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Calendar, changes in ..::.:.:.· 520
California, pearl fisheries of ....... 276

Olive industry of ........... 611
University of ...

. . . . . . . . . 665
Calvin John, his theological views .... 343
Camphor, its production and uses .... 345
Canaan, conquest of by Egypt ...: 867, 872

Babylonian influences in . .....870-872
The language of ...........872
High state of civilization ........872

Israelite invasion of . :::::.... 874
Canal, Germany's new, for ships . . .211-212
Carbon, atoms of, in combustion . ....

II, 14, 16-18, 685
Carbonic acid gas in the air. ....... 585
In the leaves of plants. ...,

:::::::..677
Carborundrum, manufacture of, at Niagara

Falls ..
Carey Mr. W. P., his estimate of Washing-
ton . .

:::....856
Chamberlain Joseph, English radical states-
man. .

..885-887
Chastellux Marquis de, his estimate of
Washington. ::::::::::::

.....855
Chatsworth, magnificent show place and

symbol of knowledge ......... I
Chemical change electrical . .......888
Chemistry, new light in .... .::..679
Chicago, University of ........ 660-663
Chickamauga-Chattanooga National Mili-

tary Park ...............424
China, extent of .............218

And opium ..............252

Its sacred literature .......... 798
Chinese Scriptures . ...........492

The five classics ............494

The four books. ... ........496
Cholera in the light of medical science . 376-362
Civilization, the dawn of, in Egypt and

Babylonia; by Prof. G. Maspero ... 132
The unity of ...

cury. : :... . . . . . . . . 239
Coffee growing in Mexico. ........ 282

In Venezuela : ............858
Coinage and coinage conclusions, John

Sherman on ............479, 482

History and theory of ...
Colorado in the making of the West, by

S. K. Hooper ............. III
Color-vision experiences of John Dalton . 372
Columbia College, New York, historical
sketch of ....:::·.:.:.

... 574-576
Columbus, voyages and discoveries before

483-489
Gets his first glimpse of continental land

at the mouth of the Orinoco . ....859
Decides that it is not a continent .:. 860
Thereby ga ve Vespucius his opportunity

to send report of a new world ......861
Commerce, talks about; six papers ...,

351-356, 448-455, 545-550, 646-650, 740-745

844-847
Commerce, earliest beginnings of ..... 351
By barter ............... 354

.... 354
Ancient commerce ........... 355
The Arab and Bedouin traders . ....448
Egyptian ....

......... 449
Phenician . . . . . . . . . . . .

........... 450-453
Tyre. ...

. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 452
Palmyra . · · · · ·...

...454
Alexandria. ..........:::. 455
Conditions essential to commerce: (1) The

right of property. .......... 545
(2) Freedom of labor and exchange . . 546

PAGE
(3) Diversity of natural resources and

of tastes and wants .:.:.:;540
(4) Means of easy transportation, roads,

rivers ........... 547-548
Italian cities in commerce ....... 54
Sea-going commerce .......... 646
Use of the compass . ..
Portuguese voyages to India . .....648
Spain in America . ..........
The Dutch in India . .
Great mercantile companies . ..... 740
The English East India Company . . 741-743
The Dutch ............... 744
The Hudson's Bay Company ...... 744
The South Sea Company. ... ..... 745
The importance of freedom of trade . . .844
British free-trade system ........ 846

Foreign trade of the United States . . .847
Commerce in human progress. .....
Babylonian ...

.« 868
Semitic element in it. ...
Phænician developments of . .

Tyre as a seat of ............878
Confucianism as religion . .....
Confucius, career of ...........492
Congress of Vienna ........... 284
Connecticut in 1700 ..

