Mrs. Alderman Casey (Classic Reprint)

Excerpt from Mrs. Alderman CaseyMrs. Casey sat at the front window, in her best rocker, with her mending basket on another chair beside her. Her round, rosy face wore a look of tranquil content. This was the one time of all the week when her occ'upation gave her the pleasing opportunity of paying a little attention to the affairs of her neighbors. Her post of observation at this particular window commanded a view of intersecting streets, and, while the holes in the f observation at this particular window commanded a view of intersecting streets, and, while the holes in the family hosiery grew rapidly less, nothing that passed outside escaped the notice of the observant lady of the darning needle.Upstairs, Mary Ann could be heard run ning the sewing machine, and singing Vio lets in a clear, sweet voice.About the PublisherForgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.comThis book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works. read more