24 SOUTHERN BRANCH
The cost of materials for the course need not exceed $1.50 for one year.
4 recitations per week throughout the year.
Physical Culture.-The aim is rather to contribute to health and habit of posture than to accomplish feats of strength. During the winter months instruction is given in gymnastics, dumb-bells, clubs, and wands. In autumn and spring time the work will consist of basket-ball, tennis, croquet, baseball, etc Required of all first year students. Optional with others.
2 hours per week during the year.
Students may elect work in tennis or basket-ball. Application for these games should be made to the instructor.
The regulation gymnastic suit-divided skirt, loose waist, and shoes-will be required. Suits will be cared for without extra fee for those who hold cloak room checks.
Bookkeeping (a).-In this course the student will be thoroughly drilled in the principles which underlie bookkeeping, special attention being given to the methods of closing books, making out statements, trial balances and invoices, and to other details connected with the course.
3 hours per week first half-year.
Bookkeeping (b) -In this course the work is largely individual. The student buys and sells as in actual business, dealing with commission, merchandise, banking, manufacturing, jobbing, insurance, etc. Receipts, checks, notes, currency, deeds, leases, mortgages, bills of exchange, insurance policies, and other forms of commercial paper found in the general routine of business are used.
3 hours per week throughout the year.
Stenography.-A course in the Gregg system of shorthand. The system is adapted perfectly to the hand, the shape of the charac-