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France. . . French. . . French, Basque, German, and Italian. • Spain. . . Spanish. . . Spanish. com A GEOGRAPHY FOR BEGINNERS 52 • Portugal. . . Portuguese. . . Portuguese. • Italy. . . Italians. . . Italian. • Holland. . . Dutchmen. . . Dutch. • Belgium. . . Belgians. . . Flemish and French. Page 36 People. Language. • Germany. . . Germans. . . German and Sclavonic. • England. . . English. . . English. • Scotland. . . Scotch. . . English and Gaelic. • Ireland.

The term "staple" is used to designate the raw material, raised and exported as the usual product of any country, as cotton, tobacco, &c. TOBACCO is cultivated for export to foreign countries, in considerable quantity, in Maryland, Virginia, Carolina, Kentucky, Tennessee, and Missouri. INDIAN CORN, WHEAT, RYE, OATS, BUCKWHEAT, and other cereals, are grown in all the States; but corn and wheat are the only grains raised for export, and these are produced chiefly by the tobacco-growing States. com 61 A GEOGRAPHY FOR BEGINNERS export large quantities of Indian corn.

When God came down to make man, what did He do on the first day? • What causes day and night? • What next? • His last great work? • Was there any personal resemblance between Adam and the Messiah? Why? • Where did God place man? • Has man a right to use animals as he pleases? • Is it right to be cruel to them? • When did God end His work? • Why did he sanctify the seventh day? • Are men commanded to cease from their work on that day? • Who has a right to say when men shall cease to work? • Why does He say so?

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