THE LAUGHING HIPPOPOTAMUS (American Fairy Tales) By L. FRANK BAUM

On one of the upper branches of the Congo river lived an ancient and aristocratic family of hippopotamuses, which boasted a pedigree dating back beyond the days of Noah—beyond the existence of mankind—far into the dim ages when the world was new. They had always lived upon the banks of this same river, so that … Continue reading THE LAUGHING HIPPOPOTAMUS (American Fairy Tales) By L. FRANK BAUM