National Geographic : 1940 May
I he National Ueographic Directory Sof Colleges, Schools and Camps Boys' Schools AUGUSTA MILITARY ACADEMY PREPARES for the best colleges. Excellent personal supervision. Good health record. All sports; magnif icent gymnasium; pool. Stable of 36 horses. 700 acres. 75th year. Reasonable rates. Catalog. Col. T. J . Roller or Maj. C . S. Roller, Jr., Fort Defiance, Va. BLAIR ACADEMY EXCELLENT Preparation for College. Small Classes. Experienced Masters. Cultivation of Initiative and Self Reliance. Wide Choice of Sports and Student Activities. Golf Course. Swimming Pool. Careful Health Supervision. 500-foot Elevation. 65 Miles from New York City. Write for Catalogue and Booklet "The Blair Boy in College." CHARLES H. BREED, Headmaster Box 17 Blairstown, N. J. CASTLE HEIGHTS MILITARY ACADEMIES JUNIOR and Senior. Honor school. Scholarship and character chief considerations. Generous endow ment. Enrollment limited. Rates $590 and $690. Col. H . N . Armstrong, Pres., Lebanon, Tenn. CHAUNCY HALL SCHOOL FOUNDED 1828. Prepares boys exclusively for Mas sachusetts Institute of Technology and other scien tific schools. Principal: Franklin T. Kurt, 552 Boylston Street (Copley Square), Boston, Mass. COLUMBIA MILITARY i rLDIsC. ACADEMY Government. Fully Accredited. Special Departmentpreparingfor Gov'tAcademies. R.O .T.C. Post-GraduateandJun ior Schools. Athletics include gym, swimming, golf, horsemanship. Catalog. Dept. N, Columbia, Tenn. "PUHL'S ARMY-NAVY ANNAPOLIS: SCHOOL"/ 30th year. Specializing Naval Reserve and Congressional competitives. Summer Course. Request catalog. Columbian Preparatory School, 1441 Rhode Island Ave., N. W ., Washington, D. C . CRANBROOK SCHOOL Beautiful, modern school of recognized standing. Grades 7-12 and postgraduate. College preparatory. Also arts, crafts, music. Athletics and hobbies encouraged. Single rooms. Near Detroit. The Registrar, 4010 Lone Pine Rd., Bloomfleld Hills, Michigan CULVER MILITARY ACADEMY on Lake Maxinkuckee. Educates the whole boy. College preparatory. Post-graduate work,8th grade. 450 graduates in 113 colleges. 1000-acre campus. All sports. Infantry, Cavalry, Artillery, Band. Moder ate cost. Catalog.59 Pershing Terr., Culver, Ind. MILITARY VISIT Fishburne FISHBURNE SCHOOL in historic Vir inia at southern gateway of scenic Skyline Drive. Prepares boys for the leading colleges. West Point, Annapolis. Accredited. R.O.T.C . Sports for all. New gym. 61st year. Catalogue. Col. M. H. Hud gins, Box N-4, Waynesboro, Virginia. FLORIDA PREPARATORY SCHOOL ON Halifax River. Boarding and day. Specialize C. E. B. examina tions. Separate Jr. School. Small classes. Sun bathing. Outdoor classes. Water and land sports. Address: Paul N. Brubeck, Daytona Beach, Fla. FORK UNION FULLY accredited. Small classes. ROTC. Super vised study. Prepares for college or business. Junior school small boys. House-mother. Athletics, Swim ming. 43rd year. Catalog. Dr. J. J. Wicker, Fork Union Military Academy, Box N, Fork Union, Va. FRANKLIN & MARSHALL AC WIDELY recognized, moderately priced. Excellent records in many colleges. Personal attention to the needs of each boy. Varied athletic program. Mod ern equipment. Junior Department. E . M. Hart man, Pd.D., Box 150, Lancaster, Pa. Boys' Schools GEORGIA MILITARYACADEMY SPLENDIDLY equipped college prep school. Highest militaryrating,academicstandards.Individualhouse plan, boys live with teachers under tutorial system. Junior School, boys 8 to13. Catalog. Major W. N. Brewster, Pres., G. M. A ., College Park,Georgia. GREENBRIER MILITARY fEAR.ed SCHOOL Lower School, High School, 1st Year College. Fireproof buildings. All sports. Summer Camp. For Catalog and"Evidence" (Success Record), address Major D. T. Moore, Registrar, Box N, Lewisburg, W. Va. HOWE SCHOOL EPISCOPAL. 56th year. v . ,W Character building emphasized. Graduates enrolled in best colleges, in dividual guidance, military training (R. O . T. C.), sports for all. Junior school with separate faculty. Summer Camp. Moderate cost. Catalog. Burrett B. Bouton, 950 Academy Place, Howe, Ind. KEMPER MILITARY SCHOOL JUNIOR College and High School. 97th year. Fully ac credited. Superior scholastic, military, athletic rating. $200,000 gym. Indoor pool, rifle range. Golf. 96-acre campus. Send for Catalog and View Book. Col. A . M. Hitch, 50-B Third St., Boonville, Mo. KENTUCKY MILITARY A SCHOOL INSTITUTE ter home in Florida. Prepara tion for college under ideal cli matic conditions all year. Oldest Private Military School in America. For illustrated catalog, address: Col. C. B. Richmond, Pres., Box N, Lyndon, Ky. LAKE FOREST ACADEMY A NA TIONAL college preparatory school for boys. Write for "The Richards Plan in Education," it is different, grips the boy's interest, is an incentive to hard work, gets results. Full Athletic Program. 