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Halfway up the Mountain

Story Stats

Rating: 4
Grade Level: 3, 4, 5
Page count: 5



Appeared in

Cricket Magazine Vol 11, Num 8, April 1984

Story Summary

When Bloodcoe the bandit lets himself into the cabin halfway up the mountain, he falls asleep on the nice warm stove but the blind old woman mistakes him for a slab of meat and starts to salt and pepper him.