My Mary Hicks
Osroe's knocking at thy door,
Just as he's knocked so oft before,
Doesn't he become a bore?
For he keeps coming 'more and more,
And he's calling as of yore,
"Mary Hicks, my Mary Hicks."
Listen to his sweet...
I stood a t the foot of a ladder,
And it looked so very high-
, It really seemed to me its top
Was resting 'gainst the sky.
And as I stood gazing upward,
In the clouds I could plainly see
vVritten in golden letters,
"The Ladder of...
Beaver Murdock Academy--Beaver (Beaver County, Utah); School yearbooks
The Philomathean Club. During the year 1915, eight live, active students, after much seriousness, organized a club which they christened the "Philomathean," meaning "Love of learning and letters." From that day until the present the club has been...
His Last Ride Into the path of the sinking sun O'er the far horizon's rim He's gone, a smile in his kindly eyes A song in the heart of him. Gone with the friends of his Yesterdays Where the souls of men ride free And the stars look down on a...
THE FIRST DANCE ORCHESTRA IN BEAVER
Horace A. Skinner told of the first dance orchestra in Beaver, with William McGarry as first violinist, Alma Crosby, second violin, and Mrs. William McGarry, acccordion. They were hired by the year and paid by...
34 SOUTHERN BRANCH
DOMESTIC SCIENCE AND ARTS.
Hand Models. This work consists of making all varieties of stitches used in plain sewing and embroidery. The student makes a set of models,3comprising the various stitches,...
35 STATE NORMAL SCHOOL.
Basketry and Cardboard Work. This course offers instruction in the weaving of plain and fancy baskets in rattan and splint, the use of raffia in making various articles, and the cutting, folding and making of...
36 SOUTHERN BRANCH
Typewriting. The work includes instruction in the care and mechanism of the typewriter; exercises in the fingering, practice in writing business letters, legal forms, specifications, tabulated statements, and general work...
36 SOUTHERN BRANCH.
Much field work is-done during the fall months and the student led to observe and investigate for himself.
Special attention is paid in class to discussion of the laws of Biology; and original papers required-the...
37 STATE NORMAL SCHOOL.
This course also includes talks on the use of each model, and upon the process of manafacture of the fabric used.
Garment Work and Dressmaking. Instruction is given in the use of paterns and original...
40 SOUTHERN BRANCH.
corporations, business papers, liens, guaranty, insurance, real estate and personal property.
Three hours per week throughout the year.
Commercial Geography. A course in Commercial Geography will be given to those who...
special attention being paid to digestion and absorption. The latter part of the course consists of elementary work in bacteriology to give the student an idea of the nature and growth of micro-organism.
Three hours class work and two...
Garment Work and Dressmaking. Instruction is given in the use of paterns and original design, and each student selects materials, plans, cuts, fits and finishes, one three-piece suit of plain underwear, two unlined , shirt-waists, one...
wall-pockets, picture frames, cones, lamp shades, plain and fancy boxes.
Two hours per week throughout the ,year.
Food. A study of the following topics will be made in the order to best fit into the...
tures are, no position, writing, no shading, and no detatching of vowels. These advantages enable the student to master the principle in a short time and to begin work from dictation early in the course.
Daily throughout the year.
Rapid Calculation. The work in Rapid Calculation makes the student able to add and multiply as rapidly as he can read figures, and to solve problems in interest, discount, bills and prices with rapidity, accuracy and ease. He learns from...
23 STATE NORMAL SCHOOL.
sist of lecture work and laboratory practice, which will include a study of foods, their sources, composition, preparation, digestibility, and function in the body. The work taken up in the second half-year will...
31 STATE NORMAL SCHOOL.
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,...
32 SOUTHERN BRANCH
stitching, hemming, overcasting, felling, gathering, buttonholes, loops and eyelets; also darning, embroidery matching, glove mending, and making seams, fastening, plackets, gussets, etc.
This course also includes...