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Image 6 of The Kentuckian : a monthly magazine, vol. 2, no. 2

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¤ i T a F r u s is v r r • ` · S 152 y THE KENTUCKIAN. _ * ’ _ It this is not true ofother States, _ It certainly is down here— T . - _ ., . _ t Kentucky I ~ ‘ ._ l S We’ve women down here in the Bluegrass State F 1 i Who could wear any crown that’s made; · " · ' They’re queens in their homes, and their hearts are " - true, t And their beauty does not fade. ' . ` y S We give them the homage that is their due, · ~- S To protect them we wonld die; T And _there’s no other State like the one they call ~ ` home, t _ V Beneath God’s shining sky— _ Kentucky! - O ___. ____ V _ t —Courier-journ al . ‘ A STUDY OF WORDS. Mus. M. A. Scovrmin. . t s— · F MAN’S first attempt at words .we know nothing. '_-l T ® It is lost in that world of mist and conjecture where . ` also are hidden most-or his beginnings. History’s S most remote trace is but an index pointing backward. The Hebrews have a legend that an angel came and · ‘ . ` taught man his first words. The Vedas deity language { D _ and teach that it was born of breath and mind. Modern f philologists generally agree, however, that it is born with l " ' us as is the effort to walk. _ Language is that which most distinguished man from ' the brute. The cock which crows today will utter the g ‘ ·~. sound that Peter heard, and which again was the same Q; Al y · heard in the wild jungles of India before man domesti— A. ; - t t