National Geographic : 1946 Aug
WENTWORTH MILITARY ACADEMY Ew7T H yr. 4 yr. High School. Separate 2 yr. College. R .O .T .C. and C.A .A . Flying. All accredited. Heart of America. Large Gym. Indoor pool. All Sports. Riding. Marksmanship. Country Club. Summer School. Catalog. Col. J. M. Sellers, 886 Wash. Place, Lexington, Mo. WESTERN MILITARY ACADEMY THOROUGH academic instruction prepares graduates for success in more difficult colleges. Broad pro gram develops initiative, leadership. R.O .1 . C . Highest gov't rating. 68th yr. Grades 8-12. Col. R. L . Jackson, Box N-8, Alton, III. (near St. Louis). WILLISTON ACADEMY UNUSUAL educational opportunities for boys at modest cost. Endowment over half a million. Graduates regularly accepted by all eastern colleges. Modern gymnasium, swimming pool. Separate Junior School. A . V . Galbraith, Headmaster, Box 21, Easthampton, Mass. WORCESTER ACADEMY INTERNATIONALLY-KNOWN prep. school for boys. Est. 1834. Sound preparation for college and for life. Well-integrated physical education program. LeRoy A. Campbell, Ph.D., Headmaster, 95 Providence Street, Worcester 4, Mass. Girls' Schools ASHLEY HALL ACCREDITED college preparatory and general courses in atmosphere of historic Southern culture. Music, dramatics, home economics, art. Mild cli mate, year round outdoor sports; riding, pool. Lower school. Write for catalog. Mary Vardrine McBee, L. H. D., Prin., Box N, Charleston 15, S. C. CHAPEL HILL SCHOOL GILSredite College Preparation and General Courses. Experi enced faculty. Small classes. Art, music, dramatics. Typing. Sports and social activities. Riding. Country life with city advantages. 10 mi. from Boston. Mrs. Robert C. Rounds, Principal, Waltham, Mass. EDGEWOOD PARK ACCREDITED Col vanced courses in cultural and practical arts, line arts, secretarial science, real estate, medical asst., home economics, dramatics. Costume design, in terior decoration, merchandising, kindergarten. Sports-riding. Box N, Briarcliff Manor, N. Y. FAIRFAX HALL STANDARD accredited r-lf-y na-ka work. 2 years college. 4 years high school. Secretarial, Liberal Arts, Music, Fine Arts. In healthful Shenandoah Valley. Spacious grounds. Happy social life. All sports. Private stable. Pools. Wm. B. Gates, M.A., Pres., Box N-8, Park Station, Waynesboro,Va. GREENBRIER COLLEGE FOR girls. wo years college preparatory and two years standard college work. Founded 1812. Art, Music, Dramatic Art, Secretarial. Exceptional social and recreational ad vantages. Modern fireproof dormitory. FrenchW. Thompson, Pres., Dept. N-5, Lewisburg, W. Va. GRIER SCHOOL IN THE Alleghenies. Accredited College Preparation and General Courses. Home atmos phere for girls 12-18.Music, Art, Typing. Exceptional riding. Winter and team sports. 800 acres. Gym, pool. 93rd year. Accessible NewYork,Washington. Cata log.Thos. C .Grier, Dir., Box 48, Birmingham,Pa. KINGSWOOD-CRANBROOK GRADES 7-12, post-graduate. College preparatory and general courses. 50 acres on lake near Detroit. Unusual opportunities in arts, handicrafts, sci ences. Music, dramatics, sports, typing. Secretary, 156 Cranbrook Road, Bloomfield Hills, Mich. THE KNOX SCHOOL COLLEGE pre Postgraduate. Secretarial science. Art, music, drama. Country location on Otsego Lake affords all sports; riding, golf, winter sports. Catalog. Mrs. E. Russell Houghton, Box N, Coopers town, N. Y. LASELL JUNIOR COLLEGE YOUNG women. 