By Joel Chandler Harris, J.M. Conde, Frank Verbeck, A.B. Frost
During time, the guy who have been the little boy for ever goodbye got here to have a bit boy of his personal, after which it occurred within the such a lot ordinary manner on this planet that the little boy's little boy fell less than the spell of Uncle Remus, who was once nonetheless halle and hearty regardless of his age.
This most modern little boy used to be frailer and quieter than his father have been and a resource of perpetual ask yourself to Uncle Remus who had a fashion of looking at him interestingly. occasionally, because the results of this research, which was once non-stop, Uncle Remus could shake his head and laugh; at different occasions, he might shake his head and sigh, yet he continuously had a story to share.
'Why The Turkey-Buzzard Is Bald-Headed' is the 9th in a chain of reports instructed through Uncle Remus :
"...The little boy have been jogging out within the fields with Uncle Remus, and had obvious, away up within the sky, or 3 turkey buzzards floating lazily alongside on immobile wings. From the fields they'd long past into the woods, and in those woods they'd discovered what Uncle Remus had acknowledged used to be a buzzard's nest. It used to be in a hole tree, flat at the floor, and after they got here close to, the mummy buzzard issued forth from the hole, with one of these hissing and flapping of wings that the little boy used to be worried for a second.
"Go on 'way fum the following, you bald-headed ol' rapscallion. Ef you do not, i'm going to do you wuss dan Brer Rabbit performed you. Honey," he went on, turning to the kid, "you greater positioned yo' hankcher ter yo' nostril ef you gwineter glance in dat nes', kaze ol' omit Turkey Buzzard is a scandalious housekeeper."
The baby did as he used to be bid, and, peeping within the nest, he observed children, as white as goslings. whereas he used to be peeping in, he obtained a whiff of the smell of the buzzards, and became and ran clear of where as tough as he may possibly. Uncle Remus swimsuit, and hobbled away as quickly as his legs may hold him. after they have been either out of variety of the buzzard's nest, they stopped and laughed at every one other..."
Newly republished for the Kindle utilizing the unique textual content, through writer Joel Chandler Harris. sequence Illustrators A.B. Frost, J.M. Conde and Frank Verbeck
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