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FOR YOUNG MEN AND BOYS.
Twelve miles from depot at 31st and Chestnut Streets, Philadelphia, on the West Cheater and dclphia Railroad. Fourteen trains to Media daily, and fourteen return trains. The school coach wil Any train. The distance of the Academy is only live minutes from Media Station.
The Cozps of Instructors consists of:
SWITHIN C. SHORTLIDGE
Prof. RUFUS ADAMS,
Teacher of Reading, Elocution, etc.
WM. B. PAYNE, Ph.D.
(Graduate of Yale College—Scientific Department),
Teacher of Chemistry, Physics, English, Mathematics,
Dr. CHAS. STOCKTON GAUNTT, A.M.
WM. BROWNING, Ph B.
ARTHUR J. TENNEY, Ph. B.
THOS. J. WYNN
Fine new building, with complete appointments, thoroughly heated, lighted, and ventilated ; hot and cold water in every story; ample bath facilities; earth closets; no water-closets in the building; no unhealthy sinks or wells; sewerage most complete, avoiding all gases inducing sickness. Everything kept in a manner to conduce to health and the best home comfort. Ample ball fields and other play grounds; gymnasium, with two bowling-alleys; an excellent table, etc.
Department for Young Boys, "for whom," says The New York Graphic, "ahome-life is provided not usually found in Boarding Schools."
Special provision and care for little boys.
Special attention to backward pupils. Both individual and class instruction, combining the advantages of private tutoring and school-room drill.
The regular school session consists of forty weeks. Boys may remain during vacations at same price as during term time. Pupils may enter at any time.
The Price — No Extra Charges — Cash Payments.
$280.00 pays for 40 weeks, as stated on page 4 of the Circular.
Prof. Wynn's private instruction in Piano Music ($12.50 per quarter) is the only item not included in this charge.
The $280.00, payable $70.00 quarterly in advance, includes boarding, washing, mending, gas, hot and cold baths, tuition in any study, use of school books, and all stationery for school purposes, reading room and pew rent.
With this arrangement, the patron knows exactly what he is paying and contracting for. He receives a receipt stating that the payment " is in advance and in full for quarter of 10 weeks." There is no opportunity for adding an undefined list of " Incidentals " as " Extras."
(From Bayard Taylor, the Poet, Cedarcroft, Kennett Square, July 223, 1870.) I take great pleasure in recommending to parents the Academy of Mr. Swlthin C. Shortlidge. I have had an opportunity for several years past of observing the manner in which the Academy is conducted, as well as the deportment of the pupils who attend it, and am satisfied that nothing is neglected which can further both the intellectual and moral development of the latter.
For circular containing references, opinions of patrons, and full particulars, address
S. C. SHORTLIDGE, Media, Penn.
ST. FRANCIS' COLLEGE,
BUTLER and BALTIC STREETS,
BROOKLYN, N. Y.
.F A. O U U T Y «
BROTHER JEROME, 0. S. F„ President.
Professor of Greek and Latin.
BROTHER PAUL, Jr., O. S. F.,
Professor of Mathematics, Belles- Lettres, First Commercial
JAMES Mc COY.
Professor of Greek and Latin, English Literature, etc.
JOHN H. WALSH, A.M..
Professor of Mathematics, Chemistry, Natural Philosophy,
Classics, French, and German.
JAMES T. Mc ELROY. A. M.,
Professor of Elocution.
RICHARD B. McKENNA,
Professor of French — Fifth Class,
BROTHER BRUNO, O. S. F. PERFECT,
Professor of Mathematics — Third Commercial Class,
M. J. FITZGERALD.
BROTHER SYLVESTER. O. S. F„
AVON C. BURNHAM,
Rev. THOS. KENNEDY. Chaplain.
This institution is situated in a very healthy and retired part of the city, and only a few minutes' walk from Prospect Park. It has ample accommodations for four hundred students. The scholastic year begins tho first Monday of September, and closes about the last week of June.
The course is Classical, Scientific, and Commercial. — Board and Tuition, $200.00 a year. — Day scholars from $8.00 to $15.00 per quarter. — For further particulars, apply to the President,
Miss Monfort's School for Young Ladies and Children,
New Haven, Conn.
