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The daily review. (Freeport, N.Y.) 1921-1926, June 07, 1921, Image 8

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T was a dreadful shock to me yes- terday, Angelina-Rose, when Miss Les said right out in school that there are no more fairies now, You how often we have come to the woods hoping to see one.\ iAngelina- tose sat up perfectly stiff and straight © Mer blue eyes staring in front of her. 0 CM lay Bont , \_ Airodul 'marm water into. which haw tean dissolved 1 fewspoon- , It was a beautiful autumn day, and the trees looked their gayest waving im the golden sunshine, in their bright of red and brown. Betty was fond of the woods, and spent y an hour there with her pet doll ins-Rose dreaming about fatries Mad fairyland and all the wonderful hing» that happened there. \Wouldn't it be lovely,\ she continued, \If a fairy Wodmother should appear and grant me threes wishes What. should I whoose.. First m big fat fairy» tale book that changed into new ones ms scom-as I read them. then m blue welvet coat trimmed with fur and a fuzzy muff to match, like Helen West's, and-best of all a big brown- eyéd sister doll for you to play with, it must be lonely for you when I am lt school, and-what's that!\ Whe heard a sound as if someone was im pain. ! \Ah-&-&-a&-a-h1\ \Where it was again. a 'Here, Bukey-little girl! Don't be frightened. (This ways, 1 have burt thy foot.\ Following the sound of the volce, lhe peeped through a leafy curtain, and maw an old gentleman aitting on a fallen tree, looking very queer and white. \Why it's the grumpy old gentle» man from the 'big house-oh, I didn't mean that,\ whe said all in a breath.\ * \Never mind, perhaps I'm not ms grumpy as I look. But will you run to my house, and tell them what has bappened?. Don't trouble to come back yourself, but come and see me tomorrow at four, and don't forget to bring Angelina-Rose with you. Hurry as fast as you can, dear,\ and he closed his eyes as if he was tired. It did not take Betty long to run to the big house and tell the frightened maid of the accident. \Oh dear, oh dear, I must tell Miss Alice at once,\ and she hurried away, and Betty obeying orders scampered home, e & + Next day, punctually at four, Betty stood, bugging Angelina-Rose very tight, at the door of the big house. \Come right in. Mr. Wood is expect- Ing you,\ sald the smiling maid, Lead- ing her mcross the hall, she showed her into an immense room, lined on every side with books. On & couch lay the old gentleman. Smiling at her kindly he held out his hand, \I want to thank my kind little helper of yesterday,\ he maid. \Wont you sit down on that low chair and have a chat?\ \Does it hurt?\ asked Betty. \It is much better and will soon be quite well right, thanks to you.\ \But what are you thinking about,\ nC C3 ALLES . The NoamirWino came. ano ratyceo AT The Ano THE mEy-HOLE STUCK #, 'A' HiS FINGER CHILL. i“! Think I Fei. A DRAUGHT,\ ocar GRANDMA SAID, ecoy can't KEEP sNUG EXCEPT o=\ - n seo!\ 2 Tue Nogtn Wino wmistceD at * The winDOw-PANE , \Who-0-0!\ HE CRIED, with ACL 4 Our witty HiS miGHT AnD MAN. HUGGED THE FIRE A , < LITTLE More, The North Wino came A-RATTciNG At the coor. md - You HEAR?\ SAiD tom,\ ITs . \e (} l AINT so cats eat cananes, An' it's mean for you to say; Because you've got a bird, yo want sent away.\\ mil \Cats do eat birds, you silly #, Ask Pop if I ain't right; \Look how she watches every tune *~ .The cage is brought in sight.\ t'hbah smarty t mean anything : _ She watches it, I he: becaus . She likes to hear it sing T\ Junior GoOR GINGER MUOFPF\- n sing bow! put Aur t#ampoonful grouny :.. sait tabladpsontul vegetable «. gupful sugar ¢opful cooktar syrup tomather till ¥mooth thes Ads Ki\; ful sods \(be. wurde to get lever incemiremait) ana % of aifted (four. wear, till amooth. PLAWW AS. PLAIN CaN BE. SMS-* Wio-0'11 come. our ano - pay wite me ?\ A mer's us\. ano out we. caicoren Gay TorE;- tue North wino came Anp Met once \ al was us at tus as he noticed Betty's eyes ground the booklined walls. \I was wondering if there were any fairy tales among all those books.\ \I'm afraid not, but I am very fond of fairies.\ \Miss Lee says there are none,\ \Perhaps Miss Leo hasn't mot them. They may not be quite the same as those in the fairy tales, but there cer- tainly are fairies. Can you keep & secret ?