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NEW-YORK:
D. APPLETON & CO., 200, BROADWAY.

PHILADELPHIA:
GEO. S. APPLETON, 148, CHESTNUT-ST.

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THE NEW YORK PUBLIC LIBRARY 84623 ASTOR, LENOX AND TILDEN FOUNDATIONS R 1916

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Entered, according to Act of Congress, in the year 1843,

BY D. APPLETON AND COMPANY, In the Clerk's Office of the District Court for the Southern District of New York.

H. LUDWIG, PRINTER,

72, Vesey-street, N. Y.

CON TEN TS.

THIRD YEAR.

CHAPTER XXXII.

Sad event.... A character

•.•• An angel of beauty....A funeral

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CHAPTER XXXIII.

Changes Speculations Separation.... Imitation of Dr. Pillbox.... Surprise of Hooshierina.... Awh! come now....

... Parting with an old friend .... Indignant flourish.... Melancholy ending.... Relief for the reader.... Sixteen reasons for an advertisement.... First Piano ever “heern tell of !”.... Notes of invitation to soirees...."Them’are little jumpers !".... Man of the Woods with a soul.... A respectable lady....“Encore !”.... A profitable study for certain religious people.... Study for young gentlemen about to marry....A concentrated Moral..

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CHAPTER XXXIV.

The reader will remember something.... Mr. C., a Trustee and Committee

man.... Surprise Kind offer to find a chair and fill it.... Charles Clarenco... Competition.... Mr. Jimmey.... Dialogues on “cream”-on Algebra.... Offer to black shoes to boot, and cherry bitters.... Mr. Rapid.... Dialogue on learning three or four of the dead languages.. Meeting of the Board.... Disappointments...."Darnations."

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CHAPTER XXXV.

Visitation.... Sacred Phrenology and Mesmerism.... Bulls of Bashan and

bronchitis.... Amazing effects of a very simple machine.... Difference between Barton Stone and Peter Stone....Perseverance.... Power of pressure in conversion.... Pomelling better than switching.... Importance of accuracy in names.... Fanaticism always fatal to morals.... Lawyer Insidias Cutswell-appearance in full dress-pinch of snuff performed.... Bishop's prayer against catgut.... A venture..........

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CHAPTER XXXVI.

Allheart-a master-a “Lyon”-and recommended to all Blacksmiths, learn

ed and unlearned.... His skill in rifle-making.... Mr. C. takes fire and challenges....Returns to Vulcanus-what his “left eye ketch'd a glimpse of” onde.... Curious experiment in optics.... An offer... A rule of grammar .... A musical blacksmith....Paganini.... Handling fingers in flute-playing.... A painter.... Rare art.... Worth the price of the book to portraitpainters.... A chef d'æuvre... - American goddess.... Mr. C. regrets not having studied .composition.... Cutswell's speech on the "hoss-block !" ..., Woodville House,

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