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Paul and the Printing Press

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Published: 1920
Language: English
Wordcount: 47,931 / 144 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 80.7
LoC Categories: TT, PZ
Downloads: 580
Added to site: 2009.01.19 23171

In this story of how Paul Cameron established a High School paper called "The March Hare," the reader is told the story of printing and invention of the printing press.

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the treasury."

"Shall it be a dollar, a dollar and a quarter, or an out and out one-fifty?"

"Oh, put it at one-fifty. We're all millionaires and we may as well go in big while we're at it. What is one-fifty for such a ream of wisdom as we're going to get for our money?"

Melville vaulted into his bicycle saddle.

"Well, I'm off, Kipper," he called over his shoulder. "Got to do some errands for the Mater. So long!"

"I can depend on you, Cart?"

"Sure you can. I'll shout for your March Hare with all my lungs. I'm quite keen about it already."

Paul watched him speed through the gathering shadows and disappear round the turn in the road. Then, straightening his shoulders with resolution, he went into the house to seek his pillow and dream dreams of the March Hare.



The following day at recess, after a noisy clamor of conv



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