: .....569
Cook, Prof. Josiah B. on the physics of
fire .....:::::::

. 16-18
Cornell University, at Ithaca, N. Y., his-

torical sketch of . ......... 579,580
Cotton-seed oil, production of ......275
Cromwell, Swinburne on ......... 330
Cuba, rebellions in ...........
Culture, the true dawn of .........686
Dalton John, a hero of self-culture and of

science, biographical sketch of . . . 369-375
Darwin, doubtful character of his explana-

tion of evolution .....13, 40, 42, 45, 46
Dawson, Sir William, F.R. S., the chain of
Dawson, Sir William, F
life traced backward to the Cambrian age

582-595
Life before the Cambrian ..... 782–786
Deaf, the pure oral education of ...921-923
Death, experience of , ...,

. . . . . 429
Delsarte, biographical sketch of ..... 156
Diamonds, new methods of making . ... II
Diphtheria, the new treatment of .... 24-26

Diphtheria and the schools . ..... 72-75
Anti-toxin and diphtheria ...

509
Discovery Day and Independence Day . . 242
Dickens, reasons for reading .......711
Disease, the electrical cure of, suggested by
Mr. Tesla ..

810
Dog, the, in ancient religion. ...... 590
Dolbear, Prof. A. E., on life from a physical

standpoint . .............. 339
Dutch, the name .............695
Earth, the motions of .......... 9

The age of ............... 10

Present interior conditions of ...... 10
Eden, The Garden of, in Babylonia . . . . 800
Education in early New England ... 387-390
Eleusinian sacrament among the Greeks. : 797
England and America . ....

. . . . . . . . . 809
English army reform . ..

lish army reform. . . . . . . . . . . 254
The English Republic . .....

:::::... 299
English elections and prime ministers . . 338
Egypt, Life in ancient, by Adolf Erman . 133

Egyptians African .,..
Maspero on the dawn of civilization in , 132
The land of the Nile ..........161
The Nile river system. ........ 163

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0

184

540

,:.. 215

PAGE
Egypt, Delta of the Nile. . ;
w e. . . .

Franklin, portrait of ..... facing page 657

. . . . . . 165
Annual flood . ............. 166

French Guiana and convict matters :: .257
System of tillage ...

Genius, is it disease ............30
Story of the hieroglyphics ....... 169

Lombroso's false view of . ....... 30
Residence of the kings. ........170 That of Shakespeare . ......... 70
Temples . .............. 170, 171 Origin of, in creative motherland . 46, 70-72
Tombs. ...:::

....171 Geology, concise view of, from Geikie..5-7
Governing class and peoples of . . . 172-174 Ginseng .......

..::· 345
Earliest history of ........... 175 Good roads, the work of Col. Albert A. Pope 303
The Sphinx and the great pyramids . . . 176 Governors of all American states. ....626
Ideas as to the use of the tomb ..... 177 Governing heads of all foreign nations . .625
Thebes magnificentcapitalof Egypt B. C. Government, nature of ..........441
1500-900. .............. 178

Founded on experience, not theory . . .443
Memphis the oldest capital. ....

Patriarchal system of.......... 445
The gods of Egypt :........ 180-183 Israelite, or Mosaic ........ 446, 447
Belief in future life . .

Athenian democracy .......... 536
Egypt's “Book of the Dead” ... 189-801 The Roman republic ......

537
Egypt in the dawn of history. ... 161-184 The Roman empire . . . . . . . . . . 538
Early Egyptian astronomy ....... 247 Anglo-Saxon and Norman ..

539
Later history of Egypt. .... . . 254

English parliamentary ....
Woman in Egypt ....... ..255 Absolutism in Europe. ...,

544
Egypt and commerce ......... 866 The French revolution and Code Napo-
By nature a land of merchants. .... 871 leon ...........::::: · 541
Conquest of Canaan , .....867, 872-873 The Confederate Colonial, during the
The Israelites in ........... 874

American Revolution ........636
Eliot George, a judgment on ....... 211

The American Constitution .....638-642
Elections in England, method of. ....714 Washiygton's influence on .....:.726
Electricity, universal possibilities of ...684 The presidents after Washington . .727-734

Amount of which atoms carry . ....865 Legislative branches of the American 831-834
Electric belts .............. 520

The supreme judicial branch . ... 834-835
Electric furnace, Moissan's.

The state, county, and municipal sys-
Electric force in all nature, Newton's idea of 683 tems. ...

