. St. Nicholas [serial]. East Indian cobra with the curious hood justback of its head; but those who have seen thesnake alive know that when quiet there is nosign of the hood. It is just the same with ourlittle blowing-viper—which is nt a viper at all,but one of the most inoffensive of snakes: un-less he is trying to frighten some one, his body-is round and not flattened. Both the cobra,whose hood is a deadly threat, and the blow-ing-viper, whose wicked look is mere pretense,put on their threatening appearance in thesame way. Each, but more noticeably thecobra, has a number of ribs which are m
RM2AG48N5. St. Nicholas [serial]. East Indian cobra with the curious hood justback of its head; but those who have seen thesnake alive know that when quiet there is nosign of the hood. It is just the same with ourlittle blowing-viper—which is nt a viper at all,but one of the most inoffensive of snakes: un-less he is trying to frighten some one, his body-is round and not flattened. Both the cobra,whose hood is a deadly threat, and the blow-ing-viper, whose wicked look is mere pretense,put on their threatening appearance in thesame way. Each, but more noticeably thecobra, has a number of ribs which are m
St Nicholas [serial] . me mak-ing some of the things, and earning money tosend East for others that they could not make. Ever since then Esther had thought about it,imagining what it would be like, wishing that sheherself could see it. She spent long hours fancy-ing herself going to a party and being sur-rounded by other children. For she was verylonely all by herself in her home in the for-est, where her only playfellows were her dog andher horse, and sometimes a young Indian. Once she had talked about it, but it had madeher mother cry. So Esther had been careful notto speak of it again. And
RM2AJE96WSt Nicholas [serial] . me mak-ing some of the things, and earning money tosend East for others that they could not make. Ever since then Esther had thought about it,imagining what it would be like, wishing that sheherself could see it. She spent long hours fancy-ing herself going to a party and being sur-rounded by other children. For she was verylonely all by herself in her home in the for-est, where her only playfellows were her dog andher horse, and sometimes a young Indian. Once she had talked about it, but it had madeher mother cry. So Esther had been careful notto speak of it again. And
. St. Nicholas [serial]. LAZY COOMARASAWMY. {An East Indian Fairy Tale.) By George Sylva.. ANY years ago, beforethe king of monkeys,Hanumau, had assistedKirshna to drive thefairies out of India,there lived outside thevillage of Paudinagar(near Belgaum) an oldHindu of the koonbi orcultivator caste, with his large family of sons.One fine night, after the old man had beenworking hard all the day long, he lay down torest at last; but first he said to his sons, Whatwork will you boys do this moonlight night?It is as bright as day, and young men mustwork whenever there is light. So the oldest said,
RM2AG8T3R. St. Nicholas [serial]. LAZY COOMARASAWMY. {An East Indian Fairy Tale.) By George Sylva.. ANY years ago, beforethe king of monkeys,Hanumau, had assistedKirshna to drive thefairies out of India,there lived outside thevillage of Paudinagar(near Belgaum) an oldHindu of the koonbi orcultivator caste, with his large family of sons.One fine night, after the old man had beenworking hard all the day long, he lay down torest at last; but first he said to his sons, Whatwork will you boys do this moonlight night?It is as bright as day, and young men mustwork whenever there is light. So the oldest said,
. St. Nicholas [serial] . 17 >ummer Campg for JBopsi—Continueb. MOWANA-KENNEBASIS CANADIAN CANOEING CRUISE Headquarters Grand Lake, Princeton, MaineIn personal chares of Camp Mowana Director. Limited 1034boys, over12 years of ag^e. Two long cruises, four canoes each, accommodating 12boys, counselors and Indian Guides. Canoe positions assigned as appli-cations are accepted. Send for maps of the country, and The Story ofthe Canadian Cruise, 1919. Directors* A. R. MacMAHON.B.S. V.D.GERKEN,M.A. 1677 East Ninety-tliird Street Stamford Military Academy Cleveland, Ohio Stamford, Conn. CAMP MOHICA
