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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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Volume ID: VID00324
Source Institution: University of Florida
Holding Location: Baldwin Library of Historical Children's Literature in the Department of Special Collections and Area Studies, George A. Smathers Libraries, University of Florida
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Resource Identifier: oclc - 01764817
lccn - 04012675
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VOLUME XXIV.
PART II., MAY, 1897, TO OCTOBER, 1897.




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ST. NICHOLAS:


VOLUME


XXIV..


PART II.
SIx MONTHS-MAY, 1897, TO OCTOBER, 1897.












CONTENTS OF PART II. VOLUME XXIV.




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AFTERNOON CALL, AN. Verse. (Illustrated and engrossed by M. Bowley) .. Blomfield ............. 684
AFTER VACATION. Verse. (Illustrated by George Varian) ................ .Abbie Farwell Brown ....... 975
ANECDOTE OF LINCOLN, AN. (Illustrated by W. A. Rogers) ...............Mary Lillian Herr ....... 738
ANOTHER DANDY. (Illustrated from photographs and by W. H. Drake)...... Laurence Hutton ........... o141
AUNT PORTIA AND THE BOYS. Verse. (Illustrated by C. M. Relyea) .... Mary A. Gillette .......... 728
BAKING-DAY.. Verse. (Illustrated by Wm. A. McCullough) ................Annie Willis McCullough .. 695
BATTLES OF THE REVOLUTION. Picture, drawn by H. R. Bridwell ................................... 786
BEAN-BAG SONG. Verse. (Illustrated from a photograph by Clifton Johnson). Christopher Valentine...... 125
BEES, SOME COMMON. (Illustrated by the Author) ........................A. Hyatt Verrill........... 849
BELL, WHAT IS TOLD BY THE. (Illustrated by I. W. Taber) ............... Lt. John M. Ellicott, U. S. N. 679
BICYCLE CLUB, OUR LATEST. Picture, drawn by M. L. W. K ..................................... 952
BIRD OF LETTERS, A. Verse. (Illustrated by the Author) ................L. J. Bridgman ........... 650
BLOSSOM-TIME. Verse ................... ......... ........ ............Agnes Lewis Mitchill ...... 681
BLUE-BIRD, THE. Verse ................................................A. T. Schuman .......... 544
BOY AND THE SBA-GULL, THE. Verse. (Illustrated by George Varian) ..... Tudor Jenks............... 933
BRAVE LITTLE COWARD, A. (Illustrated by C. M. Relyea) ................May Belleville Brown ...... 9o
BROWNIES OF THE INSECT WORLD. (Illustrated by the Author)............ .. Hyatt Verrill .......... 777
BUTTON FAMILY, THE. Verse. (Illustrated by the Author) ................K atharine Pyle ........... 785
CAESAR. A Charade in Verse ........ ........... ....................... Walter Storrs Bigelow...... 592
CASAN. (Historic Dwarfs, VI.) (Illustrated by H. A. Ogden) ............. Mary Shears Roberts ....... 578
CHESAPEAKE MILL, THE. (Illustrated) ................................... William Abbatt ........... 730
CITY IN A VOLCANO, A. (Illustrated by C. M. Relyea) ....................A. H. Verrill.............. 675
CLOUDS, THE. Verse................................................... Thomas Tapper............ 805
COLONEL GRUMPY. Verse. (Illustrated by G. B. Fox) ................... Jane Campbell............ 961
COOKY-NUT TREES, THE. Verse .........................................Albert Bigelow Paine....... 577
COUNTRY ROAD, THE. Verse............................ .. ..............Gussie Packard Du Bois.... 636
CURIOUS FACTS ABOUT FIGURES. (Illustrated)..........................Mrs. E. T. Corbett......... 698
CYCLE-PATH, NATURE'S. (Illustrated by Charles C. Currau) ................ Grace Wickham Curran .... 672
DANDELION'S COMPLAINT, THE. Verse. (Illustrated) ................... .Elizabeth S. Hicok ......... 830
DEER-MICE, AS PETS. (Illustrated by Meredith Nugent).................... G. R. O'Reilly ............ o38
DISAPPOINTED DAUGHTER, A. Verse. (Illustrated by C. M. Relyea) ....... Julia Taft Bayne .......... 976
DOGS OF CONSTANTINOPLE, THE. (Illustrated by Harry Fenn) ............ Oswald Garrison Villard ... 942
DOLLY, MY. Verse....................................... ..............Mary Bradley .............1003
DRUMMER OF THE WOODS, THE LITTLE. (Illustrated by E. S. Thompson) .Frank M. Chapman ....... 740
DRUMS, THE LAST OF THE. (Illustrated by George Varian)................ Con Marrast Perkins....... 710
EGGS, THE FESTIVAL OF. (Illustrated by George Varian) .................. C. F. Holder ....... ...... 586
ELEPHANTS, STORIES OF. (Illustrated by George Varian) .................. Marie A. Millie ........... 953
ENCHANTED WOOD, THE. Verse. (Illustrated by the Author) ............. Oliver Herford ........... 564
END OF THE SERIALS, THE. Picture, drawn by Miss F. Jones........................................ 974
ESCORT TO THE COLOR, THE. (Illustrated by H. R. Bridwell and Frank E. )
Butler) .................................................... ..... Lieut. B. W Atkinson .....1005
FAIRIES' FROLIC, THE. Verse. (Illustrated by George Varian) ............ William R. Thayer ........ 806
FAIRY-RING INHABITED, A. (Illustrated by R. B. Birch)....................Henry Hawthorne ......... 958
FAIRY SISTERS, THE. Verse........................................... Helen Standish Perkins .... 585
FAIRY TIMEKEEPERS. Picture, drawn by Albertine Randall Wheelan.. ................................ 779
FATUOUS FLOWER, A. Verse. (Illustrated by the Author)................. Oliver Herford ............ 770
FESTIVAL OF EGGS, THE. (Illustrated by George Varian) .................. C. F. Holder .............. 586
FIRE-ENGINES, FLOATING. (Illustrated by the Author)..................... C. T. Hill .............. 889
FIREMAN'S DOG, A. (" Peter Spots," Fireman) ...........................C. T. Hill................ 796
FIREMAN'S LIFE AND ITS RISKS, A. (Illustrated by the Author)........... C. T. Hill ................ 639







