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RURAL REPOSITORY,

DEVOTED TO

POLITE LITERATURE :

CONTAINING MORAL AND SENTIMENTAL TALES, ORIGINAL COMMUNICATIONS. BIOGRAPHIES, TRAVELING SKETCHES, AMUSING

MISCELLANY, HUMEROUS AND ASTORICAL ANECDOTES, POETRY, &c. &c.

EMBELLISHED WITH NUMEROUS ENGRAVINGS.

VOLUME XXIV.

HUDSON:

PRINTED AND PUBLISHED BY WILLIAM B. STODDARD.

1847–48.

THE NEW YORK PUBLIC LIBRARY

2379

ASTOR, LEAOX AM
TILDEN FINAL 8
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127 Good,

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D.

M.
Page.
Page.

Page,

6 Miraculous Shot, A Word to Boys, 6 Duplicity Punished,

14 31 ib. Devils in the Head, Against Envy,

Murderers Discovered by Two Dogs,

31 7 An Old Fox,

" Dem's 'em,”
ib. Mrs. Partington's Advice,

55 A Modern Dialogue, 15 | Dutch Cheese, 63 Morning Calls,

57 A Cure for Post-boys, ib. Dean Swifi, 78 Mexican Women,

73 A Pertinent Reply, ib. Duchess of Tyrconnel, 87 "My Fortune's Made,

ib. 22 Double Rule or Two. 135 Miser,

87 Against Repining of Death,

23 Anecdote of the Giraffe,

Dow Jr. on Marriage,
142 Mothers,

ib. Avarice, 30 Destructive Fire, 175 Misfortune,

134 A Liar,

39
E.
Money,

135 An Odd Ending, ib.

Matrimonial Felicity,

143 Evening,

5 A Yankee Wit, 47

Married,

175 Evening Musings,

28 Anecdote of Walter Scott,

Married'in a Jest : or the Tables Turned on a ib. Effects of not knowing French,

47
ib.
A Spark of Love,

Practical Joker,
Economy,
79

177 ib.

«i Mr. & Mrs. Thief,"

183 An Answer,

Essay on Soles,

ib. A Negro's Ingenuity,

103 } Marmontel, John Francis

189 A Good Husband,

55
F.
Man's Friends,

191 A Delicate Compliment,

ib.
Fortune Telling,
25 My Wife-in-Law,

198 63 A Welsh Magistrate,

French Love of Dancing,
30 Moral Education of Children,

202 71 Advantage of Law,

Fashionable Reading,
55 | Make Haste to be Rich,

ib. A Broad Hint, ib. Fashion,

78 76 A Hint, Faint not in well doing,

N.

87 A Good Maxim, 79 Fireside Tyrannies,

1

117 Newburyport, Mass. A Text,

87 " For he whom royal eyes disown, &c. 133 Noble Revenge, A Husband in a Bag; or, Popping the Question, 101 Fast Colors,

23 190 Neal's Saturday Gazette, 103 | Female Society,

191 A Wheeling Article,

Never do it,

79 A New Thought, ib.

Never Tell'a Lie,

143 G.

Natural Scenery, 109

150 Adams, John Quincy Good Example,

202 Abby's year at Lowell: A Tale of self Denial, 115

7} Negro Shrewdness, “ Advice and Medicine,"

23
119
Gen. Lafayette,

31
Grammatical Quibble,

0. 126 A Singular Dream Verified,

39 Our Premiums,

7 A Beautiful Moral,

55 ib. Godey': Lady's Book,

On Simplicity and Refinement,

14 A Dismal Prospect,

« Got me There"
119 Obey Orders,

39 ib. A sad Mistake,

127

55 ib. { Godey's Lady's Book,

On One Condition, An old Coat,

141 Good and Evil,

“Onnateral,"

