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L. Kittredge, '82, Dr. Moses Merrill, sion is that it is a trophy for winning '56, and Rev. E. E. Hale, '39, also a boat-race or other athletic event. spoke. The exercises were closed by This, however, is only my supposition, the singing of a hymn composed by and the letters of the word Swiveller the Rev. A. M. Lord, '83. At the may be initials of men's names or of a dinner at Hotel Vendome, Boston, in sentence. If you will kindly publish the evening, Prof. G. L. Kittredge, this note some of your readers may be '82, presided and introduced the able to give me an accurate history of speakers : W. C. Collar, h '70, the the cup, which I should much like to Rev. James De Normandie, t '62, the have." Rev. G. A. Gordon, '81, Dr. William Venerable Madeira. — The late WilEverett, '59, Lieut.-Gov. Wolcott, '70, liam Minot, '36, had preserved a botCol. J. T. Wheelwright, '76, the Rev. tle of madeira which belonged to his A. M. Lord, '83, Asst. Sec. of the father, William Minot, 1802, who was Treasury C. S. Hamlin, '83, and Mr. the secretary of his class, and, though Daniel. Music was furnished by a he survived all his classmates, left the quartet from the Harvard Glee Club. bottle of class wine unopened. The

Among the officers of the Worcester wine is still sound, though somewhat North Medical Society, elected April too old, and it has been suggested that 23, are the following Harvard men: it be preserved to be drunk by the deL. G. Chandler, m '71, pres. ; C. W. scendants in 1902. The bottle is of Spring, m '84, sec., and member of generous size, of very dark glass, and library com. ; E. J. Cutter, '77, coun- bears a raised medallion with the words cilor and censor; F. H. Thompson, “ Class of 1802,” in raised letters. Atm '70, councilor and member of nomi- tached to the bottle is a card bearing nating com.; A. P. Mason, '79, censor the following inscription : and librarian; H. H. Lyons, m '81, “ On the 31 Dec. 1829 the followcensor and member of library com.; ing Gentlemen members of the Class C. H. Rice, m '66, member of library Club of 1802 assembled at the house committee.

of Wm. Minot, viz., James T. Austin, At the thirty-third annual meeting Luther Faulkner, Chas. W. Greene, of the General Theological Library, Sam. Greele, Rich. D. Harris, W. Miheld in Boston, April 15, 1895, the not, Jno. Randall, Rob. Rogers, and following Harvard men were elected Alex. Townsend. It was proposed that officers : William Claflin, h '69, pres.; the Meeting should be annual and that A. H. Rice, h '76, and W. S. Apple- the same gents. or the survivors should ton, '60, directors ; Andrew Fiske, '75, meet on the last day of every year. A necrologist.

bottle of Class wine (to which this laInformation Wanted. Robert bel is attached) was sealed, and it was Sedgwick, 45 William St., New York, resolved that it should be opened by N. Y., writes: “I have a pewter cup, the last survivor at the melancholy anwithout a handle, on which is en- niversary which should leave him a solgraved the word S. W. I. V. E. L. L. itary member of the Club, and that he E. R. in capital letters with a full should then drink to the Memory of his stop after each one. The cup came

ded. friends. This bottle is to be del. to me from my father, who graduated by W. Minot's Extrs. to any surviving in the class of 1846, and my impres- member of the Club, who is requested


to exhibit it at the next ensuing anni- gard to Municipal Control of Gas and versary and to beg his surviving friends Electric Plants,” has been issued in a to cherish his memory. He now as- pamphlet of sixty pages. sures these friends of his affectionate Frank Vogel, '87, has edited Peter regard : he begs them to accept his Schlemihls Wundersame Geschichte by wishes for their happiness and welfare Chamisso, for the series of German in this world and in the next, where texts published by Henry Holt & Co., he reverently hopes, thro the great New York. The text is enlivened by Goodness of Almighty God, they and Cruikshank's illustrations. he may all be permitted to meet in Benjamin W. Wells, '77, has repeace and glory.

printed from the Sewanee Review for WM. MINOT." August, an article on “ The Evolution The bottle itself is now in the pos- of French Criticism.”

In the same session of William Minot, third of the review for May he discussed “ Conname, who graduated from the Law temporary French Poets." School in 1868.

