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Title: John Whopper The Newsboy Author: Thomas March Clark Release Date: November 13, 2009 [EBook #30463] Language: English Character set encoding: ASCII *** START OF THIS PROJECT GUTENBERG EBOOK JOHN WHOPPER *** Produced by Chris Curnow, Woodie4 and the Online Distributed Proofreading Team at http:--www.pgdp.net (This file was produced from images generously made available by The Internet Archive) [Illustration: JOHN WHOPPER IN CHINA, By the _Air-Line_ Route.] [Illustration: JOHN WHOPPER AT THE NORTH POLE.] JOHN WHOPPER THE NEWSBOY. WITH ILLUSTRATIONS. BOSTON: ROBERTS BROTHERS. 1871. Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1870, by ROBERTS BROTHERS, In the office of the Librarian of Congress at Washington. Stereotyped and Printed by ALFRED MUDGE & SON, Boston, Mass. Sat Apr 01 16:38:51 2017 2 CHAPTER I. HOW JOHN WHOPPER DISCOVERED THE AIR-LINE TO CHINA. Two years ago last February, I think it was on a Tuesday morning, I started as usual very early to distribute my papers.
I had a large bundle to dispose of that day, and thought that if I took a short cut across the fields, instead of following the road from Roxbury to Jamaica Plain, I could go my rounds in much less time.
I do not care to tell precisely where it was that I jumped over the fence; but it is a rough, barren kind of spot, which nobody has ever done any thing to improve. After walking about a third of a mile, I began to think that I had better have kept to the turnpike; for I found that I was obliged to clamber over an uneven, rocky place, among trees and bushes and shrubs, that grew just thick enough to bother me, so that I hardly knew where t...





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