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The Daily Dispatch: July 18, 1861., [Electronic resource] 24 0 Browse Search
Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 16 0 Browse Search
Knight's Mechanical Encyclopedia (ed. Knight) 12 0 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 23. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 10 0 Browse Search
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Afternoon landscape: poems and translations 10 0 Browse Search
Frank Preston Stearns, Cambridge Sketches 8 0 Browse Search
Cambridge History of American Literature: volume 3 (ed. Trent, William Peterfield, 1862-1939., Erskine, John, 1879-1951., Sherman, Stuart Pratt, 1881-1926., Van Doren, Carl, 1885-1950.) 4 0 Browse Search
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Oldport days, with ten heliotype illustrations from views taken in Newport, R. I., expressly for this work. 4 0 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: February 25, 1865., [Electronic resource] 2 0 Browse Search
Charles E. Stowe, Harriet Beecher Stowe compiled from her letters and journals by her son Charles Edward Stowe 2 0 Browse Search
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lifting the veil, which hid a not unhandsome face, intimated, in a style corresponding with her dress, that, hearing there was a vacancy in the gentleman's service, she desired to be engaged by him as a house-maid. The gentleman stated that his "better half" was at her residence in the suburbs. The following dialogue ensued: Servant girl, (in a querulous and dissatisfied tone.)--Then you reside in the country — that would be so inconvenient. Gentleman.--But then we could remove to town. Servant girl.--And the washing, I am given to understand, is done at home, which I don't much like. Gentleman.--But then we could give that out. Servant girl.--And are there any children? Gentleman.--Seven. Servant girl, (in great excitement, and half inclined to faint)--Seven children! Gentleman.--But, then, to oblige you, we could drown a few of them. The lady servant turned upon her heel, and swept away from the premises with the air of Cleopatra.