The home alphabet book : with descriptive coloured engravings, Page 78


X x X x X x
X is strong. XX strong-er.
The letter X no trade will show,
Unless we to the brewer go;
One who ready has for sale,
Rows of XX and XXX ale.
Y y Y y Y y
You. Youth. Yeo-man.
Y begins Yeoman, who is born
To plough the land and till the corn.
Y a Youth resolved to learn
A useful trade, his bread to earn.

X, XX, and XXX Ale.


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