The Educational, Volume 1

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McGhee & Davis, 1902
 

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Page 86 - I direct that in the election of a student to a scholarship regard shall be had to (i) his literary and scholastic attainments; (2) his fondness for and success in manly outdoor sports such as cricket, football and the like; (3) his qualities of manhood, truth, courage, devotion to duty, sympathy for and protection of the weak, kindliness, unselfishness and fellowship; and (4) his exhibition during school days of moral force of character and of instincts to lead and to take an interest in his schoolmates...
Page 2 - DAVIS- PHYSICAL GEOGRAPHY By WILLIAM M. DAVIS Professor of Physical Geography in Harvard University, assisted by WILLIAM H. SNYDER of Worcester Academy. FOR INTRODUCTION $1.25 Immediately upon its appearance this book was recognized as the most scholarly, and, at the same time, the most practical text-book in elementary physical geography ever issued in this country. Throughout the work the physical environment of man as determining his ways of living, both social and political, is emphasized. One...
Page 129 - Just to be good : to keep life pure from degrading elements, to make it constantly helpful in little ways to those who are touched by it, to keep one's spirit always sweet, and avoid all manner of petty anger and irritability — that is an ideal as noble as it is difficult.
Page 34 - August 15 Fifty-two courses in Arts and Sciences. The work is especially adapted to the needs of teachers. Women as well as men admitted to all the courses except in Engineering and in Geological Field- Work.

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