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History of Fort Fairfield and Biographical Sketches (Paperback) Loot Price: R448
Discovery Miles 4 480
History of Fort Fairfield and Biographical Sketches (Paperback): Caleb Holt Ellis

History of Fort Fairfield and Biographical Sketches (Paperback)

Caleb Holt Ellis

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Loot Price R448 Discovery Miles 4 480

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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. 1894 edition. Excerpt: ... moving the building, the plastering was shaken lrom the eeiling, and other damage done that demanded speedy repair, and Mr. I laeker engaged the serviees of C. R. Paul, a waster mason to repair the broken eeiling; Mr. Haeker going up through the seuttle hole to arrrange some things in the attie. Charles labored industriously to eover the fraeture with laths and mortar: and with wearv limbs and perspiring brow, sat down to rest after eompleting the job. But soon the voiee ol' Mr. I laeker was heard in the attie ealling, "Paul, Paul, why persejutes , thou nu? Ivjt in.' out, let nu down " Sure enough, Charles had plastered up the seuttle hole in the eeiling where Mr. I laeker had gone up t'.irough; and to his dism.iv, all the hard work had to be done;ver again, in order to let the pris-o:: er eseape. Among the earlv teaehers whose names will be rjorjmbereJ by th'j older residents, are found: Staey Fowler, Wm. Trafton, Mr. Thompson, Chas. Hlmt'iii, Mr. Carr. Mis; Liziij Bean, Miss Hav' wood, Miss Staekpole, Miss M. L. Libby and Miss A C'. Johnsto.i. The unitv of t'.ie distrijts in one, gave the people auiple means to have more eommodious quarters tha: i heretofore; and the distriet purehased a lot pear the residenee of Wm. Small; and in eonjunetion with Eastern Frontier Lodge, No. 112, F. & A. M., ereeted a large building lor that time; the Masons oeeupving the third floor for lodge pur-'poses, and tin.-other two being used for sehools. Here was held for several vears a tuition high sehool; the people feeling that a higher grade would enable them to aehieve I'.ir better reults than the ordinarv eommon sehools, as bv the laws of the State, eert.iin studies eould not be t.raght, whieh were of importanee to thj.;e who desired to beeome teaehers. The...


Imprint: Rarebooksclub.com
Country of origin: United States
Release date: July 2012
First published: July 2012
Authors: Caleb Holt Ellis
Dimensions: 246 x 189 x 3mm (L x W x T)
Format: Paperback - Trade
Pages: 64
ISBN-13: 978-1-151-08636-5
Categories: Books
LSN: 1-151-08636-3
Barcode: 9781151086365

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