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The Perils of Parsimony, 1881

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The Perils of Parsimony, 1881

The following cautionary tale was published in the November 24, 1881 issue of the Hillsdale Harbinger. A THANKSGIVING STORY “The Badgerleys coming here to spend Thanksgiving?” said Mrs. Nettingley. “Not if I know it.” Mrs. Nettingley was a close-fisted and … Continue reading

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