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A Book of Cheerful Cats and Other Animated Animals   By: (1849-1930)

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A BOOK OF CHEERFUL CATS AND OTHER ANIMATED ANIMALS

BY J. G. FRANCIS

A BOOK OF CHEERFUL CATS AND OTHER ANIMATED ANIMALS

BY J. G. FRANCIS

THE CENTURY CO. NEW YORK

Copyright, 1879, 1880, 1881, 1882, 1883, 1884, 1885, 1886, 1887, 1890, 1892, 1903, by ELSIE W. FRANCIS

Printed in U.S.A.

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Some Cat land fancies, drawn and dressed To cheer your mind when it's depressed.

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[Illustration: CONTENTS]

Page SOME FUN WITH A TOY SPIDER 1 THE TEA PARTY 2 A MUSICAL EVENING 3 THE GIRAFFE RIDE 4 5 A VERY HAPPY FAMILY 6 A DUTIFUL PARENT 7 A CASE OF HIGHWAY ROBBERY 8 9 "THEY DIDN'T HAVE A PENNY" 10 THE REFORMED LION 11 QUITS 12 THE GENIAL GRIMALKIN 13 EUCHRED! 14 THE BICYCLE RIDE 15 STUDY OF HEDGEHOG STEALING APPLE 16 THE LION IN THE BARBER SHOP 17 THE BALD EAGLE AND THE BARBER 18 THE SPRING CURTAIN 19 21 "'T IS A PERFECT PICNIC DAY!" 22 "A TAM O' SHANTER DOG" 23 THE DONKEY AND HIS COMPANY 24 28 LATE! 29 PICTURES WITH A MORAL FOR BOYS AND DOGS 30 31 Y^E JOYFUL OWL 32 A QUEER BARBER SHOP 33 THE CAT AND THE CREAM 34 STORY OF THE CATNIP BALL 35 36 THE PRICKLY PIG, THE PUG AND PARD 37 MATERNAL COUNSEL 38 COASTING CATS 39 THE ELEPHANT JUGGLER 40 A SEA CHANGE 41 A MEDICAL OPINION 42 A NEEDLESS APPREHENSION 43 THE CAT O' NINE TAILS 44 A HAPPY NEW YEAR 45

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A BOOK OF CHEERFUL CATS

[Illustration: Some Fun with a Toy Spider.]

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A little Girl asked some Kittens to tea To meet some Dolls from France; And the Mother came, too, to enjoy a view And afterwards play for the dance. But the Kittens were rude & grabbed their food And treated the Dolls with jeers; Which caused the Mother an aching heart And seven or eight large tears.

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Sing, sing! What shall we sing? The cat's run away with the pudding bag string.

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They were happy and did laugh When their friend, the big Giraffe, Tried his speed along the highway with the cars.

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But their joy was turned to grief When their charger bit a leaf That was growing in a region near the stars.

[Illustration: STUPENDOUS AGGREGATION OF MIRACULOUS MARVELS]

THE MUSICAL LAMB ORPHEUS

JUMA THE JUGGLER

LADY BLANCHE THE COLOSSAL FAT CAT

ONLY LIVING FIVE EARED LITERARY RABBIT

A DUTIFUL PARENT.

Cried a cat to his wife, "See, my dear, The superlative Circus is here! With the children we'll go, 'tis our duty, you know, Their young minds to enlighten and cheer."

[Illustration: A CASE OF HIGHWAY ROBBERY]

Said a Cat to his sons, "I should deem This blithe Picture Book Boy carried cream... Continue reading book >>




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