Fitzedward Hall, ’46, under the ti

tle “Two Trifles : I. A Rejoinder. LITERARY NOTES.

II. Scientist, with a Preamble," has

printed for private circulation some of To avoid misunderstanding, the Editor begs his recent philological discussions. to state that copies of books by or about Harvard men should be sent to the Magazine if a review Prof. E. S. Morse, h '92, has issued is desired. In no other way can a complete reg. in pamphlet form his address “On ister of Harvard publications be kept. Writers

the Importance of Good Manners.” of articles in prominent periodicals are also requested to send to the Editor copies, or at least

To the Archaeologist for February the titles, of their contributions. Except in rare Prof. W. H. Siebert, '89, contributed instances, space will not permit mention of con

an account of “The Underground tributions to the daily and weekly press.

Railroad in Ohio," The English Club of the University In Longman's English Classic series, of Nebraska has begun publishing The R. W. Herrick, '90, edits George Nebraska Literary Magazine, in the Eliot's “Silas Marner;" Prof. G. R. first (May) number of which is an ar- Carpenter, '86, Defoe's “ History of ticle, “Memories,” by G. E. Wood- the Plague in London ;" J. G. Crosberry, '77, and an account (with por- well, '73, Macaulay's Essay on Milton; trait) of Mr. Woodberry, by Roland G. P. Baker, '87, Shakespeare's “A P. Gray.

Midsummer Night's Dream.” In the New World for June J. W. Ginn & Co. announce “Responsive Chadwick, t '64, wrote on Frances Readings,” originally selected for use Power Cobbe.

in Appleton Chapel, by the Rev. Henry Eliot Norton, '85, described the van Dyke, h '94. Harvard Law School in the June and The Cincinnati Civil Service Reform July numbers of the American Univer- Association has printed the address by sity Magazine. In the May number, Charles B. Wilby, '70, on “ Municipal F. W. Coburn, '91, discussed “Col- Reform impossible under the Spoils lege-Bred Artists."

System." “ The Argument of the Hon. W. E. The Bulletin of the Geographical Russell, '77, at the Hearing before the Club of Philadelphia for March conCommittee on Manufactures in Re- tains “Some Facts about Alsace and

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Lorraine," with illustrations and a The Henry T. Thomas Co. has remap, by Thomas W. Balch, '90. cently published a subscription edition

Dr. S. A. Green, '51, read before of “The Building of a Nation" by the Mass. Historical Society, on May Henry Ganett, s '69. 9, “A List of Commencement Days at Percy W. MacKaye, '97, is the Harvard College, 1642–1700.” author of a humorous poem entitled

In the School Review for June, Prof. Johnny Crimson, a Legend of Hollis W. G. Hale, '70, discussed “The Pro- Hall." posed Six-year Latin Course."

Prof. Edward Channing, '78, has “The Free Soil Party in Wiscon- written for the “Cambridge Historisin,” by Theo. C. Smith, '92, has been cal Series” a book entitled « The reprinted from the Proceedings of the United States of America, 1765–1861.” Wisconsin State Historical Society (Macmillan : New York.) (Madison, Wis.).

The Church Social Union of CamThe Brief Biographical Sketch of bridge has published in pamphlet form William Davis Ticknor, founder of “ The Railroad Strike of 1894," by the Boston publishing house, which Prof. W.J. Ashley, and “The Church was prepared for volume v of the of the World,” by the Rev. R. A. Hol“Memorial Biographies” of the New- land, '88. England Historic Genealogical Soci- Dr. Benjamin Rand, '79, has in press ety, by his son, Howard Malcolm Tick- “A Bibliography of Economics,” emnor,' 56, has been reprinted for private bracing the more important English, distribution in a pamphlet form, with French, German, and Italian authoria portrait etched by S. A. Schoff. ties on general economic literature. “ Real Bi-Metallism :

“ The Theory of Evolution and so Coin versus False Coin, A Lesson cial Progress,” by Prof. Joseph Le for Coin's Financial School,'” is a Conte, s '51, was printed in the Monist recent contribution by Everett P. for July. Wheeler, l '59, to the “ sound money" The August Review of Reviews cause. (Putnam : New York.) prints "A Character Sketch of Theo