63 135 A Good Rule,

183 Good and Bad Luck,

On the Disposal of the Dead,

86 ib. A Queer Concert, Gender and Case of an Egg,

Omnibus s'alk,

ib. 142

110 A Tough Story,

197

143 143 Gambling in four Scenes,

Odds and Ends,
A Matrimonial Advertiser,

Give no Pain,
199 Our Mothers,

198 150 A Touching Scene, A Western Court Scene,

151
H.

P.
A Quaker Woman's Sermon,

ib.
Hyde Park, London.
9 Prudence,

23 A Sketch, 153 Histrionic Preacher, 22 Partingtonians,

47 A Fox and a 'Wolf, is. Hurd's Grammatical Corrector, 23 Popping the Question,

63 An Irish Wager, 159 How to be Happy, 87 Punctuality,

71 A Crow and a a Muscle, 166 How to find out a wife, 95 Practical Substraction,

87 167 A new Reading of an old Word,

Head Work,
118 Peale, Charles Wilson

101 Anecdote,

ib.
Hope and Memory,
126 Pocahontas,

105 A Nice point of Law,

ib.
Hazlitt's advice to his Son,
127 | Pat's Dream,

111 Almost a Fight-or, a Tale of a Horse,

174
High-handed Outrage,
ib. Prosperity,

119 A Lady of the self-styled“ Pious Class," 175 Husband vs. Wife, 151 Prudence,

151 A Tailor " Done Brown."

ib.
How to Marry,
167 Pay what thou Owest,

158 ib. A Heavy Blow,

How to Live,
191 {Pleasing all,

159 A Horse Trade,

183
How that Calf goi Through the Augur Hole, 197 | Peddling without License,

174 ib. A large Onion,

How to Choose a Wife,
199 "Paternizing" a Landlord,

ib. ib. An Enquiring Boy,

Honest Simplicity,

ib.
Poor Pay,

203 A dumb Man's Wit, ib.

Power,

ib. 189

I.
A Sketch,
A Reward for a Second Virginia Family, 190 } Illustrated Botany,

31

Q.
191
A Mother,

Indian Summer,
38 Queen Victoria's Palace for Poultry,

89 Anecdote 'with a Moral,

ib.
I'm Too Busy,
70 Quaker Toast,

103 191 A Capital Hint,

71 Influence of Young Men,

197 A Clog,

87

"Is that a Muskato?'' A Fable for the Young, 198 } Italian Bishop, 127 Random Gleanings, 4, 13, 61, 94, 108, 166

6 Ambition, ib.

Raillery,
J.

7

“Rich Spencer,"
A Wager,
199 Juvenile Precocity,

31
Riches,

76
B.
Jane Eyre,

149
Religion,

87 Jones Legal Maxims,

150 29 Benevolent Societies,

89

Religious Moderation,
Jacob Jones: or the Man Who Couldn't get

151

Rich,
70
Bonaparte, Napoleon

along in the World,
185

153

Reforming a Husband, Betting, 111 Judgement Before Argument, 202

198 Bodily Exercise in Early Life. 135

Russian Customs,
201
Bread upon the water,

K.
Kaam ; or Daylight,

33, 41, 50
Slander,

5
Knowledge,
116

38 Clergyman and Jockey, 15

Squirrel Catching,
30
L.
Smollett, Tobias M. D.

76 Cesar, Caius Julius 49 Love, 21 {Selfishness,

95 City Hall and Fountain, New York,

39 Cool,

ib. 103 Laughing in the Pulpit,

“Seeing the Elephant,

ib. Concerning Yourself, 111 Letters to a Young Lady, 45, 53, 69, 69, 75, 85 Society,

103 Coralinn ; a Persian Tale, 121, 129, 137 } Literary Fame,

87 Something in a Name,

ib. Curious Historical Fact, 135 Louis Philippe, Ex-King of the French, 145 Symptoms,

ib. Cromwell, Oliver 150 Leap Year in 1848,

151 Shopping Anecdote,

105, 113 Cheap,

159 158 Lawyers at a Discount,

Sense and Sympathy, Changes in Life,

119 159 Lesson to Newspaper Borrowers, 167 Simple Division,

ib. Cockney Wit , 203 Live Well,

199 School Examination,

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