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FALL AND WINTER TEEM,
EGISTER FOR THE JfALL AND HpiNTER
BOAED OF EDUCATION. His Excellency, Gov.
Rev. William Rice, A. M., Springfield. Hon. C. C. Esty, A. M., Framingham. Hon. Edward B. Gillett, A. M., Westfield. Rev. C. C. Hussey, Billerica. Rev. Charles B. Rice, A. M., Danvers. Hon. Henry Chapin, LL. D., Worcester.
His Honor, Lieut. Gov.
Rev. A. A. Miner, D.
OFFICEES OF BOAED OF EDUCATION. Hon. John W. Dickinson, A.M., Secretary.
George A. Walton,
Hon. Oliver Warner,
A. M., Agent, Westfield.
BOAED OF VISITOES. Gardiner
Rev. Charles B. Rice, A. M., Danvers.
Hon. John W. Dickinson, A. M.,Newtonville
INSTEUCTOES. Daniel B. Hagar, Ph,
Ellen M. Dodge.
Harriet D. Allen.
Elizabeth N. Jones.
Sophia O. Driver.
Osbun, A. M.
Leslie W. Miller, Teacher of Drawing.
Caroline F. Allen, Salem.
Harriet E. Carlton, Salem.
Amelia R. Thaxter, Machias. Mo. Caroline E. Whitney, Salem.
M. Greenough, Salem. â€˘Maria Perkins, Hampton, N. H. Clara
E. Rowley, Salem.
Lucy B. Willson, Salem.
Lizzie F,Abbott, Salem. Lizzie
E. Leavitt, Salem.
M. Balcomb, Salem.
L. Mitchell, Methuen.
Alice Clinton Munsey, Lynn.
Lucy R. Beadle, Marblehead. Alice L. Blaney, Swampscott. Mary E. Carter, Lowell. Annie L. Collins, Maiden. Julia M. Durfee, Fall River. Fannie I. Horton, East Somerville.
Sarah A. Newhall, Lynn. Lizzie M. Noyes, Georgetown. Hattie A. Raymond, Beverly. Kate P. Richardson, Middleton. Caroline T. Wade, Essex.
($lm %. Mary
Manchester, K. H. Annie A. Bent, Canton. Lizzie B. Blake, North Andover. Addie M. Brackett, Lynn. M. Ella Cressey, Salem. Elizabeth G. Bell,
Louisa Lambirth, East Boston. Margaret C. Lawrie, Lynn. Caroline
Drown, Lynn. Minnie A. Fowle, North Reading.
Lizzie P. Mitchell, Machias, Me.
Mary D. French, East Salisbury. Grace A. Glover, Salem. Eva M. Hardy, Lowell.
Carrie E. Tarbox, Lynn.
Susan F. Hutchins, Chelsea. Rose A. Jordan, Lowell. Marion E. King, East Boston.
Carrie M. Howe, Middleton. Ida P. Howes, Essex.
Josie Bell Stuart, Dracut.
H. Eugenie Thompson, Lowell. Mary L. Turner, Lynn. Phebe P. Weare, Cape Neddock, Me. Alice E. Whitmarsh, Beverly. 26
Clara E. Ballou, North Orange.
Belle F. Batchelder, Lowell.
Alice P. Lord,'Danversport.
Grace R. Browne, Salem. Lizzie B. Bryant, Melrose. Caroline F. Buck, Wilmington. Sarah L. Cabeen, Salem. Grace Caswell, Gloucester. Mary S. Cate, Dover, N. H. Nellie E. Chubbuck, South Boston. Annie J. Coan, Salem. Minnie B. Cogswell, Essex. Clara J. Coney, Wakefield. Florence E. Coney, Wakefield. E. Lauretta Crabtree, Lynn. Hortense L. Crowninshield, Andover.
M. Cutting, Winchester. J. Davis, Lynn.
Myrtie A. Low, East Boston. Lizzie T. Lyon, Salem. Lizzie F. Manning, Salem. Mabel D. Marston, Lynn. Nellie E. Maudant, Lynn. Lillian Nealley, East Somerville.
