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Title: St. Nicholas
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Title: St. Nicholas
Uniform Title: St. Nicholas (New York, N.Y.)
Alternate Title: Saint Nicholas
Physical Description: 68 v. : ill. ; 25-30 cm.
Language: English
Creator: Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
Publisher: Scribner
Place of Publication: New York
Publication Date: -c1943
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Subject: Children's literature -- Periodicals   ( lcsh )
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Dates or Sequential Designation: -v. 67, no. 4 (Feb. 1940) ; v. 70, no. 1 (Mar. 1943)-v. 70, no. 4 (June 1943).
Dates or Sequential Designation: Began with: Vol. 1, no. 1, Nov. 1873.
Numbering Peculiarities: Suspended Mar. 1940-Feb. 1943; vols. 68-69 omitted.
Issuing Body: Published by: Century, Aug. 1881- ; by Educational Pub. Corp. -1940; by St. Nicholas Magazine, 1943.
General Note: Description based on: Vol. 2, no. 12 (Oct. 1875); title from cover.
General Note: Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge.
Funding: Preservation and Access for American and British Children's Literature, 1870-1889 (NEH PA-50860-00).
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FOR YOUNG FOLKS.


CONDUCTED BY
MARY MAPES DODGE.


VOLUME X.
PART I., NOVEMBER, 1882, TO MAY, I883.


THE CENTURY CO. NEW YORK.





















































Copyright, 1883, by THE CENTURY Co.


PRESS OF THEO. L. DE VINNE & CO.
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ST. NICHOLAS:


VOLUME X.


PART 1.
Six MONTHS-NOVEMBER, 1882, TO MAY, 1883.





















CONTENTS OF PART I., VOLUME X.






PAGE.
ACCIDENT IN HIGH LIFE. An Verses. (Illustrated by R. B. Birch) ...... EleanorA. Hunter ....... 128
ADVENTURES OF A TAME CROW. Picture, drawn by DeCost Smith ................ .................. 412
AGASSIZ ASSOCIATION. The (Illustrated) .................... ............ .arlan H. Ballar .. 77

237, 317, 397, 477
ALBATROSS. The Poem. (Illustrated).............. ...... ............. Celia Thaxter .. ... ... 279
"A LITTLE GIRL ASKED SOME KITTENS TO TEA." Jingle. (Illustrated by the
Author) ................... ......................................... G. Francis ....... ... 91
ALL THE PLUMS. (Illustrated by W. T. Smedley) .... .................. Sophie Swett. ............. 34
ALONE IN ROME. (Illustrated by Walter Fenn).... ... ................... Lucretia P. Hale ..... .. 457
ALPHABET OF CHILDREN. An Jingles. (Illustrated by R. B. Birch)....... Isabel Frances Bellozus..... 112
"AN ARTIZ IL BE." Jingle. (Illustrated by Boz). ...................... M. J. S.... ............. 135
AND EVERYWHERE THAT MARY WENT." Picture, drawn by M. L. D. Watson ...................... 384
AN OBJECT OF INTEREST. Picture, drawn by Elise Bohm ..... ....................... ........... 430
ANY TRAIN................ ................................. ..... Sarah Winter Kellogg .... 381
ART AND ARTISTS. Stories of (Illustrated). .......... ....... ..... .. Clara Erskine Clement... 268
APRIL DAY. An Picture, drawn by Otto Stark ................................. .... ..... .. .. 456
BALLAD OF BRAVERY. A Verses .............. ..... ........... .....alcolm Dozglas ........ 229
BANISHED KING. The (Illustrated by E. B. Bensell) ..................... Frank R. Stockton......... 118
BEAUTIFUL LADY. The Poem................ ....... ............... .Henry Ripley Dorr......... 423
BEN BRUIN. Verses. (Illustrated by W. L. Sheppard). .... .............. Lucy Larcom .... ....... 328
BOB'S WONDERFUL BICYCLE. Verses. (Illustrated by L. Hopkins)..........E. J. Wheeler ............ 424
BOY IN THE WHITE HOUSE. A (Illustrated from photographs) .......... .Noah Brooks .............. 57
BRAVE CHINESE BABY. A (Illustrated by H. Sandham) .......... ..... ... ... ......... 406
BROKEN PITCHER. The (Illustrated)...... ....... ...... ............ .. Mrs. Davis ........ 323
BROWNIES' FEAST. The Verses. (Illustrated by the Author). ............ Palmer Cox ............ 368
BROWNIES' RIDE. The Verses. (Illustrated by the Author) ............... Palmer Cox. .............. 263
BUTTONS ............ ........ ...................................... llMary N. Prescott.......... 469
CAT AND THE MOUSE. Pictures, drawn by Palmer Cox ............................................ 56
CHANGING A FACE. (Illustrated) ....... ........... ............ .. .A. A. W ................ 94
CHINESE NEW YEAR'S DAY IN SANTA BARBARA. (Illustrated by H. Sandham).H. H..... .......... .201
CHIVALRIE. Poem. (Illustrated by Miss C. A. Northam) .......... ........ Wilbur Larremore......... 256
CHRISTMAS DAY. Poem. (Illustrated) ..... ...................... .Vora Perry ...... ........ 92
CHRISTMAS FAIRIES. The .... ............................... ....... M E. K .............. 82
CHRISTMAS MOON. Poem. .............. .............. ..............S. HI. S.................. 206
COASTING ON LAKE WINNIPEG. (Illustrated by H. F. Farny) .............. Edmund A. Struthers...... 102
CONFUSION. Verses. (Illustrated by Rose Miiller) .............. .......... l z D ................ 109
DICK, THE DRAUGHTSMAN. Jingle. (Illustrated by the Author). ........... L. Hopkins............... 224
DISCOVERY OF THE MAMMOTH. The (Illustrated by James C. Beard, from ?
a photograph) .......................... ..................... C. F. Holder. ............... 89
DORIS LEE'S FEATHER FAN .......... ...... .. ..... .... ........ .... .Frank H. Converse. ... . 276







