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Acoustics, curious fact in, 14.
Address to the inhabitants of Upper
Canada, on the System of Free
Schools, by the Chief Superintend-
ent of Schools, 1-5, 148; on the
Nature and Importance of the Ed-
ucation of the Mechanics of Upper
Canada, by the Chief Superintend-
ent of Schools, 17-25.
Administration of Government,moral
and social influence of the, 180, 181.
Advantages of Strength, 15.
Agricultural School, in France, 54,
in Philadelphia, 75.
Air, new application of, 62.
Alfred the Great, 141.
America, Map of, 9.
American Aphorisms on Education,
Annual Report of the Normal, Model
and Common Schools in Upper
Canada, for the year 1847, 113-128;
for the year 1848, 129-136.
Appropriation of one million acres of
land for the support of Common
Schools in Canada, 46.
Armagh, Royal School of, 31.
Arts and Sciences of Insects and
Astronomical Clock, 43.
Augusta, School Examination in,
Authorship in the free and slave
States of America, 74.
Barbadoes, Elementary Education
Barnard Hon. H., 140, School Arch-
itecture by, 28, 29, 33-38.
Bathurst District, Report of Schools
in, 54; Grammar School, 138; pro-
gress of the School System in,165.
Beautiful Autumn, 158.
Belfast School of Design, 31.
Bible, the, 15, 90; and Religious
Instruction in the Public Schools
of New England, 106.
Black Marble, etching and engrav-
ing in, 95.
Bogs, origin of, 14.
"Book of the Angel," 141.
Book-Knowledge of Farmers, 67.
Boston versus Toronto, 140.
Boy, the honest, a successful mer-
Boys, management of, by mothers,
66; a word to, 159.
Brantford, Common School improve-
ments in, 47.
Bremer, Fredrica, 150.
Britannia Bridge, rivits in the 141.
British American Journal of Medi-
cal and Physical Science, 80.
British Association, 75, 141, 150.
British Empire in the East bound-
aries of the, 174.
British and Foreign School Society,
87; 140; Report of, 102.
British Museum, 62; Letter A in
sixteen folios, 62; antiquities for
Brock District Common School Fes-
tival, 102; progress of the Com.
mon School System in, 165.
Buffalo, children in the schools of,
Calcutta, Medical College in, 47.
Cambridge University, 31.
Canadian Editions of the Latin Clas-
Canadian Legislative Libraries, 150.
Canadian Reprints of the National
School Books, 9.
Carmarthen Training College, open-
ing of, 11,
Ceylon, proposed College in, 110.
Character versus Talent, 83.
Christianity above Controversy, 7.
Childhood, first impressions in, 159.
Children, work for, 99..
Circular of the Chief Superintendent
to the District Superintendents
and Trustees of Common Schools
in UpperCanada, 187; to the Chair-
men of the Boards of Trustees for
Cities and Incorporated Towns in
Upper Canada, 188.
City and Town Superintendents, 54,
Cities and Towns in U. C., Exam-
ple for, 102.
Classical learning, importance of,
England, the National Society for
Education in, 5; Dissenting Col-
leges in, 11: Training School at
Norwich, 30; Grammar Schools
in, 31: Queenwood Agricultural
College in, 47; number of provin-
cial words in, 67; Statistics of
Ragged Schools in, 103; the Roy-Holland, Syst
al Society of, 110; railway travel-
ling in, 150.
England and Wales, the coal fields
in, 43; mass ignorance in, 47;
Education in, 139.
Common School System of the State
Common School System of Upper
of New York, 5.
Canala, progress of, in the Talbot
District, 46; in the Bathurst Dis-
trict, 54, 126, 165; in the Prince
Edward District, 126, 138; in the
Midland District, 160; in the
Brock District, 165; in the Lon-English Cottage, plan of an, 97.
don District, 176; in the Niagara English Journal of Education, 80.
and several other Districts, 126, English Universities, Jews at 47.
Everett, President, as a Common
School boy, 51.
Common Schools, 15; in Pennsyl-
vania, 31; Linear drawing in, 67; Extreme divisibility of matter, 63.
duty of public men of all classes in
reference to,72; direct action of the
people in aid of, 82: comparative
progress of, in Upper Canada, and
in the State of New York, 115-119.
Common Schools and Colleges, es-
timate of, by the Governors and
Scholars of New England, 170.
Complete education, 172.
