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Faith Douglas
The child stood up, and the dandelions fell in a golden rain about her, but she did not see them; only, stretching her hands out towards her mother, she cried piteously -- "Help me! -- Help me, mamma! for the darkness has come over my eyes!"...
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Title: Faith Douglas
Creator: Mary Baker (author)
Date: December 1863
Format: Article
Publication: The Little Pilgrim: A Monthly Journal for Boys and Girls
Source: San Francisco State University, Marguerite Archer Collection of Historic Children's Materials
Control no.: Archer Per Litpil
Location: pp.155-156
Keywords: Aging; Blind; Children; Children's Literature; Death; Family; Identity; Media; Moral Literature; Parenting; Poverty; Religion; Sensory Disability; Social Welfare & Communities; Women & Gender
Topics: Mass Media, Culture & The Arts
Note: Special thanks to Meredith Eliassen, Curator of the Marguerite Archer Collection.