxcv. As I was going to St. Ives, I met a man with seven wives, Every wife had seven sacks, Every sack had seven cats, Every cat had seven kits : Kits, cats, sacks,...
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Jolly games for happy homes

Georgiana Charlotte Clark - Indoor games - 1876 - 280 pages
...well. Who put her in? Little Johnny Green, Who pulled her out ? Little Johnny Stout 209 | As I was going to St. Ives. I met a man with seven wives; Each wife had seven sacks, Each tack had seven cats, Each cat had seven kits, Kits, cats, sacks, and wives, How many were...
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Over the Purple Hills: Or, Sketches of Travel in California of Important ...

Caroline M. Nichols Churchill - California - 1877 - 256 pages
...numerous progeny, bring to mind the childish riddle of Saint Ives As I was going to Saint Ives I met seven wives; each wife had seven sacks; each sack...kits kits, cats, sacks and wives, how many were going to Saint Ives? I am not prepared to state whether the foregoing can he classed with conundrums,...
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Mother Goose's Melodies, Or, Songs for the Nursery

Children's songs - 1878 - 189 pages
...too." Says the little cock-sparrow, " I'll be shot if I stay," So he clapped his wings, and flew away. As I was going to St. Ives, I met a man with seven wives, Every wife had seven sacks, Every sack had seven cats, Every cat had seven kits : Kits, cats, sacks,...
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Marcus Ward's arithmetic

John William Marshall - 1879
...631680 letters : how many letters are there in each line on the average ? 47. As I was coming from St. Ives, I met a man with seven wives ; Each wife had seven sacks, In each sack were seven cats, Each cat had seven kits, Each kit had seven rats : Cats, kittens, rats,...
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A Yacht Voyage Round England

William Henry Giles Kingston - England - 1879 - 334 pages
...What ! " exclaimed Dick, " is this the St. Ives I've heard of all my life ? " and he repeated " As I was going to St. Ives I met a man with seven wives ; Seven wives had seven sacks, Seven sacks had seven cats, Seven cats had seven kits, Kits,...
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The child's picture story book

Child - 1883
...big ; He was not very lean, He was not very fat : He 'll do well for a grunt, Says little Jack Sprat. As I was going to St. Ives I met a man with seven wives. Every wife had seven sacks, Every sack had seven cats, Every cat had seven kits. Kits, cats, sacks,...
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The child's picture story book

Child - 1883
...big ; He was not very lean, He was not very fat : He 'll do well for a grunt, Says little Jack Sprat. As I was going to St. Ives I met a man with seven wives. Every wife had seven sacks, Every sack had seven cats, Every cat had seven kits. Kits, cats, sacks,...
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Cheshire Notes and Queries, Volumes 3-5

Cheshire (England) - 1883
...wondering spectators if the scene were involuntaiily compelled to remember the old riddle about St. Ives: " As I was going to St. Ives I met a man with seven wives, every wife had seven sacks, every sack had seven cats, every cat bad seven kittens, kittens, cata,...
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