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a poor, but worthy Clergyman; who, with a {mall stipend of forty pounds a year, supported pulmself, a wife, and seven children. It's true, that he had a garden, which he cultivated with his own thands, and, by his industry, it afforded them veetables for their table. He likewise had a cow,

hich, by the assistance of his wife, supplied them | 11 with a plentiful morning's repast; for tea was holly banished from their frugal board.

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Anecdote of a Country Curate. SOME years fince resided'in a country village,

a poor, but worthy Clergyman; who, with a small stipend of forty pounds a year, supported himself, a wise, and seven children. It's true, that he had a garden, which he cultivated with his own hands, and, by his industry, it afforded them vegetables for their table. He likewise had a cow, which, by the assistance of his wife, supplied them all with a plentiful morning's repast; for tea was wholly banished from their frugal board.

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