National Geographic : 1947 Jun
Colleges for Women CHRISTIAN COLLEGE A':: oI'sED Junior College andi Conservatory (A.A. degree). Terminal, trans fe, pre-career courses. Music, Art, D)rama, Secre tarial, Nursing, Int. Dec., Costume Design, Home Mgmt. All sports, pool. 9th year. catalog . James C. Miller, Ph.D., Pres., Box D, Columbia, Mo. LINDENWOOD COLLEGE B 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. MARYWOOD COLLEGE CATHOLIC college, conferring A.B ., B.S., B.M . de grees. Liberal arts, secretarial, librarianship, child care, nursing, home economics, music. Sports. Accredited by Middle States Association. Catalog. Marywood College, Box E, Scranton, Pa. CoEd 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 167, Cedar Rapids, Iowa. RUTLAND JUNIOR COLLEGE COED. Offers 2-yr. Liberal Arts 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 GediS 108d 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 Co lege prep. Ad 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. ERSKINE TWO-YEAR courses for day and resident girls of college age liberal arts, social work, radio broadcasting, script writing, secretarial, fine arts, music, drama. Individualized programs. Miss Anne G. Young, Director. 111 Beacon Street, Boston, Massachusetts. FAIRFAX HALL STANDARD accredited 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-6, Park Station, Waynesboro,Va. GREENBRIER COLLEGE FOR irs 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. UKa fK 1.1 U 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. 94thyear. Accessible NewYork,Washington. Cata log. Thos. C.Grier, Dir., Box 46, 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 COHtFpre Postgraduate. Secretarial science. Art, music, drama. Country location on Otsego Lake affords all sports; riding, golf, wintersports. 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. 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 66, Lititz, Pa. OAK GROVE A FRIENDS SCHOOL EMPHlASIZES 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. 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. SOUTHERN SEMINARY FOR 80 yrs. one of America's famous schools for girls and young women. Accredited Jr. College and High School. Academic, vocational, cultural courses. Sports. Indoor pool. Riding. Catalog. Robert Lee Durham, Pres., Box 206-N, Buena Vista, Va. WALNUT HILL PREPARATORYand 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. Co ]Ed Schools DEAN ACADEMY GRADES 9to2. Co 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. OAKWOOD FRIENDS SCHOOL AKW 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 PREPARES girls for all colleges, universities. Small classes, supervised study. Religious home atmosphere. Music, dramatics. Commercial dept. Athletics. New gym, pool. Dorms. Grades9to 12. 92ndyr. Weimer K. Hicks, President, Box 73, Beaver Dam, Wis. Home Study CALVERT "SCHOOL-AT-HOME" Kindergarten through 9th grade. Sound schooling for your child wherever you live. No teaching experience required. Transfer to other schools, often with advanced standing. Daily lessons, books, supplies provided. Valuable advisory service. Start any time. Send for Catalog. CALVERT SCHOOL 36 TUSCANY ROAD, BALTIMORE 10, MD. SCamps ADMIRAL BILLARD ACADEMY FOR 11th summer offers eight-week intensive naval program, ages 13-20, with week at sea aboard fa mous schooner "Yankee." Optional study for H. S . credits. Also naval camp for younger boys 8-13. Write for catalogue. New London, Conn. BROWN LEDGE MALLETT'S Bay, Ver mont," ... one of New England's finest camps." Daily riding for all girls included in fee! Aquaplaning, sailing, golf, dramat ics. No "extras." Catalog. (Give age.) Also Camp Kiniya Junior Division. Mr. and Mrs. H . E. Brown, Leicester Jr. Col., Box G, Leicester, Mass. CULVER SUMMER SCHOOLS on Lake Maxinkuckee. Naval or Cavalry (Boys 14-18). Woodcraft Ca:n (lHys 10-14). Exceptional housing, dining and health facilities. Regular Acad emy personnel. All land, water sports. Separate catalogs. 