Annual Report of the Indiana State Board of Agriculture, Volume 29; Volume 37, Part 1887

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State Board of Agriculture, 1888 - Agriculture
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Page 495 - Our outward life requires them not ; Then wherefore had they birth ? — To minister delight to man, To beautify the earth. To comfort man, — to whisper hope Whene'er his faith is dim ; For who so careth for the flowers Will much more care for him ! THE WOODLAND SANCTUARY.
Page 3 - Returned by the Auditor of State, with above certificate, and transmitted to Secretary of State for publication, upon the order of the Board of Commissioners of Public Printing and Binding.
Page 495 - God might have made the earth bring forth Enough for great and small, The oak tree and the cedar tree, Without a flower at all.
Page 318 - Is not the whole land before thee? separate thyself, I pray thee, from me : if thou wilt take the left hand, then I will go to the right ; or if thou depart to the right hand, then I will go to the left.
Page 3 - Received by the Governor, examined and referred to the Auditor of State for verification of the financial statement. ^ OFFICE OF AUDITOR OF STATE, \ INDIANAPOLIS, IND., December 30, 1896.
Page 494 - In all places, then, and in all seasons, Flowers expand their light and soul-like wings, Teaching us, by most persuasive reasons, How akin they are to human things. And with childlike, credulous affection We behold their tender buds expand ; Emblems of our own great resurrection, Emblems of the bright and better land.
Page 168 - Glass windows were first introduced into England in the eighth century. The first steam engine on this continent was brought from England in 1753. The first complete sewing machine was patented by Elias Howe, jun., in 1846.
Page 168 - Howe, jun., in 1846. The first society for the promotion of Christian knowledge was organized in 1698. The first attempt to manufacture pins in this country was made soon after the war of 1812. The first prayer book of Edward VI came into use by authority of Parliament on Whitsunday, 1549.
Page 32 - The lines have fallen to us in pleasant places, And we have a goodly heritage.
Page 406 - We may exercise skill and judgment in mating the sire and dam, and the result may be an individual combining the good points of both and superior to either one of them, but we may depend with great certainty that nature never produces something out of nothing. It is food and management that makes a...

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