The Gloves of Gregan McAlister single work   children's fiction   children's  
Issue Details: First known date: 1895 1895
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A mother forces her son to wear gloves in order to impress a socially high-ranking lady. The son, knowing he will be the subject of ridicule, acquiesces. Following a fight with another boy (on account of the son's mode of dress) the mother relents and allows her son to burn the gloves and instead play football.

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