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LONDON: PRINTED FOR J. G. & F. RIVINGTON,
ST. PAUL'S CHURCH YARD, AND WATERLOO PLACE, PALL MALL.
COTTAGER'S MONTHLY VISITOR.
A Happy New Year
1|Fruits of Gaming...
Stanzas for the Season ..
8 Surgical Hints ...
Reflections on the 71st Psalm.. 9 Monuments in Llangollen
On sitting at Church instead of Church Yard
ibid. Narrative of a remarkable escape
10 from the jaws of a lion, from
Visitings of Conscience
11 “ Kay's Travels in Caffraria" 27
Kensington National Infant
“ Watch and Pray.”
ibid. The Effects of Intemperance 32
12 The Ploughboy
Female Penny Clothing Club 13 Epitaph on a Child in Henbury
Hints to Labourers
Hints on Domestic Economy 15 Frugality
17 Selections from different Au-
18 thors ..
Anecdote of King George the Extracts from the Public News-
Society for the Prevention of Notices to Correspondents 36
Cruelty to Animals
Loan Funds ....
A HAPPY NEW YEAR.
MY COTTAGE FRIENDS;.
As I hope there are many among you, who may have a
comfortable fire-side, around which to assemble your
families on the coming New Year's day, I shall endeavour
to contribute my mite to your enjoyment of it, by giving
you a short account of two brothers, who on the first day
of the year 1834 were, with their parents and myself,
seated round a neat hearth and good fire, to pass the
evening after the labour of the day.-It had always been
the custom with this family so to spend this return of the
year; and one of the indulgences of it was a mug of spiced
home-brewed ale. As an old friend, I had, for many