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" I stopped my horse lately where a great number of people were collected at an auction of merchants' goods. The hour of the sale not being come, they were conversing on the badness of the times; and one of the company called to a plain, clean, old man,... "
Half-hours with the best authors, selected by C. Knight - Page 240
by Half hours - 1856
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Franklins̓ Autobiography, Volume 10

Benjamin Franklin - Statesmen - 1910 - 205 pages
...reading those wise sentences, I have sometimes quoted myself with great gravity. Judge, then, how much I must have been gratified by an incident I am going...Pray, Father Abraham, what think you of the times ? Will not these heavy taxes quite ruin the country ? How shall we ever be able to pay them ? What...
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A First [-fifth] Reader, Volume 5

Frances Eggleston Blodgett, Andrew Burr Blodgett - Readers - 1910
...all students of American history. The following pages are from the last of his series of almanacs. 5 I stopped my horse lately where a great number of...plain, clean, old man, with white lock.s : " Pray, 10 Father Abraham, what think you of the times ? Will not these heavy taxes quite ruin the country...
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The Blodgett Readers by Grades, Book 7

Frances Eggleston Blodgett, Andrew Burr Blodgett - Readers - 1910
...all students of American history. The following pages are from the last of his series of almanacs. 6 I stopped my horse lately where a great number of...plain, clean, old man, with white locks : " Pray, 10 Father Abraham, what think you of the times ? Will not these heavy taxes quite ruin the country...
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Selections from the Riverside Literature Series: For fifth-[eighth] grade ...

Literature - 1910
...repeating those sentences, I have sometimes quoted myself with great gravity. Judge, then, how much I must have been gratified by an incident I am going...lately where a great number of people were collected at a vendue of merchant's goods. The hour of sale not being come, they were conversing on the badness...
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The World's Progress: With Illustrative Texts from Masterpieces ..., Volume 10

Civilization - 1911
...author so great pleasure as to find his works respectfully quoted by others. Judge, then, how much I must have been gratified by an incident I am going..."Pray, Father Abraham, what think you of the times? Will not these heavy taxes quite ruin the country? How shall we ever be able to pay them? What would...
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Business, Volume 4

Andrew Carnegie - Business - 1911 - 401 pages
...author so great pleasure as to find his works respectfully quoted by others. Judge, then, how much I must have been gratified by an incident I am going...great number of people were collected at an auction of a merchant's goods. The hour of the sale not being come, they were conversing on the badness of the...
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Choice Literature, Book 5

Readers - 1912
...author so great pleasure as to find his work respectfully quoted by others. Judge, then, how much I must have been gratified by an incident I am going...great number of people were collected at an auction of merchant's goods. The hour of the sale not being come, they were conversing on the badness of the times...
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The American Normal Readers: Fifth Book

May Louise Harvey - Christian education - 1912 - 416 pages
...author so great pleasure as to find his works respectfully quoted by others. Judge then how much I must have been gratified by an incident I am going...great number of people were collected at an auction of merchant's goods. The hour of sale not having come, they were conversing on the badness of the times...
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Selections from the Riverside Literature Series for Sixth Grade Reading ...

Readers - 1914 - 250 pages
...repeating those sentences, I have sometimes quoted myself with great gravity. Judge, then, how much I must have been gratified by an incident I am going...lately where a great number of people were collected at a vendue of merchant's goods. The hour of sale not being come, they were conversing on the badness...
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Winning Declamations and how to Speak Them ...: Part I--for Intermediate and ...

Edwin Du Bois Shurter - Elocution - 1917 - 303 pages
...valuable for memorizing because it will fix in mind the famous proverbs and sayings of "Poor Richard." I STOPPED my horse, lately, where a great number of..."Pray, Father Abraham, what think you of the times? Will not these heavy taxes quite ruin the country? How shall we ever be able to pay them? What would...
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