National Geographic : 1939 Aug
I he National Leographic Directory of Colleges, Schools and Camps "Atthe Nation's Shrine" VALLEY FORGE Preparatory for college or business. Boys 12 to 20. Highest academic standards. Golf, Polo, all other sports. Fourteen fire-proof buildings. Cavalry & infantry R.O.T .C . For catalog Ad dress Box M, Wayne, Pa. Military Academy WENTWORTH MILITARY ACAD JUNIOR College. 60th yr. Near Kansas City. High school and 2 yrs. college. High Scholastic standards. Accredited. All sports. Gym,stadium, riding,swim ming. Music, debating. Country Club. Catalog. Col. S. Sellers, 889 Washington PI., Lexington,Mo. WESTERN MILITARY ACADEMY (COLLEGE preparatory and lower school. Accredited. Ages 11 to 19. Individualized instruction. Modern fireproof buildings. Two gyms. Tile-lined swimming pool. Three athletic fields. Cadet Club. Catalog. Col. R. L . Jackson, Pros., Box N-8, Alton, Ill. WILLISTON ACADEMY usi^AA opportunities at modest cost. Over 200 graduates in 40 colleges. New recreation center, gym, pool. Experienced, understanding masters. Separate Junior School. Address, A. V . Galbraith, Head master, Box 21, Easthampton, Mass. Colleges for Men Pennsylvania Military COLLEGE * PREP SCHOOL * Col. Frank K. Hyatt, Pres. * West Point of the Keystone State-l118th year. Standard four year college courses and accredited preparatory program. Separate activities and aca demic work by experienced faculty and capable military staff. Infantry, Cavalry, Band, Senior R.O .T.C ., extra-curricular activities. Specify which catalogue. REGISTRAR, Box N, Chester, Pa. Girls' Schools THE ANNA HEAD SCHOOL EST. 1887. Accredited College-preparatory and Lower School. Swimming, hockey, riding,tennis, the year round. Spacious grounds and gardens in college town. Address Mr. and Mrs. T. R. Hyde, 2540 Channing Way, Berkeley, California. ARlINGTON HALL JUNIOR COLLEGE ARLINGTON HALL and 4-year high school. Strong Academic work. Excellent Music and other Depts. Virginia hills, 15 minutes from White House. Modern buildings. 100-acre wooded campus. All sports-indoor riding arena. Carrie N. Sutherlin, M.A., Pres., Washington, D. C . ASHLEY HALL ACCREDITED college -- - - == - • preparatory and general courses in atmosphere of historic Southern culture. Music, dramatics, home economics art. Outdoor sports; riding,pool. Lower school. Writefor catalog. Mary Vardrine McBee, L. H. D., Principal, Box N, Charleston, S. C . CENTENARY JUNIOR COLLEGE FULLY accredited 2-yr. college. Transfer, vocational courses. Liberal and fine arts, secretarial, home eco nomics, dramatics. All country sports, pleasant so cial life. N.Y .C. advantages. Catalog.RobertJ.Tro vorrow, D.D ., Pros., Box29, Hackettstown, N.J. EDGEWOOD PARK COLLEGE preparatory, advanced courses in liberal and fine arts,secretarial science, medical asst., home ec., dramatics, journalism. Costume design, interior decoration, merchandising. All sports-riding. Mod erate rates. Catalog.Box N,Briarcliff Manor, N.Y . ERSKINE JUNIOR COLLEGE COURSES for --- *. *,,. Advanced Students. Liberal Arts, Fine Arts, Business. Two years study. Secretarial, Drama, Art Music departments. Riding, Tennis, Fencing, Golf. Excellent faculty. Ideal location. Write for catalog. Euphomia G. McClintock, Director, 111 Beacon Street, Boston, Mass. FAIRFAX HALL STANDARD accredited work. 2 years college. 