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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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CONDUCTED BY
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VOLUME XVII.
PART I., NOVEMBER, 1889, TO APRIL, 18go.




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













CONTENTS OF PART I. VOLUME XVII.




PAGE
AGASSIZ ASSOCIATION, THE .................... ... .... .... .. Harlan H. Ballard......... 94
ANN LIZY'S PATCHWORK ................................................ ary E. Wilkins.......... 44
ARMADILLO HUNT, AN. (Illustrated by Meredith Nugent) ................ Walter B. Barrows......... 353
AUTUMN REVEL, AN. Poem. (Illustrated by O. Beck) .................. .Ida Warner Van der Voort.. 176
BALLAD OF KING HENRY OF CASTILE, THE. Poem. (Illustrated by Childe Tudor Jenks..
Hassam ) ................ .. ..... ....... . ................ .....T. o
BERTHA'S DABUT. (Illustrated by Rose Mueller Sprague) ................. Elia W. Pealtte............ 217
BLUE-EYED MARY. Verse ........ .... ............................Mary E. Wilkins......... 21
" BLUENOSE VENDETTA, A. (Illustrated by I. R. Wiles)..................... Charles G. D. Roberts ...... 332
BOYHOOD OF THACKERAY, THE. (Illustrated) ........... ..............A. nne Thackeray Ritchie.... 99
BOYS AND GIRLS OF CHINA, THE. (Illustrated) ......................... Yan Phou Lee............ 362
BROWNIES IN THE STUDIO, THE. Verse. (Illustrated by the Author).......Palmer Cox ............. 271
BUFFALO-HUNTING. (Illustrated by Frederic Remington and C. T. Hill) ..... Theodore Roosevelt ........ 136
BUNNY STORIES, THE. (Illustrated by Culmer Barnes). ...................John H. Jewett .......... 530
BY-AND-BY. Verse. (Illustrated and engrossed by R. B. Birch) .............Eva L. Ogden............ 153
CHARLES. (Illustrated by W. A. Rogers)................................Laura E. Richards ........ 270
CHILD AND THE PYRAMID, THE. (Illustrated by C. T. Hill)................Julian Hawthorne ......... 14
CHINESE GIANT, THE. (Illustrated by E. B. Bensell) .................... Ruth Dana Draper ........ 484
CHOPSTICKS, HOW TO USE A PAIR OF. (Illustrated from photographs) ...... Eliza Ruhamah Scidmore... 535
CHRISTMAS DAY, FOR. Poem. (Illustrated by G. W. Edwards)............ H. Butterworth. ........... 186
CHRISTMAS LETTER, A. Poem............... ................... .. .Helen Thayer Hutcheson.... 113
CHRISTMAS ON THE POLLY." Verse. (Illustrated by C. T. Hill).......... Grace F. Coolidge ........... 246
CHRISTMAS, THE MONTH BEFORE ....................................... Mary V. Worstell.......... 89
CLEVER PETER AND THE OGRESS. Verse. (Illustrated and engrossed by Kath n ... .
the Author) ................. .................................... arne Pyle..... ...... 3
CONSTANT READER, A. Picture, drawn by Mary Hallock Foote ...... ............................... 86
COURSING WITH GREYHOUNDS IN SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA. (Illustrated by C. F. Holder .... 3
R. B. Birch) ................... .........................
CRICKET, THE. Poem ............... ...........................Helen Thayer Hutcheson ... 57
CROWDED OUT o' CROFIELD. (Illustrated by C. T. Hill) .................. William 0. Stoddard.... 248, 340,
436, 510
CROWFOOT, OLD CHIEF. (Illustrated by A. J. Goodman, from a photograph). Julian Ralph .............. 328
CROWS' MILITARY DRILL, THE. (Illustrated by H. Sandham) .............. Agnes Fraser Sandham ..... 377
CUSTIS, GEORGE AND NELLIE. (Illustrated) .............................. Margaret J. Preston ....... 395
DAISY'S CALENDAR ..................................................... Daisy F. Barry .......... 185
DANIEL BOONE AND THE INDIAN. Pictures. ....................................................... 534
DESIGN FOR DECORATION OF A WINDOW. Picture, drawn by Isabel McDougal............................ 255
DOGS, SOME ASIATIC .................. ................ ............ Thomas Stevens ............ 314
DOROTHY DOT'S THANKSGIVING PARTY. (Illustrated by C. T. Hill)........ Ada M. Trotter............ 22
DREAMS. Poem.................. ..... ............... ............ .S. WalterNorris .......... 151
DROP-KICK, THE. (Illustrated by I. R. Wiles) .......................... W. T. Bull .............. 237
DUCKING OF GOODY GRILL, THE. (Illustrated by G. W. Edwards)......... Alice Maude Ewell ........ 407
ELEPHANTS, THE KING OF THE. (Illustrated by Meredith Nugent). ....... C. F. Holder .............. 527
ELF SONG. Poem...................................................... Samuel M inturn Peck...... 327
ENCHANTED MESA, THE. (Illustrated by W. L. Metcalf, H. M. Eaton, and C F 20
from a photograph) .............................................. Charles F. L mmis........ 207
"EUCHRED! Picture, drawn by J. G. Francis ............................ ...... .................. 519
EVERY-DAY BACTERIA .......................................... ...... Prof. F. D. Chester ........ 350
FEBRUARY. Poem. (Illustrated and engrossed by the Author) ............. .Katharine Pyle............ 337





