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Sammie and Susie Littletail

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Author: Howard R. Garis (Victor Appleton)
Published: 1910
Language: English
Wordcount: 30,352 / 89 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 90
LoC Category: PZ
Audiobook: www.archive.org
Downloads: 777
Added to site: 2007.01.20
mnybks.net#: 15851
Origin: gutenberg.org
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going." So he called his dog, put his ferret into his pocket and went away. And, oh, how glad Sammie and Susie Littletail were!

Pretty soon Papa Littletail came hurrying home. As soon as he entered the burrow the children noticed that he was rather pale. He said that he had had a terrible fright, for, as he was on his way home from Mr. Drake's house, a boy had pointed a big, black thing at him, which clicked like a gun, but did not make a loud noise. Then Susie told him about the dog who chased her, and how the ferret had frightened them.

"It is a good thing you were not shot," said Mamma Littletail to her husband. "I don't know what we would have done if such a dreadful thing had happened. How terrible boys are!"

"I did have a narrow escape," admitted Papa Littletail. "The boy had a sort of square, black box, and I'm sure it was filled with bullets. It had a great, round, shiny eye, that he pointed at me, and, when something clicked, he cried out, 'There, I have him!' But I did not seem

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