69 Lake Shore Way, Culver, Indiana. LEN-A -PE INDIAN, cowboy, nmaicia.n, nurse. On natural lake illP'oonos near N. Y. C. anid Phila. loys -16i.Excellent food and care. Riding, sailing, aquaplaning, tennis, swimming, crafts. Adult camp near by. Look let. David E. Keiser, 7733 Mill Road, Phil adelphia 17, Pennsylvania. Phone Melrose 1682. OGONTZ WHITl MlO TAIN Camp for Girls. In New Hlampshire. (i-18 in sepa rate groups. 750 acres on mountain lake. Rustic cabins. Swimming, sailing, canoeing, aquaplaning; form and trail riding; tennis,hockey,golf;art,crafts, music,dramatics. Trips.Tutoring. Booklet. AbbyA. Sutherland, Box 600, Ogontz School P. O., Pa. CAMP ST. JOHN'S * * * A SPORTS and recreational camp for boys 9-18 with one hour daily military training. Large staff ma ture men, many from St. John's Military Acad emy faculty, others leading university athletes. Superb equipment, modern sanitation, pure water, splendid meals, physician and trained nurses. Ac credited academic work offered. Lake location. One term only, 8 weeks. Catalog. * * *f N-136 DeKoven Hall, Delafield, Wis. BOSTON UNIV. SARGENT CAMP ON a private lake in New Hampshire. Girls, ages 7-20. University supervision. All land and water sports, riding, tennis, crafts, dramatics. Catalog: Dean Geo. K. Makechnie, Dir., 2 Everett St., Cambridge 38, Mass. SUSQUEHANNA Boys 5-l. M ntain SUSUEHAN campon private lake. New Milford, Pa. 29th year. 775 acres. Daily rid ing, complete course in horsemanship. Fine lake swimming. All other sports. Skilled leader for each 4 boys. Personal development our aim. Booklet. Robert Smith, New Milford, Pennsylvania. Vocational BRYANT COLLEGE EiXCiUTIV Secre trial course leads to B.S .S. degree in two years. Also I-year diploma Secretarial, 2-year Bus. Admin. and Acctg. degree courses. Attractive dorms on campus. 12 buildings. Coeducational. 84th year. Register early. Catalog. Enrollment Secretary, Providence 6, R. I. KANSAS CITY ART INSTITUTE AND SCHOOL of Design. Professional instruction all branches of tine and a:tpllied arts. 12 new studios. All buildings modernized. Dormitories. Summer School-openings in advanced classes. Cataoll. Dept. 1367, K. C. Art Institute, K. C. 2, Mo. KATHARINE GIBBS OUTs rNN 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. TRI-STATE COLLEGE sn EtEsi Civil, Electrical, Mechanical, Chemical, Aeronau tical, Radio Engineering; Bus. Admin., Acct. anti Secretarial Science. School now filled to capacity. No applications can be accepted until further no tice. 1467 College Ave., Angola, Indiana. Boys' Schools ADIRONDACK-FLORIDA PREPARES for leading Eastern colleges. Boys 12 to 18. Fall& Springin Onchiota; Winter in Miami. Ex cellent college record. Limited enrollment. Fall & winter sports;swimming, sailing,fishing,tennis. D. Pierre Cameron, Hdm., Onchiota, New York. ADMIRAL FARRAGUT ACADEMY ACCREDITED. Prepares for all col leges, gov't academies. Naval-military training at Toms River, N. J. (grades 7-12); or naval-military-aviation at St. SPetersburg, Fla. (grades 5-12). High estNavy Dept. rating. Sports. - Bands. Specify catalog. Admiral Farragut Academy, BoxLToms River, N.J. ARMY AND NAVY ACADEMY "WHERE the Campus meets the Surf." A school of distinction, one of the West's oldest. Accredited. Successful guidance program. Year round surf sports. Camp July 5. Fall term Sept. 15. Catalog. Col. W. C . Atkinson, Box N, Carlsbad, Calif. "Mention the Geographic-It identifies you."