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DOROTHY'S SPINNING-WHEEL ... ............................. ... ... Mary L. Bolles Branch .. 349
DOUGHTY DUELIST. A Jingle. (Illustrated by L. Hopkins) ............. .H. Pel/ham Curtis ......... 23
DROP AND THE CLOUD. The Poem..... ............... ..............L. D. Brewster. ..... .... 447
ELIZABETH BUTLER. (Illustrated) .... ..................................Alice Meynell..... ....... 185
EMILY. (Illustrated by the Author). ......... .......... ........ .... IlIMay E. Church .......... 362
FAIRY WISHES, NOWADAYS. (Illustrated by A. B. Frost) ................. S. A. Sheilds.... ..... 166
FALSE SIR SANTA CLAUS. The Christmas Masque ....................... E. S. Brooks ....... 65
FAMILY DRIVE. A Jingle. (Illustrated by R. B. Birch) .................... Stephen Smith ............ 83
FIELD OF THE CLOTH OF GOLD. Story of the (Illustrated by R. B. Birch
and others) .................. .......................... ......... E. S. Brooks.............. 136
173, 253, 333
FLYING WITHOUT WINGS. (Illustrated by James C. Beard) .................. C f Holder .............. 432
GRACE FOR A CHILD. Verse. (Illustrated and engrossed by A. E. Burton).. .Robert He rick ........ 11
GRANDMAMMA'S PEARLS. (Illustrated) .................. ................ .Louisa M. Alcott ......... 144
GRETCHEN. Poem. (Illustrated) .......................... ......... Celia Thaxter....... ... 343
HAPPY THOUGHT. A...... ............................ .... .... .Katharine R. McDowell ... 29
HETTY'S LETTER. (Illustrated by Jessie McDermott) ............ .........Katharine Kameron ....... 180
His SEVENTIETH CHRISTMAS. Picture, drawn by G. F. Barnes ................... ............... 144
HOTEL Poem....... ........... ............ ................... Laurai F. Hinsdale........ 18
HOW THE DOCTOR WAS PAID ........... ...................... .Katharine R. /McDowell... 163
"I KNOW I HAVE LOST MY TRAIN." Jingle. (Illustrated by L. Hopkins,
after design by Author)...................................... A. W Harring.on......
INDIAN GAME. A New (Illustrated by the Author) ........................ .De Cost Smith ...... ..... 390
IN THE LAND OF CLOUDS. (Illustrated by J. W. Bolles) .................... Joaquin Miller... .. .... 248
" I ONCE SAW THREE FUNNY OLD FELLOWS." Jingle. (Illustrated by L.
Hopkins, after design by Author)........... ..................... A. W. Iarrington. ........ 303
IRONING SONG. Verses. (Illustrated by M. L. D. Watson).... ...... ..... Bessie Hill. ............... 364
Is N'T IT ABOUT TIME TO GET OUT OF THE WAY. Picture, drawn by Walter Bobbett....... .......... 194
JANUARY AND JUNE. Verses. (Illustrated by Jessie McDermott) ... .........Margaret Johnson. ........ 172
