“And the Thanksgiving Day the milk-bill came in for five months— when we thought we’d been paying it!”
“We’ve been through some times, Bill! But isn’t it wonderful to—to do it all together—to be married?”
“You bet your life it’s wonderful,” agreed the unpoetic William.
“It’s the loveliest thing in the world,” his wife said dreamily. She tightened his arm about her and spoke half aloud, as if to herself. “It is the Great Adventure!” said Susan.
The Project Gutenberg Etext of Saturday’s Child, by Kathleen Norris *******This file should be named stchl10.txt or stchl10.zip*******
Corrected editions of our etexts get a new number, stchl11.txt versions based on separate sources get new letter, stchl10a.txt
Produced by Charles Franks and the
Online Distributed Proofreading Team
More information about this book is at the top of this file.
We are now trying to release all our etexts one year in advance of the official release dates, leaving time for better editing. Please be encouraged to tell us about any error or corrections, even years after the official publication date.
Please note neither this listing nor its contents are final til midnight of the last day of the month of any such announcement. The official release date of all Project Gutenberg Etexts is at Midnight, Central Time, of the last day of the stated month. A preliminary version may often be posted for suggestion, comment and editing by those who wish to do so.
Most people start at our Web sites at: http://gutenberg.net or http://promo.net/pg
These Web sites include award-winning information about Project Gutenberg, including how to donate, how to help produce our new etexts, and how to subscribe to our email newsletter (free!).
Those of you who want to download any Etext before announcement can get to them as follows, and just download by date. This is also a good way to get them instantly upon announcement, as the indexes our cataloguers produce obviously take a while after an announcement goes out in the Project Gutenberg Newsletter.
http://www.ibiblio.org/gutenberg/etext03 or ftp://ftp.ibi
Or etext02, 01, 00, 99, 98, 97, 96, 95, 94, 93, 92, 92, 91 or 90
Just search by the first five letters of the filename you want, as it appears in our Newsletters.
Information about Project Gutenberg (one page)
We produce about two million dollars for each hour we work. The time it takes us, a rather conservative estimate, is fifty hours to get any eBook selected, entered, proofread, edited, copyright searched and analyzed, the copyright letters written, etc. Our projected audience is one hundred million readers. If the value per text is nominally estimated at one dollar then we produce $2 million dollars per hour in 2002 as we release over 100 new text files per month: 1240 more eBooks in 2001 for a total of 4000+ We are already on our way to trying for 2000 more eBooks in 2002 If they reach just 1-2% of the world’s population then the total will reach over half a trillion eBooks given away by year’s end.