St. Nicholas, Volume 47

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Mary Mapes Dodge
Scribner & Company, 1920 - Children's literature
 

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Page 738 - O beautiful for spacious skies, For amber waves of grain, For purple mountain majesties Above the fruited plain! America! America! God shed His grace on thee And crown thy good with brotherhood From sea to shining sea!
Page 1068 - Our fathers were Englishmen which came over this great ocean, and were ready to perish in this wilderness; but they cried unto the Lord, and He heard their voice and looked on their adversity,
Page 744 - Mine eyes have seen the glory of the coming of the Lord: He is trampling out the vintage where the grapes of wrath are stored; He hath loosed the fateful lightning of his terrible swift sword: His truth is marching on.
Page 744 - He has sounded forth the trumpet that shall never call retreat; He is sifting out the hearts of men before His judgment seat; Oh, be swift, my soul, to answer Him! be jubilant my feet! Our God is marching on.
Page 1001 - I shall pass through this world but once. Any good therefore that I can do or any kindness that I can show to any human being, let me do it now... for I shall not pass this way again.
Page 1121 - First William the Norman, then William his son. Henry, Stephen and Henry, then Richard and John; Next Henry the third. Edwards one, two, and three. And again, after Richard, three Henrys we see; Two Edwards, third Richard, if rightly I guess.
Page 744 - He hath loosed the fateful lightning of his terrible swift sword: His truth is marching on. I have seen Him in the watch-fires of a hundred circling camps; They have builded Him an altar in the evening dews and damps; I can read His righteous sentence by the dim and flaring lamps: His day is marching on.
Page 742 - From all that dwell below the skies, Let the Creator's praise arise ; Let the Redeemer's name be sung, Through every land, by every tongue. 2. Eternal are thy mercies, Lord ; Eternal truth attends thy word : Thy praise shall sound from shore to shore, Till suns shall rise and set no more.
Page 740 - WHEN Britain first, at Heaven's command, Arose from out the azure main, This was the charter of the land, And guardian angels sung this strain : ' Rule, Britannia, rule the waves, Britons never will be slaves.
Page 744 - Promise: On my honor I will try: To do my duty to God and my country, To help other people at all times, To obey the Girl Scout Laws.

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