M. Newton, Henniker, N. H.
S. Peirce, Billerica.
Ada B. Pike, Salem.Hannah S. Pike, East
Abbie G. Pope, Sandwich.
B. Poulan, Beverly. Ida M. Proctor, West Gloucester. Jessie F.
Bessie A. N. Remer, Salem.
Belle B. Emerton, Newburyport.
Elmira J. Rhodes, East Saugus. Ida F. Sawyer, Merrimacport. Annie A. Shaw, Peabody. Helena F. Stewart, Gloucester.
North Raymond, Me.
Nellie B. Furber, Dover, N. H.
E. Glidden, Gloucester.
Delia Stickney, Danversport. Sarah E. Symmes, Beverly.
Caroline Goldthwait, Salem.
Almira P. Goss, Salem. A. Mabel Harwood, Lynn. Annie Hill, Stoneham.
Mary TJ. Tapley, Danvers. Flora E. Taylor, Hampton, N. H. Ina Y. Thompson, Nashua, N. H.
Eliza G. Hill, Salem.
Helen W. Houghton, Lynn. Mabel F. Hussey, Lynn. Catherine S. Hutcherson, Lynn. Mary M. Hutchinson, Appleton, Wis. Sophia H. Jenkins, Lynn. Alice
M. Jenks, Salem.
Kershaw, North Andover.
Mary C. Whalen, Gloucester. Emily L. Whitmore, Newburyport. Josephine Whitten, Lowell. Anna L. Wilcox, Thetford, Yt. Mary F. Wiley, Stoneham. Minnie F. Woodbury, Salem. Jane S. Worcester, Thetford, Yt.
Ellen A. Knowlton, Hamilton.
mmw Catharine F. Atwood, East Boston. B. Bloomer, Stoneham.
E. Breed, Lynn.
Brown, Andover. West Lynn.
Julia F. Callahan,
Helen B. Clarke, Portland, Me. Ellen A. Corbett, Lowell. Estelle P. Danforth, Chelsea. Addie Dodge, Hamilton. Alice M. Donohoe, Lynn.
Edwards, Merrimac. Peabody. Lynn. Forbes, Henrietta Clara S. French, Dan vers. Emma G. French, Lowell. Cora V. George, Boston. Gertrude J. Gilman, Salem. Mary C. Gray, Lyun.
Lizzie L. Ferguson,
G. Griffin, Annisquam.
Sarah H. Harlow, Maiden. Mabel W. Haskell, Salem. Hattie M. Hinds, Maplewood. Lizzie K. Hodgkins, Gloucester.
Hutchinson, Lawrence. Florence J. Hutchinson, Lynn. Ellen M. Jacobs, Littleton. Lizzie L. Jelly, Salem. Alice M. Leach, Newburyport.
Erne M. Parkhurst, Gloucester. Lynn. Fannie S. Pomeroy, Stockbridge. Fannie A. Prescott, Hookset, N. H. Mary A. Reardon, Essex. Cora B. Robinson, East Somerville. Nellie H. Rogers, Wenham. Helen J. Sanborn, North Somerville Harriet E. Sargent, Merrimac. "Minnie L. Sheldon, Manchester. Isabella T. Farrish,
Mary E. Smith, Beverly. Mary L. Smith, Peabody. Rose M. Smith, Newburyport. Abbie Story, Lynn. Edith M. Story, Essex. Abbie D. Symonds, Peabody. Alice E. Tufts, Danvers.
M. Upton, Salem.
Elizabeth Leighton, Salem.
Harriet Lund, Maplewood.
Alva B. Whitney, Salem.
Annie F. Mansfield, Lynn. Martha N. Marsh, Swampscott.
Mary J. Whittemore, Lowell. Annie E. Whittier, Lynn.
Ellen A. Merrill, East Salisbury.
Eliza J. Wilson, East Cambridge.
