What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Other editions - View all
2nd Semester Academy Agri Agriculture Algebra Arith Arithmetic B.Ped Barbourville Berea College Bible Breakage extra Breathitt Chem Classical Clay course Creek Crossnore Cynthiana Daily Dally Labor Dally Dean Department Disputanta double periods Education English Estill Fall term Farm Foundation School Garrard German Grade Graduate Gravel Switch Greek Hall Hansonville Harlan High School Hist History Home Science hours a week Howard Instructor Jackson John Kerby Knob Knox Labor Dally Labor Latin Lectures lessons Lewis limited number Little Hickman Madison Magoffin Math Mathematics Miss Music Normal School number of young One-fourth unit One-half unit Owsley Paint Lick practical principles Professor Pulaski Recreation Rhet Rhetoricals Robert Rockcastle Rural Salyersville Second Semester selected Semester Bible Smith Special fee Spring term Stenography Superintendent teacher teaching Tenn Thru Vocational Wallaceton Whitley William Winter and Spring Winter Spring Winter term
Page 52 - Cavalier Tunes, The Lost Leader, How They Brought the Good News from Ghent to Aix, Home Thoughts from Abroad, Home Thoughts from the Sea, Incident of the French Camp, Herve Riel, Pheidippides, My Last Duchess, Up at a Villa — Down in the City, The Italian in England, The Patriot, The Pied Piper, "De Gustibus"—, Instans Tyrannus.
Page 55 - Drill upon the rudiments of grammar, that is, upon the inflection of the articles, of such nouns as belong to the language of everyday life, of adjectives, pronouns, weak verbs and the more usual strong verbs; also upon the use of the more common prepositions, the simpler uses of the modal auxiliaries, and the elementary rules of syntax and word-order.
Page 51 - ... authors. The form of examination will usually be the writing of a paragraph or two on each of several topics, to be chosen by the candidate from a considerable number — perhaps ten or fifteen — set before him in the examination paper. The treatment of these topics is designed to test the candidate's power of clear and accurate expression.
Page 51 - Aeneid should be read in English translations of recognized literary excellence. For any selection from this group a selection from any other group may be substituted. Group II. Shakespeare. — Midsummer Night's Dream ; Merchant of Venice ; As you Like It; Twelfth Night; The Tempest; Romeo and Juliet; King John; Richard II; Richard III; Henry V; Coriolanus; Julius Caesar* ; Macbeth*; Hamlet*.
Page 52 - Huxley's Autobiography and selections from Lay Sermons, including the addresses on Improving Natural Knowledge, A Liberal Education, and A Piece of Chalk; Stevenson's Inland Voyage and Travels with a Donkey.
Page 53 - The Rape of the Lock. A collection of English and Scottish ballads, as, for example, some Robin Hood ballads, The Battle of Otterburn, King Estmere, Young Beichan, Bewick and Grahame, Sir Patrick Spens, and a selection from later ballads.
Page 24 - ... noted the fact that the people in the mountains were the natural supporters of freedom because they owned land, but did not own slaves, and determined to found on the edge of the mountains a settlement where free speech could be maintained. At his invitation, Mr. Fee came to Madison County in 1853 and founded an Anti-slavery Union Church, out of which grew the village and college of Berea. The School began in 1855 as a district and subscription school. In 1858, the Rev. John AR Rogers, a graduate...
Page 19 - In order to promote the Cause of Christ," and the Constitution clearly sets forth the object of the institution in the following language: "The object of Berea College shall be to promote the aim set forth in the Preamble, primarily by contributing to the spiritual and material welfare of the mountain region of the South, affording to young people of character and promise a thorough Christian education, elementary, industrial, secondary, normal and collegiate, with opportunities for manual labor...