Wildwood Homes: Being a Collection of Houses and Details with Suggestions for the Home Builder

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Wildwood Builders Company, 1912 - Architecture, Domestic - 47 pages

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Page 11 - That there wasn'ta chance for one to start. For the wheels were just as strong as the thills, And the floor was just as strong as the sills, And the panels just as strong as the floor, And the whippletree neither less nor more, And the back crossbar as strong as the fore, And spring and axle and hub encore. And yet, as a whole, it is past a doubt In another hour it will be worn out!
Page 33 - And we fear the wind in the chimney." Over the chimney the night-wind sang And chanted a melody no one knew ; And the Man, as he sat on his hearth below, Said to himself, " It will surely snow, And fuel is dear and wages low, And I'll stop the leak in the chimney.
Page 33 - OVER the chimney the night-wind sang And chanted a melody no one knew ; And the Woman stopped, as her babe she tossed, And thought of the one she had long since lost, And said, as her tear-drops back she forced, " I hate the wind in the chimney.
Page 43 - A bolt is shot back somewhere in our breast And a lost pulse of feeling stirs again: The eye sinks inward, and the heart lies plain, And what we mean, we say, and what we would, we know.
Page 9 - He would build one shay to beat the taown 'n' the keounty 'n' all the kentry raoun'; It should be so built that it couldn' break daown; "Fur," said the Deacon, " 'tis mighty plain Thut the weakes' place mus' stan
Page 41 - Miriam sang her song of deliverance on the banks of the Red Sea...

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