\ \Oh yes,\ cried Betty eagerly,\ is It _ R 'Partly! In my garden 1 have a ful chestnut tree. One day windy day, but don't Just hold. up your skirt, and may this verse over and over until three chestnuts drop in your lap: \Chestnut tree, please send me | Wishing chestnuts 1-2-4.\ I \Take your three chestnuts home, | and put them under your pillow to- | night, for the three things you most wished for during the last three days | will surely be granted.\ | \Please sir, the doctor.\ said (ml mald at the door. \Goodbye litt!~' girl, come and tell me what happ:> don't forget.\ e + Next day when N from school, sho ' addressed to: Betty v from the Chestnut tree. How her eyes danced as she sav the two fat fairy tale books, the bluc velvet fur-trimmed coat and muff, un the beautiful new sister for Angelin» Rose. \You see, dear,\ said Mother, \the are many people in the world who « lovely, kind things, and they are ov ood fairiee-and-she added with smile, sometimes they are like © contlemen in spectacles.\ AN ACROSTIC When we gather 'round the fire In the early twilight hour, Near our loved ones and our dear one: Till the shades of night do lower Every heart with joy is beating Rich in love is every breast : To be there, itself is gladness- In the shelter of the nest; Memories born of joy and singing Ever added joys are bringin: wift-Born r 20, 1617) LAN SWA, 1 in Dubl.n on November v. 1v17. His 6; father had died shorily before Jonathan was born and his poor imother had the responsibility of rais- Ing the boy added to her other worries for she was left in straightened circum- stances.. She called toher aid a help- er or nurse, who took great pride in her young charge and formed for him a great attachment. This nurse was a . wise woman, and she must have real- ized that the litte fellow had in him the makings of a great man. So great was her love for the boy that when she was called to her home, she would turn with his nurse to her home in Whitehaven. 'There she kept him for three years and taught him the earli- est rules of life and living. Can you imagine the surprise of his mother when, on his return, three years later, the little four-year-old Jonathan read for her any chapter of the Bible, to which she turned. We are told that he- was a very clever little fellow, and that he applied to studying the hab!'s and manners of the people about him. Some rich relatives of his mother sent him to college, where he won fame as a bad student and a satirical fellow. To be satirical means that one is al- ways looking for the faults of others and. overlooking the good points which mot leave the child, and finally his mother consented that Johnathan re- are always to be found if searched for lonw _anonch. Tt was this enttrical *arsmai - whos Ciearce Yercow Ana Seor Wrr Brown, Puny Cant Re - UW for Christmas! Get busy and make some preserts for your a brother, sister or friend. The & girafto will bring pleasure in huge :antities to some little person-and it < not difficult to make. As the toy is to be painted, the best ade of wood need not be selected. It suggested that some softwood be ed if available, as a matter of ease s THE AUTHOR OF \GULLIVER'S TRAVELS\ quality that made Swift so unpopu and which marks all his writings. Even \Gulliver's Travels,\ which you will some day read, which is so full of good fun is not without its jibes and sneers at the manners and customs of the world and people living in it. Swift is little remembered for the clever things he did as a child. Ab the pleasing phases of his life are for- rotten, and only the satirical harsh side of the man are remembered, and for this reason he Is looked upon &s a disagrecable, unpleasant fellow. But he had a wonderful mind and a great imagination-two qualities which will make his name live in the pages of literary history forever because they mark him as a for all this we must remember that | Asserisie Au. PaRTI WiTm RM . Ano Wiasmens Excerr Tan-Fom Thar Use A FHM Screw in working. Lay out your patterns on cardboard If it is desired to make several toy® and remember you can carry on the operations of several with little more difficulty than for only one. Lay out the squares as suggested in the draw- Ing, then trace through them so the lines pass through your squares in the same relative position as they do in the drawing. Careful work will produce a good job, but remember you cannot expect to hurry through It carelessly and have something that you will be proud of, Anything that is worth doing