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Girls' Schools FAIRFAX HALL AN oldVirginia school in the famous Shenan doah Valley. Accredited 4 years high school. 2 years college. Liberal arts, secretarial, music, art, dra matics, home ec.. interior dec. Sports, pools. Pri vate stable. Catalog. Wm. B. Gates, Pres., Box N-548, Park Station, Waynesboro, Va. KINGSWOOD-CRANBROOK THOROUGH college preparation, general courses. Boarding grades 9-12; day, grades 7-12 . 50 acres on lake near Detroit. Unusual opp. in arts, handicrafts, sciences. Music, drama, sports, typing. Catalog. 155 Cranbrook Rd., Bloomfield Hills, Mich. 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. B. K. Home, D.D., Box 68, Lititz, Pa. Coed Schools ELGIN ACADEMY COLLEGE prepara tory, Coed, grades 7-12 . Small classes. Individual PAR goals through personalized guidance. Balanced acivities. Sports, gym, pool, music, drama. Art gallery. Modern dorms. Endowed. Est. 1839. Write for catalog. M. L. Brett, 117 Academy Place, Elgin, III. FENSTER RANCH SCHOOL ACCREDITED ranch school in warm, dry climate ex cellent for asthma, sinusitus. Co-educational, grades 1-12, college preparatory. Outstanding staff and facilities. Write for Folder D. Fenster Ranch School, Tucson, Arizona. FOR 10 ears, a THE TODD SCHOOL Leader Amer ican education. Joyous living and learning for boys and girls in grades 1 to 8. Small classes. Top aca demics plus music, art, shops, riding etc. 300 acres. Hour to Chicago. Winter in Florida Keys. Catalog: Box G, Woodstock, Illinois. WAYLAND ACADEMY PbREPAEs girls for all colleges, universities. Small classes, supervised study. Religious, home atmosphere. Music, dramatics. Commercial dept. Athletics. New gym, pool. Dorms. Grades 8 to 12. 99th year. Ray Patterson, Pres. Box 73, Beaver Dam, Wise. Vocational BT Get a head start! EARN YOUR BRYAN BACHELOR'S DE E GREE IN 2 YEARS. COLL E Save time and money. Study BUSINESS AD MINISTRATION (management, acctg., finance, re tailing, salesmanship, advtg.) ; EXECUTIVE SEC RETARIAL (mdsg., advtg., med. and legal sec'l). Also 4-yr degree course in Bus. Teacher Tr.; 1-yr sec'l diploma. Coed. Traditional campus life. 17 bldgs. Dorms. Self-help program. Effective place ment service. Alpproved for veterans. Catalog. Enrollment Secretary, Providence 6, R. I. FRANKLIN TECHNICAL INST. Two-YR . Engineering courses prepare for excellent positions in Mechanical & Machine Design, Struc tural Design & Architecture, Industrial Electricity & Electronics, Industrial Chemistry. Catalog. 33 Berkeley Street, Boston 16, Massachusetts. INDIANA TECHNICAL COLLEGE INI N B. S . DEGREE in 27 months in Aero., Chemical, Civil, Electrical, Mechanical, Radio Eng. (inc. TV and Electronics). Drafting, 1-year. G.I. approved. Earn board. Demand for grads. Enter Sept., Dec., March, June. Ask for free catalog. 184 E. Washington Blvd., Ft. Wayne 2, Indiana. KATHARINE GIBBS OUTSTANDING secretarial train ing for high school, private school graduates, college women. Resident facilities. Catalog: Asst. Dean, 90 Marlborough St., Boston 16, Massachu setts; 230ParkAvenue, NewYork 17, NewYork; Montclair, N. J.; 155 Angell St., Providence 6. TRI-STATE COLLEGE . S DEGREE in 27 months in Mech., Civil, Elec., Chem., Aero., Radio (TV),Adm. Engineering; Bus. Adm., Acct. Beautiful campus. Approved for Korean vets. Grads. successful. Found ed 1884. Enter Sept., Jan., March, June. Prep courses. Catalog. 1484 College Ave.,Angola,nd. Home Study SPEEDWRITING Shorthand i 6 weeks. NEEosymbols; no ma chines, uses ABC's. Easiest to learn and use. Speedily prepares you for a better job. Lowest cost. Used in business and Civil Service. Booklet free. 31st year. School of SPEEDWRITING, Dept. 8008-4, 55 W. 42 St., New York 36. 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Our unique 'Writing Aptitude Test" tells whether you possess the fundamental qualities essential to successful writing. Write for it, without cost or obligation. NEWSPAPER INSTITUTE OF AMERICA Suite 5364-M, One Park Avenue. New York 16, N.Y. Languages At home, quickly, easily, correctly master French, Spanish, German, Modern Greek, Russian, Jap anese - any of 29 languages through Linguaphone Conversational Method. World-wide educational endorsement. One million home-study students. Save time, money. WRITE for FREE BOOK. LINGUAPHONE INSTITUTE 2908 RCA Building. N. Y. 20. N. Y. Aviation Administration, Business, Pilot and Specialist, Engineering AViWATJr/OM Complete 1 to 4-Year Career Courses Aviation industry demand for qualified men assures unexcelled career opportunities for Embry-Riddle