Recreation, Volume 2

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G.O. Shields (Coquina), 1895 - Sports
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Page 425 - If thou art worn and hard beset With sorrows, that thou wouldst forget, If thou wouldst read a lesson, that will keep Thy heart from fainting and thy soul from sleep, Go to the woods and hills! — No tears Dim the sweet look that Nature wears.
Page xxvi - These famous mountain resorts, situated at the summit of the Alleghanies, and directly upon the main line of the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad, have the advantage of its splendid vestibuled express-train service both east and west, and are therefore readily accessible from all parts of the country.
Page 330 - I SHOT an arrow into the air, It fell to earth, I knew not where; For, so swiftly it flew, the sight Could not follow it in its flight. I breathed a song into the air, It fell to earth, I knew not where; For who has sight so keen and strong, That it can follow the flight of song?
Page xxii - And the ONLY RAIL LINE to the Delightful Summer Resorts and Fishing Grounds north of Quebec, and to Lake St. John and Chicoutimi through the Canadian Adirondacks Trains connect at Chicoutimi with Saguenay Steamers for Tadousac, Cacouna, Murray Bay and Quebec A round trip unequalled in America, through matchless Forest, Mountain, River and Lake Scenery, down the majestic Saguenay by daylight and back to the Fortress City, Touching; all the Beautiful Seaside Resorts on the Lower St.
Page 175 - The honorable the SECRETARY OF THE INTERIOR. SIR: I have the honor to transmit herewith a copy of a letter addressed to your predecessor in February, 1908.
Page xxvi - Russian baths and large swimming-pools are provided for ladies and gentlemen, and suitable grounds for lawn tennis; there are bowling alleys and billiard rooms; fine riding and driving horses, carriages, mountain wagons, tally-ho...
Page xxvi - Railroad, have the advantage of its splendid vestibuled express-train service both east and west, and are therefore readily accessible from all parts of the country. All Baltimore and Ohio trains stop at Deer Park and Oakland during the season.
Page xv - Cruising in the Cascades. A Narrative of Travel, Exploration, Amateur Photography, Hunting, and Fishing, with special Chapters on...
Page x - Travel," most beautiful book of its kind ever published, will be sent free, postpaid, to any address in the world on receipt of two 2-cent stamps, by George H. Daniels, General Passenger Agent, Grand Central Station, New York.
Page 175 - ... full report as to these complaints was made in letter of November 8, 1894, of which the concluding paragraphs were as follows: It is my intention to write again to the agents of the Fort Hall (Idaho) and Wind River (Wyoming) agencies, directing them to be watchful to the end that their Indians give no cause for complaint in this matter; but I think it would be well if some attention were paid to the foreign and native tourists and others, who go into that country to hunt without let or hindrance....

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