AN INTERESTING VISIT
Virginia T. Faulk 8
One time I took a visit to Washington. My mother was with me. It was
about the middle of July.
I saw some little ponies in a field on my way. Some were black and
some were spotted.
I saw a parrot and heard talk. It said, "Polly wants a
There was a little monkey on the pavement. He had a little jacket on
with a pocket in which he put the money in that people gave him for dancing.
We saw an elephant going up the street. His master was leading him.
He had large ears and a long trunk, which he used to carry food to his mouth.
There was a colored man in the Union Station with three little
poodle dogs. He carried them in a basket. He let them out for a little exercise and to
I saw a great many other things too.