graduates. Fully approved flight, engineering, combination and executive courses for maximum training in minimum time, including Univ. of Miami BBA-degree courses. Thorough, practical instruction, backed by quarter-century experience train ing today's aviation leaders. Enjoy Florida's matchless year-'round climate. Prepare for high-paying role in America's fastest growing industry. _ .' Write today! G.I. " Auth. Illustrated E b d .. catalog, address: y d RegitrrEMBRY-RIDDLE SCHOOL OF AVIATION Dep. 92, MIAMI30, F. SCHOOL O AVATON *R:.AI: .i ..MA>las:emI I AeaT.H .. lOrL Boys' Schools AUGUSTA MILTA "The Friendly School" Distinguished ROTC school in Shenan doah Valley. Jr. and Sr. Divisions. Boys S-20. Accredited ; raduiiates in leading colleges. All sports-lacrosse, fencing, iool,gym. 1400 acres. Rate $1250. Family owned since 1742. Catalog. Col.Chas.S. Roller,BoxN,Ft.Defiance, Va. BLAIR ACADEMY WELL-ESTABLISHED BLAIACAD Reputation for Thor ough College Preparation. Small Classes. Experi enced Masters. Grades 7-12 . Modern Equipment on Country Campus. 65 miles from N.Y. C. Swimming Pool. Golf Course. Est. 1848. James M. Howard, Jr. Box 17, Blairstown, New Jersey. BOLLES .. OF FLORIDA Fully accredited. Distinguished academic record. Grades 7-12. Conference-type classrooms. Varsity and intramural sports for all.Year-round golf, tennis. Sailing. Outdoor pool. Military or naval training. Summer School. Catalog: Registrar, Box 5037-N, Jacksonville, Florida. BORDENTOWN MILITARY ACCREDITED. College preparatory. Business, gen eral. Aviation. Outstanding record of college en trance. ROTC. Boys taught how to study; remedial reading. Sports. Jr.School. 73rd yr. Summer session. Catalog. Registrar, Box 658, Bordentown, N.J. CARTERET SCHOOL e"SERIOR tion. Accredited. 1st Grade to College entrance. Small classes. Remedial Reading. Shops. Homelike dormitory. Large gym. 40 acres atop Orange Mt. N. Y . trips 20 miles. Moderate rate. Request Book let. Carteret School, Box H-7, W. Orange, N.J. CASTLE HEIGHTS "MCAMY R.O .T.C. High School, prep. for Service Academies. Jr. School--special instructors, housemothers. 17 modern buildings. Endowed. Swimming pool, golf, aviation. For catalog and "22 Points," write: Col. H . N . Armstrong, Pres., Lebanon, Tenn. COLUMBIA MILITARY ACADEMY FULLY accred. 14 bldgs., 9 built by U. S . Gov't. Two gyms. Tiled pool. ROTC. Supervised study periods. Weekly reports to parents. Jr. School. All sports. 50-piece band. orchestra. Glee Club. Summer school. Write for catalog. Dept. N, Columbia, Tenn. CULVER MILITARY ACADEMY ON Lake Maxinkuckee. 8th grade. Thorough preparation for leading colleges. Leadership training. Develops physical, intellectual, moral stamina. Senior Basic ROTC. Band. All sports. Catalog. 89 Pershing Lane, Culver, Indiana. FARRAGUT College Preparatory-Naval Training A-- Two separate schools: Toms River, N.J.; St. Petersburg, Fla. Accredited. l\Preparation for all colleges, gov't | academies. Separate Junior Schools. iGuidance, remedial reading. Sports, boats, bands. Summer school & camp. Specify catalog. \ Admiral Farragut Academy, Box L, Toms River, N.J. FISHBURNE MILITARY SCHOOL GRADES 9-12. Accredited. College preparatory. 90% of graduates entered college in last ten years. Small classes. Individual guidance. R. O . T. C . highest rating. All sports. Non-profit. 75th year. Catalog. Col. John C. Moore, Box N, Waynesboro, Va. FORK UNION ACADEMY Our ONESUBJECTPLANof Study has increased honor roll 50% in Upper School, grades 8-12 . Develops concentra tion. Fully accredited. ROTC. highest rating. 16 modern bldgs, 2 completely equipped gyms, pool. Splendid environ ment, excellent health record. Separate Jr. School buildings (grades -7). House mothers. 57th yr. For ONE SUBJECT PLAN booklet and catalog write: Dr. J. C . Wicker Box 308 Fork Union, Va. 8 milesfromAtlanta; WinterandSummerschool. e OTC highest government rating: accred ited. Prepares for all colleges and the national academies. Separate JuniorSchool,first thru seventh grades, limited to 100 boarding cadets. Post-graduate course. Reading Clinic, completely equipped with elec tronic apparatus, under supervision of a reading expert. All major sports. Aviation;: theory and flying. Indoor pool. Cadets live in small groups with teachers. Moderate rates. Write Col. W. N. Brewster, College Park, Georgia GREENBRIER MILITARY SCHOOL 142ND yr. The School of Achievement. 7th & 8th grades & H. S., ROTC. White Sulphur Springs golf & swim pool. Athletics for all. Band. Glee Club & Rifle team. Summer Camp. Catalog write D. T. Moore, Box M-308, Lewisburg, W. Va.