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FIRE PATROL, THE. (Illustrated by the Author).......................... C. T. Hill .............. 977
FLAG, HONORS TO THE. (Illustrated by Leslie W. Lee) ....... :.......... Charles Sydney Clark ...... 760
FLOATING FIRE-ENGINES. (Illustrated by the Author) ..................... C. T. Hill................ 889
FLOWER OF THE ALMOND AND FRUIT OF THE FIG. (Illustrated by the
Author) .................................................... Mary Hallock Foote .......937
FOUR-LEAVED CLOVER, A. Verse ..................................... Rebecca Palfrey Utter....... 795
FOURTH IN EAGLE-VILLE, THE. Picture, drawn by John Bennett ............................ ........ 716
FRITZ." Verse. (Illustrated by J. Montgomery Flagg and Elise Bdhm) .. Rebecca Palfrey Utter....... 541
FROM THE MONKEY'S POINT OF VIEW. Verse ........................... W. C. McClelland......... 577
GENERAL GRANT'S WHITE MOUNTAIN RIDE. (Illustrated by B. West
Clinedinst) .......... .... ........ ........................... George Smith.......... 55
GIRLHOOD DAYS OF ENGLAND'S QUEEN. (Illustrated) .................... James Cassidy ............. 752
GIRL OF WINCHESTER, A. (Illustrated by C. M. Relyea) ................. Virginia Cabell Gardner .... 883
GOOD BEHAVIOR OF NANCY LEE, THE. (Illustrated by Irving R. Wiles) .. Christopher Valentine ...... 780
GRAND BANKS AND ELSEWHERE, ON THE. (Illustrated by M. J. Burns).... Gustav Kobbi .............. 851
GRANT'S RIDE, GENERAL. (Illustrated by B. West Clinedinst) ............. George B. Smith. .......... 556
GREAT POET AND A LITTLE GIRL, A .................................. Edith M. icholl .......... 682
GROWTH. Verse ...................................................... Sarah E. Winslow. ........ 715
HAPPY HYENA, THE. Jingle. (Illustrated by George Varian).... ......... Carolyn Wells .... ....... Jo16
HELEN KELLER AND TOMMY STRINGER. (Illustrated) .................... William T. Ellis. ....... 996
HER QUESTION. Verse ............................................. ...Angeline E. Andrews ...... o49
HISTORIC DWARFS. (Casan. VI.) (Illustrated) ...........................Mary Shears Roberts ....... 578
HOME MEASUREMENTS. Verse ......................................... Nell K. McElkone ......... 716
HONORS TO THE FLAG IN CAMP AND ARMORY. (Illustrated by Leslie W. Lee). Charles Sydney Clark ...... 760
HOUSE-MOVING HOLIDAY, A. (Illustrated by G. Wright) .................. W. S. Harwood. ........... 692
How AN ELF SET UP HOUSEKEEPING. (Illustrated by R. B. Birch) ......Anne Cleve .............. 1017
How COUSIN MARIAN HELPED. (Illustrated by G. Varian) ................ Alice Balch Abbot.......... 533
How GRANDMOTHER MET THE MARQUIS DE LAFAYETTE. (Illustrated by
C. M Relyea) .............................. ... ............ a S ear an Parridge...
HUNTING FOR SHELLS. (Illustrated by Albertine Randall Wheelan) ........ Capt. H. D. Smith. ....... 732
"I CARE FOR NOBODY- NO, NOT I! Verse ...........................G. F. J. ................. 931
INGENIOUS'LITTLE OLD MAN, THE. Verse. (Illustrated by the Author). ... John Bennett.......... ... 917
IN MAY. Verse ................................... .................. Thomas Taper ............ 694
IN THE WALNUT GROVE. Verse........................... ....... .. Frank H. Sweet........... 1045
JEMIMA. Verse. (Illustrated by the Author) .............. ...............Harriet Clark McLear ..... 606
JINGLE-JANGLE, A. Verse. (Illustrated by L. Heustis) ....................Rosalie M..Jonas .......... 863
JINGLES ........................................................... 650, 684, 863, 872, 896, 917, 1004, io16
JUNE ATHLETICS. Picture, drawn by Albertine Randall Wheelan................ ............ .... 671
JUNE DAY OF LONG AGO, A. Picture, drawn by I. D. Kaplan ................................... .. 678
KEY TO THE BOX, THE. Verse. (Illustrated by the Author) .............. Katharine Pyle ............ 1049
KING'S HIGHWAY, THE. Verse. (Illustrated by the Author) ...............Rudolph F. Bunner........ 603
LADDIE'S FISHING. Verse. (Illustrated by George Varian)................ Rev. W. H. Woods......... 619
LAST MORNING AT THE SEASHORE, THE. Picture, drawn by George Varian .......................... 942
LAST OF THE DRUMS, THE. (Illustrated by George Varian) ................Con Marrast Perkins...... 7ro
LAST THREE SOLDIERS, THE. (Illustrated by B. West Clinedinst) ........... William Henry Shelton ..... 566
652, 746, 831, 918, 1026
LINCOLN, AN ANECDOTE OF. (Illustrated by W. A. Rogers) ...............Mary Lillian Herr ........ 738
LITTLE DRUMMER OF THE WOODS, THE. (Illustrated by E. S. Thompson) .Frank M. Chapman ........ 740
LITTLE PEACEMAKER, THE. Picture, drawn by George Varian ................... ................. .928
LONG-FELT WANT, A. Verse ...........................................Carolyn Wells ............ 915
LOST HIS POCKET-KNIFE! ......................................... ...... ......................... 737
MAGICIAN FOR ONE DAY, A. (Illustrated by J. Montgomery Flagg)........ Tudor Jenks .............. Ioo8
MAID OF HAINAULT, THE. Verse. (Illustrated by George Varian) ......... Emma Huntington Nason .. 931
"MAN WANTS BUT LITTLE HERE BELOW." Picture, drawn by Harry Ihlefeld ......................... 544
MARVEL, A. Verse....................................... ........... Carolyn Wells. ........... 736
MASTER SKYLARK. (Illustrated by R. B. Birch) ..........................John Bennett .............. 545
622, 717, 8o8, 897, 986
M AY. Verse...................... ................... ................. Thomas Tapper............ 694
MAY MORNING, A. Picture, drawn by Harry Allchin ............... ............................... 576






