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- (continued from previous page)set far more light from the fir than the candles they used to make out of tallow.Transcribed by a member of our volunteer transcription project.
- Q -
A man had 8 gallons of oil in an 8 gallon measure. He wanted to divide in 2 equal parts, out of the 8 gall measure & he had only a five gall & 3 gall measure. How did he do it?
First he filled the 5 gall tin. Then he filled the 3 gall measure out of the 5.Transcribed by a member of our volunteer transcription project.
- Ellen Murphy