The Speaker's Garland, Volume 6

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Phineas Garrett
Penn Publishing Company, 1885 - Readers
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Contents

Too Utterly TJtter xxi
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Singing Across the Water Wesley Stretch xxi
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De Sperience ob de Rebrend Quacko Strong xxii
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Give Thanks for What 7 W H Crqffut xxl 178
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Aunt Patiences Doughnuts xxi
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Keenana Charge George P Jithrfm xxi 198
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Ghebers Bloody Glen The Thomas Moore xxii
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Just Retribution The Diamond xxiii 134
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Glance Backward A Mary E Blanchard xxii 157
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At the StampWindow xxi
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Total Annihilation
115
Katrinas Visit to New York xxiii 54
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Demmy Jake David L Prmidlt xxiii
121
Treadwater
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Our Old Doctor xxL 72
132
Music Everywhere Wm P Mulchinock xxii 80
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Kathie Morris xxiii
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Purpose A Henry Clement Pearson xxi 108
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Ships at Sea Allie Wellington xxi
159
Marguerite of France Felicia Hemans xxif
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Land of Liberty The xxi 7
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Emblem of Peace An xxi
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Assisting a Poetess xxi
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Little Shoes Did it The xxi
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Heroes Francis A Shaw xxi
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My Mothers Song Emma M Johnston xxiii
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Public Opinion Canon Farrar xxi
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Behind Time freeman Hunt xxii 23
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Study of Eloquence The Cicero xxi 9
32
How the Parson broke the Sabbath xxll 46
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Trouble in the Amen Corner T C Harbaugh
50
Lucky Horseshoe The James T Fields xxii 30
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Extract from The Last Days of Herculaneum Eihcard Atherton xxii 61
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LoreKnot The Nora Perry xxii 64
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She had Business with the Boss Mason xxii 65
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Basket of flowers A Sarah B Stebbint xxii
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Extract from Oration on James A Garfield James G Blaine xxi 22
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Midoight Charge The Clement Scott xxiv 95
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HorseCar Incident A B P Shillaber xxi 32
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Marjory May xxiv 117
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Sermon The xxii 93
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Little Bessie xxii 122
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Lasca F Desprez xxii 128
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Mrs Joness Lodger Edwin Oilier xxiv 130
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Heart Ventures xxll 143
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Sola Koxmo Baine xxii 144
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Eloquence that Persuades Goethe xxii 145
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No Smoking Allowed J H Bailey xxii 156
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Street Crowd A xxii 163
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How Tims Prayer was Answered xxii 167
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Hindoos Paradise The xxii 171
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Lovely Scene A xxii 175
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How a Widow Mourned xxii 176
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Shoemakers Daughter The Thomas Dunn English xxii 180
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Not Guilty ? J W HaUm xxii 183
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How the Lawyers got a Patron Saint John G Sase xxii 203
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Song of the American Eagle xxiii 7
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Night in Eden Mrs Evans xxiii 14
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Temperance Echo The Edward CarswrJl
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How Randa Went over the River Charles Carleton Coffin xxiil 26
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Spring HouseCleaning xxiii 34
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There are None Edgar Jones
102
His Last Court xxiii 104
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Johnny Judkins Charles P Adams xxi 106
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Lake Saratoga John 67 Saxe xxiii 107
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Obly Playing xxii 114
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Lightning Story A W J Lampion xxiii 120
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Legend of Innisfallen The Minnie D Baieham xxiii 126
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Open Door The xxii 127
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SchoolBoys Apples The xxiii 128
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Old Old Story The xxii 136