Grove Hall is situated in New Haven, Conn., and is two and a half hours from New York City, on the New Haven Railroad. It is eminently adapted to the purposes of a School for Young Ladies, being extremely spacious, admirably planned for the health and comfort of the inmates, and finely located.
Its situation in a University town also combines for it the advantage of a location in the country with the peculiar opportunities for culture which the city affords. Special facilities are offered for the study of Drawing and Painting, of the various styles of Decorative Art, and of Music, both Vocal and Instrumental.
In every Department of Study — Preparatory, Intermediate, and Academic —the work is thorough, attractive, and refining, and each step in the course is so ordered that pupils will be prepared, not only to pass the Harvard Examinations for Women, but to pursue their studies in any College open to women.
Til© Boa.ird.lnfi: Department is under the direct personal supervision of Miss Montfort, and parents may know that the trust committed to her will be carefully guarded.
Young Ladic3 not desirous of pureuing the regular studies, are permitted to select a special course, subject to the approval of parents and teachers. Special prominence is given to the study of History and Literature. Diplomas will be awarded to those who complete the Course of English Studies.
Board and Tuition in English, Latin, and French (per annum) $400.00
Payable half-yearly, always in advance, on the 20th of September and 1st of February.
Rev. Leonard Bacon, D. D., LL. I)., Yale College, New Haven, Conn.
Prof. Jas. D. Dana, Yale College, New Haven, Conn.'
Hon. C. R. Inokrsoll, Ex.-gov. Conn., New Haven, Conn.
Prof. Wm. G. Si'mnku. Yale College, New Haven, Conn, _ N
All communications should be addressed to
Miss MONTFORT, Grove Hall, New Haven, Conn,
No. 572 Madison Avenue, Corner 56th Street,
English, French, and German Boarding and Day School for Young Ladies,
This school combines a practical and accomplished English education with a thorough knowledge of the Modern Languages. Junior, Academic, and Collegiate Departments.
Circulars sent on application.
Mr. J. ^. KEENAN,
Professor of RHETORIC and ELOCUTION,
Dramatic Reception Room, No. 8 Union Square, New York.
TERMS—which are moderate, may be had on application to Mr. Keenan, at his Reception Home, No. 8 Union Square.—Families, Schools, and Private Pupils attended at their homes.
EXERCISES at the Dramatic Rooms, Morning, 10 to 1 o'clock; afternoon, 3 to 6 o'clock.
N.B.—Special attention given to Ladies and Gentlemen preparing for the stage, — Churches, Literary Societies, etc., treated on liberal terms.
22 nerbert Place, Dublin, January 8th, 1875.
Dear Mr. Kkrxax: — Since the time of the accomplished Professor Spauldingiof whom I had the honor of being a favorite pupil in school darn), I have taken deep Interest In the subject of Reading and Elocution.
I shall not easily forget the effect produced by your welltrain'Ml elocutionary power in the rendering of Watson's touching- lines " Beautiful Snow," and "The Vagabond*.'1 by Trowbridge. The transitions from the address to the auditory to that to the poor dog. the faithful companion of the mendicant, were most artistically managed.
Wishing you success, and a prosperous vovage to your na-
Charlk3 Edward Tiadai.i*
"Mr. Keenan's gifts as an elocutionist are of a very high order, and have received the approbation of large audiences, both in England and Ireland, with a full, clear, musical voice, skillfully trained to express all the lights and shades of emotion, from the pathetic to the humorous, he combines admirable dramatic action, neither exaggerated nor theatrical, bur remarkable for that truth of expression which is most effective In bringing the feelings of the audience into perfect sympathy with both the author and the reader". — Lady Wildb in. i Ik- Dublin Nation.
Philadelphia, January 10th, 1R78'_
My Dkar Sir:— I am well pleased with your announcement that vou are about resuming your agreeable and instructive Readings and Recitations; for I think that you are without an equal In that line. Having conquered two worlds, as it were, you can only repeat your triumphs.
Wishing you Clod speed and good luck wherever you go, I am your warm friend and sincere admirer,
R. SllKLTOX Mackrnztr,
J. A. K'kknan, Eaq. of The Press.