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MAY POLE DANCE, THE. Verse. (Illustrated by C. M. Relyea) ........... Cornelia Walter McCleary .. 531
MEMORY RHYMES, TWO NEW ........................................... Tudor Jenks ............. 61o
Miss NASTURTIUM. Picture, drawn by Albertine Randall Wheelan .................................. 687
MIss NINA BARROW. (Illustrated by R. B. Birch)......................... Frances Courlenay Baylor... 593
665, 763, 857, 946, Io02
MOUSE AND THE SLEEPING ANGORA CAT, THE.- Picture, drawn by N. N.
Bickford ............. ....... ................... ........... ................... 542
MY DOLLY. Verse ............................... ............. .. Mary Bradley ............. .03
MUSICAL MOUSE, MY. (Illustrated by F. Verbeck) ........................Albert Bigelow Paine....... 870
MYSTERIOUS GUESTS, THE. Verse.................................... Ralph Graham Taber ...... 632
NATURE'S CYCLE PATH. (Illustrated by Charles C. Curran) ............... Grace Wickham Curran .... 672
NED'S GIFT. Verse. (Illustrated by C. M. Relyea) ...................... Clara Sherwood Rollins .... 688
" OH, DO KEEP STILL, PUSSY Picture, drawn by Harry Ihlefield .................................. 1036
" OH, MR. FAIRY, PLEASE." Verse. (Illustrated by M. Bowley)............ Wilfrid Wilson Gibson ..... 745
OLD AND YOUNG. Verse............... ..........................Delia Hart Stone ......... 702
OLD TIN SHEEP, THE. Verse. (Illustrated by the Author) ................Katharine Pyle ........... 784
ON THE GRAND BANKS AND ELSEWHERE. (Illustrated by M. J. Burns) .. Gustav Kobbi ............. 851
"P. ABBOTT." Verse. (Illustrated) ......................................Edith M. Thomas ......... ooI
PARASOLS. Verse. (Illustrated by George Varian)...... ................. Wilfrid Wilson Gibson ..... 960
"PEEK-A-BOO !" Picture, drawn by N. N. Bickford ...................... ........................... 542
"PETER SPOTS," FIREMAN. (Illustrated by the Author) ...................C. T. Hill .............. 796
PHILOSOPHER, A. Verse. (Illustrated by George Varian)................. Tudor Jenks....... ....... 831
PICTURES .........542, 544, 576, 671, 678, 687, 694, 716, 779, 786, 819, 822, 856, 927, 928, 942, 952, 963, 974, 1035
PLANTS THAT FEED UPON INSECTS. (Illustrated by Harry Fenn).......... Thomas H. Kearney, Jr..... 660
PLENTY OF TIME. Picture, drawn by Charles C. Curran ........................................... 822
PRINCE'S CAKE, THE. Verse. (Illustrated by George Varian) .............Elsie Hill ............... 844
PRISCILLA'S FAIRY GODMOTHER. (Illustrated by W. D. Stevens) .......... Gertrude Halladay ........ 823
PROUD MISS O'HAGGIN, THE. Verse. (Illustrated by the Author) ........ John Bennett.............. 1004
PUZZLED SCHOLAR, A. Picture, drawn by A. Brennan ............................................ 963
QUEEN'S JEWELS, THE. Verse. (Illustrated by W. H. Drake) ........... Charles Love Benjamin ..... 651
