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This eBook from the Gutenberg Project consists of approximately 57 pages of information about The Lady's Album of Fancy Work for 1850.

9th row.  Begin in small loop at top of ring; 8 c s, 1 l s into same small loop; * 5 c s, s c into fifth of 8 c s in last row; 5 c s, s c into fourth of next loop of 8 c s; 5 c s, 1 l s into top loop; 5 c s, 1 l s into same loop; repeat from *.—­

10th row.  Begin in small loop at top of former small loop; * 11 c s, s c into next small loop; repeat from *.—­

11th row.  Begin on centre of 11 c s; * 7 c s, 1 t l s into same stitch; 6 c s, 1 s c into last part of t l s; 7 c s, s c into first stitch of the row; 12 c s, s c into centre of next 11 c s *; repeat from * to *.—­

12th row. 9 c s, d into small loop of 6 c s; repeat.—­

13th row. 7 c s, s c into centre of 9 c s; repeat.—­

14th row. 7 c s, s c into centre of 7 c s; repeat.—­

15th row. * 9 c s, 1 l s round 7 c s; 9 c s, 1 l s round same loop of 7; 9 c s, 1 s c into same loop; 10 c s, miss 1 loop of 7 c s, s c round next loop; repeat from *.

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CROCHET.

5.  ELIZABETHAN WATCH-HOOK.

Materials—­Half-an-ounce of pink four-thread Berlin wool, half-an-ounce of white ditto, four yards of cord, and a pair of pearl watch-hooks.

With pink work in double crochet over the cord a circle of three inches and a half diameter; there should be 140 stitches round the edge, on which work the border, thus:—­

1st row white.  Work 1 stitch in open crochet, 1 chain, miss 1 of the foundation; repeat.—­

2d row white.  Work two treble long stitches into every space, 1 chain stitch between each.—­

3d row pink.  Work 1 open crochet into every space, 1 chain; repeat.—­

4th row pink. 1 plain crochet, 2 chain, miss 20, 1 plain; repeat.  Tack the loops in the centre, and sew on a pearl watch-hook.

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[Illustration:  No. 3.  INFANT’S BONNET.]

[Illustration:  No. 4.  LACE FOR POCKET-HANDKERCHIEF.]

[Illustration:  No. 5.  ELIZABETHAN WATCH-HOOK.]

[Illustration:  No. 6.]

[Illustration:  No. 7.]

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CROCHET

8.  MUSIC-STOOL COVER.

Materials—­Shaded green Berlin wool, four threads; ivory crochet-hook.

Make a round the size of a shilling, and work thirty-two treble-stitches round it.—­

2d round. 3 treble, 3 chain; repeat.—­

3d round. 1 single into the middle treble-stitch of the 3 in last round, 9 treble in the loop of 3 chain; repeat.—­

4th round. 1 single into the third of the 9 treble, 5 chain, 1 single into the seventh of the 9 treble; repeat.—­

5th round. 2 treble, 5 chain, 2 treble in the chain of five in the last round, 5 chain; repeat.—­

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