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D. W.

1881.

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Aspects. _Holidays, Events,

Farmer's Calendar. Weather, &c. 1 Sa. I / , O80.

It is better to wear out than 2 A Palm Sunday.

Cool to rust out, you know, and it is 3 Mo.

well to bear this in mind now Terrible earthquakes in Island of Scio

about 7,000 killed and 10,000 injured, that the work begins to press. 4 Tu.

llard work doesn't kill men 5 W, State election in R. I.

with

very often, but a lazy lout might 6 Th. High tides.

as well die as not, so far as any 7 Fr. Good Friday.

loss to the world goes. Activity,

mental and physical, is the 8 Sa. ( runs low. frequent

great source of happiness and 91 A Easter Sunday.

usefulness to the world. Some 10 Mo. Length of night 10h. 50m. lands are dry enough to plough 11 Tu. Low tides.

now, but if the soil doesn't

crumble it is of no use. To 12 W.

rains.

plough wet or stiff lands is apt 13 Th. 8 gr. hel. lat. S.

to do more harm than good. 14 Fr. President Lincoln assassinated, 1865. The plough ought to leave a 15 Sa. (in Peri. puingiliats memuret Suppetere mealy furrow, so as to make a 16 A Low Sun. 6 $ (.

good seed bed. Clover seed

ought to be sown now at the rate 17 Mo. 19th. Very high tides.

of fifteen pounds to the acre. It 18 Tu. 686,6h ( 69(. is a good thing to have, and it 1 19 W. 69 h, 64 6. Batzof Lex. helps the land, and so is one of 20 Th. .

late prime min of Eng. d. aged 76, 1881. We must not forget the kitchen 21 Fr. ( runs high 6 W 22 Sa. $23d. Shakespeare born, 1564, died 1616, of all the roots and herbs which

garden near the door, and full 23 A 20 Sun. aft. Eas, St. George. come so handy in the house. 24 Mo. 6 § (. { Disraeli, as p. m. Eng. 80. weeds. A fine garden is the

Gladstone succeeds Dig it deep and keep out the 25 Tu. St. Mark.

gem

of the farm. The more 26 W. & in 8. 27th. Very low tid. pride we take in it the better. 27 Th. in Apogee.

If you set two hens the same 28 Fr. 6 h (.*2271322. V. S. Grant born, day the broods can often be put 29 Sa.

Warmer.

into one, and so save time and

labor. Isn't a hen's time worth 30 A 30 Sunday after Easter.

something? Little pains bring great gains, you know.

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Astronomical Calculations.
Days. d.

m. Days. d. m. Days. d. m.Days. Id. m. Days. d.
1 15N.11 7 16 55 13 18 29 19 19 51 25 21
2 15 29 8 17 11 14 18 43 20 20 4 26 21
3 15 47 9 17 27 15 18 57 21 2016 27 21
4 16 4 10 17 43 16 19 11 22 20 28 28 21
5 16 22 11 17 59 17 19 25 23 20 39 29 21

16 39 12 18 14 18 1938 24 20 50 30 21

m.

1 12 22 31 41 50

O Full Moon, 3d day, 3h. 47m., morning, W.
( Last Quarter, 10th day, 7h. 51m., morning, W.

New Moon, 17th day, 2h. 49m., morning, E.
) First Quarter, 24th day, 7h. 57m., evening, W.

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Day of
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Year.
Day of

Day of
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Length Day's
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of Days. Incre.
h. m. h. me. h.

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Sun
Fast.

Full Sea,

Boston.
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Place.
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I21 1 M. 4 556 59(14 45 0 314 104 104 rei. 3 46 10 59 122 2 Tu.4 547 014 6.5 3 15 11 114 sec.

4 1611 47 123 3 W. 4 53 7 2 14 9 5 5 3 0114

rises 124 4 Th. 4 517 3 14 12 5 8 317 0

04 thi.