READY FOR HER FIRST DIP IN THE BIG OCEAN. Picture, drawn by C. M.
Relyea .................. .................. .. ..... ......... .......... ...... 856
REPORT UPON "A CENTURY OF PRESIDENTS." ................... ................... .............. 787
RHYME OF TRIANGULAR TOMMY, THE. Verse. (Illustrated by the Author) Carolyn Wells ............. 590
RIGHT ROYAL ROBE, A. (Illustrated) ..................................Frederic A. Lucas......... 914
RISKS OF A FIREMAN'S LIFE, THE. (Illustrated by the Author)............C. T. Hill .............. 639
ROUND GLASS PITCHER, THE. (Illustrated by W. D. Stevens) .............. Condit Crane ........ ..... 772
SAILOR'S YARN, A. Picture, drawn by Geo. T. Tobin ............................................... 927
SCIENTIFIC TOY BRIDGE, A. (Illustrated from a photograph) ............. E. J. Prindle.. ...........1037
SHELLS, HUNTING FOR. (Illustrated by Albertine Randall Wheelan) ........ Capt. H. D. Smith ........ 732
SHIFTING BOUNDARY, A. (Illustrated by a diagram) ........................Frank H. Spearnan ....... 560
SOAP-BUBBLE AND ITS SECRETS, A ................................. ...Jacob F. Bucher .......... 935
SOME COMMON BEES, AND HOW THEY LIVE. (Illustrated by the Author) ..A. Hyatt Verrill........... 849
SPRITE OF THE HILLTOP, THE. Poem ......................... ......... .John Vance Cheney ........ 729
SQUIRREL TOWN. Verse................................ ............... Alix Thorn ................1040
STAFF, THE. Verse .................. .................................. E .Emilie Poulsson ........... 698
STEERING WITHOUT A COMPASS. (Illustrated by M. J. Burns)............ Gustav Robbi............. 633
STORIES OF ELEPHANTS. (Illustrated by George Varian)...................Marie A. Millie .......... 953
STREET DOGS OF CONSTANTINOPLE, THE. (Illustrated by Harry Fenn)..... Oswald Garrison Villard.... 942
SUMMER PICTURE, A. Verse ....................... ......................Albert Bigelow Paine ...... 709
TALK ON THE BOOK-SHELF. Verse. (Illustrated by the Author) .......... .Katharine Pyle. ........... 873
TALKS WITH BOYS AND GIRLS ABOUT THEMSELVES. III. How the Blood Mrrd......... 685
Carries Supplies ............................ ...................... rs. M ernard.......... 685
THEY 'RE HIS. Verse ............. ............ ....................... A. L. Bunner ............. 848
THREE-SIDED QUESTION, A. Verse. (Illustrated by the Author)........... Oliver Herford............. 637
TIMMY TOP-NOTCH. Verse. (Illustrated by C. M. Relyea) ................ Rev. Felix J. O'Neill ...... 820
TOM. Verse............................. ............................ Frank H. Sweet ........... 819
TOYS TALK OF THE WORLD, THE. Verse. (Illustrated by the Author) ...Katharine Pyle............ 563
TRIANGULAR TOMMY, THE RHYME OF. Verse. (Illustrated by the Author).. Carolyn Wells.............. 590






