Fables of Field and Staff

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Colonial Company, 1893 - United States - 211 pages
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Page 210 - FORASMUCH as it hath pleased Almighty God of his great mercy to take unto himself the soul of our dear brother here departed, we therefore commit his body to the ground; earth to earth, ashes to ashes, dust to dust...
Page 69 - ... shall be punished by imprisonment in the jail or house of correction not exceeding six months; or by fine not exceeding...
Page 79 - Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the house Not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse; The stockings were hung by the chimney with care, In hopes that St. Nicholas soon would be there.
Page 68 - ... he may be put immediately under guard and kept, at the discretion of the commanding officer...
Page 68 - If any person interrupts, molests or insults, by abusive words or behavior, or obstructs any officer or soldier while on duty or at any parade, drill or meeting for military improvement...
Page 69 - ... the brigade, regiment, battalion, corps, company or detachment, as the case may be, until the duty, drill, parade or meeting is concluded; and such commanding officer may turn over such person to any police officer or constable of the city or town wherein such duty, parade, drill or meeting is held; and said police officer or constable shall detain him in custody for examination or trial before a court of justice or trial justice having jurisdiction of the place ; and any person found guilty...
Page 32 - I'll heel-and-toe it over this blossoming path until we land in the middle of next week.
Page 88 - ... ceptin' jigadier-brindle — which is what the boys useter call the brigadier gen'ral. So his remarks nat'rally was received with great respec', an...

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