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FIFTEEN MINUTES WITH A CYCLONE. (Illustrated by T. Moran andW. Taber) .M. Louise Ford............ 429
FOOLS' WALTZ, THE. Poem. (Illustrated by R. B. Birch)................. Helen Thayer Hutcheson .... 226
FOR CHRISTMAS DAY. Poem. (Illustrated by G. W. Edwards) ............H. Butterworth .......... 186
FRIENDS OR FOES ? A Play ............................................Elbridge S. Brooks......... 419
FROM THEBES. Picture, drawn by E. A. Cleveland Coxe ............................................ 454
GEORGE AND NELLIE CUSTIS. (Illustrated) ............................... Margaret J. Preston ....... 395
GREEDY. Verse............ ..................... ...................... Sydney Dayre ............ 357
HAPPY CHARITY CHILDREN. Picture, drawn by Rose Mueller Sprague ............................... 152
HELEN THAYER HUTCHESON. (Illustrated from a photograph)........................................ 231
HORSE, A STORY OF A. (Illustrated by Frederic Remington) .............. Capt. C. A. Curtis.......... 27
How BESSIE WROTE A LETTER.......................................... Edith G. Seran............ 319
How THE EMPEROR GOES. Verse. (Illustrated by C. T. Hill).............M. Helen Lovett ........... 173
How TO USE A PAIR OF CHOPSTICKS. (Illustrated from photographs) ...... 1.iza Ruhamak Scidmore... 535
HUTCHESON, HELEN THAYER. (Illustrated from a photograph) ...................................... 231
ICEBERG, THE STORY OF THE. Poem. (Illustrated by T. Morani)........... Harriet Prescott Spoford .... 129
IF THE BABES WERE THE BARDS. Verse. (Illustrated by Albertine Randall
Wheelan).................. .. .................................. FrancisRandall..........8
"I 'LL WAIT FOR You. COME ON Picture, drawn by Mary Hallock Foote........................... 161
IMPERIOUS YAWN, THE. Verse ..................... ...................Henry Moore ............. 381
INTERCOLLEGIATE FOOT-BALL IN AMERICA. (Illustrated by I. R. Wiles,
H. A. Ogden, and from photographs) ............................... 241,321
IN THE TENEMENT. Verse. (Illustrated by C. T. Hill) ................... .Malcolm Douglas .......... 221
JACK'S CURE. (Illustrated by W. A. Rogers) ............................. Susan Curtis Redfeld ....... 382
JANUARY. Poem. (Illustrated and engrossed by the Author) ...............Katharine Pyle ........... 224
JINGLE, A. (Illustrated by Albertine Randall Wheelan) .................... Francis Randall........... 308
JINGLES ............................ ................................. ................. 258,308,521
JOKERS OF THE MENAGERIE. (Illustrated by Meredith Nugent)............. John Russell Corycll ........ 71
KING HENRY OF CASTILE, THE BALLAD OF. Poem. (Illustrated by Childe
Hassam) ............. ........................................... Tudor Jenks............ 473