8 41 0 38 125) 5 Fr. 4 50 7 4 14 14 5 10 3 18 04 1 thi. 9 39 1 31 126 6 Sa. 4 497 5 14 16 5 12 4 19 14 13 thi. 10 32 2 27 127 7 S. 4 487 614 185 14 4 20 2 2 kn. 11 18.3 23 128 8M. 4 467 7 14 215 17 4 21 2 31 kr. 11 59 4 18 129 9 Tu. 4 457 814 23 5 19 4 22 3. 41 legs morn.

5 12 130 10 W. 4 447 914 25 5 21 4 23 4 54 legs 0 36 6 5 131 11 Th. 4 43 7 10 14 275 23 4 24

64 feet

1 9 6 57 132 12 Fr. 4 42 7 11 14 29 5 25 4 25 67

71

feet 1 41 7 49 133 13 Sa. 4 41 7 12 14 315 27 4 26 781 h'd 2 12 8 40 13414 S. 4 407 13 14 335 29 427 83 91 hd 2 45 9 32 135 15 M. 4 39 7 14 14 35 5 31 428 92 n'k 3 20 10 26 136 16 Tu. 4 38 7 15 14 37 5 33 429 10 11 n'k 3 59 11 21 137 17 W. 4 37 7 16 14 395 35 40 112 113 arm

sets

0 17 13818 Th. 4 36 7 17 14 41 5 37 4 1 04 arm 8 53 1 13 139 19 Fr. 4 35 7 18 14 43 5 39| 4 2 0 14 arm 9 44 2 7 140 20 Sa. 4 34 7 19 14 45 5 41 4 3 11 2 br. 110 26 2 59 14121 S. 4 33 7 20 14 47 5 434 4 27

u 3 3 49 142 22 M. 4 32 7 21 14 495 45 4 5 3 31 h'rt 11 34! 4 35 14323 Tu. 4 32 7 22 14 50 5 46! 3 6 41 h’rt morn. 5 19 144

24 W,4 31 7 23 14 52 5 48 3 7 5 bel. 0 2 6 1 14525 Th. 4 30 7 24 14 545 50 3 8 51 6 bel. 0 29 6 43 146 26 Fr. 4 30 7 25 14 555 51 3 9 61

0 54 7 25 147 27 Sa. 4 29 7 26 14 575 53 310 71 78 rei. 1 19 8 7 14828 S. 4 28 7 26 14 585 54 3 11 8

1 45 8 52 14929 M. 4 277 27 15 05 56 3 12 9

2 15 9 38 150 30 Tu. 4 27 7 28 15 15 57 3 13 92 10 sec. 2 48 10 29 151 31 W.14 26 7 29|15 3 5 59 314 104 104 sec. 3 27 11 22

23 br.

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Though I own up I like our back’ard springs
Thet kind o' haggle with their greens and things,
An' when you 'most give up, 'ithout more words
Toss the fields full o blossoms, leaves an' birds;
Thet's Northern natur', slow, an' apt to doubt.
But when it doos git stirred, there's no gin out!

J. R. LOWELL.

D, M.

D. W.

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Aspects, Holidays, Events,

Farmer's Calendar. Weather, &c. 1 Mo. St. Philip and St. James.

Don't try to till too much 2 Tu. 8 in 88

6 $ sup. land. Better stick to what you

can do well. It is of no use to Hot

spread time and labor and man4 Th. 6 8 h, o 89, in Aph. ure too thin. Concentration is 5 Fr. (r. low, 6 & 4. High tid. wiser than expansion, just as 6 Sa..ho, NO.ited Napoleon union is strength. It is the 7 A 4th Su. af. E. & in Perih. quality of work that tells in the

end, just as brain work tells 8 Mo.

for the season. better than muscle. What is 9 Tu. Schiller died, 1305.

the use of a brain if we're not 10 W. Length of night 9h. 34m. to use it? An ox can pull as

well as 11 Th. 6 h W. Low tides.

a man, but he can't

think as much. Let each one 12 Fr. ( in Perigee.

do what he can do best. To 13 Sa. 6 84.

Fine.

plough, to plant, to hoe, is the 14 A Bogation Sunday.

work which lies before us now. 15 Mo. 16th. Conkling & Platt, U. $. senators Make the niost of the seed time.

from N.Y. resign their seats, 1881. 16 Tu. 6 W G 6h (.

