The Aldine Speller, Part 1

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Page 43 - JACK and Jill went up the hill, To fetch a pail of water; Jack fell down and broke his crown And Jill came tumbling after.
Page 48 - Little Bo-Peep has lost her sheep, And can't tell where to find them; Leave them alone, and they'll come home, And bring their tails behind them.
Page 44 - A little boy went into a barn, And lay down on some hay; An owl came out and flew about, And the little boy ran away.
Page 41 - A MAN of words and not of deeds Is like a garden full of weeds...
Page 45 - Once I saw a little bird Come hop, hop, hop; So I cried, "Little bird, Will you stop, stop, stop?" And was going to the window To say, "How do you do?
Page 42 - SEE a pin and pick it up, All the day you'll have good luck ; See a pin and let it lay, Bad luck you'll have all the day ! CLX.
Page 46 - There's a neat little clock, — In the schoolroom it stands, — And it points to the time With its two little hands. And may we, like the clock, Keep a face clean and bright, With hands ever ready To do what is right.
Page 47 - Cocks crow in the morn To tell us to rise, And he who lies late Will never be wise; For early to bed And early to rise, Is the way to be healthy And wealthy and wise.
Page 49 - One, two, three, four, five, I caught a fish alive. Six, seven, eight, nine, ten, I let it go again. Why did I let him go? Because he bit my finger so.
Page v - As every error creates a tendency, and if repeated quickly establishes a habit, it is important that the correct spelling of words be taught before children have occasion to write them.

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