KING IN EGYPT, A. Poem. (Illustrated by R. B. Birch) ..................Helen Thayer Hutcheson ... 230
KING OF THE ELEPHANTS, THE. (Illustrated by Meredith Nugent) ......... C. F. Holder .............. 527
KITTIE'S BEST FRIEND. (Illustrated) .................................... M. Helen Lovett ........... 77
LADY JANE. (Illustrated by A. C. Redwood) .............................. Mrs. C. V Jamison........ 492
LAST CRICKET, THE. Poem........................................... Helen Thayer Hutcheson ... 113
LAUNCHING OF A WAR-SHIP, THE. (Illustrated by the Author)...............Julian O. Davidson........ 338
LITTLE ALVILDA. (Illustrated by Rose Mueller Sprague)........ ......... Hjalmar H. Boyesen....... 130
LITTLE BUTTONWOOD MAN, THE. (Illustrated by the Author) .............Helen P. Strong ........... 267
LITTLE DUTCHESS, THE. Verse. (Illustrated by R. B. Birch) .............. Laura E. Richards ........ 326
LITTLE GNOME, THE. Verse. (Illustrated by R. B. Birch) ...............Laura E. Richards........ 87
MARCH. Poem. (Illustrated and engrossed by the Author)......... ........ Katharine Pyle............ 405
MARJORIE AND HER PAPA. (Illustrated by R. B. Birch after designs by the i
Author)................... ..................................... Lieut. RobertH. Fletcher... 522
MAY BARTLETT'S STEPMOTHER. (Illustrated by R. B. Birch) ............... Nora Perry...... 144, 198, 301
MISTAKEN SCIENTIST, THE. Pictures, drawn by E. W. Kemble ........................... ........ 353
MONTH BEFORE CHRISTMAS, THE ...................................... ary V. orsel ..........89
MORNING MELODY, A. Poem ........................................ .Mary Bradley.............. 336
MOTHER NATURE'S BABES IN THE WOOD ................................ M. Harding ........... 450
NEW-FASHIONED CHRISTMAS, A. Verse. (Illustrated by C. T. Hill)......... Julie M. Lippffann ........ 265
NORAY AND THE ARK .................................... ........... ..Harry Stillwell Edwards ... 433
OFF FOR SLUMBERLAND. Poem.......... ............. ... .......... Caroline Evans............ 418
OLD CHIEF CROWFOOT. (Illustrated by A. J. Goodman, from a photograph).Julian Ralph.............. 328
OLD DOLL, AN. (Illustrated) ........................................... M argaret W. Island ...... 426
ON A MOUNTAIN TRAIL. (Illustrated by W. Taber) ........................ Harry Perry Robinson ...... 371
OSMAN PASHA AT BUCHAREST. Poem. (Illustrated by R. B. Birch)........Helen Thayer Hutcheson.... 228
OSTRICH-RANCH IN THE UNITED STATES, AN. (Illustrated by W. Taber,
and from photographs) ........................................... Anna Eicberg King. ..... 261
OVENBIRD, THE. (Illustrated by the Author).............................Ernest E. Thompson ....... 520
OVER THE WALL. Poem ....... ...................................... Anna H. Branc .......... 86
PACKET OF LETTERS, A. Verse. (Illustrated by the Author) .............. Oliver Herford ............ 502






