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Tin-Types Taken in the Streets of New York by Lemuel Ely Quigg

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Tin-Types Taken in the Streets of New York
Book info:
Tin-Types Taken in the Streets of New York Tin-Types Taken in the Streets of New York A Series of Stories and Sketches Portraying Many Singular Phases of Metropolitan Life Lemuel Ely Quigg by Lemuel Ely Quigg
Book Size:
52,310 / 155 pg
Mnybks.net:
18318
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Date of Addition:
1890
Copyright Date:
1890
Copyrighted By:
Lemuel Ely Quigg from
Adult content:
No
Language:
English
Categories:
Humor, Short Story Collection
Grade Levels:
PN
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trode into the street.

It was easy to see, as Mr. Ricketty wandered aimlessly down the Bowery, that his humor was entirely amiable. The knobs of ruddy flesh under his twinkling black eyes were encircled by a set of merry wrinkles, and his mustache had expanded far across his face.

[Illustration: THE PAWNBROKER.]

He had gone as far as Canal Street, and was just about to turn the corner, when he heard a low, chirping sort of whistle. All in a second his face changed its expression. The merry wrinkles melted and his mustache drew itself compactly together. But he did not turn his head or alter his gait. He walked on for several steps until he heard the whistle again, and this time its tone was sharp. He stopped, wheeled around, and encountered two men.

One of these was a darkly tinted, strongly built man, with big brown eyes, tremendous arms, and an oppressive manner. To him Mr. Ricketty at once addressed himself.

"Ah, my dear Inspector!" he cried gayly. "I'm amazingly happy to

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