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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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4 V


ST.


NICHOLAS


ILLUSTRATED


MAGAZINE


FOR


YOUNG


FOLKS.


CONDUCTED BY


MAPES


DODGE.


VOLUME XV.
PART I., NOVEMBER, 1887, TO APRIL, 1888.





THE CENTURY CO. -NEW YORK.
T. FISHER UNWIN, LONDON.


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Copyright, 1888, by THE CENTURY CO.


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ST. NICHOLAS:


VOLUME


XV.


PART I.
Six MONTHS--NOVEMBER, 1887, TO APRIL, 1888.























CONTENTS OF PART I. VOLUME XV.








PAGE
ACCIDENTAL HIGH ART. (Illustrated by the Author) ..................... .Edgar Maykew Bacon ...... 385
AFFLUENT AZTEC, THE: A Hieroglyphic Fragment. Jingle. (Illustrated by
the Author) ....................................................... J. G. ancis ......... 204
AGASSIZ ASSOCIATION, A REPORT CONCERNING THE ........................ Harlan H. Ballard ........ 76
AMATEUR AGRICULTURALIST, THE: An Aztec Fragment. Jingle. (Illus- ?
treated by the Author) ............................................... J. G. Francis.............. 443
AMUSEMENTS OF ARAB CHILDREN, THE. (Illustrated by Harry Fenn) ...... fHenry W. Jessup .......... 174
ANCIENT HAUNT OF PIRATES, AN. (Illustrated by E. W. Kemble) ........ Eugene V Smalley ........ 323
ANOTHER M E. Poem ................ ................................ A lice ;'i ..',::,: : Rollins.... 316
APRIL BILL OF FARE, AN. Picture, drawn by Margaret Johnson ...................................... .418
ARAB CHILDREN, THE AMUSEMENTS OF. (Illustrated by Harry Fenn)....... Henmy W. Jessnp .......... 174
ASTROLOGER'S NIECE, THE. (Illustrated by R. B. Birch)............ ...... Tudor Jenks............... 289
BABES IN THE WOOD, THE. A Game. (Illustrated by the Author) ......... rank Belleu .............. 234
BALBOA. Poem. (Illustrated by Frank Day)..............................Nora Perry ............... 202
BALLAD OF THE BLACKSMITH'S SONS, THE. Poem. (Illustrated by R. B.
Birch) ................................... ................. ... ary E ilkins.......... 9
BALLAD OF THE RUBBER-PLANT AND THE PALM, THE. Verses. (Illustrated
by Felix Broessel) .......... .. ................................ Alice ellngonRollins .... 464
BALLOON, THREE MILES HIGH IN A. (Illustrated by E. W. Kemble and
from photographs) ................................................ Edward Dlffy............. 135
BASTIEN-LEPAGE, JULES: A PEASANT PAINTER. (Illustrated by engravings H
of paintings by Jules Bastien-Lepage) ................................ Rip~ey itchcock ........... 3
BEAR THAT HAD A BANK ACCOUNT, THE. (Illustrated by G. W. Edwards). Hjanlmar Hjorth Boyesen .... o06
BELATED BARBER, THE: An Aztec Fragment. Jingle. (Illustrated by the .
Author) ................... ............................... G ans...... 9
BEN'S PROXY. (Illustrated by C. G. Bush) ............................. William O. Stoddard ....... 450
BEST OF ALL. Poem. (Illustrated by W. L. Taylor)...................... H. C. Bunner......... ... 129
BoY WHO WAS SENT TO THE DENTIST, THE. Picture, drawn by Culmer Barnes............ ........... 398
BRONZED KID SHOES, THE. Poem....................................... .Marion Douglas ........... 359
BROWN DWARF OF ROGEN, THE. Poem. (Illustrated by E. H. Blashfield). .John Greenleaf Whittier .... 163
BROWNIES AND THE WHALE, THE. Verses. (Illustrated by the Author) .... .Palmer Cox .............. 304
BROWNIES IN THE ACADEMY, THE. Verses. (Illustrated by the Author) ... Palmer Cox. ............. 465
BUCK AND OLD BILLY. (Illustrated by E. W. Kemble) ....................R. M. Johnlston. ........... 32
CHILD AND POET. Poem. (Illustrated by W. de Meza) .................. EFdith M1. Thomas. ........ 144
CHILDREN'S CHRISTMAS CLUB OF WASHINGTON CITY, THE. (Illustrated
by R. F. Bunner and E. L. Meeker) .............................. Edmund Ato ............ 146







