A complete and universal system of stenography, or short-hand: rendered easy and familiar to the meanest capacity. On a plan entirely new. By this method the beginning of every word in the English language (upwards of forty thousand in number) is found, as may be seen in plate I.
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abbreviated admit of joins alphabet ansstrs arbitraries and terminations Avords begin a word caled CHAP CHARACTERS IN PLATE consonant being put DIPTHONGS drawing a stroke elucidate end of words enfans English erth evry example firment follow a speaker French language FRENCH PARTICLES French with equal frgv gathred ginning hevn language Latin LENOX letters in Plate Lord's Prayer METHOD OF PRACTISING never nexion occasion oprsrs perceive in Plate perfectly conspicuous Place the character Plate III PRAYER IN FRENCH prepositions prid pronounced racters ruled scarce and scholar second character SECTION sentences shew sion skars sonants SPELT System of Stenography termination ance thou shalt three distinct places tion top line top of Plate TRIPTHONGS vowel vowel-point watrs Wood and Cunningham word ends word is completed words beginning words that begin written YORK PUBLIC LIBRARY