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sat down on the bench beneath the window.

“There’s Marthy Blair with the Garland baby,“ said Robert Lawson to Pa. “I’d like to know what’s to become of that poor young one.”

“Aint there any of the father’s or mother’s folks to take him?“ asked Pa.

“No. Horace had no relatives that anybody ever herd of. Mrs. Horace had a brother; but he went to Manitoba years ago, and nobody knows where hi he is now. Somebody’l Somebody’ll have to take the baby and nobody seems anxious to. I’ve


From "Pa Sloane's Purchase."