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TWENTY QUESTIONS. (Illustrated by W. D. Stevens)..................... Tudor Jenks ............... 916
TWIDDLEDETWIT. (Illustrated by W. D. Stevens)..........................Martha Finley ........... 864
Two NEW MEMORY RHYMES. ......................................... Tudor Jenks .............. 6o1
Two VICTORIES, THE. (Illustrated by George Varian) ..................... Margaret Jackson .......... 971
VACATION SCHOOL, A. Picture, drawn by E. Warde Blaisdell, Jr. ............... ................... 819
VICTORIA. (" The Girlhood Days of England's Queen.") .................... James Cassidy ............ 752
WAGON UP A TREE, A. (Illustrated by C. T. Hill) .......................John A. Lindsey........... 929
WAITING FOR THE PARADE. Picture, drawn by Victor P6rard ........................................ 694
WARNING, A. Jingle ....................................................Mary A. Webber .......... 896
WHAT IS TOLD BY THE BELL. (Illustrated by I.W. Taber) ...............Lt. John M. Ellicott, U. S. N. 679
WHEN KING KIJOLLY FARMING GOES. Verse. (Illustrated by the Author). Rudolph F. Bunner ........ 869
WHEN WE Go FISHING. Verse ......... .............................. Virginia Woodward Cloud.. 731
WHISTLING GIANT, THE. Verse. (Illustrated by R. B. Birch, ..............Mae Elizabeth Haynes...... 584
WHITE RED SQUIRREL, A. (Illustrated by Meredith Nugent) .............. Emily G. Flunt, M. D...... 542
WHO KNOWS? Verse. (Illustrated by L. Heustis) ........................ Rosalie M. Jonas .......... 1048
WOODPECKERS. (" The Little Drummer of the Woods.") ....................Frank M. Chapman ........ 740

