Page 10, The Enchanted Waterfalls

Title

Page 10, The Enchanted Waterfalls

Creator

Hasegawa, Takejiro, 1853-1938

Source

Private collection, on loan to the Linda Lear Center for Special Collections and Archives, Connecticut College

Publisher

T. Hasegawa, 17 Kamy Negishi, Tokyo

Date

Meiji 25, Month 12, Day 25 (Dec 2, 1887)

Original Format

Crepe paper book

Text

was flowing away in a quiet stream, and using his hand as a cup drank a little of it. What was his amazement to find that instead of water it was the most excellent sake! Overjoyed at this discovery, he quickly filled the gourd which was hanging at his girdle, and made the best of his way home, rejoicing that now at last he had something good to bring back to his poor old father. The old father was so delighted with the sake that he drank cup after cup, A neighbor happening to drop in, the story was told to him, and cup of sake

Files

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Citation

Hasegawa, Takejiro, 1853-1938, “Page 10, The Enchanted Waterfalls,” Linda Lear Center Digital Collections and Exhibitions, accessed September 27, 2022, https://lc-digital.conncoll.edu/items/show/848.