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EducatioxAL INTELLIGENCE. Pull it up by the Roots....

34 Annual Report of the Commissioner of Public New Statesmen.... The Selfish Pool 35 Schools.......

51 Aphorisms.—Daily Food for Teachers......... 36 Annual Meeting of the Rhode Island Institute The Use of English Classical Literature.... 36 of Instruction....

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58 Duty of all Men to Labor for the Public Godd. 39

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