FRONTISPIECES.

"The May-Pole Dance," by C. M. Relyea, page 530 -" Mother and Child," from Madame Lebrun's Portrait
of herself and daughter, page 618 -"The Meeting with Marquis de Lafayette," by C. M. Relyea, page 706-
"Good Morrow, Master Early-bird! by R. B. Birch, page 794-"A Village School in Brittany," from a painting
by Geoffroy, page 882 -"The Little Princess," from the painting by Paulus Moreelse, page 970.

DEPARTMENTS.
COMPETITIONS.
Report upon the Prize Puzzle "A Century of Presidents." ...... .......... ................... 787

FROM OUR SCRAP-BOOK.
How the Turks Came by Their Crescent-A Chapel Bell-Ten Thousand Telegrams at Once-The True
"Rebecca" Austerlitz Planned by John Milton Pretty Names for Books Origin of "Boz "- Ice-
land's Millennial-- A Crippled Conqueror Why Gondolas are Black Why "Beacon Street? Found-
ing of Harvard University-A Willow from Napoleon's Grave-Michaelangelo as Architect-The
Peacock at Home-"The Mississippi of Streets"-St. Clemente, Rome-A Knock on the Door, in
Ancient Times--Various Items, 782; Lanterns Invented by a King- Glass 3000 Years Old--A Strange
Derivation The Sun in December The Eternal City The Death of George Washington Just Eight
Years- Never Beaten The Sea Horse- Napoleon in Venice An Odd Title Animals in Paradise -
A Bee-line School a Place of Leisure- The Grave of" Peter the Headstrong "- An Acre The Pilgrim's
Scallop A Curious Superstition Venezuela How a Medicine was Named The Ship of the Desert -
E Pluribus Unum "-The Skylark's Song How Fishes Breathe A Long Walk Items, 1050.

FOR VERY LITTLE FOLK.
The Big Booboo and the Little Booboo .................. .............. Gertrude Smith ............ 604
The Robin ................. ......... .. ...... ................ nna Chase Davis........ 608
The Hobby Horse and the Woolly Dog ............................H. H. Bennett ........... 696
The Proud Bird of Geneva ................ .........................Pauline King ............. 697
Shopping .................. ........ ............................... Wilfrid Wilson Gibson ...... 872
The Big Booboo and the Little Booboo Again ..................... .. Gertrude Smith ............ 1046

PLAYS AND MUSIC.
The Staff.................................... .... ..... .............. Emilie .Poulsson ......... 698
Mother Goose Songs Without Words ............ .....................Mrs. John Orth ........... 874
The Skylark's Song ................................................John Bennett.............. 962

THE LETTER-BOX. (Illustrated)..............................................612, 700, 788, 876, 964, 1052
THE RIDDLE-BOX. (Illustrated) ................... ................. ..........615, 703, 791, 879, 967, 1055
EDITORIAL NOTES ........................................... ... ..... .............. 612, 700, 964, 1052

























































































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