I love how back when our country was founded EVERYTHING was centered around the Bible. Even teaching the ABC's! Here are some links to the Primer that was used in every school. It has Bible verses and even a copy of the Westminster Shorter Castachism.
New England Primer - plain text, retyped from original
New England Primer a digital copy of an original, includes pictures
Primer from archive.org
Primer reprint of earliest known edition
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