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" OLD Mother Hubbard Went to the cupboard, To get her poor dog a bone: But when she got there The cupboard was bare, And so the poor dog had none. "
Journeys Through Bookland - Page 32
by Charles H. Sylvester - 1922
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Werner's Readings and Recitations, Volume 48

Readers and speakers - 1911
...cupboard, and the widow going to that cupboard — in hope, in expectation, maybe — "But when she got there the cupboard was bare, And so the poor dog had none." [Music played as background.} "When she got there !" You see, dear .brethren, what perseverance is....
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The Review of Reviews, Volume 8

Albert Shaw - 1893
...invitation to dine with the THE EMPTY CUPBOARD. members of tho Birmingham Conservative Club on the occasion Old Mother Hubbard went to the cupboard to get her poor dog n of its twenty-first anniversary thin month, when Lord Randolph bone, Churchill will also be present...
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Englische Studien, Volume 17

Comparative linguistics - 1892
...kinderreim gedichtet hat.* Es hvisst in demselben weiter: She went to the haker' s To buy liim some hre.ul, But when she came back The poor dog was dead. She went to the jniner's To buy him a coffin, But when she came back The dog he was laughing. Dass MH ober den vermeintlichen...
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Englische Studien

Eugen Kölbing, Johannes Hoops, Arthur Kölbing, Albert Wagner - Comparative linguistics - 1892
...and her Dog' [ins Deutsche iibertragen udt : 'Madame Franlce und ihr hund'], dessen anfang lautet : * Old Mother Hubbard Went to the cupboard To get her poor dog a bone; When she got there The cupboard was bare, And so the poor dog had none. Von hier ah stimmen beide lieder...
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The Dog in British Poetry

Robert Maynard Leonard - Dogs - 1893 - 350 pages
...guardian and the poor man's friend, The only creature faithful to the end. Unknown. oc OLD MOTHER HUBBARD OLD Mother Hubbard Went to the cupboard To get her...baker's To buy him some bread, But when she came back She went to the joiner's To buy hftn a coffin, But when she came back The poor dog was laughing. She...
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The Heart of Oak Books, Volume 1

Charles Eliot Norton, Kate Stephens - Literature - 1893
...cannot eat the hay, and yet you will let no one else have any." MOTHER HUBBARD AND HER WONDERFUL DOG. Old Mother Hubbard Went to the cupboard, To get her...Dog a bone ; But when she came there, The cupboard Avas bare, And so the poor Dog had none. She went to the baker's To buy him some bread ; But when she...
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Soldiering in India

Robert George Hobbes - India - 1893
...by duns f), with other domestic details very like those communicated in the familiar lines : — " Old Mother Hubbard Went to the cupboard To get her poor dog a bone ; When she came there The cupboard was bare, And so the poor dog had none." * " On the outbreak of...
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The Library of Wit and Humor, Prose and Poetry, Selected from the ..., Volume 4

Ainsworth Rand Spofford, Rufus Edmonds Shapley - Wit and humor - 1894
...proprietor. This brought to my mind 'the beautiful lines of a primitive poet, Spenser,' if I mistake not : " Old Mother Hubbard went to the cupboard To get her poor dog a bone ; But when she got there, the cupboard was bare, And so the poor dog got none.' " Feeling curious to ascertain if...
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Annual Report of the Missouri State Board of Agriculture, Volume 45, Part 1912

Agriculture - 1913
...Missourian, humiliated to not a small degree. His reply reminds me of the verse : Old Mother Hubbard, she went to the cupboard To get her poor dog a bone. But when she got there, the cupboard was bare, And so the poor dog had none. He told me that the State had no stallion....
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Authors and Writers Associated with Morristown: With a Chapter on Historic ...

Julia Keese Colles - American literature - 1895 - 454 pages
...unmask any heresy that may be gaining ground. The discourse to which I allude was upon the text— " Old Mother Hubbard went to the cupboard, To get her poor dog a hone ; But when she got there the cupboard was bare, And so the poor dog got none." I propose to prove...
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