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amount, ami was president "I" the first
board of trustees.
JJrown University recehed its name
from Hon. Nicliolas Brown, who was
graduate of the college, went into busi
ness, became very wealthy and endowed
the college very largely.
Columbia College was called King'
College till the close of the war for inde
pendence, when it received the name of
Howc.oin was named after Gov. How
doin of Elaine.
Yale College was named after Elihu
Yale, who made very liberal donations to
Colby University, formerly Watervillc
College, was named alter Mr. Colby, of
Hoslon, who gave $r0,()00 to the college
Dickinson College received its name
from lion. .John Dickinson. He made. a
very liberal donation to the college, and
was president of the board of trustees for
a number of years.
Cornell University was named after E.
ra Cornell, its founder.
William Jewell College, Liberty, Mo.,
was named in honor of Dr. William .lew
ell, dec, of Columbia, Mo., who made it
a large donation of lands.
We copy the following notice from
the New York Herald:
AC. ANTIl'AS. A SEItVANT AND X A
. pu'-tlu i)l (ud and of thu Lord Ju-iit Christ.
Anil .Joela Christian, hUhrnthcraudcoinpanton
tn triliulutiun, anil in the kingdom unit patience ol
Jpbub ChrUt, and alt the Uilldicn of light with
Unto oil the kings of the earth, and to all the em
porors and prince, and prui-lduntu and governors,
and potentate and ruler.
And to all their mluittcrs and counselor, and
law-makers and Judge:
And unto every nuiiou and kindred, and tongue
Fear (od and give glory to llim. for tho hnnr of
his Judgement if come, and worship Him that ha
made heaven and earth, and the eti, and the foun
tains or water.
Ho w ite, now, therefore, O. yo king ; bo luctruct
cdye Judge of the earth.
iseno the Lord with fear, and rejolco with trem
bling. Kit the Sou. lect ho be angry and vc perish by
tliu way, when Ills wrath in kindled but a little.
Dle&oed are all they that put their trust In llim.
Written In the name of(iod and ofllls Son Jesus
Chriht: the King of king, the Lord of Lord", and
tliu Judge orjudgen. on the S-lnl day of this nth
month in tin- M-arnf III gran- anil -ah at Inn 177.
at the city of Albany, in the Statu ol
of North America.
Poor Antipas, he's got It bad.
Scknk A woman within a room bend,
ing over a wnsh-tub with her back to the
open door. In the door, a little boy. Out.
side, a goat watching said boy.
II. Little boy points his linger at goit.
Goat takes it as an insult, shuts his eyes
and makes allying leap for little boy in
the doorway. Little boy steps aside.
III. Chaos. Soap-suds, crinoline, and
asuccession of shrieks till the room. Lit
tle boy disappears around the corner.
IV. Goat emerges from the door at a
rapid pace, with the hair all oil his buck,
and a wild look in his eyes. Retires be.
kind the barn to meditate.
No company received at that house for
When a young man from Harvard is
asked if he will always love her thus, he
does not answer, "Will a duck swim"
Science has taken the place of poetry, and
he replies: "Will evolution from the un
conditioned working in protoplasm by ac
cretion and absorption produce the organ.
ic cell V" Then he inquires languidly if
there are any cold beans about the house
One of the Seniors who is greatly in
need of more of the lllthy lucre, thought
to touch the heart of his sire by sending
him a gushing letter. The parent doubt
less has great faith in the ability of his
boy. Hero i the letter. -'Pater cani have
somemore stampssent tome? Egospentlhe
It was very muddy weather when Pres
ident bayes visited Khode Island.and when
he went away be carried about tbrcc-forths
of the state on his boots, and had to sit
uown in Connecticut and let his feet hang
over the line while the despoiled inhabi
tants scraped oil' their estates. Ex.
An exchange tells about a Senior some
where, who excuses himsetf for studying
Sunday, on the ground that if the Lord
justifies the man for helping the ass trom
the pit on the Sabbath day, much more
wilfhe justify the ass for trying to help
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