This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1877 Excerpt: ... leave the matter when it Id. An amended judgment could nut bo worth any thing.--Another time, I went with my friends, Mr. and Mrs. F., to ...Read MoreThis historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1877 Excerpt: ... leave the matter when it Id. An amended judgment could nut bo worth any thing.--Another time, I went with my friends, Mr. and Mrs. F., to call on Mr. Holm the . They had aome acquaintance, with him, and had an appointment with him, to have him pronounce on Mrs. F. a head. Mra F thought this a good opportunity to obtain an opinion of my caer, and I therefore acconijeniixl her, --no trumpet visible, and no particular notice being taken of ma. Mr. Holm pronounord my gvuiua to be for millinery, lie asid tliat it was rlcar, by aorh and auch tokens, tliat I was alwaya on the look out for tastrful bonneU and cape: and that, mjr attention being fixed on al a aliop window, I should go home and attempt to make one Ilk- it; and should succeed, buch was the aum and substance of bu judgment. I afterward-, at hia request, attended a few privat lectuns of hu, in Usa of throe members, the other two beinx; the Iuke of Somerset and llammohun Itoy. I really used to pity the lecturer when, from the brain or east which ha held in his liand. he glanced at ill- head of his pupils: for the I'uk of Somerset had a brown wig. coming down low on lu- f reheed: Kammohun Koy had hia turban just above hia eyebrow-; and I. of conree, had my bonnet No one who knows me will -appose that m thus p-aking of so-called phrenologists and their empin cal practice-, I am in the slightest degree reflecting on that d- jmrtnvn1 of physiological science. It t- because such - ! practice insulting and injurious to true science that I record my own experience of it. Tlie jiruceedings of the fortune-teliust o...Read Less
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