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Produced by An Anonymous Volunteer. By Ellis Parker Butler. Mike Flannery, the Westcote agent of the Interurban Express Company,leaned over the counter of the express office and shook his fist.
Produced by An Anonymous Volunteer. Morehouse, angry and red, stood on the other side of the counter,trembling with rage. The argument had been long and heated, and at lastMr.
Our story today is called "Pigs is Pigs. It was written by Ellis Parker Butler. The cause of the trouble lay on the desk between the two men. It was a box with two guinea pigs inside. Mike Flannery, the agent of the Interurban Express Company, leaned over the desk in the company's office in Westcote and shook his fist. Mr. Morehouse, angry and red, stood on the other side of the desk shaking with fury. The argument had been long and hot. At last Mr. Morehouse had become speechless. Do as you like, then!" shouted Flannery
In it two spotted guinea-pigs were greedily eating lettuce leaves. Do as you loike, then!" shouted Flannery, "pay for thim an' take thim, or don't pay for thim and leave thim be. Rules is rules, Misther Morehouse, an' Mike Flannery's not goin' to be called down fer breakin' of thim
In it two spotted guinea-pigs were greedily eating lettuce leaves. Rules is rules, Misther Morehouse, an' Mike Flannery's not goin' to be called down fer breakin' of thim. But, you everlastingly stupid idiot!" shouted Mr. Morehouse, madly shaking a flimsy printed book beneath the agent's nose, "can't you read it here-in your own plain printed rates? 'Pets, domestic, Like.
Pigs Is Pigs" is a story by American writer Ellis Parker Butler. First published as a short story in American Illustrated Magazine in September 1905, "Pigs Is Pigs" went on to dozens of printings as a book and in anthologies over the next several decades. Railway agent Mike Flannery wants to charge the livestock rate for a shipment of two guinea pigs and refuses to accept the lower pet rate, saying "pigs is pigs". Flannery believes that the "guinea" is an indication of the pigs' national origin
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Ellis Parker Butler (December 5, 1869 – September 13, 1937) was an American author. His most famous character was Philo Gubb.
Pigs is Pigs by Ellis Parker Butler. The block has black lettering & 2 large guinea pigs emptying cornucopias of tiny guinea pigs. No lettering/designs on the spine.