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Mrs. O"Leary"s cow!

McCarthy, Brian.

Mrs. O"Leary"s cow!

A modern comedy in one act

by McCarthy, Brian.

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Published by S. French, S. French, ltd.; [etc., etc.] in New York, N.Y, Los Angeles, Calif, London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Brian McCarthy.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3525.A1395 M5 1938
The Physical Object
Pagination41, [1] p.
Number of Pages41
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6380368M
LC Control Number38037815
OCLC/WorldCa2667801

Mrs. O’Leary’s Cow could be called a trouble maker. When Mrs. O’Leary leaves a lantern in the barn, the cow knocks it over and causes the barn to catch on fire. The rest of the story involves the firemen and others attempt to put out the fire and save the cow. The end is happy for all, the cow Get this from a library! Mrs. O'Leary's cow. [Mary Ann Hoberman; Jenny Mattheson] -- An adaptation of the well-known song, "There'll be a hot time in the old town tonight," based on the true story of the Great Chicago Fire. When Mrs. O'Leary leaves her lantern in the barn, the cow

  The cow has removed 25kgs of CO2 from the atmosphere and emits 6 to 10kgs CO2 equivalents in methane. She is in credit between 15 – 19kgs. And then, to bring the whole thing round to a sort of cranky full circle, underneath are two comments from the great and the good of the NZ Climate “Science”   The Chicago City Council eventually decided to exonerated Mrs. O’Leary of all guilt in , but it was too late. The urban legend of Mrs. O’Leary’s cow continues to this day. Mrs. O’Leary’s cow was framed, and as a result, became one of the most notorious cows in U.S. ://

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O’Leary’s Cow. Little, Brown & Co., Illustrated by Jenny Mattheson. "There'll be a hot time in the old town tonight." Taking off from the popular old song, Mrs. O'Leary's Cow tells the story of an exciting ://