JAPAN. The Whale Hunters of (Illustrations from Japanese pictures) ........ William Elliot Grffs ..... 109
JAPANESE FUNNY ARTIST. A (Illustrated) ...... .................. ...... William Elliot Griffs...... 340
JEREMY BARGE AND TIMOTHY WALL. Jingles. (Illustrated by R. B. Birch). Joseph Dawson ........... 280
JERRY. Poem. (Illustrated by Rosina Emmet) ....................... .. Mary Lowe Dickinson ...... 275
JINGLES ...................................... .... .23 55, 83, 91, 95, 135, 205, 224, 280, 303, 327, 455, 461, 463
JINGLING RHYME OF THE BOLD ROWER. The Verses. (Illustrated by G.
F. Barnes) ............. ......................... ................ Emiily S. Oakey ....... .. 208
KARSING AND THE TIGER. (Illustrated) .................................. .Hollis C. Clark .... .. 230
KITTY'S PRAYERS. Verses. (Illustrated by H. P. Share) ............ ..... Corinne Oaksmilk ...... 339
LAKE WINNIPEG. Coasting on (Illustrated by H. F. Farny) ............... Edmund A. Struthers ..... 102
LAND OF CLOUDS. In the (Illustrated by J. W. Bolles) ...... ............ .Joaquin Miller. ......... 248
LEARNED LAWYER. A Jingle. (Illustrated by R. B. Birch) ............... E. NeMokirk. ........... 327
LITTLE BEPPO .................... ................... .............. .Malcolm Douglas... ...... 127
LITTLE MISSIONARY. The Poem. (Illustrated by Rosina Emmet) ..... .. Charles H. Crandall ....... 296
LOUIS's LITTLE JOKE.... ................. ... .. .. ... .. .......... atharine R. McDowell .... 404
MAMMA'S LITTLE HOUSEMAID. Picture, drawn by D. Clinton Peters ................... .............. 212
MAMMOTH. The Discovery of the (Illustrated by James C. Beard, from a .
photograph) .... ....... ........ ....... ..................... C. F. Holder............ 9
MARY AND HER GARDEN. Poem. (Engrossed and illustrated by A. Brennan).Eva L. Ogden ............ 96
MASSYS. Quintin .... ... .............. ..... ......... ........ Clara Erskine Clement..... 271
MISSION OF MABEL'S VALENTINE. The (Illustrated by Rose Mtiller). ...... Anna North ........ 293
MRS. PETERKIN FAINTS ON THE GREAT PYRAMID ........................Lucrelia P. ale .......... 365
MY VALENTINE. Verses. (Illustrated by the Author). ................... .J. M. Anderson..... ..... 252
NEW HAT. The Jingle. (Illustrated by the Author) ................ .... E. L. Sylvester .......... 94
NEW MOTHER HUBBARD. A Verses. (Illustrated by Rose Miiller) ........Eleanor A. Hunter ........ 448
NEW WINTER SPORT. A (Illustrated by W. Taber) ..........................Hjaar I. Boyesen ....... 304
NEW YEAR'S DAY IN SANTA BARBARA. Chinese (Illustrated by H. Sandham).H. H. .... ............... 201
NIGHTMARE OF THE. BOY WHO TEASED THE ANIMALS. The Picture, drawn by Culmer Barnes ........ 380