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Engineers Making Love R J Burdelte xxiii 139
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Little Brown Curl The xxiii 143
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Huldys Pumpkin Pies Atred Batch xxiii 147
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Old Knights Treasure The Henry Morford xxii 151
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Easy Wife The xxiii 154
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Higher xxiii 158
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Old Clock The Guy CarUlon xxii 166
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Saving the Cider xxiii 167
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Things that Never
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Still Waters W C Richards xxiii
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Widows Son Restored to Life The Wesley Stretch
183
Just Over the Way xxi 186
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Substitute The N M Baskctt M D xxiii 188
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Lullaby xxiii 193
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Earths Angels xxiv 14
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Welsh Classic A H H Ballard
19
How a Blacksmith was Converted xxiv 28
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Story of Some Bells The xxiv 34
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LifeBoat The George R Sims xxiT 40
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Lessons Sallie Neill Roach xxiv 55
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Overcometh Margaret E Songster xxiii 19fi
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Song of the Forge The xxiv 88
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Out and Into xxiv 90
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Help me Across Papa xxiv 91
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Years Twelve Children
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Orpheus and Eurydice iK M Baskrlt M D xxiv 104
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Lords Prayer Illustrated The xxiv 124
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Jackdaw of Rheims The R H Barham xxi 155
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Little Jim George R Sims xxiv 141
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End of the Way The xxiv 149
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Landlords Visit The De Witt Clinton Lockicood xxiv 156
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Henry the Fifths Wooing Shakspeare xxiv
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Schneiders Tomatoes Charles F Adams xxiv 167
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Legend A xxiv 168
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Years Wooing
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Old sod the New The Mary MeGuirr xxiv 185
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Jerry Mary Lorn Dickinson xxii 188
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Ellen McJones Aberdeen W S Gilbert xxiv 193
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Love of His Life The xxiv 199
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OBranigans Drill W W Fink xxiv
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Young Scholar
Aunt Tablthas Perplexities H if Garrett
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Running for Congress
119
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Scene In Court
5
Uncle Jacobs Money
217
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Page 159 - WHEN Music, heavenly maid, was young, While yet in early Greece she sung, The Passions oft, to hear her shell, Thronged around her magic cell...
Page 147 - FROM Greenland's icy mountains, From India's coral strand; Where Afric's sunny fountains Roll down their golden sand; From many an ancient river, From many a palmy plain, They call us to deliver Their land from error's chain.
Page 159 - He threw his blood-stained sword, in thunder, down ; And with a withering look, The war-denouncing trumpet took, And blew a blast so loud and dread, Were ne'er prophetic sounds so full of woe...
Page 161 - Tempe's vale, her native maids, Amidst the festal sounding shades, To some unwearied minstrel dancing, While, as his flying fingers kiss'd the strings, Love framed with Mirth a gay fantastic round...
Page 162 - The Minstrel came once more to view The eastern ridge of Benvenue, For ere he parted, he would say Farewell to lovely Loch Achray — Where shall he find, in foreign land, So lone a lake, so sweet a strand...
Page 147 - What though the spicy breezes Blow soft o'er Ceylon's. isle ; Though every prospect pleases, And only man is vile : In vain with lavish kindness The gifts of God are strown : The heathen in his blindness, Bows down to wood and stone.
Page 147 - Waft, waft, ye winds, his story, And you, ye waters, roll, Till, like a sea of glory, It spreads from pole to pole ; Till o'er our ransomed nature, The Lamb for sinners slain, Redeemer, King, Creator, In bliss returns to reign ! HEBEK.
Page 175 - A cloud lay cradled near the setting sun, A gleam of crimson tinged its braided snow : Long had I watched the glory moving on O'er the still radiance of the Lake below. Tranquil its spirit seemed, and floated slow .' Even in its very motion there was rest : While every breath of eve that chanced to blow, Wafted the traveller to the beauteous West.
Page 15 - HUSH ! my dear, lie still and slumber, Holy angels guard thy bed ! Heavenly blessings without number Gently falling on thy head. Sleep, my babe, thy food and raiment, House and home, thy friends provide ; All without thy care or payment, All thy wants are well supplied. How much better thou'rt attended Than the Son of God could be ; When from heaven he descended...

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