Introductory Book: Work and Play

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Benj. H. Sanborn & Company, 1920 - Readers and speakers - 124 pages

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Page 129 - This textbook may be borrowed for two weeks, with the privilege of renewing it once. A fine of five cents a day is incurred by failure to return a book on the date when it is due. The Education Library is open from 9 to 5 daily except Saturday when it closes at 12.30.
Page 109 - Ask me not this, little child, if you love me : You are too bold : I must obey my dear Father above me, And do as I'm told.
Page 84 - ROBIN REDBREAST LITTLE Robin Redbreast sat upon a tree, Up went pussy-cat, and down went he; Down came pussy-cat, and away Robin ran ; Said little Robin Redbreast,
Page 62 - Lady bird, lady bird, fly away home ! Your house is on fire, your children will burn...
Page 4 - WORK while you work, Play while you play, That is the way To be cheerful and gay, All that you do, Do with your might ; Things done by halves Are never done right.
Page 91 - Then the cat began to kill the rat. The rat began to gnaw the rope. The rope began to hang the butcher. The butcher began to kill the ox. The ox began to drink the water. The water began to put out the fire. The fire began to burn the stick. The stick began to beat the dog. The dog began to bite the pig. The pig jumped over the stile, and went along with the old woman.
Page 110 - Strange Lands Where do you come from, Mr. Jay ? " From the land of Play, from the land of Play. And where can that be, Mr. Jay ? " Far away — far away." Where do you come from, Mrs. Dove? " From the land of Love, from the land of Love ' And how do you get there, Mrs.
Page 10 - Little boy blue, Come blow your horn, The sheep is in the meadow, The cow is in the corn.
Page 57 - Poor Dog Bright Ran off with all his might, Because the cat was after him. Poor Dog Bright! Poor Cat Fright Ran off with all her might, Because the dog was after her. Poor Cat Fright!
Page 59 - And the limb was on the branch, And the branch was on the tree, And the tree was away down in the valley-o.

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