We ought to raise more seed,

and not pay so much for what eclipsed, inv.

we know so little of. Corn 18 Th. Asc. Day. (r.l. 6 8 6,69(. sown in drills for use in its 19 Fr. | {Dark day, 1780. Very h. tides. green state, can go in near the 20 Sa. U. S. senate adjourned, 1881.

end of the month, the more of 21 A Sun.aft. Asc. W stationary. when the grass dries up.

it the better. It is a great help

We 22 Mo. 6h (.

ŞIntrigue in the army used to wait till the grass was 23 Tu.

ton king Ile 'severely rebukes the well grown to turn the cows

proposal, 1782. 24 W. Queen Victoria born, 1819. Cooler out, but it is a good plan to give 25 Th. (in Apogee, ó H (.

them an early bite two or three

hours a day. It is good for the 26 Fr. 25th. Very low tides. with

COWS,

and doesn't hurt the 27 Sa. 25th. R. W. Emerson born, 1803. grass. Don't forget to sow a 28 A WWhit-Sunday. rain. good lot of mangold seed before 29 Mo. 30th. R I. legislature meets at Newport.

the middle of the month. Some 30 Tu. Decoration Day. & in Perihelion. one of them is better than

prefer the sugar beet. Either 31 W. 30th. / 40, 6 & 9. none.

Gr. Hel.

lat N.

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Astronomical Calculations.
Days. d.

m.Days. d. m. Days. d. m. Days. d. m. Days. d. m. 1 22N. 7 7 22 48 13 23 14 19 23 26 25 23 24 2 22 14 8 22 53 14 23 17 20 23 27 26 23 22 3 22 22 9 22 58 15 23 20 21 23 27 27 23 19 4 22 29 10 23 3 16 23 22 22 23 27

28 23 17 22 36 11 23 7 17 23 24 23 23 26 29 23 13 122 42 12 23 11 18 23 25 24 23 25 30 123 10

Length | Day's

Day of

the
Year.
Day of

Day of

the
Week.

Rises. h.

Full Sea,

Boston.
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h. h.

Sun

Fast.
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m.

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Sets.
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O Full Moon, 1st day, 3h. 49m., evening, E.
( Last Quarter, 8th day, Oh. 26m., evening, W.
© New Moon, 15th day, 1h. 49m., evening, W.
First Quarter, 230 day, 1h. 17m., evening, E.

D's

D of Days. Incre. 152 1 Th./4 26 7 30 15 416 0 2 O 114 115|thi.

4 20/morn. 1532 Fr. 4 25 7 30 15 56 1 216 o thi. rises 0 17 154 3 Sa. 4 25 7 31 15 66 2 2 17 01 of kn. 9 15 1 15 155) 4 S. 4 25 7 32 15 76 3 2 18 1

111 kn. 9 59 2 12 156 5 M. 4 24 7 32 15 86 4 2 19 13 21 legs 10 38 38 157 6 Tu. 4 24 7 33 15 96 5 2 20 2į 3 legs 11 12 4 2 1581 7 W. 4 24 7 34 15 106 6 1 21 37 4 feet 11 44 4 54 159 8/Th. 4 23 7 34 15 116 7 1 22 44 5 feet morp. 5 46 160 9 Fr. 4 23 7 35 15 126 8 1 23 51 6 h'd 0 15 6 36 161 10 Sa. 4 23 7 35 15 12 6 8 1 24 61 7 h'd 0 46 7 27 162 11 S. 4 23 7 36 15 13 6 9 125 7] 8 fh'd 1 201 8 19 163 12 M. 4 23 7 36 15 13 6 9 0 26 81 9 o'k 1 56 9 12 164 13 Tu. 4 23 7 37 15 14 6 10 0 27 97 97 n'k

