Ancient History. The work of this course is based on original documents and extracts from contemporaneous writers. While the ground usually gone over in Ancient History is covered, certain movements and important epochs are emphasized, a thoro study of a few carefully selected groups of facts take the place of the more vague and general consideration of the great mass of history.
Four hours per week throughout the year.
Mediaeval and Modern History. This covers in substance Mediaeval Times as Ancient History does Ancient Times.
American History and Civics. A thorough elementary course in national history, preceded by a review of the periods of exploration and colonization. The work in civics is introduced in connection with the study of national development and includes a somewhat thoro treatment of the following topics: History of the town meeting, parishes, townships, and counties in colonial times; governments of the colonies; Articles of Confederation ; state governments ; origin and growth of the Constitution; government of cities; the origin and growth of political parties; territorial acquisitions. Par-