4 years high school. Secretarial. FineArts. In Shen andoah Valley near Skyline Drive. Attractive build ings, large campus. All sports. Privatestable. Indoor andoutdoorpools. Catalogonrequest.Wm.B.Gates, Pres., Box 8-N, Park Station, Waynesboro, Va. - Continued from preceding page Boys' Schools RYDAL UALI HOME SCHOOLfor younger S girls 6-14. Kindergarten through grammar grades. Home influence, careful guidance of each child's natural tendencies. Music, dancing crafts, dramatics nature study. French daily. Ten miles from Philadelphia. Catalog. Abby A. Sutherland, Ogontz School P. 0 ., Pa. SAINT AGNES EPISCOPAL boarding ,-M. i M-v amm school emphasizing thorough college preparation. General course, with electives in music and art. Dramatics, dancing. Delightful country location. Outdoor sports, in cluding riding. Catalog. Miss Blanche Pittman, Principal, Albany, N. Y. SOUTHERN COLLEGEGIRLS taught Jr. College and High School. Inspiring Faculty and Social Life. Golf, Riding, Swimming. Country Club. 78th yr. Eight Diploma Courses. Also Club Woman's Course, Radio Work, Hobbies, BeautyClinic. Catalog and views, address Box N, Petersburg, Va. SOUTHERN SEMINARY ACCREDITED and High School. A School of Character. Blue Ridge Mts. of Va. Music, Art, Drama. Home Ec., Mer chandising. Phys. Ed. Secretarial. Social Training. Sports. 73rd year. For catalog write Robert Lee Durham, Pros., Box H, Buena Vista, Va. Girls' Schools GREENBRIER COLLEGE FoR young women. Junior College and Preparatory. Founded 1812. In the Alleghenies. Art, Music, Dramatic Art, Secre tarial. Recreational and Social Activities. Modern fireproof dormitory. Address French W. Thomp son, Pros., Dept. N, Lewisburg, W. Va. THE GRIER SCHOOL FORM ELY COLLEGE Preparatory and General Courses, for girls 12-18. Located in Pennsylvania Alleghenies. Art, music, secretarial. 200 acres for all sports. Excellent riding. Gym and Pool. 86th year. Writefor catalog. T. C. Grier, Director, Box 48, Birmingham, Pa. HOUSE IN THE PINES toNEA Coge Preparation. Junior College course with study abroad. Secretarial course, art, household arts, music. Riding. Write for Junior College or Prepar atory School catalogue. Gertrude Cornish Milli ken, Principal, 120 Pine Street, Norton, Mass. KING-SMITH STUDIO-SCHOOL. SPEC -"-v « e*- IALIZED study in Music, Art, Dramatics (new little theatre), Dancing, Languages and Literature, Creative Writing, Domestic and Secretarial courses. Individual programs, all sub jects elective. Artistic home atmosphere. Catalog. 1757 New Hampshire Ave., Washington, D. C . KINGSWOOD-CRANBROOK GRADES 7-12, postgraduate. College preparatory and general courses. 50 acres on lake near Detroit. Unusual opportunities in arts, handicrafts, sciences. Music, dramatics, sports. Secretary, 156 Cran brook Road, Bloomfield Hills, Mich. LASELL JUNIOR COLLEGE TEN MILES from Boston. Two-year courses for high school graduates. Academic, Home Ec., Secretarial, Merchandising, Art, Music. College Preparatory. All sports-riding. Catalog. Guy M. Winslow Ph.D., 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. InterestingActivities. All sports. Preparatory and General Courses. Beau tiful Campus. Riding, Swimming Pool. Moderate Tuition. F. W. Stengel, D.D., Box 8, Lititz, Pa. LOW-H EYWOOD THOROUGH college preparation. Small classes, sound scholarship. General course in cultural sub jects. Art, Music. Stimulating activities. 