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CHILD-SKETCHES FROM GEORGE ELIOT. (Illustrated) ....................Julia Magruder... 190, 369, 410
F elix H olt" .... .... ........... ................ ................... .............. 190
"D aniel Deronda"...... .. ................. ........................... ............. 369
"Silas Marner" .............. .................. ... ............................... .......... 410
CHRISTMAS CLUB, THE CHILDREN'S. (Illustrated by R. F. Bunner and
E. L. M eeker) ........... ........ Edmund............ ..ton.................... Edm d ton. 46
CLOCKS OF RONDAINE, THE. (Illustrated by E. H. Blashfield) ............. Frank R. Stockton ...... 83, 192
CUPID'S KETTLEDRUM. Poem. (Illustrated by Albertine Randall) .......... Clara G. Dolliver .......... 260
"DANIEL DERONDA." ("Child sketches from George Eliot" ) ............. Julia Magruder... ......... 369
DEAR LITTLE SCHEMER, A. Poem. (Illustrated by R. B. Birch).......... M. M. D ...... ........... 88
DECEMBER. Poem .............................................. Frank Demzpster Sherman ... 96
DECORATIVE HEAD-PIECE. Drawn by H. L. Bridwell ........................... ............ ... 444
DIAMOND-BACKS IN PARADISE. (Illustrated by E. J. Meeker from photo- ery
graphs, and by J. C. Beard)....................................... ........
DRILL: A STORY OF SCHOOL-BOY LIFE. (Illustrated by F. T. Merrill)..... John Preston True..299, 379, 444
EASTER MORNING. Verse. (Illustrated by the Author) .................. .Lizbelt B. Comins ......... 416
EDWARD ATHOY. (Illustrated by W. H. Drake) ................. ......... Roy McTavish ........ 360, 432
ELEPHANTS AT WORK. (Illustrated by J. M. Nugent and others)........... .John R. Coryell ............ 40
" FELIX HOLT." (" Child-sketches from George Eliot") .................... Julia Magruder. ............. 190
FIRST CHRISTMAS-TREE IN NEW ENGLAND, THE. (Illustrated by A. E.
Sterner) ...............................................J. Prichard ... 13
"FIRST CLASS IN BOTANY.- PLEASE RISE! Picture, drawn by Mary Hal-
lock Foote .................... ...... ............ ..... ... ...... ... .. .. ...... 31
FIRST STEPS. Poem. (Illustrated by Mary Hallock Foote)................. D ............... 449
FROM MY WINDOW. Poem .............. .............................. Emilie Poulsson... ..... 439
GIRLS' MILITARY COMPANY, A. (Illustrated by H. A. Ogden) ..... ..... .Lieut. V. R. Hamilton ...... 224
GOING! GOING! Verse. (Illustrative initial by A. Brennan) ................ R. Wells.............. 134
GOING HOME WITH AUTUMN LEAVES. Picture, drawn by C. F. Siedle...... ........................ 78
GOOD ADVICE. Verse............................. .. .................. Emilie Poulsson. ... ..... 368
