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. new york. the preecher at the
church neer our house tells a good
goak 'Which happened the, other day
when he went oyer to" call on 1 of
his members that have a -new baby
in the house
this baby can holler louder and in
more different ways than anny kid in
& he was going good & strong
when the preecher corned in -
but evry onct in a while the kid
wood shut up tt catch his 2nd wind
& fchen the minister cood say some
thing to mr. hallman & willie which is
the baby brother & who is mr.-hall--
man's son too
willie, said the preecher, you ought
to be awfully good to your baby
brother & take fine care of him
yes sir, willie replyd
it isnt evry little boy that is blessed
with a nice new brother
, i hope not, willie says back to 'him
yes, the preecher says, allways
treet him well, for you know he came
from heaven, ast willie
well, said willie, from the lyay he
hollers all the time i dont blame the
angels from tossing him' out, do you
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