CONTENTS. VII
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PICNIC ON THE STAIRS, A. (Illustrated by Mary Hallock Foote) ................. .................. 258
PICTURES .. ... ...................................... 86, 152, 161, 255, 275, 353, 447, 454, 504, 519, 534
PILOT-BOAT "TORCHING BY NIGHT. (Illustrated by the Author) .......... Julian O. Davidson ........ 256
POEM POSTPONED, A. Jingle .......................................... .Helen C. Walden......... 521
POET OF THE HEMPSTEAD CENTENNIAL, THE. (Illustrated by Harper Pen-
nington) .......................................................... jalmar H Boyesen ....... 16
PRAIRIE PRELUDE, A. Poem ................ ........................... Kate M. Cleary. .......... 537
PRECIOUS TOOL-CHEST, A................................................ Ernest Ingersoll ........... 505
PRINCE AND THE BREWER'S SON, THE. (Illustrated by R. B. Birch) .......Elizabeth Balch ..... ...... 50
PROFESSOR AND THE PATAGONIAN GIANT, THE. (Illustrated by E. B. Bensell). TudorJenks................ 161
PUEBLO RABBIT-HUNT, A. (Illustrated by W. Taber and F. S. Dellenbaugh). Charles F. Lummis....... 9
QUITE A SINGER. Verse. (Illustrated by R. B. Birch).......................Malcolm Douglas ......... 376
RABBIT-HUNT, A PUEBLO. (Illustrated by W. Taber and F. S. Dellenbaugh). Charles F. Lummis......... 9
RACE FOR LIFE, A. (Illustrated by W. A. Rogers) ........................Emma W. Demeritt........ 68
RACE WITH A WOODEN SHOE, A. (Illustrated by C. T. Hill).............. Frederick E. Partington .... So
ROUTINE OF THE REPUBLIC, THE ................................ ......EdmundAlton ............ 233
SAMOA, THE STORY OF THE GREAT STORM AT. (Illustrated by J. 0. David-
son, G. W. Edwards, and from photographs).........................Jon P. Dnni......... 283
SCHOOLMATES. Poem .................................................. Alice Maude Ewell ......... 331
SCIENTIFIC EXPERIMENT, A............................................. Sophie Swett............... 58
SCREECH-OWL, THE. (Illustrated by the Author).................... ....... Ernest E. Thompson ....... 432
SEVEN LITTLE INDIAN STARS. Poem ..................................Sarah M. B. Piatt......... 406
SHADOW-BIRD AND HIS SHADOW. Poem ...............................Sarah M. B. Piatt......... 335
SIR RAT. Verse. (Illustrated by the Author) ............................... Oliver Herford............. 65
SIx YEARS IN THE WILDS OF CENTRAL AFRICA. (Illustrated by E. W. )
Kemble, E. J. Glave, W. Taber, and Otto Bacher)........................ J. Gave ............... 459
SOME ASIATIC DOGS ................................................. ..Thomas Stevens ........... 314
SONG OF THE SNOWFLAKES. Poem ............................ .............John Vance Cheney ........ 309
STARFISH, A. Verse ................................................... Caroline Evans............ 509
STORY OF A HORSE, A. (Illustrated by Frederic Remington) .............. Capt. C. A. Curtis ......... 27
STORY OF THE GREAT STORM AT SAMOA, THE. (Illustrated by J. O. David-
son, G. W. Edwards, and from photographs) ...................... ..Jon P. Dnning.283
STORY OF THE ICEBERG, THE. Poem. (Illustrated by T. Moran)..........Harriet Prescott Spofford.... 129
THACKERAY, THE BOYHOOD OF. (Illustrated) ........................... Anne Thackeray Ritchie... 99
"THE IDEA OF CALLING THIS SPRING! Picture, drawn by W. Taber ............................... 504
"THEREBY HANGS A TAIL." (Illustrated by the Author) ..................Harper Pennington ....... 448
"THERE ONCE WAS A MAN WITH A SNEEZE." Jingle. (Illustrated by R. )
B B irch ) ... ........ ..... ........ .. .............. ......... ........
THROUGH THE BACK AGES. First Paper..................... ....... .. Teresa C. Crofton .......... 490
TO-DAY IN A GARDEN. Poem. (Illustrated by R. B. Birch) ...............Helen. Thayer Hutcheson .... 225
TODDLING ISLAND. Poem ............................ .......................... Edith M. Thomas.......... 352
TOUCH OF NATURE, A. Verse ........................................ Anna F. .Burnham ........ 363
TRACKED BY A PANTHER. (Illustrated by W. Taber) ...................... Charles G. D. Roberts ...... 213
Two WAYS OF HAVING A GOOD TIME .................................. .Frances E. Willard........ 348
VALENTINE FOR ALLIS, A. Poem ..................................... .Helen Thayer Hutcheson ... 313
VISIT TO JOHN'S CAMP, A. (Illustrated by the Author) .................... Mary Hallock Foote ........ 479
WELL-FILLED CHIMNEY, A. (Illustrated by A. B. Davies) ............ .... Mabel Loomis Todd ........ 222
WHITE AND THE RED, THE. (Illustrated by R. B. Birch)............ .... Alice Maude Ewell......... 114
WHY CORN POPs. (Illustrated by the Author) ............................Harry A. Doty............ 74
WINTER APPLES. Poem............................................ Hattie Whitney ............ 76
WINTER COSTUMES. (Illustrated by the Designer) ........................Rose Mueller Sprague ...... 446
Mark Twain and
WONDERFUL PAIR OF SLIPPERS, A. (Illustrated).............. ....... Elsie Leslie Lyde 309
YULE-LOG'S SONG, THE. Poem. (Illustrated by G. W. Edwards) ............ Harriet Prescott Spofford... 195

