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COMPREHENSIVE SUMMARY

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THE PRESS THROUGHOUT THE WORLD

ON ALL IMPORTANT CURRENT TOPICS.

VOLUME II.

OUTOBER, 1886-APRIL, 1887.

THE PUBLIC OPINION COMPANY, PUBLISHERS,

WASHINGTON, D. C., AND NEW YORK, N. Y.

THE UNIVERSITÉ

OF TEXAS

CONTENTS OF VOLUME II.

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American Bell Telephone Company, the capital stock

A case of, 95 of the, 56

Archäological excavations at Olympia, 156 Abbott's, Dr. Lyman, Henry Ward Beecher, his Life

Bible Society receipts, 174

Architecture in education, 243 and Characteristics, A new edition of, 508

citizens, the education of, 363

Arctic animals are white, Why, 577 Abolishing poverty, 85

credit, 75

Are prices advancing? 137 Abolition of slavery in Cuba, II

education in the industrial and fine arts, the sails being trimmed? 128 About, Edmund, Anecdote of, 159

390

Argentine Republic, Public works in, 137 Academies, Home-spun, 480

Exhibition in London, 290

Aristocratic sentiment in France, 73 Academy of Design, new professor of sculpture at the

fiction, The possibilities of, 391

Arkansas cotton crop, 157 159

irreverence, 32

Armour Brothers' mission church, 77 Accidents on railroads and their prevention, 273

literature, An, 583

Army convicts, 500
Prevention of, 16

Missionary Society, Work of the, 77. Arnold, Matthew, long an inspector of schools in Lonto sleep-walkers, 16

Opera Company, liabilities, 366 “Acharnians” a success, The Greek play of, 138

Festival in Cincinnati, 179

Arrest in leading cities, The percentage of, 287 Acoustics, A new theory of, 174

opera, The, 118

Arsenic in wall-papers, 55 Actor authors, 119

patricians and plebeians, 574

Art, American education in industrial and fine, 390 Actors as lecturers and writers, 247

portraits, Collection of, 39

collections, Three great, 221 Comparisons of great, 582

provincialisms, 523

education in Brooklyn, 139 deserting London, 119

school at Athens, Aiding the, 388

enervates a people, 459 The profits of some di: guished, 559

Archæology in Athens, 294

exhibit of works by Munkacsy, Brozik, and Administration, A successful, 280

Seamen's Friend Society, 558

Lessi, 244
Not the President's, 399
securities abroad, 312

Guild, Proposed exhibition of the, 139
Advice, good and otherwise, 573,

on the Upper Congo, 215

in London, American, 38 Advice to preachers, Dr. Thorold's, 15

spunk, 373

instruction in public schools, 243 Africa, The chief remedies used in West, 220

students in Germany, Perils of, 558

Large prices for works of, 414 African diamond fields, The South, 334

Tract Society gold medal award, 247

Our 30 per cent. duty on, 415 gold fever, The South, 265

Society's benefactions, The, Specializing in, 532 After the fourth of March, 1889, 279

483

students in San Francisco, 294 m Agassiz's humility, 338

vessels through the Suez canal, Only three, union of central Illinois, 139 Age and experience, Value of, 133

158

Artesian well, A curious, 134
of steel, 136
Amherst students for missionaries, 173

power, Heavy machinery run by, 579
Ages of living sovereigns, 524
Ahead of us—what? 113
Amusing side issue, 443

Arthur and Conkling, 122

One of the last acts of ex-President, 159
Amyot, Anecdote of, 179
Alabama boom grows, The, 290
Anæsthetic bullet, An, 481

Arthur's death, Ex-President, 121
Public schools of, 116
Anästhetics, History of, 530

Artists' Aid Society, The, 581
Anarchists, No license for, 498

Fund Society, The annual sale of the, 294
Moravian missionaries to, 154
Anatomical terms, 457

Ary Ecilaw, The novels by, 223
school fund, The, 456
Anchoria, The broken shast of the, 56

Asphalt, The sources of, 453
the Guion steamer, to carry the royal mail, Ancient inhabitants of Pine Mountain, The, 292 Assumption and pretension, 382
158
Anderson, Mary, and William Black, 158

Assyrian, Students in, 173
The Presbytery of, 363
Andover controversy, The, 33

Asteroids, Eleven new, 4.30
Albert, Prince, Equestrian statue of, 437

echoes, 58

Astor titles, A reported flaw in the, 336 Alcohol and the death-rate in France, 457

question, The, 75

Astor, W. W., Prospective wealth of, 75 in its harmless forms, 444

theology, 13

Astronomy, Millions expended upon, 134 Alcoholic beverages, To regulate and relieve the use

trial, The, 267

Athenian Girl, A Young, Concerning the statue, 294 trials mean, What the, 287

Athens, Two interesting statues discovered at, 581
Alcoholism, Some inherited phenomena of, 578
Aldrich, T. B., Anecdote of, 461

Andrews, Seven pictures in the White House, by, Atlanta on the eve of a boom, 355
198

school of technology to be established soon, 434 described, 180

Atlantic cables not paying, 177.
Alexander's Prince, savings, 178

Angelia, Mother, Death of, 483
Allison and the presidency, 108
Animals are trained, How performing, 261

Atmospheric humidity on physique, Effect of, 244
Animation, Returning healthy, 148

Aurora borealis, Height of the, 56
Allison's availability, 492
Antarctic regions, New interest in the, 137

Australasia, A new Geographical Society in, 241 All quiet along the Potomac to-night, The authorship Anthony's, Susan B., History of Woman Suffrage,

The most important towns of, 157

Austria and France, 398
Alps, An observatory in the Tyrolese, 241
533

Russia, 439
Anthracite in the Northwest Territory, 266
The glaciers of the, 241
Anthropometry in Paris, 503

Authors, A notable group of, 583
Alquiers, Baroness, legacy to Paris, 220

in physical training, 244

Automatic toll-taking device, 430
Alsatians still Frenchmen, 440
Anti-atheistical society in France, 155

Australian Association for the Advancement of Science
Aluminum sixty years ago and to-day, 74
Anti-polygamy legislation, 201

proposed, 38
Amateur photography in India, 74
Anti-saloon Republicans, 426

Avery's gallery, Additions to, 245
Amber mining in Prussia, 266
Appeal for mercy, 42

Avoid opiates, 220
Ambler, Dr. James M., Á bronze tablet in memory | Appleton's American Cyclopædia, The great number
America and the Chinese, 285

Appleton & Co.'s latest publications, 584
steerage passengers for, 265

Backbone removed by surgery, Part of the, 220
Applied knowledge, 333
American Art, a new magazine, 139
Arago, A statue to, 245

Bagpipe, A new use for the, 158
in London, 38
Arbitration, 73

Baldness, Gaslight the cause of, 17

Alaska, 93

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of, 259

of, 367

B.

of, 99

sold, 159

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