Connecticut, Schools in, 103.
Contents of the Annual Report of
the Normal. Model, and Common
Schools in Upper Canada, for the
Cook, Eliza, 75; 150.
Cooke Taylor, Dr. death of, 150.
Cork School of Design, 167.
Correct Speaking, 82.
Correspondence, Official, relative to
the new School Act, 186.
Crime and Education, 14.
Curious Calculation, 14,
Fair offer to the young, 67.
Female culture, 91.
Female temper, 172.
Flowers, the love of, 172.
Fogs, origin of, 14.
Free Academy of New York, 47; 49.
Free School, the first, 7; system,
Free Schools, Address by the Chief
Superintendent on the System of,
1-5; 148; in the State of New
York, 5; 149; in the State of In-
diana, 5; in the Town of Niagara,
9; System of, 26: effects of Edu-
cation and, 43; Montreal Witness
on, 48; progress of, 55: in the
City of Toronto, 96: and Colleges
in New England, 144.
French Literature, Statistics of, 176.
King's College, London, 63; the new Military School at, 87. King's College, Toronto, 70. Kingston, Annual Report of the Board of Trustees for the City of, 10; School Assessment in, 54.
Knowledge, the triumphs of, 74;
excellencies of, 91; value of, 99. Knox's College, Toronto, 70; 166.
Lady Hamilton, pension to, 150,
Lanark, School Examination, 86.
Laws, origin and principles of, 179.
Legislation, influence of on Society,
Legislator, duty of, 180.
Legislative School Grant, apportionment of the, for the year 1849, 96. Lennoxville, (L. C.) Bishop's College, 54; 139.
Lenses, different kinds of, how constructed, 173.
Let me die in my youth (poetry) 142.
Letter envelopes, machine for man-
Lewisburgh University, 55.
Liberia, the High School in, 140.
Liebeg, when a boy, 74.
Literary men, families of, 176.
Literary and Scientific purposes,
votes for, by the House of Com-
Literature, dissimination of, in Lon-
Locomotives, improvement in, 62.
London, (U. C.) Central Town
School of, 46; Examination of
Schools in, 70; 102; new School-
house in, 102.
London District, Grammar School in
the, 138; progress of the School
System in the, 176.
Louisiana, Education in, 55.
Macaulay's History of England, 141. McGill College, Montreal, 70. Magnetic Telegraph the, (poetry,) 14; the construction of, explained with Illustrations, 92, 93; 108,
Magnetic Clock, 174.
Mann, Hon. Horace, 79; tribute to, 88.
Massachusetts, Education in, 55.
Maunder, Samuel, Esq., death of,
Mechanical Invention, the History
Maynooth College, 140.
of, 94; the progress of, 94.
Mechanics and Manufactures, 25.
Medusa folgens, 142.
Menai Straits, floating the Tubular
Bridge over the, 111.
Mental Intoxication, 67.
Michigan State Normal School, 47.
Midland District, School Celebra-
tion in, 160.
Military Education, 54.
Model Scholar, the, 90.
Montreal, St. Urban St. Academy
102: Grammar School Exami nation in, 139; High School of.
Monument to the author of the Sea-
Moral causes, 143.
Mother's love, a, 171.
Manificent gifts, 149.
Musical Instruments, 43.
Niagara District, School instruction Queen's College, Kingston, 70: 139. Suspension Bridge over the Dnieper,
in the, 48; Statistical and General Queen's Visit to the Irish Educa-
Report of Schools for the year tional Institutions, 140.
1848, 78, 79: 80; School Exam-
inations in the, 148; -165.
Niagara, Town of, Free Schools, in
the, 9: Common Schools in the,
Niagara Falls, wear of, 151.
Noble proposal for the promotion of
Education in Upper Canada, 128;
Parents, duty of, in visiting the
School, 6: should visit the School,
50; example for, 83.
Paris, Subterranean Map of, 75;
Corporation of, and its Schools,
103, restoration of the statues of the
Parisian School Statistics, 47.
Parliamentary Grants for Elementary
Perseverance crowned with success,
Physicians, the three great, 43.
Planetary System, photographic de-
lineation of the, 75.
Platina Metal, 111.
Pleasure, the, of doing good, com-
pared with the pleasure of doing
Poetry, statistics of, 175.
Poets, libraries and effects of, 175.
Politeness like an air cushion, 143.
