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Posted By: Q (Frank Staplin)
30-May-04 - 07:30 AM
Thread Name: School Songbook Index PermaThread
Subject: RE: School Songbook Index PermaThread
Old schoolbook on line: The New England Primer, 1777.
Primer

It has some interesting rhymed couplets tied to the alphabet, "Dr. Watts's Cradle Hymn," verses for children (threatening 'dreadful fiery Hell,' etc.