Proceedings, Volumes 31-32

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Page 183 - I call therefore a complete and generous education, that which fits a man to perform justly, skilfully, and magnanimously all the offices, both private and public, of peace and war.
Page 323 - Checklist of public documents, containing debates and proceedings of Congress, from the first to the fifty-third Congress, together with miscellaneous lists of documents, and historical and bibliographical notes. Second edition, revised and enlarged.
Page 183 - In the dark hour of shame, I deigned to stand Before the frowning peers at Bacon's side : On a far shore I smoothed with tender hand, Through months of pain, the sleepless bed of Hyde...
Page 2 - The loan will rest on the theory of a special service to scholarship which it is not within the power or the duty of the local library to render. Its purpose is to aid research calculated to advance the boundaries of knowledge, by the loan of unusual books not readily accessible elsewhere.
Page 179 - Ah! when shall all men's good Be each man's rule, and universal Peace Lie like a shaft of light across the land, And like a lane of beams athwart the sea, Thro' all the circle of the golden year?
Page 9 - Upon further investigation it was found that practically all of these newspapers were printed on cheap wood pulp paper, which carries with it the seeds of early decay, and that the life of a periodical printed on this inferior stock is not likely to be more than...
Page 8 - THOMAS PENN, and RICHARD PENN, Esquires, true and absolute Proprietaries of the Province of Pennsylvania, and Counties of New Castle, Kent, and Sussex, upon Delaware, by and with the Advice and Consent of the Representatives of the Freemen of the said Province, in General Assembly met, and by the Authority of the same, That...
Page 130 - The State Superintendent of Schools. 1918, ch. 138. 18. The State Superintendent of Schools shall be appointed by the State Board of Education for a term of four years and said board shall fix his salary and pay same from the appropriation for the expenses and maintenance of the State Department of Education. He shall be...
Page 342 - Commission's work, who shall serve under such conditions as the Commission shall determine. In addition to their salaries, the Secretary and assistants shall be allowed their actual expenses while absent from the Commission office in the service of the Commission. The term ' ' Trained and experienced librarian...
Page 385 - The one thing needful in a catalog of subjects is instant facility of reference; and if a scientific arrangement of topics is sometimes sacrificed to this end, the student whose time is saved will be little disposed to quarrel with the bridge that carries him safely over. The alphabetical arrangement of topics has been adopted and adhered to, both in the general alphabet and under each subordinate head, with occasional modifications where there seemed to be an overruling reason for it. This method...

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