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product will be the answer in shillings. Or, take even parts of a £. and work as in case 2d. Thus; (1) What cost 527bu. corn, at 4s. a bu.? Ans. £105 - S.

527X4=2108s. -20=£105 - 8. Or,

4s. of a £., and 527"}=£105 - 8. (2) What cost 3271bu. wheat at 5s. a bu.? Ans. £817 - 15 (3) What cost 191yds. of cloth, at 8s. a yard?

Ans. £76 - 8. (4) What cost 600yds. of cloth at 13s. a yard?

Ans. £390. (5) What cost 2150bbls. of salt, at 19s. a barrell ?

Ans. £2042 - 10. (6) What cost 2710 axes, at 6s. each? Ans. £813.

The other shape,
If shape it might be call'd that shape had none,
Or substance might be call'd that shadow seem'd,
For each seem'd either; black it stood as night,
Fierce as ten furies, terrible as hell,
And shook a dreadful dart;—what seem'd his head,
The likeness of a kingly crown had on.

When worn with sickness, oft hast thou,

With health, rènew'd my face;
And when in sin and sorrow sunk,


soul with grace.
Where, thy true treasure? Gold says, "not in me;"!"
And, "not in me,” the Diamond. Gold is poor.
The scenes of business tell us what are men;-
The scenes of pleasure, what is all beside.
Thus nature gives us, let it check, our pride,
The virtue nearest to our vice allied.

grave-less grāve'lės hear-ing here'ing hy-men hi'měn
grave-ly grāve'lē heat-er hētūr

hy-phen hi'fen hea-then hē't'hěn i-dle i'di grey-ness grā'něs heath-y hēt'h'ē i-dol i'dúr gra-zure grā'zhũr heed-less hēēd’lés -vy i'vē high-ten hi'tn

ja-cent jā'sằnt great-ly grāte'lē hei-nous hā'nūs jail-or jāle'ur great-ness grāte'něs high-land hi'lănd je'er-er jēēr'rúr gree-dy grē'de high-ly hi'le

jew-el jū'il grind-er grind'ór high-ness hi'něs jews-harp jāzehar

gra-vy grā've

grea-sy grē'zē

grip-er gripúr high-way hi'wa jo-cose joʻkose gro-cer gro'sŭr hin-der hin'dūr jo-ker jo kūr gross-ly gros'lē

hoar-frost hõre'frost juice-less jūse'lës gross-ness gros'něs hoard-er hörd-ur

ju-cy ju'sē gui-der gyi'dūr hoarse-ly hörse'lē ju-ror jū'rūr has-ten hås'sn hoa-ry ho're

keen-ly kéēn'le has-ty häs'te

hol-der holdūr keen-ness kēēn'nes ha-ter hå'tūr ho-ly ho'lē

keep-er kēēpúr ha-ven hā'yn home-ly home'le

key-age kēʻidje haut-boy hoʻboe

hope-less hõp'lės key-bole kē höle ha-zel hā'zl ho-sier hö'zhůr key-stono kē'stone ha-zy hā'zē

hos-tess hos'těs kind-ly kyind'lē heal-ing hēle'ing huge-ly hūjeʼlē kind-ness kyind’nės heap-er hē pūr huge-ness būje'nės kna-vish na vish hea-py hē'pē

hu-mour yü'mur knight-ly nite le hear-er hēreřūr hy-dra hi'dră



1. What's most enchanting to behold',

Or ting'd with richest hues of gold',
Or beauties most sublime unfold?

2. What elevates the spirits high';

Removes the tear from beauty's eye',
And fills the soul with ecstacy?

3. What part of each revolving day',

Does greatest harmony display',
Or makes man's life most blithe and gay?

4. What makes the healthy current flow',

And beauty's features fairer grow',
And cheeks with mantling blushes glow?

5. Bless'd hour'! I hail thy early prime';

The choicest of my fleeting time;
I'll praise thy charms in triple rhyme',

Cise 4. When the price is of several terms, as shillings,

pence, &c.

Rule. 1. Multiply the given quantity by the shillings, and take

even parts for the other terms.

2. Divide the amount of the results by 20. and the quotient will be the answer. Thus: (1) What cost 246yds. of velvet, at 7s. 3d. a yard?

Ans. £89.3.6. 246X7=1722s. 3d. 1 of 1s. and 246=1=619.

-1783-20= £89.3.6. (2) What cost 2710bu. wheat, at 6s. 8d. a bushel?

Ans. £903.6. S: (3) What cost 378bu. oats at 1s. Sd. a bushel ?

Ans. £31. 10. (4) What cost 126bu. rye, at 3s. 4d. a bushel ?

Ans. £21. (5) What cost 2103yds. at 15s. 7d. a yard?

Ans. £1642 . 19.4.2. (6) What cost 715?yds. at 17s. 6d. a yard?

Ans. £6780..9.
Whatever is, is right; this world, 'tis true,
Was made for Cesar;- but for Titus too.
And which more blessed? Who chain’d his country, say,
Or he whose virtue sigh'd to lose a day?

There is a time when toil must be prefer'd,
Or joy, by mistim'd fondness is undone;-

A man of pleasure is a man of pains.
Man, like the generous vine, supported lives;
The strength receiv'd is from the embrace he gives.

All this dread order break? for whom?
For thee! Vile worm! O madness! pride! impiety!

