Tricking the Tallyman

By Davies, Jacqueline

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In 1790, the suspicious residents of a small Vermont town try to trick the man who has been sent to count their population for the first United States Census.

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Reviewed on April 14, 2009

Just in time for the next U.S. census comes this tale of a determined tallyman and a stubborn small town. Although a work of fiction, offers a playful yet insightful look at a time when America was new and its citizens had to be counted by hand. Jacqueline Davies cleverly interweaves the facts and confusion of the first census with the humorous tale of a town of independent-minded citizens. Mrs. Pepper and her neighbors are confused abo...Log In or Sign Up to Read More

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