at all is worth doing aswell as you can. Having made your patterns, get out the stock for the various pieces. No edges need be squared when the pat- terns are made from cardboard, though two adjacent edges would have to be- square-with each- other if the patterns were to be laid out directly on the wood. Trace your patterns on the wood just as carefully as you lald them out on the cardboard, then saw them to shape, first boring the various holes for the screws. The body will probably be too heavy for the ordi- nary coping saw, though you can use It if you do not want to work too fast. The turning saw. beinw stroneer. may have to be used. If you should be fortunate enough to have the use of a power band saw, your work would be very easy, but as most boys will not have this tool at hand, they will have to content themselves with the other tools, Saw the patterns with the same de- gree of care as the other work has been performed, then sandpaper them, Assembling is to be done by means of screws, ropnd head except for the tail, which should be fastened with a fat head screw, Use washers between the legs and the body and also be- tween the head of the screw and the legs. 'This will give you a better op- crating toy and will also prevent the legs from marring the paint. After the toy is assembled, meas- urements can be made for putting the grooves in the cart,. It is easy to un- derstand Why dimensions have not been made for them on the drawing. Be particular about the wheels. | If they are not round, your toy will not operate easily. Round wheels can be made if only care is exercised. Place a scrow eye on the cart to draw it by, Paint according to the suggestion on the drawing. These colors were used on the toy the drawing was made from and it was very attractive, WEENTYS ADVENTURE WITH HER BALLOON rommac EENTY had gone to the Fair, and what a great place It was to be sure! There were POD corn stands and ice-cream, y- '# horses and all sorts of things to c and try! My! but it was a fine orning Weenty spent at the Fair! There was the Balloon Man, too, vith his gay balloons tugging and tug- ging to be off and away. They tugged so hard at their strings Weenty won- dered that they didn't carry the Bal- loon Man right off his feet all to- gether, 'They might have, too. if he hadn't a strong leather bag tled to his side. - Weenty saw it was full of shiny nickels and dimes when the Balloonl ' Man opened it to put in her nickel that | Nursle handed to him in exchange for (a balloon. What a time the little girl had in teclding just what color her balloon ould be! - There were so many gay olors and they looked brighter with he bits of sky that the balloons re« lected on their round cheeks. - It was a delicious problem to choose and finally she walked away with a great [pinkey balloon tugging away at the m string she held in her chubby little |\ hand. Once home again, Weenty had wreat fun with her pretty balloon and when nap-time came you may be sure «he tled it to the foot of her little orib, where she could see it just as long ms she could keep awake. There it bobbed with two shiney spots on its round pinkey cheeks that were little pictures of Weenty's own windows though they looked quite like bright eyes, Weenty began to think she 'had looked at them long q0ugh. \Why they are eyes!\ Weenty. said i1denly and then she noticed the,bal- won bad a small round nose and a; ide smiling moutht \Ha!\ the Balloon observed. I . quietly with your eyes shut T thought {you didn't have any. Ifhought I saw | ayes In your head when you were at \the Fuir, How did you know what I | «»# thinking about?\ \L didn't,\ Weenty anawered. . \I *e« talking about you.\ \Were you?\. The Balloon seemed i be pleased.. \I am rather to 'think about am I not? I how you looked at all. the ther aalloons and then 'chose me wcnune I was handsoment.\ \Tex. I liked. you best,\: Weenty sured him, 0 Then 1 «hall take gon for a nlog fy. shall T?.\ the Balloon asked... *You do fy. don't you?? © 6 \Dear no.\ Weenty confessed. . BHt you don't wnat to fiy away from' me. prod Into [grossed muffin ths #4 (as. you. dear Balloon t. /It' vary cabe aba \ 39 minutan In a @oGerst¢) up there. in the sky. you u: wh Y...- gern Jrme w serve. with baked ApDlAh wight wet -losted.\ \That's \the (Balloon agrted. \But I shan't go off alone. You must come, too, then we can't get lost If we know where each other are, can we? \I will get my friends to take you up. I see them out there with the Balloon man in the road. Come. we can go down and ask them, now.