Delia L. Naylor, Lowell. Alice T. Owens, Lowell.
Janet H. Wilson, Salem.
F. Walker, Lowell.
(&\m g. Woburn.
Nellie T. Allen, Peabody.
Susie I. Arthur, Ipswich. Cora B. Barrelle, Lynn. Anna Batchelder, North Reading.
Flora M. Cruickshank, Ottawa, OntaAnnie B. Davis, Berwick, Me.
M. Bennett, Everett. Elizabeth W. Bond, Lynn.
A. Bowley, Lynn.
Annie E. Bullock, Manchester.
L. Bullock, Manchester.
G. Butler, Lynn.
Jennie E. Call, Lowell. Henrietta M. Carter, Orange. Sarah P. demons, Salem. Ada M. Colby, Haverhill.
Davis, North Andover. A. Davis, Lowell. K. K. Davis, Lowell.
E. Delnow, Lynn. Matilda B. Doland, Maiden. Sadie R. Edson, Lynn. [Me. Martha A. Ellery, Gloucester. Laurette H. Files, North Raymond, Harriett J. Gowing, Lynn. Katherine M. Gray, Salem.
Evelyn A. Hall, Kennebunk, Me.
Sarah M. Hobson, East Brighton, Yt. Elizabeth A. Howland, Greenfield. Annie L. Hunt, Lynn.
Mary J. Keating, Salem.
Julia A. Putney, Stoneham.
Hattie J. Roberts, Lawrence.
Althea Robinson, Salem. Christina M. Scott, Great Falls, N.H. Caroline A. Smith, Manchester. Etta L. Smith, Ipswich. M. Alice Smith, Lynn. Annie M. Spear, Salem. Emma 0. Stickney,' Salem. Nellie Stiles, Wilton, N. H.
Margaret F. Kirkpatrick, East SomerElizabeth P. Knight, Salem. Sarah E. Knights, Stoneham. Julia C. Lane, North Salem. Lucy H. Larrabee, Kennebunk, Me. Ida M. Leslie, East Boston. Jennie Lummus, Danversport. Ida E. Martin, East Salisbury.
Carrie L. Story, Beverly.
Mary E. Sullivan, Lowell. Lucy M. Taylor, Chelsea. Mary G. Thayer, Saugus Centre
Harriet L. Maynard, Lynn.
Margaret T. McCarthy, Salem. Norah F. McCarthy, Salem. Alice A. McCarty, Maiden. Florence Merchant, Gloucester. Mary E Morau, Lowell. Nellie S. Moulton, Salem.
Martha P. Ober, Salem.
Addie L. Thing, Lynn. Elvira L. Towne, Topsfield. Susan A. Twombly, Dover, N. EL Alice F. Upton, Chelsea. Bertha F. Vella, Lynn. Hannah L. Very, Salem.
Clara J. Webster, Haverhill.
Isabel M. Parks, Davenport,
Abbie M. Wetmore, Essex. Emma L. White, Wilton, N. H. Carrie L. Wiggin, Middleton.
Almira G. Peirce, Peabody. Bertha F. Perkins, Danvers. Alice M. Porter, North Somerville.
Ida F. Williams, Gloucester.
Ella L. Prime, Salem.
$m M2M). Special Students,
Advanced Class, Class A, (Senior), Class B, Class C, Class D,
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Whole number Whole number
26 67 61 79
for the term,
for the year,
STATE NORMAL SCHOOL.. ..SALEM, MASS.
This Institution was
established by the
with the liberal co-operation of the City of ^Salem and the Eastern Eailroad Com-
pany, for the direct preparation of Female Teachers to instruct in the
and High Schools required by law.
under the charge of the State Board of
Education, and of a Special Board of Visitors. elapsed since the reception of the
During the period that has
Class, in September, 1854,
one hundred seventy-four Ladies have been members of the School dred ninety of
have received diplomas, upon the honorable completion
of the prescribed course of study.