Popular Education, state of, on the
Continent of Europe, 104, 105:
among the English Wesleyan Me-
thodists, 149; the result of free
Popular Ignorance," 54.
Popular Literature, 176.
Posthumous fame, singular instance
Practical Science and Arts, with
Illustrations, 156, 157; 172,173
Presbyterian parochial schools in the
United States, 140.
Press, Canadian newspaper, im-
portance of its mission duty,
Primary Instruction in the dominions
Prince Edward District, Report of
the Superintendent of Schools,138.
Providence, City of, [R. I. High
Schools in, 65; 68, 69; Grammar
School in, 81.
Saws, machine for sharpening and
Scholars never known to be idle,
Talbot District, Report of Schools
in the. 46.
Talfourd, Sergeant, 141.
Teacher, the neglected, poetry, 50
striking application of the mission
and duties of a, 89; deportment of
the, 98, advice to a young, 143.
Teacher's ability and duty to aid the
Teachers' calling, the, 143.
Teachers, preparation, the, 158.
Teachers, qualifications and duties
of, 6; rules for, 50; great mistake
in employing, 143.
Teachers' Associations and Educa
tional Conventions, 99; 166.
Teachers' Institutes, 143.
Teachers' Wages, 98.
Teaching by example, 82.
Telegraph, construction of the elec
tro-magnetic, explained and illus
trated, 92, 93: 108, 109; 112.
Tennessee, School Fund of, 55.
Terrific Theory, 95.
Trees and Literature, connexion be
Scholastic momument to Cook the
School Architecture, with ilustrations
12, 13; 25: 48, 49; 52, 53; 66: Tubular Bridges for railways, 94.
68, 69; 73; 81; 84, 85: 100, 101; Tunnelling the Alps, 63.
145-147; 161-164; 176; by the Turkey and Spain, 149.
School Assessments, evils or delay-Turkish Agricultural School, 140,
Hon. H. Barnard, 28, 29; 33-38. Turkish Medical School, destruction
ing the collection of, 66, 67.
School Examinations, 166.
School Government, hints on, 142.
School-houses versus Arsenals, 6.
School-houses, on the ventilation
and warming of, by Kivas Tully,
Esquire, 52; 69; 86: plans of, re-
commended by Her Majesty's Privy
Council Committee on Education,
School-masters and Printers, 99.
School Rate-bill System. 26 evils
of, 66; in the State of New York,
School Reports, blank, for Trustees
and District Superintendents, 144.
Schools free for all in the State of
Schools of Art or Practical Know-
ledge-synopsis of a course of in-
struction; by H. Y. Hind, Esquire,
Mathematical Master, etc., in the
Provincial Normal School, 38-40.
Science and Art, 27.
Science versus Superstition, 95.
Scientific Achievements, 141.
Scientific Prophecy. 63.
Scotland, Education in, 31.
Sea, pressure of the, 151.
Secret of living always easy, 15.
Silence, the power of, 83.
Simcoe, Female School in, 10;
School Examinations in, 10;
Ladies' Seminary, 86.
Sinclair's Journal of British North
Singular Discovery, 75.
Smithsonian Institution, 141.
South Dorchester, School Examina-
tion in, 71.
Western School Journal, 80,
Southern Journal of Education, 96.
Spectacles, upon what principle con-
Speed, a fly's, 63.
Turning Lathe, antiquity of the, 75.
Twiss, Horace, Esq., death of, 95.
United States, names of the, 151.
University of London, 87.
Upper Canada, Annual School Re-
ports for the years 1847 and 1848,
112: Noble proposal for the pro-
motion of education in, 128; 144;
152-154: Public voice on the pre-
sent system of Elementary Educa
tion in, 136, 137; Educational
progress in, 147. on the Social
Advancement of, 177-184.
Value of Exertion, 15.
Vernon testimonial, the, 150.
Victoria College, Governor Gene
ral's Prize, 30 Catalogue of, 46;
Examination in, 70.
Valtaic Electricity, important dis-
covery in, 62.
Von Humbolt, Alexander, 174.
Wales, Normal College for, 11.
Warnford, Rev. Dr., 11.
Wayland, Rev. Dr., 140.
Webster's Dictionary, 9.
Wellington District Grammar
What Education is, 6.
Whitby, Grammar School in, 149.
White paper, to transfer engravinge
Why the state should educate, 15.
Wright's Casket and Paper, 96.
Writing Poetry without knowing it,