One Hundred Choice Selections Volume 40

One Hundred Choice Selections Volume 40

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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. 1920 edition. Excerpt: ...of town? Oh, that's a shame. I wouldn't live out of tovn fer anything. Me chum lives in Brooklyn, and when she comes to town the fellers gives her the go-by; so afraid they'll have to see her home, you know. I don't blame 'em, neither. Ain't I seen you before? Yer face is, awful familiar to me. Didn't I meet you down to Mame Gillespie's surprise party? No? I thought sure I seen you there. Oh, I know what it is. You're the livin' image of Mr. Foolem, the inventor of Samsonalis. See, here's his picture on the package. Now, ain't there a resemblance? Of course your mustache is finer than his. I often say to me friends: "I kin forgive a feller anything if he's got a fine mustache." Yes, I suppose I am fussy. Let me sell you a package of Samsonalis. Jes' aten cent package. Gawn, I knew you wa'n't mean. Thank yer. Cash! Girliel Forty-seven! Here, cash. Aw, that girl must be froze up to-day. Oh, here you are. Now, hurry with the gentleman's change. I hope yer wife'll like Samsonalis. How'd I know you was married? Search me. Are you, really? Heres yer change. Ten an' ten makes twenty an' five makes twenty-five an' twenty-five makes fifty. Come again when you're in town. Ta-ta. __ Samsonalis, etc., etc. Oh, Mr. Walker, Mr. Walker, kin I go out ahalf goin' out to lunch? Great Scott, you don't suppose I'd stay here an' eat this sawdust 7 APPLE BLOSSOMS. Have you seen an apple orchard in the spring? in the spring? An English apple orchard in the spring? When the spreading trees are hoary With their wealth of promised glory, And the mavis pipes his story In the spring! Have you plucked the apple blossoms in the spring? in the spring? And caught their subtle odors in the spring? Pink buds bursting at the light, Crumpled more

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  • Paperback | 76 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 4mm | 154g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236835433
  • 9781236835437