Ja-bour la'bur li-ken li'kn

may-or mā'ūr la-dle lā'di

like-ness like'nės la-dy lādē li-lach li lăk

mea-ger mē'gúr lame-ly lame'le li-my li mẻ

mea-ly mē'lē lame-ness lāme'ně3 li-on li'ún

mean-ing mēne'ing late-ly late'le live-ly live'lē

mean-ly mēne'le late-ness lāte'něs li-vre li'yŭr

mea-sles mē'zlz la-ver lā'vůr loa-my lo'me

meek-ly mēēk'lē lay-er la'ūr

loath-ful lot'h'fül meet-ness mēēt'něs Tay-man la mắn lo-cust lo'kūst

mere-ly mēre'le lead-er lēde'ur lone-ly lone'le me-tre mē'tur lead-ing lēde'ing lone-ness löne'něs migh-ty mi-tē

ma-zy ma'zē

leaf-less lēfe'lēs lo-tion lo'shủn mild-ly mild-lē leaf-y lēfe'ē low-er löʻūr mild-ness mild'nes lea-kage le kije low-ly lo'lē

mind-less mind'les lea-ky lēkē low-ness lo'něs mi-nor mi'nur lean-ly lēne'le Ju-brick lü'brik mi-ry mi'rē Ican-ness lēne'něs lu-cid lū'sid mi-ser mi'zūr le-gate lēg'gate lu-cre lū'kěr mi-tre mi'tur le-gend le jend ly-ing lising mol-ten mol'tn le-gion lē'jūn mai-den mā'dn mo-rass mo'răs lei-sure lē' zhüre main-ly mâne'le mootion mỡ shăn le-ver lē'văr

main-top māne'top mo-tive motiv li-ar li'ūr

ma-jor mā'jūr moul-der mõldúr life-less life'lēs ma-ker må'kūr

moul-dy möl'de ligh-ten li'tn

man-ger māne'jũr mourn-er mornéūr light-er lite'ŭr

ma-son mā'sn mourn-ful morn'ful light-less lite'lės

ma-tron mā'trùn muse-ful müze'ful light-ly lite'lē may-be mā'bē

mu-ser mū'zúr light-ness lite'něs may-day mā'dã mu-sic mū'zik like-ly like'le may-pole mā'pole mute-ly müte'lë


1. Well', old gentleman', thou hast come again,

To give poor mortals another cold embrace';
But still’, I see', in thy forbearing mien',

Some smiles of comfort in thy frosty face'. 2. Extend thy snowy mantle o’er the world',

And', with thy icy sceptre', tyrant', reign';
O’er nature fair', thy tempests may be hurl'd',

And northern blasts may sweep along the plain';. 3. Thou wilt not hurt my little thatched cot',

As thou rid'st tow'ring on the passing gale';
But', pause', delighted with my happy lot',

And', whistling', listen to the evening tale'.
4. But if thou caperest round my house', and storm',

And troublest with thy chills an honest soul',
I warn thee now', beware thy grisly form',

I'll burn thee', like a wood-chuck', from thy liole'. 5. Stay', stay', old fellow'; I recall that threat';

I feel my powers are weaker far thine';
Should I attempt to make thy noddle sweat',
I fear one smack from theo, might shiver mine'.

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Case 5. When the price is li's or parts of a l.

RULE. Multiply the given quantity by the l.'s, and take even parts for the shillings and pence. Thus: (1) What cost 124 tons of hay, at 13.5.6. 2.

Ans. 1406,7.2. 124X3=372. price at 13 a ton. J=1 & 124-1=31. do. at 5s. a ton. 6d.= 16 & 311=3.2. 2qr.=1's & 3.2+12=0.5.2

-1406.17.2. As: 1 ton : 124 tons :: 1406.7.2, Proof. (2) What cost 47 tons, at 13.3.4 a ton?

Ans. 1148. 16.8. (3) What cost 20bbls. pork, at 14. 13. 4 a bbl.?

Ans. 193. 6.8. 64) What cost 71 cows, at l6. 13 . 4 a head?

Ans. 1473.0. 8. POETICAL EXERCISES IN PARSING.---LESSON 28. Echo, in his airy round, o'er the river, rock, and hill, Cannot catch a single sound, save the clack of yonder mill. As the trout, in speckled pride, playful from its bosom springs, To the banks a ruffi'd tide, verges in successive rings.

On earth, nought precious is obtain’d,

But what is painful too;
By travail, and to travail, born,

Our Sabbaths are but few.
I sigh not for beauty, nor languish for wealth
Bixt grant me, kind Providence, virtue and health.
In books, or work, or healthful play,

first hours be past,
That I may give for every day,
Some good account at last.

SPELLING..LESSON 29. na-der nā'dúr oa-kum ökum pha-sis fà'sīs nai-ad nay'ad oa-ten O'tn

phe-nix fe'niks naj-ler nā'lur oat-meal ote'mēle pi-ca pi'kă na-ked nā'kid O-cean oʻshún

piece-less pēēs’lés name-less näme'les o-cher b'kur pierce-er pēērs’úr naine-ly name'le 0-dour ödür

pi-lot pi-lut na-tion nā'shủn 0-gle о'g!

pi-ous pius na-tive nä'tiy old-ness õld'me's piper pi púr

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