.....836-837
Faraday on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 683

The individual citizen under . .....923
J. Clerk Maxwell on ....
:::::::::.683

The franchise ............. 924
Eliot, President, on Harvard University

Woman suffrage . .........924-925
ideals .............. 308-311 Responsibility of the voter. ...... 926
Elizabeth, Queen, how she won North Need for instruction in .........927

America . ............666-670 The political primaries...
Greatness of her reign .........667 Grant, General, recollections of, by Gen.
English seamanship under . .... 667–668 0. O. Howard ............ 127

Destruction of Spanish Armada . . . 669-670 Compared with Lee as a general .... 433
Events'of the month . . 216, 279, 340, 437, 539 As president, John Sherman on ....479
614, 721, 822, 916 Grevy and Carnot ...

...816
Evolution, the principle of, in nature . . 40-47 Gravity, Faraday's belief that it is electric
Explorations in the Atlantic ....... 485 cal...................683

Circumnavigation of Africa . .. ...486 Greek poetry, volume on the growth and
Reaches India by the way of Good Hope : 487 influence of, by Prof. R. C. Jedd ....131
Discovers South America . ....... 487. Gun manufacture, new Maxim plan of . .611

Its rule in India ........ ...488 Harran, northern trade center of Babylo-
Faithfull, death of Miss Emily . ..... 204 nians ................. 870
Faraday, his electrical views not yet justly Harrison, Ex-President, on reconstruction
recognized . ...
.... 13, 14

782-786
Failed to apply his electrical knowledge Harvard University, athletics at and Presi.
to vitality ..::,:: ;::.

....... 14

dent Eliot on .....

on..::::::.. 75-78
His views reasserted by Helmholtz . . 16, 17 President Eliot on ideals of.... 308-311
Sketch of his views. :..

h of his views. . . . . . . . . . 38,39 Historical sketch of, and present condi-
His theory of electric force in all nature . 683 tion ............... 566-568
His belief that gravity is electrical ...683 Hehrew development, two periods of ...688
His conviction of the upiversal possibili

Earliest form of Hebrew Bible. ..... 690
ties of electricity ...........684

Earliest Bible idea. ...

: . . . . . . . . . . 691
On electricity in all matter. ......862 Dates and order of contents of Hebrew
His idea of electro-chemical decomposi.

Bible ............... 691 pote
tion ................ 864 Hellriegel, Professor Hermann, death of . . 704
Field, Eugene, in memoriam .......604 Helmholtz, scientific leader of Europe . . 13
Finance of the United States, John, Sher-

Re-asserted electrical views of Faraday , 16, 17
man on ............471, 477, 480

Sketch of this re-assertion ...... 38, 39
Fire, the physics of ..........16-18 Hodgkins Thomas G., trust fund given by,
Flying machine probabilities. ....

for study of the nature and properties of
Fox, Charles James, his estimate of Wash-

atmospheric air in connection with the
ington . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 057

welfare of man ........ 390, 811, 889
Franklin, Benjamin, how the London Royal Homeric Poems, the ........... 794

Society scoffed at his earliest researches Howells Mr. W. D., on Abraham Lincoln
Prize essays on ............ 702

..... 702 as the first American .......... 606

. . .92

.

PAGE
India, the Tantras ............ 416

Ethical instruction .......... 316
Learning by memory only . ......417
Primitive culture in survival. ...417, 418
Moon worship in India . ........419
Delhi, the Rome of Asia . .......420

Benares ...:: : ;. · · · · ·..420
Inspiration, origin of the idea of ..... 794
Early Hebrew ...

: :::::....... 797
Hebrew and early Christian theory of . . 798
Israelites in Egypt and exodus from . ...874

Invasion of Canaan ...........
Character of culture . .........
Method of conquest.
Later history of ....
Conception of deity under King David . 879

Worship and morals . ........ 880
Institute, The French, the centenary of . .607
Intemperance compared with war .....815
Japan, rapid development of ....... 704
Jerusalem, earlier name Uru-Salim, City of

the God of Peace ............ 871
Character in history .......... 880
Present condition of ...

