Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Edward Everett Hale” in chapter 28 of Laura E. Richards, Maud Howe, Florence Howe Hall, Julia Ward Howe, 1819-1910, in two volumes, with portraits and other illustrations: volume 1:
...over the literary exercises and to introduce the readers.
I was rather at a loss how to do this, but suddenly I thought of mother Goose's when the pie was opened, the birds began to sing.
so when Edward Everett Hale came forward with me and introduced me as the youngest person in the hall, I said, ladies and gentlemen, I shall prove the truth of what our reverend friend has just said, by citing a quotation from...
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