An Illustrated history & description Of Schools in the 18th & 19th Centurys.

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282 Old-time Schools and School-books
The Clever Indian. From The Columbian Reading Book.
The retort Courteous.
A white man meeting an Indian asked him, " whose Indian are you ? " To which the copper-faced genius replied, " I am God Almighty's Indian : whose Indian are you ? "
Philosophy an unfailing refuge.
ZENO, a phi­losopher of Cyprus, turning merchant for his better sup­port, was always un­fortunate by losses at sea, insomuch that he was reduced to one small vessel; and having advice that it was also cast
away in the ocean,
The Philosopher.                                     ,J , .                    ,
Froru The Columbian Reading Book.                    and nothing Saved,
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