I will ask the Tin Woodman to defend the prisoner, because he has such a kind heart I am sure he will do his best to save her.
Sending for the Tin Woodman the Wizard took him into a corner and whispered:
"Don't be foolish," advised the Tin Woodman, "or you may be sorry for it."
"Do you happen to know whatever became of the Tin Woodman and the Scarecrow?" he enquired.
And now the Tin Woodman arrived, his body most beautifully nickle-plated, so that it shone splendidly in the brilliant light of the room.
The brilliantly polished Tin Woodman marched next, at the head of the Royal Army of Oz which consisted of twenty-eight officers, from Generals down to Captains.
Then the Tin Woodman arose and said:
There was no way to get the creature out without breaking the vase, so the Tin Woodman smashed it with his axe and set the little prisoner free.
"Who will sing us a song?" said the master woodman as he threw a fresh log upon the fire.
The woodman stirred the fire until the flames leaped high and the sparks flew out of the roof hole.
"But you must remember you had the Scarecrow and the Tin Woodman to help you conquer those enemies," suggested the Wizard.
Other libraries in the city include the state law library (45,0eo volumes) in the capitol, the Madison public library (22,500 volumes), and the Woodman astronomical library (7500 volumes).