93 n'k 2 38/10 7 165 14 W. 4 23 7 37 15 14 6 10 S. 28 107 102 arm 3 25 11 2 166 15 Th. 4 23 7 38 15 15 6 11 00111111 arm

sets 11 57 167 16 Fr. 4 23 7 38 15 15 6 11 0 1 O br. 8 21 0 50 16817 Sa. 4 23 7 39 15 16 6 12 1 2 03 01 br. 9 0 1 40 169 18 S. 4 23 7 39 15 16 6 12 1 3 1 11 h’rt 9 34 2 28 17019 M. 4 23 7 39 15 16 6 12 1 4 1 24 h’rt 10 4 3 13 171 20 Tu. 4 23 7 39 15 166 12 1 5 23 3 h'rt 10 31 3 57 172 21 W. 4 23 7 39 15 166 12 2 6 31 31 bel. 10 56 4 38 17322 Th. 4 24 7 40 15 166 12 2 7 4 44 bel. 11 21 5 20 174

23 Fr. 4 24 7 40 15 16 Dec. 2 8 44 51 rei. 11 47 6 2 175 24 Sa. 4 24 7 40 15 16 0 0 2 9 54 6 rei. morn. 6 45 176 25 S. 4 24 7 40 15 16 0 0 2 10 67 67 rei.

64 rei. 0 14 7 30 177 26 M. 4 25 7 40 15 15 0 1 311 74

0 45 8 18 17827 Tu. 4 25 7 40 15 15 0 1 3 12 81 83 sec. 1 20 9 9 17928 W. 4 26 7 40 15 14 0 2 3 13 9

2 2 10 4 I8o29 Th. 4 267 40 15 14 0 2 3 1410 | 101|thi. 1 2 52 11 1 18130 Fr. 4 27 7 40 15 13 0 3 3 15 109 11" kn. 3 50 11 59

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1 Th. Nicomede. $ gr. elon. E. A HORSE with a good hoe can 2 Fr. ( runs low. Fine do more work in an hour than

It is 3 Sa.

any two men I ever saw.

best to make him save all the 4 A Trinity Sun. High tides. hand work you can, and so help 5 Mo. OWO.

to keep down the weeds. Some 6 Tu. Patrick Henry died, 1799. with folks try to do more by hand 7 W. (in Perigee.

than there is any need of, and

let the weeds get ahead of them. 8 Th. Corpus Christi. Low tides.

The true way is to nip them in 9 Fr. 8th. Andrew Jackson died, 1845.

the bud. A stitch in time, you 10 Sa. 8 in 8.

showers. know, saves nine. June grass 11 A 1st Sun. aft. Tr. St. Barnabas. comes into bloom this month, 12 Mo. 6 YC

and it must be cut early to be

good for anything. It is not 13 Tu. 6 h (. Winfield Scott born, 1786

too late to plant corn, and the 14 W. 164 (. ☆ stationary. squash, the melon, and other

It is a 15 Th. (runs high. High tides. seeds may go in now. 16 Fr. 6 $ (.

good plan to plant sweet corn

for the table once a week or so, Battle of Bunker 18th. Bat. of Waterloo, 1815.

and have it for use some weeks. 18 A 20 Sun. aft. Tr. 69(. Green corn, fresh from the field, 19 Mo. Length of night 8h. 44m. is sweet and toothsome. Sow 20 Tu. 8 in Ap. 6 Š co {at:

corn in drills to cut up for the

The last of the month is 21 W. O ent.co SUMMER BEGINS.

the time to sow the seeds of the 22 Th. 6 (. {Longest longs about 15% Swede as a field crop. It can 23 Fr. Very low ti. 21*. ( in Apo. follow a lot of oats, cut for 24 Sa. St. John Baptist.

Dry hay, but you ought to give it a 25 A 30 Sunday after Trinity.

little start with some fertilizer.

Sow Hungarian grass from the 26 Mo Geo. IV. died, 1830.

middle to the end of the month. 27 Tu.

and It is a right good crop to have, 28 W. 6 8 0 Inferior. Ja iedad con either to cut and feed out green, 29 Th. St. Peter. ( runs low.

or to cure for hay, and it doesn't 30 Fr.

cost a great deal to raise it. The year is half gone, make the most of what is left.

17 Sa. {Battl, 1775.

COWS.

hot.

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