. . . . . . 875

Balti

mate of :::::jin the air ...... 500

PAGE
Human Progress, general conception of the

story of ... :
Human Progress, The Story of; 1. the geo-

logical story . :::::::::::::
The archaeological story ........
Primitive man, the anthropological story ;
I. The story of the carth's surface, of
conditions of climate and of the develop-
ment of life on the earth, before man; II.
The six ice ages of primitive time; III.
Man and the man-like apes; IV. The
making of man; V. The races of primi.
tive man ............... 47-60
The Dawn of History: I. Babylonia. 97-110

II. Egypt. .......... 161-184
III. India ....... 225-239, 312-326
IV. Later India and recent India . 404-420

V. China ...........489-498
VI. Persia . .......

.. 596-603
General beginnings : place of the He-
brew Bible . .

..686-694
The origin and development of litera-

ture .............. 792-802
Commerce: westward the star of em-

... 866-881
Huxley Thomas Henry, biographical esti-

.. 289-298
Hydrogen, per oxide in the air. ...· 500
Hypnotism, the decay of ......... 250
Ice Ages, the, or glacial times . ...... 7

Distinction of six ice ages. ...... 51-54

Story of the age of ice . ....... 746-749
India in the dawn of history . . 225-239, 312-326

Later India and Recent India . ... 404-420

The Vedas of ........... 794-798
India, early European knowledge of ... 225
England in .............. 226
Its relation to the cradle of human na-
tions.........:;...

.......... 227
Early story of ............. 228
Settled by a branch of the great white race 220
From the Aryan cradle-land

eland . . . . . . 231
River systems and agriculture of. ... 233
The Deccan or south of ........234
Origin of caste in ........... 235
The Rajput or royal caste ....... 237
The Vaisyas or agricultural caste.

. . 237
The Sudras or native serf caste .....237
Five classes of language.
Literature of India, the Veda . .....312
The Brahmanas or commentaries .... 314
The six systems of philosophy ..... 313
The Upanishats or thought-sentences . . 314
The six systems of philosophy .....314
The Vedic Hindu trinity ........314
The Vedic nature-god .........315
Hindu pantheism....
Appearance of Buddha and rise of Buddh-

ism . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 319
The Buddhist scriptures. ....... 323
Hinduism as a social system. ..... 326
British and native states . ...... • 405
Concise view of Vedic literature . ... 407
Aids to Vedic study ...
Indian sciences .... ....... 408
Funeral rites, widow burning . ...· .409
Hindu law books, code of manu ....410
Colossal epic poems, the Ramyana . . .412
The Maha-bharata ...........413
Comparison with Homer. .......413
Other poetry of England. ...

.::· · · 415
The Hindu drama : ..........415
The eighteen Puranas .........416

. . 238

Johnson, Andrew, and reconstruction . ..476
July Fourth, history of ..........434
Keats, John..

........ 701
Kelvin, Lord (Sir Wm. Thomson), his view

of the age of the earth, and of its interior
condition ............... 10

On atoms ........ ...... 887
Life and electricity, Faraday's failure to see

connection of ............ 14
Sir Henry Holland on ....

....... 14
Inevitable logical conclusion..... 16, 21
Authorities suggesting the theory or

giving the facts which suggest it:
Sir Isaac Newton .......... 37
Prof. W. Kuhne ........... 37
Nikola Tesla ............ 37
William Crookes . .......... 37
Prof. Henri Hertz . .......... 38

Helmholtz and Faraday ...... 38-39
Play of electrical energy in life and or

ganization .............42, 43
In reproduction ............ 44
In creating the conditions through which

species originate . .......... 45
Proofs of electrical agency in vitality

from Prof. J. G. McKendrick's studies

of life in muscle and nerve.... 119-121
Prof. A. E. Dolbear's study of the subject. 339
Declaration by Sir Isaac Newton ....683

By Faraday .............. 684
Lincoln, Abraham, pronounced by Lowell

and Howells the first American "...606
Literature, origin and development of . 792-802

The idea of ....... . . . . . . 792
Not dependent on writing ....... 793
Babylonian, recovered ......... 800
Egyptian development .

