Red, White, Blue Socks, Part First

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Author: Sarah L. Barrow
Published: 1862
Language: English
Wordcount: 13,960 / 47 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 79.4
LoC Category: PZ
Series: Sock Stories
Downloads: 329
Added to site: 2009.08.04
mnybks.net#: 24883
Origin: gutenberg.org
Genre: Young Readers
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hen run to Helen and tell her he was really sorry that it had not been the other.

This decided the momentous question, and Mrs. Custard hobbled down stairs, and the children hopped, skipped, and jumped up stairs, both wondering what would come of this magical word "socks."

Helen had a pretty little room opening out of her mother's, but George's was in an upper story. When they were both asleep, the mother took out of her son's bureau a clean white sock, sewed a tape loop on the edge, put a small parcel inside, and hung it on a neat brass nail, which was driven in a door directly opposite his bed, where it would catch his eye as soon as he awoke.

You may be sure both the children were up bright and early the next morning. Helen dressed herself quickly and ran down stairs into the dining-room to wait for her brother.

George opened his eyes upon the sock the very first thing. He sprang out of bed and made but two steps to the door, raised his hand eagerly, and then the generous little

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