\ Down they went and into the gar- den. There Weenty climbed on a lit- Up Flow Weenty w i > \80)ie wench to look over the w.. vou have. You were lying there o/the Balloon hopped on top. Uff | -] grin't denly] for they were floating towards something that looked more solid than clouds, \The moon, of course,\ the Balloon answered. { \But it's not shiny,\ Weenty said. \It never is during the day. The bright sun makes the Man in the Moon's house look quite dull, but just walt tll It grofvs dark.\ \Is there really a Man Moon?\ asked Weenty eagerly. \Why yes. Shall we peck in to see him?\ the Balloon replied. They didn't have to do that, how- ever, for the Man in the Moon peeked out, \Good-day Folk,\ he said quite cor- dially. | \\Won't you come in ? It isn't often we have company up here. I am just about to have tea. Come in and have some.\ He opened his little gate and Weenty went into the most curious little room all furnished with mother-of-pearl, crystal and jowels. 'The balloons pre- ferred to frisk about outside as they didn't care for tea, so Weenty and the little man sat down together at a 1it- tle table. \Will you have cream?\ the Man in the Moon asked, \It it nice new cream and far superior to the Milky Way milk, you know.\ You see, now that J have my cow, I am independent of the Milky.A¥ay Dairy fairies.\ \Your cow?\ asked Weenty, \Have you a cow ?\ \Yes It is rather a new institution,\ in the | c o wink ate A The La \ms Moon agreed.. \I've first million. yours I; lived up bere 1 only nad nor a tew hundred ages. The| book!\ Molly Cow satd proudly. \wall. Jt was a feat to be recorded,\) TO NSTTY ve her.. But nme'day, a'cow|the Man in the Moos observed good- \How very nice,\ Weenty said. \Of icourse, I've heard of the cow that Jumped over the Moon. Imever knew what happened to her, It doesn't tell in Mother Goose.\ \So you do know about her. I'll call her,\ the Man in the Moon said and stuck his head out of the window to call, \Molly Moll-ee!\ Presently a cow came to the window. She looked a bit cross but when she heard all about how she was made into a verse she wins quite proud. \Say it to me,\ she demanded, So Weenty repeated \. tle in her best style. \Hey diddle-diddle, The cat and the Fiddie- The cow jumped over the Mo The little dog laughed to see suci sport And the dish ran away with the spoon t\\ Molly Cow's face was wreathed in smiles. \That's ft,\ she sald. \Historical facts, And pray have you see any of my old friends? Clever fellow, that Thomas Cat with his flddle! And Dog Bowser! 'What a jolly pup he was, to be sure! You must admit, though, I was cleverer than them all for see how far I jumped, and you will have to travel far to find another cow who lives in a Moon, Fh, Master?\ ‘ Weenty was sorry she could not tell anything further about. Fiddier Thomas and Dog Bowser, though she was glad to know their names, vers vore Jo Mer: Best wy ic. \And owe are writen aussi «vor. the ve you this mfiuam'Wy—mum Wan-mnm“ to stay up here, you. ae.\ 4+ write new onds ovary on* in a while I en f on the Earth, you know»-and if site writes a history book, she can put in the latest facts about your being up here so all the other cows can hear about it. The balloons came to the window to say that It was near five, and as there was so much uncertainty about the way to get back as balloons very rarely aro seen to float down instead of up- ward, the Man in the Moon offered a shootInz star to take them home again. wrmcuriun | Weenty was relieved to have it set- tled like that, and after the balloons bad fastened themselves to all the lit» tle points of the star and Weenty had Heated herself on top of the star, away they went at a great rate, 'They went so fast it was all Weenty could do to hold on tight and shut her eyes. When she opened them again, it was to find herself in her own little crib. There was her friend the Balloon at the foot of the crib just as he was before with no bright eyes or little nose nor big, smiling mouth and when whe tried to ask him about the other balloons he simply nodded and awayed 1 y balloon might. SY WALTER WELLMAN __ HIDDENANIMAT see If you can pick out the outline of a Inrge j thiwk you have (t calor everything tuside the + out HIDDEN LETTER \y first is in Injured but not in huss, (4

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