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" ... they called it then. Eighteen hundred and twenty came; Running as usual; much the same. Thirty and forty at last arrive, And then come fifty and FIFTY-FIVE. Little of all we value here Wakes on the morn of its hundredth year Without both feeling and... "
A Treasury of Humorous Poetry: Being a Compilation of Witty, Facetious, and ... - Page 25
edited by - 1902 - 407 pages
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The Autocrat of the Breakfast-table

Oliver Wendell Holmes - Satire, American - 1858 - 279 pages
...morn of its hundredth year Without both feeling and looking queer. In fact, there's nothing that keeps its youth, So far as I know, but a tree and truth....Earthquake-day. — There are traces of age in the one-hoss-shay, A general flavor of mild decay, But nothing local, as one may say. There couldn't be,...
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The Autocrat of the breakfast table

Oliver Wendell Holmes - 1858 - 373 pages
...its hundredth year , ' Without both feeling and looking queer. In fact, there's nothing that keeps its youth, So far as I know, but a tree and truth. (This is a moral that runs at large ; Take ic. — You're welcome. — No extra charge.) FIRST OF NOVEMUER, — the Earthquake-day.— There are...
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The New York Coach-maker's Magazine, Volume 1

Carriage and wagon making - 1859
...morn of its hundredth year Without both feeling and looking queer. In fact, there's nothing that keeps its youth, So far as I know, but a tree and truth....Take it. — You're welcome. — No extra charge.) FIIIST OK NOVEMIIER,— the Earthquake-day. — There are traces of age in the one-hoss-shay, A general...
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Chambers's Edinburgh journal, conducted by W. Chambers ..., Volume 11

Chambers's journal - 1859
...hundredth birthday, nnd the centenary of the Lisboa earthquake, nothing had given way yet. FmsT or NOVEMBER — the earthquake-day — There are traces of age in the one-hoss shay, A general flavour of mild decay, But nothing local, as one may say. There couldn't be, for the deacon's art Had...
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Poets' Wit and Humour

English poetry - 1861 - 277 pages
...morn of its hundredth year Without both feeling and looking queer. In faet, there's nothing that keeps its youth, So far as I know, but a tree and truth....is a moral that runs at large ; Take it. — You're weleome. — No extra eharge.) FIRST OF NOVEMBER, — the Earthquake-day. — There are traees of age...
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Poets' Wit and Humour

English poetry - 1861 - 277 pages
...morn of its hundredth year Without both feeling and looking queer. In faet, there's nothing that keeps its youth, So far as I know, but a tree and truth. (This is a moral that runs at large ; Take it.—Yon're weleome.—No extra eharge.) 2.W FIRST OF XOVEMBER.—the Earthqnake-dav.— There are...
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The National Fourth Reader: Containing a Course of Instruction in Elocution ...

Richard Green Parker, James Madison Watson - Readers, American - 1861 - 432 pages
...morn of its hundredth year Without both feeling and looking queer. In fact, there's nothing that keeps its youth, So far as I know, but a tree and truth. (This is a m5ral that runs at large ; Take it. — You're welcome. — No extra charge.) 9. FIRST OF NOVEMBER...
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Songs in Many Keys

Oliver Wendell Holmes - 1862 - 308 pages
...So far as I know, but a tree and truth. (This is a moral that runs at large ; Take it. — You 're welcome. — No extra charge.) FIRST OF NOVEMBER,...flavor of mild decay, But nothing local as one may say. Had made it so like in every part That there was n'ta chance for one to start. For the wheels were...
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Songs in Many Keys

Oliver Wendell Holmes - Literature, Modern - 1862 - 308 pages
...of its hundredth year Without both feeling and looking queer. In fact, there 's nothing that keeps its youth, So far as I know, but a tree and truth. (This is a moral that runs at large ; Take it. — You 're welcome. — No extra charge.) FIRST OF NOVEMBER, — the Earthquake-day. — There are...
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The Sixth Reader: Consisting of Extracts in Prose and Verse, with ...

George Stillman Hillard - Elocution - 1863 - 436 pages
...So far as I know, but a tree and truth. (This is a moral that runs at large ; Take it. — You 're welcome. — No extra charge.) First of November,...mild decay, But nothing local, as one may say. There could n't be, for the Deacon's art Had made it so like in every part That there was n'ta chance for...
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