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THE ROCK ISLAND ARGUS. SATURDAY, JANUARY 13. 1912.
For years there has been a great demand for a small dictionary of language that would meet the requirements of busy people generally and within the reach of all. The Argus Is
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Declaration of Independence.
Constitution of the United States.
Metric System of Weights and Measures.
Values of Foreign Coins in United States
Presidents of the United States.
Language of Flowers and Gems.
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Latest United States Census.
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