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  "OLD ABE'S FIRST NIGHT IN THE WHITE HOUSE."  
 
 
Frank Leslie's Budget of Fun
 
April 01, 1861
   
 
 
Old Abe takes his family to ascertain how Old Buck has left the cupboards supplied with eatables and drinkables.

Young Bob
Pa, don't touch the supper! The cook must have been a Secessionist—he's put pepper in the tea!


Grand expulsion of the old servants from the White House.

Arrival of very Wide-Awake attendants, with certificates of astonishing character

The Happy Family at supper—all right at last.
 
 
 

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