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“Friendship is unnecessary, like philosophy, like art.... It has no survival value; rather it is one of those things which give value to survival.”
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moving to library thing HELP!!!!!!! (Travel)
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Ways I Am Not This Woman. (Biographies & Memoirs)
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Description: NOT MY WRITING. Someone sent it to me last night, I thought it was interesting to compare to today's 8th grade exams. This is the eighth-grade final exam from 1895 in Salina , Kansas ,USA . It was taken from the original document on file at the Smokey Valley Genealogical Society and Library in Salina , and reprinted by the Salina Journal. 8th Grade Final Exam: Salina , KS - 1895
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