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the road, so he called me and we both went up to Mr. Mallons and asked Mrs. Mallon whether she had seen the cow, but she said she had not and asked some one who lives in the other end of the house whether she had seen her, she said that she had just seen her in the orchard.  So we went back of their barn where they were picking apples and as we went down the lane we saw Bertha in their yard so "Freding" took her out and we waited till papa came and we took her to Mr. Brewers bull.

Last month we found cherry and apple blossoms and strawberry flowers buttercupps and violets.  D
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