payment of all martriculation fees; fifty appointments to these scholarships, each for a term of four years, may be made annually; provided that any holder of free scholarships who shall have obtained the same prior to January 1, 1900, is hereby granted an extension of scholarship, making it valid for a term of four years."
This act took effect on the first day of July, 1900.
RREQUIREMENTS FOR ADMISSION.
Normal Course. Applicants for admission to the first year of the Normal School must be at least fifteen years of age, and must pass satisfactory examination in arithmetic, English Grammar and composition, physiology, geography and United States history, reading and spelling. The required work in these studies is as follows
Arithmetic. As treated in Southworth's Essentials of Arithmetic, Book II., Werner's Arithmetic, Book III., or an equivalent.
Geography. A knowledge of the relative locations of principal nations and names and locations of their capitals and chief cities; a good knowledge of the principal river and mountain systems of the earth ; the chief industries and products of the principal nations; a minute knowledge of the United States, and particularly of Utah will be required. The advanced natural geography will furnish needful preparations.
English Grammar, Composition, Reading and Spelling. The applicant should be able to recognize and define all the parts of speech and to tell their respective varieties; to define nouns and pronouns and understand their properties, to compare adjectives and adverbs; to explain regular and irregular, transitive and intransitive