School Year The School Year
two terms, each containing nineteen weeks
study, with a week's recess near the middle of each term.
The next Term will commence on Tuesday, February Tuesday, June 25, 1878. The following term on Tuesday, January
commence on Tuesday, August
present term will close on Tuesday, January 15, 1878, with public exercises commencing at 2-J o'clock, P. M.
^Umfssfon. Candidates for admission must be at least sixteen years of age the
day of examination a satisfactory
presumed qualifications for admission
must present on
good moral character and of
to the school
intention of faithfully observing the regulations of the School, during their con-
nection with setts ;*
and of afterwards teaching in the public schools
and must pass a
satisfactory examination in Beading, Spelling, Defining,
Writing, Arithmetic, English Grammar, Geography, and the History of
A greater age and higher attainments
than those prescribed, with
in teaching, render the course of study in the Institution
* Ladies designing to teach paying $15 a term for tuition.
other States or in private schools
may be admitted by
9 Especial attention should be given to these requirements, as they will be strictly
As the appropriation made for the support of the School is limited, it may be come necessary to reduce the number of scholars hence it will be required that ;
to enter the school shall pass a very satisfactory examination.
The next Examination for admission will take place on Tuesday, Feb. 5, 1878, commencing at 8 o'clock, A. M., or as soon after that hour as candidates can reach Salem.
Ladies icho propose the
to apply for admission at that time, are requested to notify Principal of their intention as early as possible .
The Board of Education, by a vote passed January 9, 1866, prescribed the following Course of Study for the State Normal Schools: " The time of the course extends through a period of two years and is divided ;
into terms of twenty five
weeks each, with
daily sessions of not less than five hours,
days each week.
BRANCHES OF STUDY TO BE PURSUED. First Term. 1.
Arithmetic, oral and written, begun.
Grammar and Analysis
of the English Language.
Second Term. Arithmetic completed; Algebra begun. Geometry completed: Geography and History begun. Physiology and Hygiene.
2. 3. 4.
Analysis completed. Lessons once or twice a week in Botany and Zoology.
Third Term. Algebra completed Book-keeping. Geography and History completed. Natural Philosophy. Ehetoric and English Literature. Lessons once or twice a week in Mineralogy and Geology. ;
Fourth Term. Astronomy. Mental and Moral Science, including the principles and art of Reasoning. Theory and Art of Teaching,â€” including: Principles and Methods of Instruction. (1.) School Organization and Government. (2.)
Civil Polity of Massachusetts
and the United
In connection with the foregoing, constant and careful attention to be given throughout the course to drawing and delineations on the blackboard; music; spelling, with derivations and definitions reading, including analysis of sounds and vocal gymnastics; and writing. ;
10 The Latin and French languages may he pursued to the neglect of the
as optional studies, but not
General exercises in composition, gymnastics, object lessons, &c, to be con-
ducted in such a manner and at such times as the Principals shall
Lectures on the different branches pursued, and on related topics, to be given
by gentlemen from abroad, as the Board or the Visitors shall
the teachers and more advanced scholars.
order of the studies in the course
be varied in special cases, with the
approval of the Visitors,"
Graduates of the regular course
desire to prepare themselves for the high-
er departments of teaching, are permitted to take an advanced course, which occu-
and includes instruction and training in the Latin, French, and
languages, the higher mathematics, and the other branches required to
Graduates of the School
be taught in the high schools of Massachusetts.
desire to take the
Principal as early as possible.
are requested to
communicate with the
opening of the term beginning Avgust 27, 1878.)
glims anb Hfctjjobs of ^tubg anb draining.
at in this school are, the acquisition of the necessary
knowledge of the Principles and Methods of branches of study, the attainment of
Education, and of the various
the art of teaching, and the general
development of the mental powers.
the beginning to the end of the course,
pecial reference to the best lent, are
studies are conducted with es-
of teaching them.
not deemed satisfactory, unless every pupil
which she has
as well as those of their regular teacher.
and are subjected to their criticisms
Teaching exercises of various kinds
form a large and important part of the school work. ject lessons are given to classes of
able to teach others that
In every study the pupils in turn occupy tempo-
rarily the place of teacher of their classmates,
During the Senior term, oh*
primary school children, so that every pupil
experience in teaching children to
observe, think, and give expression to thought.
studies are conducted
large extent, as books of reference.
