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CONTENTS

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Preface. Melvil Dewey M.A. Director New York State Library.... 5

Abbreviations ................

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Comparative Legislation. Robert H. Whitten Ph.D. Sociology libra-

rian New York State Library........

State Government. C. E. Merriam Ph.D. Department of political
science, University of Chicago............

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City Government. Delos F. Wilcox Ph.D. Elk Rapids Mich.........
Special Assessments and local Improvements. Victor Rosewater
Ph.D. Omaha Neb....

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Roads. M. 0. Eldridge. United States Office of Public Road Inquiries.

Lawmaking and Elections. Robert H. Whitten.

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Porto Rico Revenue Act. J. H. Hollander Ph.D. Associate professor

of finance, Johns Hopkins university......

Taxation of Mortgages. Frederick N. Judson, of the St Louis bar.....

Inheritance Tax Max West Ph.D. United States Department of

Agriculture ............

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Taxation of business Corporations. John Henry Hammond LL.B. 30

Broad st. New York......

Taxation of public service Corporations. Robart H. Whitten........

School Organization and Supervision. James Russell Parsons jr M.A.

Secretary University of the State of New York,

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Common Schools. William T. Harris LL.D. United States commis-

sioner of education.........

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High Schools. Elmer Ellsworth Brown Ph.D. Professor of education,

University of California..

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Higher Education including liberal and professional. Henry L. Tay-

lor Ph.D. University of the State of New York. .......

ork.................. 90

Libraries and Home Education. Melvil Dewey M.A. Director New

York State Library............

.......... 115

Geology and Topography. Frederick J. H. Merrill Ph.D. Director

New York State Museum. ...........

......... 120

Charities: Supervision and Poor Relief. Robert W. Hebberd, Secre-

tary New York State Board of Charities.....

Dependent, neglected and delinquent Children. Walter S. Ufford

Ph.D. Superintendent of inspection New York State Board of

Charities ........................

......... 125

The Insane. T. E. McGarr, Secretary New York State Commission in

Lunacy ........

............ 133

Feeble-minded and Epileptic. J. C. Carson M.D. Superintendent Syra-

cuse state institution for feeble-minded children.....

Penal Institutions. George McLaughlin M.A. Secretary New York

State Commission of Prisons....

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