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OLD MORDECAI'S COCKEREL. (Illustrated by F. T. Merrill) ............... .Sarg-nt 7Flin t........ ..... 19
OLD ROMAN LIBRARY.. An (Illustrated by F. H. Lungren) ................. C. L. G. Scales............ 30
PAPER BOAT. A (Illustrated by the Author) ............................ De Cost lSmith ............. 464
PETERKIN FAINTS ON THE GREAT PYRAMID. Mrs ...... ................ ... Luretia P. Hale .... ..... 365
PICTURES ............................. .......... 12, 33, 56, 144, 165, I80, 194, 212, 247, 311, 380, 384, 412
POOR KATIE ... .... ............ ... .............. .......... ... farly Wfager Fisher. ...... 430
PRINCESS WITH THE GLASS HEART. The (Illustrated by Marie Wiegmann.)
Translated by. .. .. .. ......... ...... .... ........... Anna .......... 427
PRISCILLA PRUE'S UMBRELLA. .................. ........................ George Addors. ... .. .. 266
PUCK'S PRANKS. A Play ............................ ................... Mary Cocwden C/arke,...... 297
PUPS. Picture. (After a painting by J. G. Brown)............... .................... .. ........... 33
PUSSY WILLOW. Verses. (Illustrated by Wilhelmina Grant) ................ Ella Gardner ..... 275
QUEEN'S GIFr. The Poem. (Illustrated by G. F. Barnes) ................ Rose Hlartwick Thorc ...... 24
QUEEN WHO COULD N'T BAKE GINGERBREAD, AND THE KING WHO COULD
N'T PLAY ON THE TROMBONE. The (Illustrated by Marie Wiegmann.)
Translated by ........ ....... .. ..... ...... ............... .. Anna Eickberg ............ 360
QUEER VALENTINE. A..... ....... ..... .. .. ..... ............. .Sop/ie Swett .............. 243
QUERY. A Jingle. (Illustrated by the Author)............................ Katet B. Sear ............ 455
QUEST. The Poem. (Engrossed and illustrated by A. Brennan). .......... Eva L. Odgen. .......... 40
RHYME FOR BOY. A Verse. (Illustrated by the Author)...... ........... Lilian Coggeshall ........ 461
RHYME OF THE WEEK. A Jingle. (Illustrated by R. B. Birch) ........... William Wye Smilt/ ...... 352
ROMAN LIBRARY. An Old (Illustrated by F. I. Lungren) ............... C. L. G. Scales .......... 30
ROMAN SUNDAY-SCHOOL. A Picture, from the painting by Elizabeth Thompson......... ......... .... 311
RUBENS. Peter Paul (Illustrated) ................... ... ... .. ..... Clara Erskine Clement. ... 271
SAD DISAPPOINTMENT. A Verses. ................... ............ .Kate Kelogg .............. 15
SAD LITTLE PRINCE. The (Illustrated by R. B. Birch) ...................... Edgar Face tt............ 438
SANTA CLAUS MUST HAVE MADE A MISTAKE. Picture, drawn by Addie Ledyard ............ ........ 165
SHADOW PICTURES AND SILHOUETTES. (Illustrated) ..... ............... Joel Stacy ...... ....... 385
SHE DOES N'T SEEM TO KNOW THAT SHE 'S ME. Picture, drawn by Mrs. Mary Wyman Wallace... ... 12
SILK-CULTURE FOR BOYS AND GIRLS. (Illustrated) ..... .............. L. Capsadell............. 225
SING, SING! WHAT SHALL WE. SING? Picture, drawn by J. G. Francis. .. ................ ... .... 463
SNOW-FLAKE CHINA. (Illustrated) ..................................... .Mrs. Jzulia P. Ballard .... 206
"SOUL, SOUL, FOR A SOUL-CAKE (Illustrated by R. Blum).............. J. L. W/. ................ 93
SPHINX. The Verses. (Illustrated by R. B. Birch).. ... ......... ...... Anna S. Reed............ 333
STORIES OF ART AND ARTISTS. (Illustrated). .... ....................... Clara Erskine Clement. ..... 268
STORY OF MRS. POLLY ANN BUNCE'S BEST CAP. The ...................A. G. Plympton.......... 436
STORY OF THE FIELD OF THE CLOTH OF GOLD. The (Illustrated by R. B.
Birch and others).............. ..................................... E. S. Brooks.............. 136
173, 253, 333

