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  2. Advertising

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    Advertising : 90 words
  3. WHO AM I?

    A number of slips of paper are prepared and on each is written the name of a famous person, e.g., King Alfred Guy Fawkes, Methuselah ...

    Article : 129 words
  4. QUEEN MARY'S CHILDHOOD

    Queen Mary was born at Kensington Palace at midnight on May 25, 1867. Her father was Prince of Teck, only Son of Duke Alexander of ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 1,145 words
  5. INSECT POSES

    If you watch insects closely you will often find that they assume "frightfulness"—that is, they try to make other insects and animals ...

    Article : 219 words
  6. CHILDREN'S CORNER

    My dear Nieces and Nephews, Dorothy Willmott, of 12 Outridge Terrace, Kalgoorlie, found the most hidden nances in last week's "competition. If Dorothy' will call at Messrs. Hocking and Co.'s shop she will find her prize ...

    Article : 94 words
  7. WALKING ON THE CEILING

    The fly's body is very lightly made because it is meant to fly. A very little force will keep it from falling from the ceiling, even when upside ...

    Article : 91 words
  8. LIMERICK COMPETITION

    I am giving you another of those popular Limerick competitions Below you will find four lines of a limerick. All you have to do is to ...

    Article : 138 words
  9. LEARNING TO SWIM

    Correct diving methods are most important for a good swimmer, for although you might be quite satisfied with the ability to swim well ...

    Article : 410 words
  10. KNEE FOOTBALL

    The boys usually enjoy the game more than the girls, although, both are equally capable by joining in the game. Sides are chosen, and players ...

    Article : 166 words
  11. ANIMALS OR BALLOONS?

    There are two queer newcomers to the London Zoo. They are examples of the horned crying frog from Brazil, a creature which looks for ...

    Article : 199 words
  12. WILUNA

    Excepting very dusty days, the weather for the past week has been comfortably pleasant. The nights have been cool, but insects around ...

    Article : 560 words
  13. THE AEROPLANE RIDE

    For a real thrill this little game requires some beating. Players take it in turn to come and have a "joy ride" on the aeroplane, which ...

    Article : 179 words
  14. GIFTS AND THEIR USES

    Players sit round in a ring and the leader No. 1 tells No. 2 what he will give him for a present. In turn, No. 2 tells No. 3 what his gift will ...

    Article : 119 words
  15. PUTTING BABY TO BED

    No end of fun can be got from this team game, especially if there are equal. numbers of girls and bays, for then the girls can clay against the ...

    Article : 174 words
  16. HOW THE BODY WORKS

    Parents often ask how much sleep children need, and why children need more sleep than grown-up people. Sleep is the only chance the ...

    Article : 111 words
  17. ROYAL WEDDING RINGS

    If it had not been for the Prince Contort. Queen Victoria's husband, Princess Marina might not have had a new wedding ring for her ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 368 words
  18. BURY THEM

    Do you know how to bury words in the text of a story? In the following sentence is hidden the word SOFA: "Did the baby alSO ...

    Article : 120 words
  19. DONKEY

    The players sit round in a circle and the leader announces that he is coming to each one to tell him the name of an animal he is to mimic ...

    Article : 144 words
  20. A DOMING TRICK

    After you have finished your game of dominoes secretly retain one and handing the rest to a friend tell him that you will leave the ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 156 words
  21. Advertising

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    Advertising : 140 words
  22. THE WAY OF A SNAKE

    In songs and poenis men have mourned the flight of the captive bird for many centuries; but few waste their sympathies on the ...

    Article : 440 words
  23. BREAKING A PENCIL

    Take a pound note and fold it longwise ("W" shape), then ask a member of the audience to hold an ordinary black lead pencil firmly ...

    Article : 160 words
  24. Advertising

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    Advertising : 40 words
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