FRONTISPIECES.

"In Full Cry," by R. B. Birch, facing Title-page of Volume -" William Makepeace Thackeray," from a bust
byJ. Devile, page 98-" Ready for a New Year," by F. French, page 194-" The Adler Plunging Toward the





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Reef," by J. O. Davidson, page 282 -" On a Mountain Trail," by W. Taber, page 370-" A Night on the Congo,"
by E. W. Kemble, page 458.

DEPARTMENTS.
PLAYS AND MUSIC.
For Christmas Day. (Illustrated) .............. ................. H. Butterwort ............ 186
Friends or Foes? ................................ .............. Elbridge S. Brooks......... 419
JACK-IN-THE-PULPIT. (Illustrated.)
Introduction Jack's Italian Cousin The Knowing Woodpecker The Frigate-bird That BicyclePath -
Red Schoolhouse Queries A Veteran Rose-bush- A Nebraska Show (illustrated), 84; Introduction- The
Old Year and the New- Stones for Fuel-A City Wanted? -Those Big Pumpkins- A Mississippi Doll-
The Hildesheim Rose-bush- He Caught a Tartar Looking Back Excited Brownies (picture), 274; Intro-
duction-The Carpenter Bee -Is the Panther Cowardly? -Why Not Try ?- Rude Courtesy- A Roman
Feast- How a Boy was Taught to Turn Out his Toes Blooming in Latin- A Sprig that Tied Itself Into
a Knot (illustrated), 360; Introduction- The Frigate-bird A City Wanted, 538.
THE LETTER-BOX. (Illustrated) .......... ..................................... 92, 188, 276, 364, 452, 540
THE RIDDLE-BOX. (Illustrated) ........... ................................... 95, 191, 279, 367, 455, 543
EDITORIAL NOTES ................................... ................... ............ 92, 88, 364




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