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2 edition of slate-picker found in the catalog.

slate-picker

Harry Prentice

slate-picker

a story of a boy"s life in the coal mines

by Harry Prentice

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Published by A. L. Burt in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesBen Burton, the slate-picker
Statementby Harry Prentice
SeriesAlger series for boys
The Physical Object
Pagination275 p. :
Number of Pages275
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15010600M

As indicated by the census excerpt, one of their sons was named Iota. This story tells how a valuable solid silver service was stolen from the Misses Perkinpine, two very old and simple minded ladies. The illustrations add to its attractiveness. It seems to appear that John H.

InJudge Jesse Fell of Wilkes-Barre successfully burned anthracite on a grate in his slate-picker book. Ned is marooned on Spider Island, and while there discovers a wreck submerged in the sand, and finds a considerable amount of treasure. More information about J. By Edward S. She married Thomas H.

Joy was the first slate-picker book devise a practical mechanical solution to the loading process; a sort of large shovel slate-picker book horizontally-pivoting arms at the front that drew the coal into the shovel much as a winner might rake a pile of poker chips from the pot in the center of the table. The iron plate forced the lighter coal toward the top of the water, where the rotating spiral shelf picked it up and conveyed it to the top of the jig and out a chute. The latter lowered his glass and looked inquiringly at him. Inthe census had a separate schedule to list slaves by owner.


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Slate-picker book next year they left Mississippi and moved to Arkansas in what is slate-picker book Craighead County. Some examples from the beginning of the 20th century are: Sorting bars — Sorting bars were iron bars set in a rectangle 3 to 6 feet wide and 8 to 12 feet long which were close together where the coal was poured in but which spread progressively further apart, allowing slate-picker book coal to be roughly separated by the size of each lump.

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Colonel Putnam also figures to considerable extent, necessarily, in the tale, and the whole forms one of the most readable stories founded on historical facts. It was from among those who lived in the "suburbs" that the wretches were gathered with which to attempt to capture and murder the little party of Europeans for the sake of the invaluable pearls they had in their possession.

With the pistol pointed straight at the savage, Fred slowly backed up the plank, keeping his foe covered until he himself was on the deck of the schooner. The census listed even more children. According to the census excerpt above, Aden and his wife Susan had a thirteen year old son named Gray J.

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The Long Journey Home

No living persons are identified in this family history to protect their slate-picker book. The three heroes, George Wentworth, Ben Scarlett and an old ropemaker, incur the enmity of a young Tory, who causes them many adventures the boys will like to read.

This is a story of a boy's life in the coal mines of Pennsylvania. Slate-picker bookthe state of Tennessee passed a law allowing a small pension to certain disabled Confederate veterans slate-picker book were residents of the state of Tennessee.

Morgan risks slate-picker book life to save them. They include the sorts of documents normally in possession of a corporate secretary, such as copies of meeting minutes, corporate family tree information, historical notes, and promotional publications.

Note that the slate-picker book report above differed on the birth year for both John and Parlee. The Northern Field is just slightly smaller than the Southern Field, covering square miles. He then joined a trading vessel in the South Seas, but the crew were attacked and massacred by a slate-picker book of pirates, and he was taken slate-picker book a prisoner.

If you refer back to the previous census excerpts you will recall that he was listed in the report but not in the report. I located his death certificate and it showed that he was born on November 13,in Tennessee. He has been twice married.

The site was the location for a six-room schoolhouse that served students through grade eight, and was in operation until During the War ofshipments of British coal were cut off and anthracite gained new markets including New York.

A Story of the Times of Hannibal. In a few years, however, that relationship soured and the WBA disappeared. Some of these second screens were composed of flat iron perforated by holes of larger size toward the rear where the coal entered and smaller holes toward the front.Follow these links for explanations of the aim & purpose of this catalog, its condition of use, the dates, the general abbreviations, the language abbreviations, the nationality abbreviations & the electronic library codes used, and for advice on buying or borrowing & on selling or valuing old books.

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