Henry T. Finck, '76, has brought dore Roosevelt,” '80, with portrait and out a new book of travel, entitled illustrations. “ Lotos Time in Japan.” (Scribner : Wm. Brewster, '79, has edited MiNew York.)

not's “ Land-birds and Game-birds of Stephen B. Stanton, '87, has pub- New England," adding a list of spelished in the American Law Register cies not found in the original. and Review for Feb., 1895, an article Pres. W. DeW. Hyde, '79, of Bowon“ Mandamus as a Means of Settling doin, has recently published “Outlines Strikes.”

of Social Theology." J. R. Bridge, '84, has, in the Arena A. McF. Davis, s '54, has made“ An for April, an article on “Helen Pe- Analysis of the Early Records of Hartrovna Blavatsky."

vard College, 1636–1750,” printed as “Infection and Immunity, with Spe- No. 50 of Harvard Library Bibliocial Reference to the new Diphtheria graphical Contributions. Anti-Toxine,” by Charles R. Bardeen, C. K. Bolton, '90, prints “A Descrip'93, has been published by C. W. Bar- tive Catalogue of Posters, Chiefly deen, Syracuse, N. Y.

American,” in his collection.

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“ Tales of the Fairies and of the Lewis Hancock, '78, has appeared in Ghost World, Collected from Oral pamphlet form. Tradition in South-west Munster,” is F.J. Stimson, '76, contributed to the the latest work of Jeremiah Curtis, June Political Science Quarterly “ The '63. (Little, Brown & Co. : Boston.) Modern Use of Injunctions,” an ad

The Massachusetts Anti-Double- dress delivered by him to the Young Taxation League has published, and is Men's Democratic Club of Mass. circulating, “ Double Taxation in Mas- W. F. Ganong, '87, now

an insachusetts ; a full Exposition of the structor at Smith College, reprints Injustice and Inexpediency of Parts from the Bulletin of the New Brunsof the Taxation System in Massachu- wick Natural History Society “An setts,” by R. H. Dana, '74.

Outline of Phytobiology, with Special S. R. Miner, '88, has printed his ad- Reference to the Study of its Problems dress, “Queen Esther at Wyoming," by Local Botanists, and Suggestions on the occasion of the 116th anniver- for a Biological Survey of Acadian sary of the massacre.

Plants." Thomas Cushing, '34, has recently Prof. Paul H. Hanus has reprinted published an interesting sketch of from the School Review, for May, 1894, Chauncy Hall School, Boston, with a his article on “University Inspection catalogue of teachers and pupils. The of Secondary Schools and the Schools School was founded in 1828 by G. F. Examination Board of Harvard UniThayer, h '55, and Mr. Cushing's ac- versity.” count comes down to 1894. He was Dr. W. L. Phelps, p '91, is editing himself connected with the school for a volume of Chapman's plays for the forty-five years, thirty-nine of which “Mermaid Series." he was its principal.

F. A. Fernald, '82, is "editor and Prof. E. C. Pickering, s '65, has re- publisher” of Our Language, devoted printed from The Astrophysical Jour- to Speling-riform niuz and dhi diskunal articles on “ Discovery of Variable shun ov kweschunz in alfabetiks.” Stars from their Photographic Spec- This journal, “publisht munthli, at 3 tra,” and “T Andromedae. Eclipse Bond St., New York,” is in its sekund of Jupiter's Fourth Satellite, Feb. 19, volume ; “ dhi klub rêt is Ten kopiz 1895.” From the same journal are re- for $4.00 or Fàiv kopis for $2.00. No printed “Stars having Peculiar Spec- charj for postêj is mêd widhin dhi tra. Eleven new Variables by Stars," Postal Union.” The editor announces by M. Fleming, and “Photographic that "dhi speling ov dhis pêper iz not Observations of Eclipses of Jupiter's propôzd for jeneral adopshun. It iz Satellites."

yûzd hîr for prezent konvînyens and Eliot Norton, '85, has issued in pam- wil bî supersîded hwen a môr nîrli phlet “A Simple Purchase and Sale perfekt môd haz bin agrid upon.” through a Stockbroker.”

