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Harper's Young People, December 30, 1879

An Illustrated Weekly

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Author: Various Authors
Published: 1879
Language: English
Wordcount: 14,954 / 50 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 75.6
LoC Categories: AP, PZ
Downloads: 489
Added to site: 2009.03.08
mnybks.net#: 23638
Origin: gutenberg.org
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ll that he soon became renowned as one of the best farmers in the Oberland. The general and Toni assisted him with their counsel and help as far as they were able; and the old soldier soon experienced the beneficial influence of an active out-door life and the change of air and scene. His pale cheeks grew once more ruddy with health, and he soon grew so active that he even forgot that his right foot lay buried on the field of Waterloo.

Thus the little family lived in happiness, enjoying the good wishes of all their neighbors, and the gratitude of all who were in want; for they were always ready to relieve out of their abundance any who needed it. Mr. Seymour increased their happiness by visiting his friend Walter nearly every year, and rejoiced in the prosperity which God had bestowed upon him as a reward for his honesty and uprightness.

THE END.


AROUND THE WORLD IN A STEAM-YACHT.

[Illustration: STEAM-YACHT "HENRIETTE."--DRAWN BY F. S. COZZENS.]

The beautiful steam-yach

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