Werner's Readings and Recitations Volume a - 27

Werner's Readings and Recitations Volume a - 27

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1891 edition. Excerpt: ...Keeping this ideal in mind, speak her words with the grace, dignity and earnestness worthy the woman, and the cause she so ably represents. Costume And Rendition.--A rich, dark robe, plainly made, open at the throat, revealing a soft white kerchief or lace crossed underneath, and a tabbed head-piece of black thread-lace, completes the toilet. The text may be read standing by a table or desk, with a chair or two near by. Make few gestures, speak deliberately and with subdued force. NEWSPAPERS. A STUDY OP REV. T. DEWITT TALMAQE. WHAT but the newspaperpfess, have all their wheels full of eyes? All other wheels are blind; but the newspaper-press has sharp eyes, keen eyes, eyes that look up and down; far-sighted and wear-sighted; that take in the next street and the next hemisphere; eyes of criticism; eyes of investigation; eyes sparkling with health; eyes glaring with indignation; eyes tender and loving; eyes frowning and suspicious; eyes of hope; blue eyes; black eyes; green eyes; sore eyes; historical eyes; literary eyes;-ecclesiastical eyes; eyes Op All Sorts! (OBrethren, I forgot; our business meeting comes Friday evening; we want money, and we want it bad!) For all the Athenians and strangers which were there, spent their time in nothing else but to hear or tell some new thing! That text gives the cry of the world for a newspaper. In proportion as men become wise, they become inquisitive; not about small things, but about greater things. The great question thunders, what's The News! What's The News! Rome answered the question with the ActaDidrna; France answered it when her physicians wrote out the news for patients; England answered it by publishing accounts of the Spanish Armacta; America answered it, when Benjamin Harris, published the first...show more

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  • Paperback | 60 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 3mm | 127g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236573978
  • 9781236573971