A Midsummer Night's Dream,” W. F. Apthorp, '69, has translated edited by H. H. Furness, '54, is an“ Jaques Damour and other Stories." nounced by J. B. Lippincott Co. (Copeland & Day: Boston.)

A second edition has appeared of “ Golden Facts and Silver Fictions,” “On the Wooing of Martha Pitkin,” an address delivered before the Texas by C. K. Bolton, '90. Bankers' Association at Galveston, by Charles Scribner's Sons announce

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“ Lotus-Time in Japan,” by Henry T. Atlantic Monthly. (June.) “Mars-The Finck, '76; and “The Making of the Water Problem,” Percival Lowell, '76. – Nation,” by Gen. Francis A. Walker, (July.) “The Ship of State and the h '83.

Stroke of Fate," Wm. Everett, '59; “An

Architect's Vacation Contributions to the projected Eng

Rural England,” lish Dialect Dictionary from this side R. S. Peabody, '66; “A Philosopher with

an Eye for Beauty,” R. B. Hale, '91; of the water should be sent through

“ The Song of the Veery," H. van the American Dialect Society, of which Dyke, h '94; “The Elizabethan Sea Mr. E. H. Babbitt, '86, Columbia Col. Kings," John Fiske, '63; “Mars lege, New York city, is secretary. Canals," P. Lowell, '76. — (August.) “E.

The following articles by Prof. J. H. R. Hoar,” Sonnet, D. E. Ware, '52 ; Wigmore, '83, have recently appeared : “French and English Churches,” R. S. American Law Review, Nov. – Dec., Peabody, '66;“ Mars - Oases,” P. Lowell, 1894, “ American Naturalization and "76; “Pres. Polk's Diary,” J. S. Schouler, the Japanese ;" Harvard Law Review, '59; “ The Wrongs of the Juryman,” H. Dec., 1894, “The Tripartite Division N. Shepard, '71. of Torts ;” Proceedings of the American

Century Magazine. (June.) “The New

Public Library in Boston,” Lindsay Bar Association for 1894, “ A Principle Swift, »77; “Tribulations of a Cheerful of Legal Education.”

Giver,” W. D. Howells, h '67. — (July). Prof. S. Waterhouse, s '53, has re

“Bryant and the Berkshire Hills," printed his address on “The National Arthur Lawrence, '63. Need of an Immediate Construction Charities Review. (April.) Charity of the Nicaragua Canal,” delivered Work of Harvard,” Raymond Calkins, by him before the Transmississippi '90; “Excise and Charity in Buffalo," Commercial Congress.

Frederic Almy, '80. (May.)

“Some E. P. Dutton & Co. have published Discursive Remarks on Charity," C. J. “Herald Sermons,” by George H. Bonaparte, '71.

Educational Review. (May.) Hepworth, t'55. D. Appleton & Co. announce the lation of Science and History,” W. S.

Jackman, '84. - (June.) “Need of Geopublication of “The Art of Newspa- graphy in the University,” W. M. Davis, per-Making,” by Charles A. Dana, '43.

Forum. (May.) “ Can We Revive the Houghton, Mifflin & Co. have pub- Olympic Games ?” Paul Shorey, '78; lished “Religious Progress,” by Alex- McMaster's “ History of the People of the ander V. G. Allen, h '86.

United States," A. B. Hart, '80. — (June.) “ Explorations in the Mississippi “ Growth of American Nationality,” F. A. Basin,” by Justin Winsor, '53, is an- Walker, h '83; “A Rational Correlation nounced by Houghton, Mifflin & Co.

of School Studies," J. M. Rice, s '62; Macmillan & Co. will soon publish

College Finances - The Best Invest“Louis Agassiz: His Life, Letters, and ment,” C. F. Thwing, '76; “The Great

Libraries of the United States," Herbert Works," by Jules Marcou.

Putnam, '83. — (August.) “The Twentieth Ce


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ury,” H. B. Brown, L. S., '59. N. E. Historical and Genealogical

Register. (July.) “Chief Justice of the Annals of the American Academy (June). United States, or Chief Justice of the “Uniform State Legislation,” F. J. Stim- Supreme Court of the United States," W. Bon, '76.

A. Richardson, '43.



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