Just Boy; With Illustrations by Reginald Birch

Just Boy; With Illustrations by Reginald Birch

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1912 edition. Excerpt: ...and my farther sed thare is my evvidents now Mister Brooks, so thay went out on the piazza and then you cood tell it caim from the minnisters and not Brooksey's, so thay went over to the minnisters and thare was John L. Then my farther sed, wel Mister Brooks, I wil be a gentleman and appologize, and Brooksey sed it wil taik moar than appologies, and then he happened to see his ded roosters, and he let out a yel and sed, Oho I see it all, this noo minnisters son is just like the old one, he ment you Dwite. He is a chicken steeler, he sed, and then Mister Willis the noo minnister caim out and sed what is the matter, naybors? and Brooksey sed you kno mitey wel what is rong, yore son has stoalen my n00 roosters and thare is the evvidents. And the noo minnister sed thare must be some mistake, and Brooksey sed does that look like a mistake? and he held up two of his kilt roosters, and then Mister Willis had Persy come out, and I sed to Loo hear is whare he gets it, but Mister Willis oanly sed my son did you do this? and Persy sed why farther how cood you suspekt me? and his farther sed I doant my son, go in the howse, this langwidge is not for you to here, so Persy did and his farther nevver hit him oncet. Gee Dwite if it had of bin me and Brooksey had of sed I stoal his chickens I wood of got it good and not bin ast if I did it, thay wood of knowed without asting me at all. But Brooksey sed all ministers sons was alike, and he is shure Persy did it becaws he is one, and he is going to have him arrested gee woant that be fine if Fatty Dereborn the cop comes and taiks him to the lock up. I wood follow him all the way. So you see I cant send John L. to you for yore haff, becaws Mister Willis had him kilt; but I wil send you a rabit or...
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  • Paperback | 34 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 2mm | 82g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236762134
  • 9781236762139