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Page 543 - God hath blessed you with a good name : to be a well-favored man is the gift of fortune, but to write and read comes by nature.
Page 2 - That the said corporation shall further have power to have and to use a common seal and to alter and change the same at its pleasure ; to sue or to be sued in any court of the United States, or other court of competent jurisdiction ; to make by-laws not inconsistent with the provisions of this act or of the Constitution of the United States ; to take or receive, whether by gift, grant, devise, bequest, or purchase, any real or personal estate...
Page 23 - Association, prepared a bill creating a Department of Education with a secretary in the President's cabinet, and...
Page 79 - March 7-9, and completed the organization of a joint commission on the national emergency in education and the program for readjustment during and after the war.
Page 2 - To elevate the character and advance the interests of the profession of teaching, and to promote the cause of popular education in the United States.
Page 453 - Secondly, however, we may say, these Historical Novels have taught all men this truth, which looks like a truism, and yet was as good as unknown to writers of history and /others, till so taught: that the bygone ages of the world (were actually filled by living men, not by protocols, statepapers, controversies and abstractions of men.
Page 544 - Then let us pray that come it may, As come it will for a' that ; That sense and worth, o'er a' the earth, May bear the gree, and a' that. For a
Page 5 - ... the said corporation so existing, to the same effect as if such new corporation had itself incurred the obligation or liability to pay such debt or damages, and no action or proceeding before any court or tribunal shall be deemed to have abated or been discontinued by reason of this act. SEC.
Page 441 - Consequently, education in a democracy, both within and without the school, should develop in each individual the knowledge, interests, ideals, habits, and powers whereby he will find his place and use that place to shape both himself and society toward ever nobler ends.
Page 45 - That the conference holds that the most important of all the measures of social reconstruction must be a genuine nationalization of education, which shall get rid of all class distinctions and privileges, and bring effectively within the reach, not only of every boy and girl, but also of every adult citizen, all the training, physical, mental and moral, literary, technical, and artistic of which he is capable.

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