National Geographic : 1947 Jul
Colleges for Women CHRISTIAN COLLEGE JurACCEDITED and Conservatory (A.A . degree). Terminal, trans fer, pre-career couses. Music, Art, Drama, Secre tarial, Nursing, Int. Dec., Costume Design, Home Mgmt. All sports, pool. 96th year. Catalog. James C. Miller, Ph.D., Pres., Box D, Columbia, Mo. LINDENWOOD COLLEGE A B, B. M. degrees. Also 2-yr. Junior College. Prepares for civic and social leadership. Modernized cur riculum. Vocational courses. Secretarial. Special work in music,art. Near St.Louis. Sports. Catalog. President, Box 247, St. Charles, Missouri. Co1Ed Colleges COE COLLEGE ONE of the leading me dium sized colleges of the country. A.B ., B.M . degrees. Emphasis on liberal arts and music. Located in residence district of charming, small city. Dormitories, ample buildings and campus. Coed. Write Registrar, Box 177, Cedar Rapids, Iowa. RUTLAND JUNIOR COLLEGE COED. Offers 2-yr. LiberalArts and Bus. Mgmt. Pro grams approved by State of Vermont and Veterans Administration. Now enrolling new students for Sept. entrance. Adequate housing. Winter sports center. Benjamin G.Warfield,Pres., Rutland,Vt. Girls' Schools ASHLEY HALL ACCREDITED college preparatory and general courses in atmosphere of historic Southern culture. Excellent depts. of music and art. Mild climate, year round outdoor sports; riding, pool. Dramatics. Lower school. Write for catalog. Mary Vardrine McBee, L.H .D .,Prin.,Box N, Charleston 15,S.C . AVERETT ACCREDITED Junior College for girls, emphasizing liberal arts. Music, art, speech and dramatics, secretarial, medical secretarial, physical education, home eco nomics. Modern building. 88th year. Endowed. Catalog. Curtis Bishop, Litt.D ., President, Box N, Danville, Virginia. CHAPEL HILL SCHOOL AcIredited 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. DEAN JUNIOR COLLEGE LIBERAL arts and semi-professional courses. Home economics, medical assistant, fashion design, sec'l, merchandising. Music, dramatics. Sports. Mod erate rate. Placement service. Catalog. Write W. R. Garner, President, Franklin, Mass. EDGEWOOD PARK ACCREDITED Cl vanced courses in cultural and practical arts, fine 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 STANDARDaccredited 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., Pros., Box N-7, Park Station, Waynesboro,Va. GREENBRIER COLLEGE FORg college preparatory and two years standard college work. Founded 1812. Art, Music, Dramatic Art, Secretarial. Exceptional social and recreational ad vantages. Modern fireproof dormitory. French W. Thompson, Pres., Dept. N-5, Lewisburg, W. Va. GRIER SCHOOL IN THE Alleghenies. Accredited College Preparation and General Courses. Home atmos phere forgirls 12-18. Music, Art, Typing. Exceptional riding. Winter and team sports. 800 acres. Gym, pool. 94th year. Accessible NewYork,Washington. Cata log.Thos. C .Grier, Dir., Box 47, Birmingham,Pa. KI NGSWOOD-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 paratory. 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. 1948 only. Academic, home ec., sec'l (gen. or med.), merchandising, fashion, pre med. tech. Catalog. Raymond C. Wass, 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 67, Lititz, Pa. OAK GROVE A FRIENDS SCHOOL FOR GIRLS EMPHASIZES Preparation for College and Gracious, Purposeful Living. Mu sic, Art, Dramatics. Upper and Lower Schools. Joyous Outdoor Recreation features Winter Sports. Riding included. Beautiful New Fireproof Buildings. ,0. 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. 0., 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 -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. 0., 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. 