12 acre campus for sports. Riding at Ox Ridge Hunt Club. Mary Rogers Roper, Box G, Stamford, Conn. OAK GROVE A FRIENDS SCHOOL EMPHASIZES Preparation for College and Gracious Living. Music, Art, Dra matics. Graduate Course Sec. Science. Upper and Lower Schools. Joyous Outdoor Life. Riding included. New Fireproof Buildings. Mr. and Mrs. Robert Owen, Box 140, Vassalboro, Maine. OGONTZ SCHOOL Thoougolege preparatory and general elective courses preparing for Ogontz Junior College. Secretarial, home-mak ing, dramatics, music, art. All sports, riding, golf. Rydal Hall. separate junior school. Catalog. Abby A. Sutherland, Ogontz School P. 0., Pa. PENN HALL JR. COLLEGE ACCREDITED 2-yr. College; 4-yr. Prep. School (Girls). Part of May at Ocean City. Music, Art,Drama,Home Ec., Int. Dec., Costume Design. Int. -Journalism, Secretarial. Connecting baths. Sports. Riding. Catalog. -Box W, Chambersburg, Pa. Girls' Schools WALNUT HILL PREPARATORYand general courses. Excellent record with leading colleges. Music, art. 50-acre campus 17 miles from Boston's cultural advantages, 2 miles from Wellesley College. All sports, riding, skiing. Founded 1893. Hester R. Davies, Principal, 26 Highland Street, Natick, Mass. WARRENTON COUNTRY NEAR SCHOOL ington. College preparatory, cultur al courses. French the language of the house. Teaches girls how to study, brings them nearer nature, inculcates ideas of order and economy. Mile. Lea M. Bouligny, Box N, Warrenton, Va. Colleges for Women MARYLAND COLLEGE w Wt EN BACHELOR degrees,certificates. Liberal Arts, Home Economics, Music, Kindergarten Training, Speech, Secretarial, Fine Arts. Pleasant social life Sports. Riding. Suburban to Baltimore. Write for Catalog. Box N, Lutherville, Maryland. Home Study Course CALVERT SCHOOL OFFERS your child a superior education from Kin dergarten to High School. If your child is not near a good school . . . must make up lost time... requires individual attention . . must travel with you . . . can progress faster than his school group ... He needs Calvert School Home Instruction Courses. Write today for the new Calvert Catalog. See how school has been made easier and happier for more than 50,000 children. Calvert School Donald Wells Goodrich, Headmaster 38E Tuscany Road, Baltimore, Md. * * 0 * Vocational ALVIENE OFHTE THEATRE 45TH YEAR. Graduates-Fred Astaire, Lee Tracy, Una Merkel, Peggy Shannon, Zita Johann, etc. Stage, Screen, Radio. Stock Theatre training. Appearances, N. Y. Debuts. Write Sec'y Landi for Catalog. 66 West 85th St., New York. AMERICAN ACADEMY OF DRAMATIC ARTS J Founded 1884 by Franklin H. Sargent l^ The foremost institution for ,j dramatic training FALL TERM BEGINS OCT. 26 For catalog of all courses address the Secretary, Room 271 a Carnegie Hall, New York I//' INSTITUTE OF MUSICAL ART OF THE JUILLIARD SCHOOL OF MUSIC ERNEST HUTCHESON, President; OSCAR WAGNER, Dean; GEORGE A. WEDGE, Director of Institute. All branches of music. B.S., M.S . degrees. Catalog. 120 Claremont Ave., New York, N. Y. Katfawine G6I -- -- SECRETARIAL .... TWO YEAR COURSE - College and cultural sub Jesets, with thorough secretarial training. ONE YEAR COURSE-Intensiveseeretarial training. Also SPECIAL COURSE for COLLEGE WOMEN. Delightful residences In Boston and in New York. For catalog address: Assistant Dean BOSTON NEW YORK PROVIDENCE 90 Marlborough St. 230 Park Ave. 155 Angell St. LEWIS HOTEL TRAINING COMEto Wash SCHOOLS ington. Qualify in 4 months for well-paid hotel position. Place ment Service free of extra charge. New day classes start Sept.,Oct. Catalog Free. Lewis Hotel Train ing Schools, Div. RTP-1198, Washington, D. C . SARGENT COLLEGE OFPHYSICAL of Boston University. 4-year B.S. course in Physi cal Ed., includes thorough instruction in land and water sports at Peterborough, N. H ., camp. In university city. 59th year. Catalog. Ernst Her mann, Dean, SO Everett St., Cambridge, Mass.