The Writings In Prose And Verse Of Eugene Field (volume 12); Sharps And Flats

Paperback | January 12, 2012

byAmerican Popular Literature Collection

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This historic book may have numerous typos, missing text or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1901. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... GOSSIP OF POLITICS AND POLITICIANS * A Miscalculation Grover Cleveland seems to have suddenly and completely dropped out of sight. Perhaps he is rehearsing Santa Claus for a Sunday-school celebration next Christmas. These politicians are queer people. August 22, 1883 President Arthur Learns Indian President Arthur has made such remarkable progress in his far-Western studies that he already speaks several Indian languages with great fluency. It makes the solemnvisaged Shoshones swell with pride to hear him talk with the interpreter about the pink scalp of his green mother-in-law, the blue whiskers of the red cat, and other topics copiously set forth in the standard Indian conversation-books. August 25, 188J A Great Party Loss One of Solon Chase's famous steers is dead. Thus slowly but surely fade away, one by one, the great distinctive features of the Greenback party. Hinc Mae lacrimae-- hence these steers. August 27, 188) Benefits of Western Travel His Western trip will do George F. Hoar a power of good. He will learn that the codfish is no more the national bird than baked beans were the manna which heaven showered upon the children of Israel in the wilderness. September 14, 188J Suggestion for a British Statesman The Right Hon. John Bright has been making a public address in Birmingham on our revenue system. It seems to us that he could better employ his time in suggesting a specific for the popular kidney complaint of which he was the author. September 14, 188J Prepared for Either Contingency The result of the Ohio election is not a surprise to us. We have from the very start predicted the election of Judge Hoadly, basing that prediction on the superior merits of the man, the weakness of the opposition, and the imbecility with which the Republicans have condu...

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This historic book may have numerous typos, missing text or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1901. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... GOSSIP OF POLITICS AND POLITICIANS * A Miscalculation Grover Cleveland seems to have suddenly and completely dropped out of sight. Pe...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:40 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.08 inPublished:January 12, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217404715

ISBN - 13:9780217404716

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