Listen, little children, all,
Listen to our earnest call:
You are very young, ’tis true,
But there’s much that you can do.
Even you can plead with men
That they buy not slaves again
The pamphlet was then composed of illustrated letters of the alphabet with rhyming couplets depicting the harsh life of the slave. It is still a very powerful tool.
Other anti-slavery works aimed at adolescents can be found here.