83rd year. John Wayne Richards, Hdmr., Box N, Lake Forest, Ill. LA SALLE MILITARY ACCREDITED - e,,. ACADEMY college prepa ration under Brothers of the Christian Schools. Small classes. Well-equipped buildings on 167 acres. Pool and ocean swimming. Golf. Jr. Dept. 67th year. Moderate rates. Catalogue. Rev. Brother Ambrose, F. S. C., Box G, Oakdale, L. I., N.Y. MANLIUS SCHOOL 71YEARSsuccess ful preparation for college and life. Individual help. Military life de velops leadership. All sports. Famous for skiing. Hockey. Golf. Gym. Swimming Pool. Band. Fine health record. Catalog. Col. Guido F. Verbeck, Box 450, Manlius, N. Y . MILFORD PREPARATION for leading col HIGHh leges. Individual and small group instruction. Studies and extra-curriculum fitted to the needs of each student, permitting boys to enter at any time. Lower school for boys 12 to 15. Summer Session. Catalogue. William D. Pearson, Headmaster, Milford, Conn. MISSOURI MILITARY ACADEMY HIGH School and separate JUNIOR School. 52nd year. Inspires boy to best efforts by teaching How to Study. R.O .T .C . Small classes. Prepares for college or business. Write for catalog: Col. C. R. Strib ling, M. M. A., 950 Main St., Mexico, Mo. MORGAN PARK MILITARY PROGRAM for personal development of every boy. Prepares for better colleges. Develops leadership. Near Chicago. All sports, riding. 67th year. Lower and junior schools. Catalog. Col. H . D . Abells, Box 750, Morgan Park, III. NEW YORK MILITARY ACADEMY Cornwall-on-Hudson, New York The School of Distinction Only 50 miles from New York, high scho lastic standing, three types of courses, unsurpassed school and sports equipment. Write the Commandant for catalog. Boys' Schools MOSES BROWN SCHOOL HE LP spiration for each boy, a century-old tradition. Known for successful college preparation. Arts and crafts hobbies. Secluded 25-acre campus. BEL MONT, residence for younger boys. L. R. Thomas, Headmaster, 279 Hope St., Providence, R. I. NORTHWESTERN MILITARY & NAVAL ACADEMY ASCHOOLwhosedis tinctive methods of life and study have proved outstandingly success ful. References required as to character and ability. Col. R. P. Davidson, Supt. Lake Geneva, Wis. PEDDIE SPECIALIZES in preparing boys for col h' lege. 354 graduates in last five years have entered Harvard, Yale. Princeton, and similar colleges. 150 acres. 16 modern buildings. Junior school. All sports for all-golf. Summer session. 76th year. Catalog. Wilbour E. Saunders, Box S-N, Hightstown, N. J. RIVERSIDE ONE OF THE nation's distin guished military schools. Boys 10-20. Six months in Blue Ridge Mountains with winter session Hollywood, Florida. Golf course, swimming, tennis, ocean sports, aviation. Catalog. Gen. Sandy Beaver, Br, ox N-S, Gainesville, Ga. ST. JOHN'S MILITARY INSPitry ACADEMY discipline helps your son develop S confidence, leadership. Balanced program of conference study recreation. Accred ited. All sports. 55th year. Summer camp. Catalog. 1350 DeKoven Hall, Delafield, Wis. SAN DIEGO ARMY AND NAVY ACADEMY OF THE many fine schools avail " able this Academy may best meet your needs. Thorough scholarship; matchless facili ties; private beach. View book & catalog. Maj. John L. Davis, Box 7, Carlsbad-By -The-Sea, Calif. STAU NTON MILITARY 9 Distinguished for excellent aca demic, military and athletic train Ing. In beautiful, historic Shen andoah Valley of Virginia. High altitude. Unexcelled health rec ord. Modern fireproof buildings. Separate Junior School. Visitors cordially welcomed. COL. EMORY J. MIDDOUR, Supl. Box D-5 Staunton, Virginia SUFFIELD INDIVIDUAL training develops character and scholastic ability. College preparatory, general courses. Under standing care and home life. Separate Junior School for young boys. Catalog. John F. Scher eschewsky, Headmaster, 55 High Street, Suffield, Conn. TENNESSEE MILITARY P REPARES for best col INSTITUTE leges, Gov't academies. 67th chol,/ade 5 year. Grades 8-12: post-grad. Bus. Admin. Enrolment limit 200. Classes small. New Gym. In East Tenn. Highlands.o. Catalog.Col. C. R . Endsley, Supt., Box 147, Sweetwater, Tenn. TODD SCHOOL AND CAMP FOR BOYS 6 to 20. 92nd year. Accredited Vitalized individual College Preparation. Study help. Pro gressive. Radio Broadcasting. Drama. . Shop. Swim ming. Riding. Near Chicago. Catalog, or visit Roger Hill, Prin., Box G, Woodstock, Illinois. T 0 M E FULLY accredited college prepara tion; flexible business and general courses. Personal attention. Separate Junior School, grades 5 through 8. All sports, workshops. 200 acre campus. Summer tutoring session. Catalog. Box 0, Port Deposit, Md. WESTERN MILITARY WELL-ROUNDED ACADEMY training prepares cadets for any college. Ages 11-19. Fully accredited. Progressive attitude. Large playing fields. Sports for all. Horsemanship, gym, pool. Unique Cadet Club. Lower School. 62nd year. Catalog. Col. R. L . Jackson, Pres., Box N-S, Alton, Ill.