801
Chinese ................ 802
Locust, the seventeen-year . ....... 522
Lodge, Dr. Oliver J., on progress in science 3
Luther country, glimpses of the ... 891-893
Man, earliest history of .........8,9

Palæolithic, or ancient stone . ..... 9

The Eskimos like them ........ 9
Manchester in England ......... 336

Magnificent town hall ..
Mandrillon Joseph, his estimate of Wash

ington. .... .... ..... 854

OX

· ·... 118

PAGE
Maryland, college beginnings in ..... 576

Religious toleration in ......... 576

The John Hopkins University ..... 577
Maspero on the dawn of civilization, Baby-

lonia and Egypt ........... 132

On the beginnings of astronomy .... 247
Maxim, new plan of guu manufacture . . 611
McKendrick J. G., his lectures on “Life in

Motion, or Muscle and Nerve," . .... 30
Electrical aspects of vitality brought out

by him. .............. 119-121
Melchizedek, king of Salem (Jerusalem),

representative of Babylonian culture . . 871
Mencius, latest writer of Chinese Scripture . 497
Mendeleef D., author of “The Principles

of Chemistry," most profound physical
philosopher among living chemists . . . 10
His view of carbon atoms devoured by

:,:::::::::::::::: 16
His new ideas in chemistry. ...
Miasm in the air ...:::::::::
Michigan, New England planting of....657
University of .....:::::

..658
Miller, S. Millington, M. D., Brain Build-

ing in animals and man. :::... 587-590
The mutual aid society of the senses . 787-790

Oral instruction of the deaf. ......921
Mind cure, is it electrical ...
Minnesota, the university of .......663
Mohammed, the case of .. . . 795-796
Mohammedanism as a Semitic development 692
Monazite ................ 277
Money, books on ............ 278
The birth of ...,

. ' . . . . . . . . . . . 270
The essentials of .......... 333-336
Scientific standard ..... 1. • 581-583
John Sherman's theory of ...

.:.:· · 481
Legal-tender not true. ...
Three uses of ........
Labor and money. ...

..583
Moon-god of Babylon at Sinai . . 867, 868, 870
Morse, Dr. Jedediah, his estimate of Wash-

ington . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .835
Mystic shrine, ancient Arabic order of no-

bles of ..................221
Napoleon, Gibbs's military career of . . .130
Naram-Sin, king of Babylonia, 3750 B. C. 867-869
National University, objections to . . .919-920
Negro slavery initiated . .........486
New England, education in early . . .387-390
New Haven Colony, a lost American state . 568
Niagara, great electrical developments at

190, 430-432
Nicaraugua canal, British view of . :... 705
Norman Mr.J. H., his “ Complete Guide to

the World's Twenty-nine Metal Monetary

Systems”. .............. 581
North Carolina, the university of .....564
North America, how Queen Elizabeth won

666-670
Northwestern University at Chicago and

Evanston · · · · · ·
Novels, the six or seven best . ......709
Obelisk, the New York . ........ 519
Occident and Orient, the contrast of.... 596
Olive industry of California ........611
Ottoman Empire ............. 284
Oxygen: As an element in nature . .... 6

How it works on combustion .....11, 14
As component of carbonic acid gas . .11, 679
Helmholtz and Faraday on ...... 14-16
Oxygen and Electricity . ....... 14-16
Priestley's discovery of, in 1774. .... 15

PAGE
Oxygen, in the physics of fire ...... 16-18
By means of enormous charge of elec-

tricity: In producing vitality, “the

breath of life". :::::..... 19-21
Its animating, vitalizing, energy-supply-

ing work electrical . ......... 21
As an element of the air with nitrogen . 21-22
Proofs of electrical function of oxygen in

all fire and all life . ..... ... 37-40
Lavoisier introduces true view of oxygen 275
Source of electricity in the system; how

utilized in the art of breathing . : . 328-329
Further explanation of as a vitalizing

agent ................ 339
Action in so-called spontaneous combus-

bustion ............. 434-435
Action in a misunderstood chemical ex-

periment.............. 508
As a component of the air, of water, and

of earths and rocks ..........587
Action of, in cases of drowning . ....622
How plants breathe, and live by breath-

ing, oxygen .............676
Universal electrical agency of, in nature . 678
The play of in flame; life prolonged by

artificial administration of ...... 703
Ozone as found in the atmosphere ..... 585
Palestine, in saddle and tent in; by T. G.