STORY OF VITEAU. The (Illustrated by R. B. Birch)....................... .rank R. Stockton ..... I
84, 212, 284, 371, 412

SUMMONS. The Poem ................ ........... ........... A s Grey .... ........... 403
TALE OF THE SUPPOSING FAMILY. The.............. ... ...........Elizabeth CIumings........ 280
THAT SLY OLD WOODCHUCK. .............................. ............. William O. Stoddard ...... 330
THOMPSON. Elizabeth (Illustrated). ........................................ ..Alice Meynell. ........ .. 185
TIMES AND SEASONS. Poem........................ .. ................ .T J. Linton ... ........ 10
TINKHAM BROTHERS' TIDE-MILL. The (Illustrated by J. H. Cocks) ...... J. T. Troi0bridge .......... 48
129, 194, 257, 352, 449

TO-DAY MY DOLL IS ONE YEAR OLD. Jingle. .................. .. .. ................... ...... 205
"TORPEDOES-DON'T ANCHOR! (Illustrated by J. B. Woodward, from in-
stantaneous photographs)........... ............ .. ................ Charles Barnant ........ 12
TOWN WITH A SAINT. A........... ..... ....................... Charles Bantard.. ....... 338
Two SIDES OF A LAUGH. Verses. (Illustrated by the Author) ............. .H1. Winthrop Peirce........ 381
VALENTINE. A Queer....................................... ..........Sophie Swett .. ........ 243
VALENTINE. My Verses. (Illustrated by the Author) .. ................. .J. .M. Anderson. .......... 252
VALENTINE. The Mission of Mabel's (Illustrated by Rose Miiller)....... ... Aznna North ............. 293
VAN EYCK. Hubert................... ............................... .Clara Erhskinie Clement 268








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VAN EYCK. Jan ....................................... ................ Clara Erskine Clement..... 270
VITEAU. The Story of (Illustrated by R. B. Birch) ....................... Frank R. Stockton......... I
84, 212, 284, 371, 412
WHALE-HUNTERS OF JAPAN. The (Illustrations from Japanese pictures)..... William Elliot Griffs..... 109
WHEN MAMMA WAS A LITTLE GIRL. Picture, drawn by W. T. Peters........... ....................... 247
WHEN SANTA CLAUS WAS YOUNG. Picture, drawn by D. Clinton Peters............................... 18
WHERE WAS VILLIERS? (Illustrated by W. H. Overend)................... .Archibald Forbes. ......... 344
WHITE HOUSE. A Boy in the (Illustrated from photographs) .............Noah Brooks ................ 57
WHOOP-EE! How I FRIGHTENED THE BEARS. (Illustrated by the Author). .E. W. Kemble ....... 462
WINTER SONG. A Poem........... .................. .................. Susan Hartley............. 81
WOODCHUCK. That Sly Old. .... .................................... William O. Stoddard....... 330
WORK AND PLAY FOR YOUNG FOLK. (Illustrated) ................................ 225, 304, 385, 390, 464
Silk-Culture for Boys and Girls ................... .................. L. Capsadell .............. 225
A New Winter Sport .......................... ..................... Hjalmar H. Boyesen ...... 304
Shadow'Pictures and Silhouettes ....................... ............ Joel Stacy. ................ 385
A New Indian Game ...............................................De Cost Smith............ 390
A Paper Boat ......................................................De Cost Smith............. 464
WRONG COAT. The ..................................................Rose Terry Cooke .......... 324






DEPARTMENTS.

JACK-IN-THE-PULPIT (Illustrated).
Introduction--A Young Society--Forced to Move-Diving at the Flash -"For the Inquisitive"- A
Talking Canary -Another Answer -Animal-Flowers (illustrated), 74; Introduction- How Times
Have Changed!-More About the Durion-Do Answer this Fellow (illustrated) -The Jabberwocky,
154; Introduction -" Down in the Doldrums "-Which was Right (illustrated) ?-The Emu at Home,
234; Introduction Bombast The Rabbit Identified Walking Under Water Old Wildey A Frog
Duel (illustrated) -The "Jabberwocky" once more, 314; Introduction--A Self-winding Clock-A
Sporting Hare-The Stinging-tree--"Pretty is as Pretty Does"-Another Fellow who Wants to be
Answered (illustrated) -Two Youthful Compositions-A March Custom in Wales, 394; Introduction--
Moths and Falling Water- Jack's Little Parable That Cloudy Saturday A Girl who never saw a Snow-
ball The Deacon's Letter The Wasp's Gymnastics A Remarkable Lily (illustrated), 470.

FOR VERY LITTLE FOLK (Illustrated).
The Story of Rob, 73- The Snow-bird's Christmas Tree, 152- The Sled that Won the Golden Arrow, 232-
Yap, Puss, and the Slipper; "Oh, Birds that Fly in the Summer," 312--The Grateful Dog, 391 Mr.
Turkey-cock, 472.

PLAYS.
The False Sir Santa Claus .......... ......... .................E. S. Brooks........... .. 65
Puck's Pranks; or, Good for Evil..................................... Mary Cowden Clarke ...... 297

OUR MUSIC PAGE.
Christmas Carol. (Rev. Minot J. Savage)..............................Howard Ml. Dow .......... 142

THE LETTER-BOX (Illustrated)............... .......................... ..... 76, 156, 236, 316, 396, 474

THE RIDDLE-BOX (Illustrated) ................................................... 79, 159, 239, 319, 399, 479

FRONTISPIECES.
Indian Summer," facing Title-page of Volume -" On Christmas Day in the Morning," 81 His Lord-
ship's Bed-time," 163-" Margery's Champion," 241-"The Broken Pitcher," 323-" Snow in Spring-
time," 403.




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