RM2CDB87P. St. Nicholas [serial] . 17 >ummer Campg for JBopsi—Continueb. MOWANA-KENNEBASIS CANADIAN CANOEING CRUISE Headquarters Grand Lake, Princeton, MaineIn personal chares of Camp Mowana Director. Limited 1034boys, over12 years of ag^e. Two long cruises, four canoes each, accommodating 12boys, counselors and Indian Guides. Canoe positions assigned as appli-cations are accepted. Send for maps of the country, and The Story ofthe Canadian Cruise, 1919. Directors* A. R. MacMAHON.B.S. V.D.GERKEN,M.A. 1677 East Ninety-tliird Street Stamford Military Academy Cleveland, Ohio Stamford, Conn. CAMP MOHICA
. St. Nicholas [serial] . MOWANA-KENNEBASIS CANADIAN CANOEING CRUISE Headquarters Grand Lake, Princeton, MaineIn personal chares of Camp Mowana Director. Limited 1034boys, over12 years of ag^e. Two long cruises, four canoes each, accommodating 12boys, counselors and Indian Guides. Canoe positions assigned as appli-cations are accepted. Send for maps of the country, and The Story ofthe Canadian Cruise, 1919. Directors* A. R. MacMAHON.B.S. V.D.GERKEN,M.A. 1677 East Ninety-tliird Street Stamford Military Academy Cleveland, Ohio Stamford, Conn. CAMP MOHICAN on LAKEGEORGE Established 1909 Boys 8 t
RM2CDB842. St. Nicholas [serial] . MOWANA-KENNEBASIS CANADIAN CANOEING CRUISE Headquarters Grand Lake, Princeton, MaineIn personal chares of Camp Mowana Director. Limited 1034boys, over12 years of ag^e. Two long cruises, four canoes each, accommodating 12boys, counselors and Indian Guides. Canoe positions assigned as appli-cations are accepted. Send for maps of the country, and The Story ofthe Canadian Cruise, 1919. Directors* A. R. MacMAHON.B.S. V.D.GERKEN,M.A. 1677 East Ninety-tliird Street Stamford Military Academy Cleveland, Ohio Stamford, Conn. CAMP MOHICAN on LAKEGEORGE Established 1909 Boys 8 t
. St. Nicholas [serial] . r fiction. 5. It took me longer to pare the red apples than Ithought it would. 6. He fancied he saw a bugaboo by his bed everyclear night. 7. If they do not arrive to-night, they will come inthe morning. 8. She had ornaments and jewels worth muchmoney. JENNIE BiCKNELL (age 14), League Member.DIAMOND I. In laces. 2. To invoke evil upon. 3. Ananimal. 4. To snare. 5. In laces. KATE DONNELLY (age ii), League Member. SOME CURIOUS MEN Example: What man is numerous? Answer: Man -y- I. What man is the fruit of an East Indian tree? 2. What man is a pygmy? 3. What man is food m
RM2CDHK68. St. Nicholas [serial] . r fiction. 5. It took me longer to pare the red apples than Ithought it would. 6. He fancied he saw a bugaboo by his bed everyclear night. 7. If they do not arrive to-night, they will come inthe morning. 8. She had ornaments and jewels worth muchmoney. JENNIE BiCKNELL (age 14), League Member.DIAMOND I. In laces. 2. To invoke evil upon. 3. Ananimal. 4. To snare. 5. In laces. KATE DONNELLY (age ii), League Member. SOME CURIOUS MEN Example: What man is numerous? Answer: Man -y- I. What man is the fruit of an East Indian tree? 2. What man is a pygmy? 3. What man is food m
. St. Nicholas [serial] . address Mrs. Dwight F. Mowert, Houlton, Maine. New York, Sabael. CAMP OWAISSA On Indian Lake in the Adirondacks. A girls camp of a size to giveeach member a distinct place in the camp activities. The camv for ahappy summer. Miss Sallie E. Wilson, Box B. National Cathedral .School, Washington, D.C Massachusetts, Otis Lake, East Otis SHADOW LAWN A Camp for Girls In the Heart of the BerksMres Elevation 1500 feet. Booklet. Miss Helen S. Pease, 22 Elm St.,W. Springfield, MaSs. QUANSET The Cape Cod Camp for Girls On Pleasant Bay, South Orleans, Mass. The pioneer salt water
RM2CD929D. St. Nicholas [serial] . address Mrs. Dwight F. Mowert, Houlton, Maine. New York, Sabael. CAMP OWAISSA On Indian Lake in the Adirondacks. A girls camp of a size to giveeach member a distinct place in the camp activities. The camv for ahappy summer. Miss Sallie E. Wilson, Box B. National Cathedral .School, Washington, D.C Massachusetts, Otis Lake, East Otis SHADOW LAWN A Camp for Girls In the Heart of the BerksMres Elevation 1500 feet. Booklet. Miss Helen S. Pease, 22 Elm St.,W. Springfield, MaSs. QUANSET The Cape Cod Camp for Girls On Pleasant Bay, South Orleans, Mass. The pioneer salt water