Milsted ...............: 185
Pennsylvania, the university of .... 378-579
Persia in the dawn of history ..:.::. 596-603

In human progress; its sacred literature . 799
Pharasaism, origin of ...........690
Phænician commercial developments . . . 877

Extraordinary seamanship .......877
Cities of Sidon and Tyre ...

.:.:.:.878
Workmen and materials supplied by, for

Solomon's Temple ........878-879
Transmitted Babylonian culture to Grece

877-881
Physiology of plants, by Dr. Paul Sorauer. 130
Pilgrim Fathers, original seat of ..... 336

The story of the .......... 767-782

Their true date of landing .......671
Plague, a chapter of the story of, in his-

tory ................. 66-69
Plants, how they breathe oxygen . . .676, 677
Platinum ................ 334
Politics, a cure for hoodlum ....
Pope Col. Albert A., his work for good

roads, by R. L. Winkley ........ 303
Portugal in voyages and discovery . . . 244-484
Characterized by respect for labor and

liberty. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 404
Precious metals, the ........... 334

Costly but not precious . ........609
Priestley, his discovery of oxygen .... 15

His refusal to accept the true view of it . 275
Prime S. Thornton K., “The Half Bushel
of 1895,”.............. 438-440

State Fair ......... 558
The Cotton States Exposition ......634
Prince Henry the navigator ....... 243

His great work before Columbus . .485-487
Princeton theology in the history of Prince-

ton College ............ 571-572

Princeton University ........ 572-574
Question department. . 202, 281, 367, 463, 559

655, 751, 848
Questions, plan for investigation of .... 2
Railway Congress, International . . . 273, 274
Readings in American history, see Amer-

ican history.

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....... 438-440

The Illinois State to

is, the six or seven beror' ... 659, 660

::.886

::::871, 872

On Babylonian culture in

:::....613

PAGE
Readers, counsels to ........... 4
Red Cross Society ............619
Richardson, Dr. B. W., on influenza and
ozone.........

.... 586
Renan, Henrietta: a beautiful life . . . 399-404
Revelation, origin of idea of divine .... 798

..798
Robin, Abbe Claude, his estimate of Wash-

ington ................852
Rogers, Joseph M., studies in self govern-
ment, six papers . . 441-447, 535-541,636-642

725-734, 831-837, 923-929
Russia, revolutionary movements in ...623
Sachs, Dr. Julius von, on the physiology of
plants. ..::.

......676
On the respiration of plants ....... 677
Salisbury, Lord, sketch of ......805-807
Sand, George, choice works of ...
Sargon, monarch of Babylonia 3800 B. C.

867-869
Savonarola, the story of ..

. . 887-891
Sayce, Rev. A. H., on Babylonian influences

at Mt. Sinai . ...........867, 868
On early Canaan as a land of merchants
and of civilization ...

i culture in Egypt at Tel
el-Amarna. .....

any
Schubert Siomind jeath of
Science, great expectations in ... 791, 792

Babylonian initiation of ........800
Scripture, the idea of ...........793
Semiticculture, three great historic develop-
ments of . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .007

.687
Sexes, comparison of the .........527
Shakespeare, Ten Brink's five lectures on . 22

The genius of ............. 70
Bacon-Shakespeare . ........ 113-118
Who wrote Shakespeare? ......498-503
Sherman John, an ideal statesman , .465-483

Publication of his “Recollections of
Forty Years in the House, Senate, and

Cabinet,” . . . . . . . . . . . . . 509-013
Silver countries prior to 1873. ...... 346
Sinai, wealth of its mines and quarries,

copper and rare stone; its conuection
with Egypt ...
Seat of the Babylonian Moon-God ... 868

Reached by Babylonian conquest . .869, 870
Slang, works on ...

