Marble Time; History of the Game; Sakya-Muni and Humphrey Potter; Marble Names; Marble Terms; and Expressions; Games from Bull Ring to Long Ring.
FAT AND OTHER FAMOUS GAMES OF MARBLES
The Uncertainties of "Fat," Sometimes Called "Yank " or "Yankey;" Stand-Up Marbles; Follerings; Knucks; the Long Ring; and Patterson; The Scientific Bull Ring; Duck in a Hole.
Home-made Tops; Plug in the Ring; Chip Stone; Shovels and Whips; How to Spin.
LATEST THINGS IN KITES
For Practical Uses; Steering Kites; Life Savers; Men Lifters and Other Novel Forms; Kites as Motive Power; The Malay Variety.
MALAY AND OTHER TAILLESS KITES
Some Famous Experiments; How the Malays and Other Oriental Kites are Made; Kites in Tandem; Cannibal and Chinese Butterfly Kites.
AERIAL FISH AND DRAGONS
Paper Dragons or Fish for Kite Strings; A Live Man Kite.
HOOPS AND WHEELS
The Old and the New Fangled Hoops; How to Trundle a Wheel; Sport with Tin-Can Covers.
HOW TO MAKE THE SUCKER
Leather Suckers and Live Suckers; Turtle-Fishing with Suckers.
UP IN THE AIR ON STILTS
How to Make all Kinds; Stilt-Walking Shepherds; Hand or Arm-Stilts are Best for Beginners; Queer Stilts Used in Various Countries.
BAIT, LIVE AND DEAD
Salt-Water Worms that Live on Land; Angle-Worms, Hellgramites, Minnows, Crawfish, Grasshoppers, Crickets, Frogs, and "Lampers:" How to Catch and How to Keep Them.
COMMON-SENSE PRECAUTIONS IN FISHING
Why and How Fish are Easily Frightened; The Lessons of Nature and of Experience.
Rowing Clothes; How to Make a Bathing-Suit; How to Avoid Sunburn; Points about Canoeing.
THE LAND-LUBBER'S CHAPTER
Common Nautical Terms and Expression's Defined; How to Sail a Boat; Boat Rigs.
RIGS OF ALL KINDS FOR SMALL BOATS
How to Distinguish Between a Ship, Bark, Brig, and Schooner; Merits and Defects of Cat-Boats; Advantages of the Sloop; Rigs for Canoes; Buckeyes and Sharpies.
A "ROUGH AND READY" BOAT
Just What an Ingenious Boy Must Do to Build It; Detailed Instructions as to How to Make the Boat and How to Rig It.
A RAFT THAT WILL SAIL
And a Home-Made Catamaran; The Raft is Just the Thing for Camp Life; Pleasurable Occupation for a Camping Party Where Wood is Plentiful; You Will Need Axes and Hatchets and a Few Other Civilized Implements.
SINGLE SHELLS AND UMBRELLA
How Old Shells can be Turned into Boy's Boats; The Cause of Upsets; Landing from and Embarking in a Shell; What an Umbrella Canoe is and How It is Made.
HINTS FOR COLLECTORS
How to Capture and Preserve Moths and Butterflies; A New Cabinet.
How to Send a Cipher Message by the Bee Line; The Key; Bee Stings and How to Avoid Them.
For the Housetop or the Backyard; How to Build a Coop for Animals on the Roof or in the Yard; The Way to Provide Homes for Various Kinds of Pets.
CHOOSING UP AND "IT."
"Which Hand is It in?;" "Pick'er Up, Wipe'er Off; and Stone Holder;" "Last One Over;" Short Straw; Handy, Dandy; Riderly Ro; "Whole Fist or Four Fingers;" "Odd or Even?" " Wet or Dry?"
How the Game is Played; Various Rhymes; An American Version of an Ancient Rhyme; Causes of Variations; Rhymes of Different Nationalities.
IN THE WATER
How to Swim; A Wooden "Swimming Master;" Suspension Bridge; Chump's Raft; and Tub Races.
GAMES OF TAG
Origin of this Sport; King's X; Last Tag; Iron Tag; Cross Tag; Old Bloody Tom; Black Man; Prisoner's Base; and Other Variations.
With Instructions also How to Play Hunkety and Kick the Wicket.
Teaching the Game to the Esquimaux; Foot-an'-Half; With First Back and a Leader; A Game Requiring Skill; Spanish Fly; The Danger of Quarrelling; Dick's Hat-Band.
VARIOUS SPORTS FOR HOT DAYS
"Jack's Alive!;" Spirit Tortoise and Dead Turtles; Jack and the Candles; Bowlder On, or Duck on a Rock; Nine and Ten Pins; Skittles, Ancient and Modem.
How the Cat is Made; English-Cat; Country-Cat; American-Cat; A Game Requiring Skill and Quickness.
GAMES OF BALL
How Town-Ball is Played; One or Two Old-Cat; House-Ball; Hand Up; Ballie Callie; Crackabout; Over the Barn; Stool-Ball; Corner-Ball; [Rolly Poly]; Hat-Ball.
MUMBLY PEG, HOP-SCOTCH, AND JACK STONES
The Motions of Stick-Knife; Universality of the Game of Hop-Scotch; As Played in Different Countries; Different Games with Jack Stones.
PRACTICAL HINTS FOR BICYCLISTS
Regarding Baggage and how to Carry It; A Photographer's outfit on a Wheel; A Collector's Box; How to Deal with Punctures; An Extemporized Handle Bar; A Rope Tire; A Cleaning Rack, and a Bicycle Stand.
POINTS ON CAMPING OUT
How to Make a Fire in the Woods on a Rainy Day; To Get a Light Without Matches; The Diamond Hitch, and a Home-made Cinch.
THE BOYS' BABY BALLISTA
How to Build this Warlike Engine, and the Fun that can be had With It; Blow-guns and Their Use; Blow-gun Parachutes; The Lariat, How to Make and Throw It.
"TALLY-HO" AND OTHER CRIES
The Origin of "Hello" and "Tally-ho;" Indian War-whoops and College Yells; Boys' Cries.
INDIAN GAMES ADAPTED FOR BOYS
Squaw; Saddle-bags, or Sky Shinny: The Way the Game is Played; An Exhilarating Sport, Mandan Ring, A Fine Game for Autumn or Winter.
ON THE FOOT-BALL FIELD
The Antiquity of the Game; The General Principles of the Game as It is Played by the College Teams at Present.
GOLF, HOCKEY, AND SHINNY
How to Lay Out Golf Links and Play the Game; Explanation of the Terms Used in the Game; How Hockey and Shinny are Played.
Methods of Capturing "Snappers" and Terrapin Described; The Implements Necessary and Where to Search.
ON THE ICE
Plain and Fancy Skating; Begin to Learn Young; Cutting a Circle; The Spread Eagle; The Bull Frog; The Grapevine Garland; The Danger of "Follow the Leader."
STUNNING MUSK-RATS AND FISH
Sport for Boys on Skates When the Ice is Thin and Clear; How Catfish and " Suckers " are Stunned and Captured.
SNOW-BALL BATTLE AND SNOW TAG
The Rules of Snow-Ball Battle; How Rome and Carthage is Played in Cuba; The Ingenious Game of Snow Tag.
THE "GET-THERE" AND DOUBLE-RUNNERS
Instructions as to How to Build these Famous Sleds; A Safety Double-Runner.
Thursday, March 09, 2006
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- Creating an as400 Query
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- AS400 API - QCMDEXC - Execute Command
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