HAM ESTABROOK'S CAN-OPENER. (Illustrated by H. A. Ogden) ......... George P. Whittlesey ....... 453
HANDIWORK FOR GIRLS. (Illustrated by the Author) ......................Ella S. Welch ............. 474
"HE BARKS EVERY TIME I TRY TO TASTE IT." Picture ................... ........................216
HELD IN BONDAGE. Picture, from a photograph. .......... ............................ .......... 153
HISTORIC GIRLS. (Illustrated by H. A. Ogden). ... ........ ...... .... .E. S. Brooks. ............ ..26
Ma-ta-oka of Pow-ha-tan ..................... ................... .......... .. ..... ......... 26
HOBART TREASURE, THE. (Illustrative head-piece by W. H. Drake) ........ Helen Campbell ............ 342
HOUSEKEEPING SONGS. (Illustrated by Miss L. B. Humphrey).. Words by Mary J. Jacques .. 228,468
Music by Theresa C. Holmes
How A GREAT SIOUX CHIEF WAS NAMED. (Illustrated by W. A. Rogers)..Lieut. Frederick Schwatka ...296
How MARIE OBTAINED MISS ALCOTT'S AUTOGRAPH. (Illustrated) ....... ."Diogenes Tubb" .......... 58
How POLLY SAW THE APRONS GROW. (Illustrated by E. B. Bensell) ..... Delia W. Lyman .......... 272
How THE HART BOYS SAW GREAT SALT LAKE. (Illustrated by M. J. Burns). .J. T. Trowbridge ........... 121
How THE YANKEES CAME TO BLACKWOOD. (Illustrated by E. W. Kemble) .. Louise HIerric.......... .... 210
How TO MAKE A PAPER BALL. (Illustrated by diagrams) ........ ......... George G. Dean. ......... 397
INNOCENCE. Poem......................... ........................ .. Edith M. Thomas......... 118
"Is EVERYBODY AT HOME? Picture, drawn by A. Brennan .................. .................... 190
JINGLES ............ ....... ................................ 35, 39, 67, 119, 128, 134, 204, 220, 368, 431, 443
JUNO. (Illustrated by C. E. Moss) ....................................... Annie Howeells Frechette...... 54
LAST CHANCE OF LIFE, THE: An Egyptian Adventure. (Illustrated by H. D
A. Ogden)...................................... ................ David er.. ........... 22
LEGEND OF ACADIA, A. (Illustrated by G. W. Edwards) ................. C. F. Holder ............ .. 294
LETTER CAKE, THE ................................. .. ............... Sophie M ay ............... 221
LITTLE COFFEE-TOT, A. Jingle. (Illustrated by Albert E. Sterner).........Alice Wellington Rollins ... 431
LITTLE MATTI OF FINLAND. (Illustrated by Helen M. Hinds)............. Sanna Steen............... 46
LONDON CHRISTMAS PANTOMIMES. (Illustrated by Joseph Pennell and?
Elizabeth Robins Pennell ... 180
from photographs). ............... ........ ...... .......... s
LULLABY. Poem ............................... ...................... E. Cavazza............. .288







