The trip would take the best part of a day from lakeport, and Mr. Bobbsey would have to stay in the big city several weeks.
You're one pair o' the Bobbsey twins, as they call 'em over to lakeport.
"Don't worry," said Uncle Jack, as every one around lakeport called him.
It was the yearly picnic of one of the lakeport Sunday schools.
I'll be very glad if you and your wife, and Laddie, as well, will come back to lakeport with us.
"Others are from lakeport," went on the lady, speaking to Mrs. Bobbsey.
You see it was a good many years ago and I did not live in lakeport long before I went away.
"I—I guess you folks don't ever come down to our part of lakeport," he said.
Laddie stayed in lakeport over two weeks, and he had many good times with the Bobbsey twins.
Finally, he reached the United States and took a train for lakeport.