The Speaker's Garland, Volumen5

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Penn Publishing Company, 1910

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Nocturnal Sketch
50
New Preacher
75
Far Awa Lan
82
Little Shoe A
83
Old Church Bell
88
Literary Nightmare
95
Texas Story
103
My Bread on the Waters
107
Gods Beverage
109
Little Girls View of Life in a Hotel
111
Two of Them
113
Toussaint LOuverture
116
Advertisement Answered The Frank M Thorn xvii
118
Gamblers Wife
120
Columbia
123
John Stuart Blackie xvii
130
Secrets of Masonry
133
Hole in the Patch The
135
Artemus Wards Mormon Lecture C F Brown xvii
139
Hero of the Commune
146
St Patricks Martyrs
148
Lord Dundreary on Mental Photographs
151
Margaret J Preston
158
Arnold the Traitor
161
One Hundred Years from
170
Trust
179
100 Choice Selections contained
6
Owl Critic
12
George R Howarth xviii
18
Mr Bosbyschells Confession
19
Up Hill
21
H W Beecher
30
Cambyses and the Macrobian
33
What Whiskey did for
35
Old ChurchBells
37
Woodland Lesson
43
Antonio Oriboni Margaret J Preston xviii 64
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Mary A Townsend xviii
57
Christian Life
64
Uncle Tom and the Hornets
65
Our Traveled Parson
73
xvii
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Opportunity
85
Voltaire and Wilberforce Wm B Sprague xix
89
Nicholas Niles xvii
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Aged Prisoner The xviii 104
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Poor Little Boys Hymn
106
Spirits Birth
111
At the Garden Gate xviii 118
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Baby is Dead
124
What Intemperance Does
129
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135
Sad Story of Blobbs and his Pullet
136
What Biddy said in the Police Court
138
Lucy Marion Blinn xviii
143
Ask Mamma A Mellville Bell xviii 145
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Margaret J Preston
146
Sic Vita
149
Marys Little Lamb Medley
157
Helpless Gray Head
159
Catholic Psalm
162
Wm Whitehead
167
Miss Minervas Disappointment
168
HayFever
171

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Página 200 - It blesseth him that gives and him that takes : 'Tis mightiest in the mightiest ; it becomes The throned monarch better than his crown ; His scepter shows the force of temporal power, The attribute to awe and majesty, Wherein doth sit the dread and fear of kings; But mercy is above this sceptered sway, It is enthroned in the hearts of kings, It is an attribute to God Himself, And earthly power doth then show likest God's When mercy seasons justice.
Página 160 - JENNY kissed me when we met, Jumping from the chair she sat in; Time, you thief, who love to get Sweets into your list, put that in! Say I'm weary, say I'm sad, Say that health and wealth have missed me, Say I'm growing old, but add, Jenny kissed me.
Página 202 - Nay, take my life and all ; pardon not that : You take my house when you do take the prop That doth sustain my house ; you take my life When you do take the means whereby I live.
Página 170 - When that the poor have cried, Caesar hath wept: Ambition should be made of sterner stuff: Yet Brutus says he was ambitious; And Brutus is an honourable man. You all did see that on the Lupercal I thrice presented him a kingly crown, Which he did thrice refuse : was this ambition?
Página 76 - Tis not by guilt the onward sweep Of truth and right, O Lord, we stay; 'Tis by our follies that so long We hold the earth from heaven away.
Página 111 - And he fixed his eye on the darker speck. He felt the cheering power of Spring ; It made him whistle, it made him sing ; His heart was mirthful to excess, But the rover's mirth was wickedness. His eye was on the Inchcape float ; Quoth he, " My men, put out the boat, And row me to the Inchcape rock, And I'll plague the abbot of Aberbrothok.
Página 116 - DOES the road wind up-hill all the way? Yes, to the very end. Will the day's journey take the whole long day? From morn to night, my friend. But is there for the night a resting-place? A roof for when the slow dark hours begin. May not the darkness hide it from my face? You cannot miss that inn. Shall I meet other wayfarers at night? Those who have gone before. Then must I knock, or call when just in sight?
Página 192 - Here will I hold. If there's a power above us (And that there is, all Nature cries aloud Through all her works), he must delight in virtue ; And that which he delights in must be happy.
Página 200 - Some men there are, love not a gaping pig ; Some, that are mad, if they behold a cat ; And others, when the bag-pipe sings i...
Página 149 - Handful of men as we were, we were English in heart and in limb, Strong with the strength of the race to command, to obey, to endure, Each of us fought as if hope for the garrison hung but on him; Still - could we watch at all points? we were every day fewer and fewer. There was a whisper among us, but only a whisper that...

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