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Author: B.M. Bower (Bertha Muzzy Sinclair)
Published: 1918
Language: English
Wordcount: 72,184 / 204 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 68.7
LoC Category: PS
Downloads: 1,109
Added to site: 2005.10.15 11306
Genres: Western, Adventure

A cowboy who becomes an aviator is the hero of this new story of Western ranch life. It's an engrossing ranch story with a new note of interest woven into its breezy texture.

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story was done, some one would be sure to demand more.

Then a little twitching smile would show at the corner of Sudden's lips, and he would drawl whimsically: "Those boys were so scared they never chirped when the poet actually went sky-riding to an altitude of about ten feet above the saddle horn, and lit on the back of his neck. Johnny's a good rider, too, but he was mad. He was so mad I don't believe he knows yet that he was piled. Afterwards? Oh, well, they came to along about supper time and yawped his poetry all over the place, I heard. But that was after I had left the ranch."

There were a few details which Sudden, being only human, could not possibly give his friends. He could not know that Mary V went back down the hill, sneaked into the bunk house and got Johnny's coat, and sewed the sleeve lining in very neatly, and took the coat back without being seen. Nor did he know that she violently regretted the deed of kindness, when she discovered that Johnny remained perfectly unconscious of the f



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