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The Early Life of Abraham Lincoln - Page 67
by Ida Minerva Tarbell, John McCan Davis - 1896 - 240 pages
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Abraham Lincoln, the Boy and the Man

James Morgan - 1908 - 435 pages
...and other wild animals still in the woods. There I grew up. There were some schools, so called, but no qualification was ever required of a teacher beyond...the neighborhood, he was looked upon as a wizard. There was absolutely nothing to excite ambition for education." — ABRAHAM LINCOLN, in his own life...
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The one hundredth anniversary of the birth of Abraham Lincoln

Francis Grant Blair - 1908 - 45 pages
...and other wild animals still in the woods. There I grew up. There were some schools, so called, but no qualification was ever required of a teacher beyond...the neighborhood, he was looked upon as a wizard. There was absolutely nothing to excite ambition for education. Of course, when I came of age I did...
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The story-life of Lincoln: a biography composed of five hundred true stories ...

Wayne Whipple - Presidents - 1908 - 708 pages
...and other wild animals still in the woods. There I grew up. There were some schools, so called ; but no qualification was ever required of a teacher beyond...the neighborhood, he was looked upon as a wizard. There was absolutely nothing to excite ambition for education. Of course, when I came of age I did...
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The Ohio Educational Monthly, Volume 57

Education - 1908
...and other wild animals still in the woods. There I grew up. There were some schools, so-called, but no qualification was ever required of a teacher beyond...in the neighborhood he was looked upon as a wizard. There was absolutely nothing to exgite ambition for education. Of course, when I came of age I did...
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An Anthology of the Epigrams and Sayings of Abraham Lincoln, Collected from ...

Abraham Lincoln - 1908 - 62 pages
...matter of much importance. - Letter to JF Speed, July 4, 1842, vol. I, p. 2l8. TEACHING THE "THREE R's" No qualification was ever required of a teacher beyond...the neighborhood, he was looked upon as a wizard. - Letter to JW Fell, Dec. 20, /5<?, W. F, p. 287. TASK GREATER THAN WASHINGTON'S I cannot but know...
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The Story-life of Lincoln: A Biography Composed of Five Hundred True Stories ...

Wayne Whipple - Presidents - 1908 - 708 pages
...were some schools, so called ; but no qualification was ever required of a teacher beyond 'reading writin' and cipherin' ' to the Rule of Three. If a...the neighborhood, he was looked upon as a wizard. There was absolutely nothing to excite ambition for education. Of course, when I came of age I did...
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The Story-life of Lincoln: A Biography Composed of Five Hundred True Stories ...

Wayne Whipple - Presidents - 1908 - 708 pages
...schools, so called ; but no qualification was ever required of a teacher beyond 'readin,' -writtn' and cipherin' ' to the Rule of Three. If a straggler...the neighborhood, he was looked upon as a wizard. There w'as absolutely nothing to excite ambition for education. Of course, when I came of age I did...
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Life of Lincoln, Volume 1

Henry Clay Whitney - 1908
...called ; but no qualification was ever required of a teacher beyond " reading writin', and cipheriri " to the Rule of Three. If a straggler supposed to understand...the neighborhood, he was looked upon as a wizard. There was absolutely nothing to excite ambition for education. Of course, when I came of age I did...
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Abraham Lincoln: An Interpretation in Biography

Denton Jaques Snider - 1908 - 570 pages
...so-called, but no qualification was ever required of a teacher beyond reading writing and ciphering to the rule of three. If a straggler supposed to understand...the neighborhood, he was looked upon as a wizard. There was absolutely nothing to excite ambition for education." Still we shall see that Lincoln learned...
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Saint Nicholas, Volume 33

Mary Mapes Dodge - Children's periodicals - 1906
...called, but no qualification was ever required of a teacher beyond reading, writing, and ciphering to the Rule of Three. If a straggler supposed to understand...the neighborhood, he was looked upon as a wizard." The school-house was a low cabin of round book." The multiplication-table was still a mystery to him,...
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