Text-books are used, to a of text-books to
avoided as far as possible, the scholars being trained to depend upon thoughts rather than words.
11 great object of the school
speak for themselves
the pupils investigate, think, and
make them independent,
discipline of the school is
do without compulsion what
Pupils are expected
as simple as possible.
improprieties of conduct.
to be unfit to
required, and to refrain
Those who are unwilling
of the Principal
assistants, are pre-
not deemed necessary to awaken a feeling of emulation, in order to induce
the scholars to perform their duties faithfully.
The ranking of
to their comparative success in their studies, is not here allowed.
tion to duty
not for the purpose of obtaining
promotions anb <&rabuatioaa.
Promotions from one
another are made at the close of each term by
of thorough written examinations.
These examination include everY
study pursued during the term, and the result in each study must be satisfactory to entitle the pupil to special examination
advance to the study next in order.
In the Senior term, a
common schools, and Young ladies whs
successfully are permitted to graduate
the branches taught in the
possess good natural abilities and right habits of study, find no serious difficu
in passing the required examinations. ITibranj,
-Apparatus, anb Utirstam.
Institution has a valuable Library, containing, in works for general refer-
ence and reading, and in taxt-bnks, about nine thousand volumes. a fair supply of philosophical apparatus, and a
It has, also,
containing a large collec-
tion of specimens illustrating various departments of science.
important addition to the means of practical instruction in Chemistry has
been made, whereby a large number of pupils can, at the same time, engage in chemical investigations, free from
danger of inhaling injurious gases.
friends of the higher education of
the Institution by
this direction will be gratefully
can confer a great benefit upon
to it* Library
A room has
been hand somely
up and furnished
for the purpose of afford-
ing facilities for instruction and training in the higher departments of drawing.
A large number of
beautiful casts, models, and patterns have been obtained f
12 London, and have been conveniently arranged
of the School advantages not formerly enjoyed.
Institute nnb $]eabobÂť gicabemn of JSaence.
The important advantages respects, unequalled
known and most Normal School. The
offered by these well
tutions are freely enjoyed by
the room, thus giving to the
useful Instilarge and, in
Cabinet belonging to the Institute and
affords rare opportunities for studies in various departments of Science;
and the instructive meetings of the Essex Institute for the discussion of Historical
Scientific subjects, possess great value for all
are interested in
study of History and of Nature. Expenses, giib, &t.
who comply with the condition of teaching in the public Massachusetts, wherever they may have previously resided. A small
free to those
paid by each pupil at the beginning of the term, for incidenta
text-books required are mostly furnished, without charge, from the School
recommended, however, that pupils should bring with them,
for purposes of reference and comparison, the text-books
they should, especially, be provided
which they have already
with a Dictionary and a recent
ing, or separate fire
paid by the pupils for board, (not usually including wash-
to the accommodations furnished.
from $4 00
to $5 00 per
board themselves can
obtain good rooms for about one dollar a week. Pupils
to the School daily
half of the usual rates, except
railroad, obtain season tickets at
on the Boston & Maine road and
For the assistance of those who find even the moderate expense of the School burdensome, the Commonwealth makes an annual appropriation of a thousand dollars.
half of this
pupils from Massachusetts
distributed at the close of each term,
merit and need the aid, in sums varying according
to the distance of their residences
$1 50 per week.
from Salem, but not exceeding in any case
In this distribution, the
term of a pupil's connection with
not reckoned, unless she enters prepared to complete the prescribed
course of study in less than two years.
also rendered, in cases of special merit
and need, from the income
fund of Five Thousand Dollars, for which the School is indebted bequest of
to the munificent