81st year. Catalog. Phyllis M. Newman, M.A ., Box B, Faribault, Minn. WALNUT HILL PREPARATORY and gen eral courses. Superior scholastic training. Music, art. Country life on 55 acre campus 17 miles from Boston. All sports, riding, skiing. Founded 1893. Hester R. Davies, Prin cipal, 30 Highland Street, Natick, Mass. WARRENTON COUNTRY NEAR SCHOOL ington. Thorough college prepara tion. General course. Music, art, sports, riding. Beautiful gardens. Outdoor theatre. Farm owned by school. Grades 7-12. Miss Lea M. Bouligny, Prin., Box N, Warrenton, Va. CoEd Schools DEAN ACADEMY GRADES to 2. Co lege preparatory, general courses. Music, dramatics, speech, radio tech., art. Homelike atmosphere. Campus life. Sports. Direct R. R . to Boston, New York City. Moderate rate. 81st year. Catalog. W. R. Garner, Headmaster, Franklin, Mass. MERRICOURT JUST the Place for Chil dren. Country boarding school for boys and girls 4-12 . Safe-Happy-Home like. Small select ,group. School year or year round. In the hill section of Connecticut, mid way, between Boston and New York. Mr. and Mrs. John N. Kingsbury, Berlin, Conn. OAIWOOD FRIENDS SCHOOL OAKWOOD GRADES 8 through 12. Ac credited college preparatory and general courses. Coed. Supervised work program. Sports. Skillful guidance. Country location 70 miles from N. Y. C . Moderate rates. 151st year. Catalog.W. N. .Reagan, A. M ., Principal, Box 10, Poughkeepsie, N. Y . WAYLAND ACADEMY PREPARE girls for all colleges, universities. Small classes, supervised study. Religious, home atmosphere. Music, dramatics. Commercial dept. Athletics. New gym, pool. Dorms. Grades 9 to 12. 92nd yr. Weimer K. Hicks, President, Box 73, Beaver Dam, Wis. Vocational COLLEGE EXECUTIVE Secretarial course leads to B.S .S. de gree in only 2 years. Superior technical training, cultural subjects. Also 1-yr. diploma Sec'l, 2-yr. Bus. Admin. and Acc'ting degree courses. Academic standards of a senior college. Dorms on campus. 12 buildings. Coed. 84th year. Providence, New York, Boston placement. Register early. Catalog. Enrollment Secretary, Providence 6, R. I. KATHARINE GIBBS OUTSTANDING secretarial train ing for high school,private school graduates, college women. Resident facilities. Catalog: Assistant Dean, 90 Marlborough St., Boston 16; 51 E. Superior St., Chicago 11; 230 Park Ave., New York 17; 155 Angell St., Providence 6. EnjoyYourWorkl Fascinating positions in hotels as Hostess, Executive Housekeeper, Mana ger, etc. Grade school education plus Lewis Training qualifies you. One student writes: "Of fered three positions by Lewis School. I selected one as Host ess-Asst. Manager." Write for Free Book. VET ERANS: Course approved for Veterans' Training. LEWIS HOTEL TRAINING SCHOOL Div. RLO-1101 Washington 7, D. C. (31st year) TRI-STATE COLLEGE B S. DEGREE in 27months in Civil, Electrical, Mechanical, Chemical, Aeronau tical, Radio Engineering; Bus. Admin., Acct. and Secretarial Science. School now filled to capacity. No applications can be accepted until further no tice. 1477 College Ave., Angola, Indiana. Home Study SCHOOL-AT-HOME Kindergarten through 9th Grade Calvert "School-at Home" Service gives your child the same study plan used in the famous 50-year-old Cal vert Day School in Balti more with guidance by the same teaching staff. Used by 74,000 children. No teaching experience needed. Daily lessons, books, supplies provided. Sent by mail anywhere in the world. Transfer to other schools, often with advanced stand ing. Start any time. Write for catalog. Give age of child and school grade. CALVERT SCHOOL 37 W. Tuscany Rd., Baltimore 10, Md. Boys' Schools ADIRONDACK-FLORIDA k A College Preparatory School for boys 12-18. Founded 1903. Fall & Spring in Onchiota; Winter in Miami. Excellent college record. Limited enrollment. Fall & Winter sports; swimming, sail ing, fishing, tennis. D. Pierre Cameron, Headmaster Onchiota New York ADMIRAL BILLARD ACADEMY GRADUATES now attending college, Coast Guard Academy, Annapolis, West Point, Merchant Marine Acad emy. Fully accredited. Naval train ing, uniforms. Highest Navy Dept. rating. Sports. Training cruise. Junior School grades 7-8. Catalog. -' - Comdr. P. A. Niles, USCG (Ret.) New London, Conn. ADMIRAL FARRAGUT ACADEMY ACCREDITED. Prepares for all col leges, gov't academies. Naval-mili tary training atl Toms River, N. J. (grades 7-12): or naval-military-avia tion at St. Petersburg. Fla. (grades Sports. Bands. Specify catalog. 5EI6-12).Highest Navy Dept. rating. 1 . AdmiralFarragutAcademy, _ Box L, Toms River, N. J. THE BAYLOR SCHOOL FULLY accredited. Boys 12-18. Superior academic preparation since 1893. Semi-military. Sports-rid ing. Endowed rate. Limited enrollment. Summer camp. College scholarships. Catalog. Headmas ter, 103 Cherokee Rd., Chattanooga 1, Tenn. "Mention the Geographic-It identifies you."