A-Apple-Pie & Other Nursery Tales

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Miss Pussycat's Tea Parly.
old song with variations. It was called Moll Rowdy, and the accompaniment v/as by Spitz, and everybody said that there never was anything more striking. Then Miss Tabitha, who had a very line ear, gave them a little French song which had a chorus of Tant Micux, and they all joined in. Captain Black and Mr. Velvet Purr singing the bass. Then the Captain told a story of his travels to the Isle of Dogs, and Sir Claude related an adventure at St. Kitts, which set them all laughing.
But the great fun of the evening was when the four Masters Tortoise Shell, whose names were Bobstay, Rattle, Clipper, and Dick, came into the room