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An orphan boy
12 Bossuet

177
A parable
15 Bassanio and Shyluck.

234
A happy reply....

19
An odd way of accounting for Cleon and I...

25
length of rope
19 Curious calculation.

43
Absence of mind

21 Can a mother forget her child ? 49
Adventure with a bear.
31 Col. B. and rum.

61
A bee in defence of his property 35 Cæsar's exploit

61
A joke ....
40 Capt. Bobadil's method

64
Arteries and veins.

54 Childhood and his visiters 76
Autumn has come.
69 Commerce ..

87
Arabella Clark .
71 Christian integrity....

99
A troubled heart.

80 Christ's entry into Jerusalem.. 114
Attempt on Charleston.

82 Correct view of education..... 109
A century from the birth of

Comments on 2 Cor. viii. 9.... 121
Washington.

103 Conversation with Jews. 123
Affections detached from earth. 108 Compliment to the fair sex. 146
Animals.
116 Coin ..

153
An old story
118 | Christ at Emmaus.

158
Art of writing
126 Cyrus in his youth.

165
Air and exercise

128 Commentaries on the Bible ... 167
American battles.
144 Cruelty to animals..

178
Absurd chronology of the Hin- Change of seasons.

201
doos ...

Children should be admitted to
Acts 12th.

156
society

208
A king, his own gardener.. 157 Courage.

220
A consistent servant
163 Charity to orphansi

231
An idea of faith impressed.

164
A haven at last
179 Drunkard reproved..

79
A converted merchant
193 Detached thoughts

89
An apology for seriousness. 203 Distribution of parts for rehear-
A friend.
204

89
Advertisement.

214 Dialogue between master and
Anger..
217

102
Adam and Orlando.

235 Duty of literary men to their
A brave boy
237 country..

119
Address to the ocean

245 Disappearance of the Indians.. 129
Death of Socrates..

154
Boots with a puppy in them .. 13 at the toilet

180
Be kind.

14

of Lord Chatham.
Bee and fly

40
of Ashmun ....

183
Be satisfied

of Demosthenes ....... 200
Bethelsdorp and Thropolis. 59 Detached thoughts, No. 2.... 156
Babylon..
96 Dover Cliffs

175
Beauty and glory
163 | Distraction.

188

sal..

servant.....

..... 181

42

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Demosthenes against Philip... 225 Indian honesty

32
the Athe- Implicit faith..

39
nians...
227 | Isaac and Toby.

100
Daily miracles.
240 Isaiah, ch. 60th.

212
Disappearance of the plague
from London
241 Jeremy Taylor's prayer.

140
Extent of the United States... 15 Loss of the first-born

8
Education out of school... 16 Love of country...

11
Evil speaking.
18 Longevity

38
Exchanges
88 Lamentation of Job..

96
Eloquence of Patrick Henry. 120 Long sermons and prayers.

161
Epithets.
140 Luxury.

192
Early rising and devotion. 152 Lost nestlings

233
Epitaph on Mrs. Mason....... 166
Example of our Saviour 189 Men would be remembered af.
Early inhabitants of Europe 194 ter death

37
Extract from a speech of the Money

86
Revolution...
211 Mediterraneần Sea

130
Extract from an emigrant's jour-

Morning air

141
nal of a day...
222 Method.

143
Eve lamenting the loss of Par- Music adapted to joy, not grief 164
adise.
222 Massachusetts ..

168
Enemies at home.

245 Means of preserving health.... 172

Morning prayer for a young stu-
From Washington - Treasury

dent

186
report.
26 Magnificent prospect.

213
First printing in New England. 48 Matt. xxi. 23-31

223
Filial piety rewarded ...

50
xiv. 22-33

224
Funny mistakes of printers. 55 Mystery unexplained

238
Freak of a hypochondriac.
66 Moral progress

257
Flour and grain.

105
Friendship
110 | Nautical sermon

22
Fresh air on the Sabbath..... 162 New way to reprove.

33
New use for a pumpkin

38
Great talker.
27 Newspapers..

104
Gossips.
34 Name in the sand

147
Great events from slight causes 42 Nathan's parable.

169
God compared with idols..... 81 Never interrupt a story

219
God's design

129
Gather up the fragments 136 On folding and directing letters 56
Gratitude..

215 Opinion of the Orientals as to
Good spelling
217 wine.

79
Gil Blas selling his mule 243 Our prejudices.

149
Good and evil; or Providence Of Genesis.

174
vindicates itself..
254 Only try

209

Officers of the United States .. 228
Honesty.......

20
How Molly got coals

23 Profanity.
Husband's confession..

28 Progress of civilization
How to pay for a farm

36 Perverse, old comical fellow 10
House of prayer
134 Pointed preaching..

62
Heaven of the Bible..
135 Prospects of our country

60
History of steam navigation on Presence of God

179
Lake Ontario......

170 Providence guides impercepti-
Have I no father i.
197 bly..

106

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Power of imagination.. 141 | The whigs of South Carolina.. 18
Pericles ...

159 | The hermit and the vision . 19
Prayer for Zion's increase. 169 The fool's reproof.

22
Pity

190 Ten rules for practical life 30
Psalm xxiii..

215 They are gone !.
Perplexity, &c...
218 True courage.

34
Pleading the promises in prayer 229 The consequences of seeing
Partridge hearing Garrick 251 much wickedness

41
The old school....

45
Robin Roughhead....

11 The wasteful and wicked son.. 48
Right and wrong way:
44 The scorner humbled.

57
Rip Van Winkle at the farm- The parts of speech

65
house

53 The clay cottage of my Indian
Rewarding merit..
53 friend..

69
Remembrance of an old man.. 54 | The Quaker and the little thief 74
Rehearsal preparing... 92 The Dutch shipmaster

77
Remarks on Jerusalem. 124 The first steamboat..

94
Revolutionary officers. 145 The world ...

101
Revenge.
173 The Christian Israel.

106
Ridicule

187 Trick upon the doctor.. 113
Righteous and unrighteous gains 255 The doctor and his patient.. 119

The toothache

133
Sabbath-breaker silenced..... 35 The lawyer and the command-
Size of a whale
39 ments.

137
Sir Walter Raleigh's death 47 They will think better of it ... 179
Served him right..
51 The elder's deathbed

182
Silent companion.
68 The good minister.

184
Ship on fire
73 The convert ..

185
Sonnet
81 The crucifixion...

199
Song of Moses and Israel. 85 The meaning of “chagrin” 210
Seven children,
107 | The perfect speaker

219
Spanish real..
109 | The Psalms ...

221
Sudden change of fortune.... 112 The sun

255
Savage and civilized life...... 125 The revelation..

257
Safety of ships at sea... 126 The beautiful maniac

258
Shower of meteors

131
Spoilt child.

133 Universal prevalence of peace. 108
Saturday evening

142 Uncultivated mind ..... 135
Scrap of history

148
Self-examination
160 Vain regret.

139
Summary punishment. 175 Value of time

206
Some queer fellows...

176
Sabbath-school teacher. 184 | Will it mend the matter! .. 14
Saints honorable.

191 | When to think before you speak 46
State of New York.
201 Wants of the heathen..

58
Silly trick of laughing.
216 Wisdom ..

97
Some rules of good-breeding.. 226 Whitefield's eloquence

115
Some things money cannot buy 230 Words of Agur

117
Steam-engines.

232 Wars between England and
Scythian ambassadors
241 France

193
Speech of Sulks
253 Washington, a model

224
War

236
The first oath

13
The end of a lawsuit. .........
16 | Xerxes' army.

198

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