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Harper's Young People, November 11, 1879

An Illustrated Weekly

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Author: Various Authors
Published: 1879
Language: English
Wordcount: 10,783 / 37 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 78.4
LoC Category: AP
Downloads: 724
Added to site: 2009.02.25
mnybks.net#: 23539
Genre: Periodical
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cards with pressed sea-weed she arranged last summer, and we thought they would be prettier if we could make them into little books or baskets. Could you tell us how to do it?

LULU W.

We shall not give a special department to fancy-work, but we shall now and then have short papers, like the one on page 14, telling how to make pretty things. Meanwhile perhaps some of our young correspondents will give you some new suggestions for fancy articles for your fair, for the success of which you have our best wishes.

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LIFE ON THE "ST. MARY'S."

By a Young Tar.

[The following sprightly account of life on the school-ship St. Mary's was written for HARPER'S YOUNG PEOPLE by one of the recent graduates. We give the portraits of three of the four boys who recently graduated with the highest honors. That of the fourth, Master J. B. Stone, we were unable to obtain.]

[Illustration: J. J. WAIT. B. C. FULLER. J. J. CRAWLEY.

GRADUATES OF THE "ST. MARY'

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