10 mi. from Boston. Applications accepted for Sept. 1947 only. Academic, Home Ec., Sec'l (gen. or med.), Merchandising, Fashion, Pre med. tech. Catalog. Guy M. Winslow, Pres., 123 Woodland Rd., Auburndale, Mass. LINDEN HALL JUNiOR College and School for Girls. Cultural and Vo cational. Music. Home Economics, Secretarial Stud ies. Fine and Commercial Art. Dramatic Art. Pre paratory and General Courses. Beautiful Campus. All Sports. Riding. Swimming Pool. Moderate Tuition. F . W. Stengel, D.D ., Box 68, Lititz, Pa. OAK GROVE A FRIENDS SCHOOL EMPHASIZES Preparation for College and Gracious, Purposeful Living. Music, Art, Dramatics. Grades VII through XII. Joyous Outdoor Recreation. Riding included. New Fire proof Buildings. Mr. and Mrs. Robert Owen, Box 140, Vassalboro, Maine. OGONTZ JUNIOR COLLEGE TRANSFER, terminal courses. Home economics (nutrition, child care), home nursing, secretarial, languages. Music, art. Military drill. All sports, riding. 10 miles from Philadelphia. Box JN, Abby A. Sutherland, Ogontz School P. O., Pa. PENN HALL JR. COLLEGE 2-YR . College; 4-yr. Prep. Accredited. Music, Art, Drama. Home Ec., Merchandising, El. Journalism, Medical Ass't, Secretarial. Bath connects every room. Swimming pool. Sports. Riding. Trips. Social life. Catalog. -Box W, Chambersburg, Pa. PERRY KINDERGARTEN NOR MAL PREPARES H.S . grads for nursery school, kindergarten, primary, playground teach ing. Univ. credits for B.S. in Ed. Also 1-Year course for home training of children. Booklet. Secretary, 815 Boylston St., Room 305, Boston, Mass. RYDAL HALL JUNIOR Department of Ogontz School. Kinder garten through grammar grades. Careful guidance of each child's natural tendencies. Music, dancing, dramatics. French daily. Spacious campus. Ten miles from Philadelphia. Abby A. Sutherland, Box RN, Ogontz School P. O., Pennsylvania. SAINT MARY'S HALL EPISCOPAL. Accredited college prep and general courses for girls. Music, art, crafts, dramatics, secretarial. Spacious campus. Beautiful modern buildings. Sports. 80th year. Catalog. Margaret Robertson, M.A., Box B, Faribault, Minn. WALNUT HILL PREPARATORY and gen eral courses. Excellent record with leading colleges. Music, art. Healthful country life on 55-acre campus 17 mi. from Boston on main R.R. 2mi. from Wellesley College. All sports, riding, skiing. Founded 1893. Hester R. Davies, Prin., 30 Highland Street, Natick, Mass. ^Warre tone^ * Forty miles from Washington. Selected group of students from eleven to eighteen years old. Eleven buildings. Beautiful gardens. Two hundred acre farm operated in connection with school. Thorough College Preparation, well-planned General Course. Music, art, arts and crafts. All sports, riding. Miss Lea M. Bouligny, Principal Box N, Warrenton, Virginia. *DUES: Annual mem bership in United States, $4.00; Canada, $5.00: abroad, $5.00; life mem bership, $100. Remit tances should be payable to National Geographic Society. Remittances from outside of continen tal United States and Canada should be made by New York draft or international money order. RECOMMENDATION FOR MEMBERSHIP FOR THE YEAR 1947 IN THE NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC SOCIETY * The Membership Dues, Which Are for the Calendar Year, Include Subscription to the National Geographic Magazine ------..--..-.----. ... --.- PLEASE FILL IN BLANK BELOW. DETACH. AND MAIL TO THE SECRETARY ------------------ .. .--------------.-.-.... 1946 To the Secretary, National Geographic Society, Sixteenth and M Streets Northwest, Washington 6, D. 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