What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
10th month 5th II 5th II 9th 5th month Alumni Hall appointed Association autumn ball Barclay Hall Benjamin Board of Managers boys building Charles Chestnut St class-room club Collegian committee Cope cricket Dorian early Edward erected essays Faculty Folio football Founders Francis Freshmen fund George Germantown graduate Haines Haver Haverford College Haverford School Haverfordian held Henry Hartshorne institution instruction interest Isaac Isaac Collins Isaac Sharpless James John Gummere Jones Joseph Joseph G Junior lawn lectures liberal Lindley Lindley Murray literary Loganian Society Mathematics Meeting House ment Merion Morris Paul Swift Pennsylvania Pennsylvania Railroad Philadelphia present President Professor Quaker religious Richard Robert Samuel Senior Sharpless Smith Society of Friends Sophomores spring Superintendent teachers Thomas Chase Thomas Kimber tion Westtown wicket William H William Penn Wistar Wood Yarnall Yearly Meeting young
Page 81 - Clinton, in his actual Possession now being by virtue of a Bargain and Sale to him thereof made for ,one whole Year by Indenture, bearing Date the Day next before the Day of the Date of these Presents...
Page 48 - That all children within this province, of the age of twelve years, shall be taught some useful trade or skill, to the end none may be idle; but the poor may work to live and the rich, if they become poor, may not want.
Page 458 - Thro' the shadow of the globe we sweep into the younger day: Better fifty years of Europe than a cycle of Cathay.
Page 48 - Master for ye instruction & Sober Education of youth in the towne of Philadelphia, Sent for Enock flower, an Inhabitant of the said Towne, who for twenty Year past hath been exercised in that care and imployment in England...
Page 47 - That the Governor and provincial Council shall erect and order all public schools, and encourage and reward the authors of useful sciences and laudable inventions in the said province and territories thereof.
Page 530 - I knew Of no more subtle master under heaven Than is the maiden passion for a maid, Not only to keep down the base in man, But teach high thought, and amiable words And courtliness, and the desire of fame, And love of truth, and all that makes a man.
Page 483 - ... and kindness of God, that curse may be greatly mitigated; and he is the only person who knows, for himself, and in his domestic circle, that wisdom's ways are " ways of pleasantness, and all her paths are peace.
Page 40 - I both saw my loss and lamented it ; and applied myself with the utmost diligence, at all leisure times, to recover it ; so false I found that charge to be which in those times was cast as a reproach upon the Quakers, that they despised and decried all human learning, because they denied it to be essentially necessary to a gospel ministry, which was one of the controversies of those times.