McGraw-Hill did a facsimile of the Liverpool booklet, from 1888, in 1971. It was sent to shorthand teachers along with an information letter giving some history of the booklet and the shorthand system. Here’s the cover, the letter to teachers, and the first opening page spread. Attachment:…
I acquired one of the reproductions of the 1893 manual that was republished in 1931 (#48 out of 1500). It is in excellent pristine condition.
In this selection written in Centennial by me for the blog, Olympic champion Jesse Owens gives sage advice to athletes on how to become the best they can be. Attachment: secrets-of-a-champion-athlete.pdf
Here is one of the most famous poems in American literature, written by yours truly in Anniversary for the blog. Its original title was “Casey at the Bat: A Ballad of the Republic Sung in the Year 1888.” Attachment: casey-at-the-bat.pdf
The game of basketball has millions of fans all over the world. In this selection written in Simplified Gregg by me for the blog, you will find out how that popular sport began. Attachment: the-story-of-basketball.pdf
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