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Boy Scouts of the Air on Lost Island
Three boys stood impatiently kicking the dew off the tall grass in Ring's back yard, only pausing from their scanning of the beclouded, dawn-hinting sky to peer through the lightening dusk toward the clump of cedars that hid the Fulton house. "We'd ought to have gone down right off, Jerry, when we saw he wasn't here. Frank and I would have stopped off for him, only we was so sure he'd be the first one hereespecially when you two were elected to dig the worms." "We dug the worms last nighta lard pail half fulldown back of his cabbage patch. And while we were sitting on the porch along comes his fatheryou know how absent-minded he isand reaches down into the bucket and says, 'Guess I'll help myself to some of your berries, boys.'" "Double-action nothing, Dave Thomas! I heard Mr. Fulton tell Tod yesterday he was to pick four quarts of blackberries and take them over to your Aunt Jen. Tod forgot, and so his dad wouldn't let him go fishing, that's all." ......Buy Now (To Read More)
Ebook Number: 6827
Author: Stuart, Gordon (Adventure story writer)
Release Date: Nov 1, 2004
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