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MARY MCGEE'S HAPPY DISPOSITION. Verse. (Illustrated by Albert E. Sterner).Alice Wellington Rollins ..... 67
MA-TA-OKA OF POW-HA-TAN. (Illustrated by H. A. Ogden) ........ ....... S. Brooks ... .. ......... 26
MATTER OF OPINION, A: An Aztec Hieroglyph. Jingle. (Illustrated by
the Author)............ ................... ................ ........ J rancis...............39
MICHAEL AND FEODOSIA. (Illustrated by E. H. Blashfield) ........ ....... Amelia E. Barr ........ 243
MORNING COMPLIMENTS. Verses ....................................... Sydney Dayre .......... ...209
MY OTHER ME. Poem .................................................Grace Denio Litchfiel ....... 45
NANNY'S SKETCHING. Verses. (Illustrated by Rose Mueller Sprague)..... .Alice P. Carter ........... 470
NEW YEAR, THE. Picture ......................................................... ........... 238
NOTHING IS EASIER. Jingle ................. .........................Emilie Poulsson ............ 28
NOVEMBER. Poem ........ .............. .... ........ ... ........... Frank Dempster Sherman .... 61
"Now SHE'S OFF! Picture, drawn by W. P. Bodfish. ................... ...................... 405
ONATOGA'S SACRIFICE. (Illustrated by George D. Brush) ................. .John Dimiiy. ...............376
PANSIES. (Illustrated by Albert E. Sterner) ............................... Louisa M. Alcott............ 12
PANSIES FOR THOUGHTS. Poem. (Illustrated by A. R. Wheelan) .......... I. H. H/Weelan ............ 353
PANTOMIMES, LONDON CHRISTMAS. (Illustrated by Joseph Pennell and from l
photographs, ................... ......... .......... ....... Elizaet Robins Pennel .... 8o
PEASANT KING, THE. (Illustrated by Oliver Herford) ...................... RA. llunkittrick. ....... 217
PEASANT PAINTER, A: Jules Bastien-Lepage. (Illustrated by engravings of
paintings by Jules Bastien-Lepage) .................................. Ri. pey Hitchcock ............ 3
PEOPLE WE MEET, THE. (Illustrated by H. A. Ogden) ................... .Frank R. Stockton .......... 347
PERSONALLY CONDUCTED. (Illustrated) .................................. Prank R. Stockton ......... .347
The People W e Meet.................... ............................................. ...... 347
PICTURES ..... 31, 53, 75, 78, 153, 158, 190, 197, 201, 216, 221, 238, 293, 298, 313, 318, 368, 398, 405, 418, 439, 478
PICTURES FOR LITTLE FRENCH READERS. Drawn by Lizbeth B. Comins ...................... 53, 293, 439
PICTURES FOR LITTLE GERMAN READERS. Drawn by Lizbeth B. Comins ........................ 158, 197
PIG THAT NEARLY CAUSED A WAR, A. (Illustrated by C. J. Taylor)....... Julian Ralph .............. 371
PINCUSHION, A. (Illustrated by H. A. Ogden and F. Childe Hassam) ....... Lmma larilParrish........ 150
POOR M R. BROW N ...................................................... Johnston .............198
PRINCE TIPTOE. Poem. (Illustrated by Francis Day) ..................... f.attie Whitney ............ 20
READY FOR SPRING WORK. Picture, after a painting by Harry Poore .................................. 368
RED PARTRIDGE TELLS HIS STORY, THE. (Illustrated by I. R. Wiles) ..... .Maria Ellery MfacKaye ..... 407
REGULAR BOY, A. Verses. (Illustrated by R. B. Birch). ............... .. George Cooper. .............. 388
REPORT CONCERNING THE AGASSIZ ASSOCIATION, A .................... Harlan H. Ballard ......... 76
RHYME FOR A RAINY DAY, A. Verses. (Illustrated by H. A. Ogden) ..... Julia Mf. Colton ........... 406
SANTA CLAUS IN THE PULPIT. (Illustrated by Mary Hallock Foote and R. ? Washington Gladden ........III
F. Bunner)......... .............................................
SARA CREWE; OR, WHAT HAPPENED AT MISS MINCHIN'S. (Illustrated by F ranzces Hodgso Burnett 9
R. B. Birch) ........ ..... ............... .... ............ 97
168, 252
SETTLING THE QUESTION. Verses. (Illustrated by Francis Day and Gaston Fay). Emma C. Dowd ............ 62
SHE "DISPLAINS IT. Verses.................... ......................James Whitcomb Riley...... 276
SHORT CUT HOMEWARD, A. Picture, drawn by A. Brennan. ........................... .............. 298
"SILAS MARNER." (" Child-sketches from George Eliot") ................ Julia Magruder........... 410
SMALL DOG'S FRIGHT, A. Picture, drawn by Frank Bellew ................ ................ .. .. ... 318
SOME WORK FOR LENT. (Illustrated from a design by the Author).......... Louise Stockton ............ 392
SPANISH TALE, A : Told in the Spanish Way. (Illustrated by the Author, t
after drawings by Apeles Mestres). ................... ........... Al.ont arnes .......... 36
STORY OF AN OLD BRIDGE, THE. (Illustrated by A. Brennan, D. Clinton ?
Peters, and others)......................................... Treadwell Walden.......... 277
SYMPATHETIC READER, A. Verse. (Illustrated)......................... .. R. Wels ............ 220
TABLES TURNED, THE. (Illustrated by Jas. Monks) ........................ ." Glaucus" ............... 418
THREE MILES HIGH IN A BALLOON. (Illustrated by E. W. Kemble and
from photographs) ............................ ............. Edward Dufy............. 135
TICK TOCK. Verses......... ........................................ .Y.aria J. Hammond ........ 197
TIME AND TOMMY. (Illustrated by E. W. Kemble)....................... .Delia W. Lyman .......... 64
TIMID LITTLE WOMAN, A. Verses. (Illustrated by R. B. Birch) .......... /falcolm Douglas .......... 250





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