::::::. 160
Slavery and state rights in relation to the

richti::
Civil War ....
As the cause of the Civil War. ... 470-475

As the cause of the civil win...... 348
Smoker, the, in the light of hygiene, by
James T. West ............. 246

.246
Spiritism in early Greek culture . .... 797
Spontaneous combustion, cause of .....434
Stanford, Leland Jr., University. ....665
Stories and studies for young folks . . . 86-89,

138-143, 196-201, 258-263, 361-367, 460-463, 551-

558, 651-655, 746-751, 825-831, 930-936
Suffrage for Women ..., :...818
Suicide, the epidemic of ......... 12
Sultan, the, of Turkey ........ 807-808
Sun, the, and the air ......... 390-399
Talmud, the, as Bible . ......... 793
Tariff, John Sherman on ...

JOn Sherman on. . . . . . . . .471
Teas, sources of supply . .

...283
Tel el-Amarna, remarkable Babylonian dis-

coveries in Egypt ...........873
Telepathy or mental telegraphy ......905
Teutonic name and peoples .......:

.... 694
Thacher, Surgeon James, his estimate of

Washington ..............852

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Thanksgiving Day, origin and use of . . . 624
Tin, the world's output of ........612
Trance state, general use of in early medi-

cine and religious inspiration ...... 795
Transvaal, sketch of ...........523

Coal mining in .............612
Trenton, battle of ..........671-889
Tyre, Phænician city . ..........878
Greatest seat of commerce of the ancient

world ...:::::::::::v..079
University Development, American: Vir-

ginia, Harvard, Yale, Columbia, Prince-
ton, Johns Hopkins, Pennsylvania, Cor-
nell .....:::.:.

:::::..561-580
Second paper : Michigan, Northwestern,
Chicago, Minnesota, Washington and Lee,
North Carolina, Vanderbilt, Wisconsin,

California, Leland Stanford, Jr....657-665
University, the scheme of a national · .762-764

Objections to, by eminent university

presidents ..........::::::
Ur, Babylonia's great commercial city and

chief seat of moon-worship ..... 868-870
Vaccination as an antidote for small-pox,

Dr. Chas. Creighton on ...... 219, 220
Origin of ...

of::::::........ 436
Value, what it consists in ......... 582
Vanderbilt University .......... 664
Venezuela, the United States of .....857-862
Vespucius, how he came after Columbus as

reporter of discoveries .......859-861
Vineyards of America . ....... 271, 272
Virginia and university beginnings in Amer-

ica .. ................ 561
Virginia, University of, its position .... 565
Vitality, is it electrical (and see Life and

Electricity) ::::::::: :: 37
Wansey, Mr. Henry, his estimate of Wash-

ington. ... ::
Washington George, his college diploma · 564

His plans for an American university . . 564
The true “First American”......607
His early ability . ...........618
The character of: An American Christ-

mas lesson ...........671-675
Twelve contemporary estimates . .... 735
His writings ..............07
His education .............674
His greatness.

:....674, 675
Washington and Lee University .....664
Watson, Elkanah, his estimate of Washing-

ton ...
Watson, Mr. William, sonnets on England

and Armenia ...........766, 767
Wealth, a few words about, by Lawrence

Irwell . :::::.....::· 734-737
Weather and health , .......... 708
Webster, Daniel, John Sherman's glimpse

of ................... 468
Wells, Dr. Horace, and anesthesia . ... 30
White corpuscles in human blood ....620
Whitney, Eli, a Shakespeare of invention. 33-37
Winkley, R. L., good roads, the work of

Col. Albert A. Pope . ...... 303-307
The dog in ancient religion ..... 590-592
Wisconsin, University of ......... 665
Women and college education ...... 125
Yale University, historical sketch of . . 570-571

Athletics at . ............ 75, 79
Zoroaster's religion ............599
Zoroastrian worship ...........601

:::..857

:::.867

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