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THE FOBES ELOCUTIONARY HANDBOOKS.

FIVE-MINUTE DECLAMATIONS

FOR SCHOOL AND COLLEGE

Cloth, 50 Cents.

FIVE-MINUTE DECLAMATIONS

Part Second. Cloth, 50 Cents.

FIVE-MINUTE RECITATIONS

FOR SCHOOL AND COLLEGE

Cloth, 50 Cents.

FIVE-MINUTE READINGS

Cloth, 50 Cents. Pupils in public schools on declamation days are limitee to five minutes each for the delivery of " pieces." There is a great complaint of the scarcity of material for such a purpose, while the injudicious pruning of eloquent, exfracts has often marred the desired effects. To obviate these difficulties, these books have been prepared by a competent teacher..

ELOCUTION SIMPLIFIED

With an Introduction by George M. Båker."

Cloth, 50 Cents. "The Manual is divided into four parts. Part First describes a series of gymnastics to give strength and elasticity to the muscles used in speaking. Part Second is a system of vocal exercises for daily practice. Part Third, the application of the vocal exercises to the reading of short extracts, showing the effect when thus applied. Part Fourth is a chapter giving general hints on elocution, and showing how easily defects in speech may be cured,

"With or without an instructor, this Manual is just what the stu. dent is in great need of, and he can supply that need by a study of Elocution Simplified.' '- The Dartmouth, Hanover, N.H. Sold by all Booksellers, or sent by mail, prepaid,

on receipt of price. LEE AND SHEPARD, Publishers

Boston.

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CONTENTS.

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America, Shall, betray herself ? Story

America, Panegyric on. C. Phillips

American War, On the. Chatham

American Age, The. Winthrop.

American Example. Winthrop

American Battle-Flags. Schutz
Agriculture and Love of Country. Holt
Bunker Hill Monument, Foundation of. Webster
Bunker Hill Monument, Dedication of. Webster
Ballot-Box, The. Chapin.
Compromise Bill of 1850. Webster
Covenanters and Charles Stuart. Galt.

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Declaration of Independence, Supposed Speech against.

Webster

Declaration of Independence, Supposed Speech of John

Adams for Webster
Disunion, Evil of. Webster
Dartmouth College, Close of Defence of. Webster.
Dead, Our Honored. H. W. Beecher

Eloquence. Webster

Emmett's, Robert, Last Speech.

England, The Glorious Destiny of. Winthrop

Executive Power to be dreaded. Webster .

Enlightened Classes, Duty of. Long

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Galileo Galilei. Everett
Garfield, Death of. Blaine
Gettysburg Cemetery, Dedication of. Lincoln
God's Ownership of the Sea. Swain.

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