THE DENTIST'S ALPHABET.
A is for Abscess, the worst of all ills.
B is for Business, collecting all bills.
C is for Cleanly, a dentist's first aim.
D is for Dexterous, which makes him a
E is for Easv, a trait he must bear.
F is for Foulness, in breathing bad air.
G is to Guard, against such with your might.
H is to Have, always an office real bright.
I for Infection, he must keep away.
J is for Justice, in working each day.
K is for Kindness, to win him renown.
L is for Looseness, in filling or crown.
M is for Making, it fit snug and tight.
N is for Neatness, in everything right.
O is for Office, the place to be found.
P for Perfection, for which you are bound.
Q is for Quickness, in relieving all pain.
R is for Rust, which instruments stain.
S is for Striving, the health to preserve.
T is for Treatment, of membrane or nerve.
U is for Ulcer, which often gives pain.
V is for Victory, in winning a name.
W for Woman, delight of his eyes.
N is for N'Ray, a useful device.
Y is for Yearning, the best work to do.
Z is for Zeal, in carrying it through.
—Chas. Golsan Segars.