A-Apple-Pie & Other Nursery Tales

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Little Red Riding-Hood.
her mother having made some cheesecakes, said to her : " Go, my child, and see how your grandmother does, for I hear she is ill; carry her some of these cakes, and a little pot of butter."
Little Red Riding-Hood immediately set out, with a bas­ket filled with the cakes and the pot of butter, for her grand­mother's house, which was in a village a little distant from her mother's.
As she was crossing a wood, which lay in her road, she met a Gaffer Wolf, who had a great mind to eat her up, but dared