The Indian Helper (Vol. 4, No. 51)

Carlisle, PA
August 9, 1889
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The first page opened with a poem "Willie’s First Boots” followed by “What Lawrence Learned,” about how Right Time and Right Place brought a boy success, reprinted from Wide Awake. Page two opened with a travelogue through California and Arizona to the Grand Canyon titled “Elevation – By Thermometer, and Rail.” Also on the page was a report of the Man-on-the-Band-Stand’s observations on the school picnic and trip to Gettysburg, which continued to page three. The next articles were small news briefs about school teachers, staff, the ratification of the Sioux Treaty, and Samuel Keryte’s (Pueblo) new job in Albuquerque. Page four opened with “News from Some of the Out Pupils,” followed by a story reprinted from the St. Louis Globe-Democrat called “Doing Good.” The next article was called “How a Noble Dog Saved a Little Boy from Danger,” about a dog’s heroic actions.

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