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H. F. Gould, 90

28. Youthful Amusements,

.N. P. Willis, 91

29. The Bobolink,

Washington Irving, 93

30. The Bobolink,-continued,.

do.

98

31. A Dinner of Tongues,.

. Anon, 97

32. Never Despair,..

Wm. C. Richards, 99

33. Advice to a Young Man,.

.Ben Jonson, 100

34. Albert, Verner, and Tell,.

.Knowles, 101

35. The Prodigal Son,.

..Bible, 103

36. The Aut and the Butterfly,

..Anon, 106

37. The Silver Bird's Nest,.

.H. F. Gould, 10

38 Rules for Improvement by Conversation,. Dr. Watts, 109

89 The Spider and the Bee,

.Dean Swift, 111

40. Onward, Onward,..

LinnceusBanks, 115

41. Human Progress,.

..J. Hagan, 116

42. A Psalm of Life,

.Longfellow, 117

43. Hazael and his Teacher,.

Krummacher, 119

44. The Fire-Waters,.

.S. W. Seton, 120

45. Value of Character,..

.Rev. John Todd, 122

46. The Clock and the Dial,.

.Anon. 124

47. The King and the Rustic,.. ....Oldham's Humoronis Speaker, 125

48. The Bird-Catcher and his Canary,.......Pratť8 Gleanings, 127

49. The Bird-Catcher and his Canary,--continued, do. 130

50. The Cynic,..

.Rev. Henry Ward Beecher, 133

51. The Crop of Acorns,.

.L. H. Sigourney, 135

52. The Hour-Glass,..

.John Quincy Adams, 136

53. Practice Makes Perfect,

.John Locke, 137

54. Industry and Frugality lead to Wealth,. .Dr. Franklin, 189

55. Industry and Frugality lead to Wealth,.

142

56. The Needle,....

Samuel Woodworth, 146

57. Nature's Nobleman,.

.M. Farquhar Tupper, 148

58 The False Position,.

.Knickerbocker Mag. 149

69. Enemies of the Whale,

.H. T. Cheever, 151

60. My Native Bay,.

..Anon, 153

61. Judge Not,...

..Anon, 155

62. The Ambitious Youth,

Elihu Burritt, 156

63. The Yankee Boy,.

.Rev. John Pierpont, 161

64. My Country,...

.Rev. Geo. W. Bethune, 163

65. Attachment of Dogs for their Masters,. Chambers' Mis. 164

66. Precepts,.

.Sir Matthew Hale, 167

67. Revenge of Injuries,

... Elizabeth Carew, 169

68. Forgiveness,

.Bishop Heber, 170

69. The Earth before the Creation of Man,..Bridgewater Treatise, 171

70. Moral Dignity of Labor,.

.Rev. Stephen H. Tyng, 172

71. Tribute to Genius and Labor,.

. Epes Sargent, 174

72. True Nobility,. . :

Charles Swain, 176

73. Selections from the Proverbs of Solomon,.

.Bible, 177

74. The Wine Cup,..

. Rev. Samuel W. Fisher, 179

75 The Cold Water Man,.

John G. Saxe, 181

76. Fifty Years Ago,,

W. D. Gallagher, 183

77. Society of Animals,.

. Smellie, 185

78. The Lark,

Wilson, 187

79. Ode to the Lark,.

.James Hogg, 189

80 Importance of Early Rising,

Catharine Talbot, 190

81 Danger of Riches...

.Rev. Orville Dewey, 192

82. Real and Apparent Happiness,. ..Jeremy Taylor, 193

83. Emptiness of Riches,..

.Edward Young, 195

84. The Miser,...

..Robert Pollok, 196

85. Reflections on early Death,.

.Alexander Pope, 197

86. The Being and Attributes of God,

..Maxcy, 199

87. The Daisy,.....

.J. M. Good, 203

88. God is Everywhere,.

Hugh Hutton, 203

39 How to meet Adversity,... Rev. Henry Ward Beer her, 205

90 Character of Charles Twelfth,.

Oliver Goldsmith, 207

91, Results of Ambition,..

.Johnson, 209

92. Influence of Good Deeds and Words,. Charles Mackay, 210

93. Language of a Man of Education,.

. Coleridge, 212

94. Rivers,

.Brande, 213

95. On receiving his Mother's Picture,.

Cowper, 216

96. The World for Sale,..

Rev. Ralph Hoyt, 217

97. The Mississippi Scheme,.. .Rev. W. H. Van Doren, 219

98. Address to Young Students,

..Knox, 222

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99. How to make a Scholar,.

Daniel Webster, 224

100. The Light-House,.

.Thomas Moore, 225

101. A Modest Wit...

Anon, 226

102. Classical Studies,.

.Joseph Story, 228

103. Enduring Monuments,.

Edinburgh Review, 230

104. The Owl in the Ruins,.

..J. H. A. Bone, 231

105. Steadfastness,

..Horace Rublee, 233

106. Speech of an Indian Chief,.

234

107 Precepts,

Sir Matthew Hale, 236

108 My Birth-Day,.

.Thomas Moore, 238

109 Labor,

.Frances Osgood, 240

110. Law,

.Richard Hooker, 242

Sequel to the same,.

...Таррап, 243

111. Reproof to an Affected Speaker,.

...La Bruyère, 244

112. A Fond Sister's Love,.

.Shakspeare, 245

113. Brother Jonathan's Ships,.

George Grenville, 248

114. The Newspaper,..

.Rev. William Adams, 249

115. Superiority of Wisdom,.

Robert Hall, 252

116. Working Man's Song,.

Charles Mackay, 254

117. Jupiter dividing the Earth,

From the German of Schiller, by W. H. Woodbury, 255

118. Every Man the Architect of his own Fortune,. . Macdiarmid, 257

119. Our Miseries often our Fault,.

Blair, 259

120. True Patriotism,..

.Sir William Jones, 262

121. The German's Fatherland,..

.....From the German of Arndt, 263

122. Active benevolence of the Gospel,.

Chalmers, 264

123. Reflections on Napoleon and the Murder of the

Duke d’Enghien,

Lamartine, 266

124. Death of Napoleon,.

Isaac M Lellan, 268

125. Man was made to Mourn,.

. Robert Burns, 269

126. DEBATE.--"Which is preferable, City or Country life g

From Mc Elligott's American Debater.

First Speaker,

272

127

Second Speaker,

274

128. Third Speaker,

276

129. Fourth Speaker, .

278

130

Fifth Speaker,

281

131.

Sixth Speaker,

284

132

Speech of the President,.

288

133. Advice to a Young Critic,.

Alexander Pope, 291

184. The Fretful Man,.

William Cowper, 293

186. The Cultivation of the Mind,.

.Humphrey, 294

136. Self-Reliance,...

.R. Waldo Emerson, 297

187. The Way to meet Adversity,.. .Horace ly Cowper, 299

138. As thy Days, so shall thy Strength be,....L. H. Šigourney, 800

139. Agricultural Pursuits,.

..Horace Greeley, 301

140. Parting Address to La Fayette,. .John Quincy Adams, 804

141. The Might with the Right,.

W. E. Hickson, 806

142. Falls of the Mohawk,.

Thomas Moore, 807

143. Public Virtue,...

.Henry Clay, 308

144. Death of Henry Clay,.

Rev. C. M. Butler, D.D. 310

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