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All students have access to these from 8:30 a. m. to 5:00 p. m. on school days. By special arrangement, students may have access to the library on holidays. No charge whatever is made for the use of the books and magazines. For the year 1907-8 the library will have a great many volumes added to it.
Recognizing the importance of the care and culture of the human body, the school has made provision for giving the students a chance to do physical culture work. Gymnasium apparatus of modern type has been furnished; and through the efforts of the Athletic Association, outdoor sports, basket-ball, base-ball, tennis, and croquet have been provided for.
The aim of this department is to keep in good form the bodies of the students already healthy and strong, and to correct any defects in the bodies of students having injurious habits or tendencies. To accomplish these results, proper gymnasum exercises and outdoor games under the direction of a well-qualified instructor are given.
MANUAL TRAINING SHOPS.
A separate building has been erected for the work in Manual Training. Modern benches, lathes, scroll-saws, forges, and tools of all kinds for work in wood and metals are provided.
This department is provided with a model kitchen, a dining room a sewing room with the necessary machines, etc., required for thorough and practical work.
There is also in this department, a sample room where food constituents are exhibited at the various stages of manufacture. The percentage, composition and various combinations of food materials are also shown.