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Gold Dredging Era, The.

Ill. By Anna Morrison Reid .....986
Her Widowhood

Story. By John Fleming Wilson....872
Hornick, Miss Ethel

Humorous Side of the Patent Office, The Ill. By Joanna Nicholls Kyle.. .890
If Love Were All

Poem. By W. T. Brown..

Interim, The

Poem. By Herman Scheffauer. 843
International Sweethearts


International Sweethearts

.Story. Ill. By Edgar Fawcett.. .745
in the American Style

Story. Ill. By John Fleming Wilson..671
in Quest of Bohemia

. Story. III. By Alfred Galpin........943
Jim and Kittick ...

.Story. Ill. By Josephine Scroggs....685
Klogh: The Story of an Oyster. . Ill. By F. L. Washburn, A. M.. .845-961
Korea, the Pigmy Empire...

Ill. By W. E Griffiths...

Life and Death of Chouicha, a.
Sacramento River Salmon, The... Ill. By Cloudesley Rutter... 597-695
Matter of Business, A.....

. Story. By Mary C. Ringwalt... .629
Matter of Opinion, A.

Moon, The

Poem. Ill. By Grace Luce Irwin..../82
Napa Valley

.Ill. By Carlotta Reynall...

Native Highlands, Our

Ill. By Charles Westcott...

Night of Her Triumph, The

Story. By Mary C. Ringwalt... ..786
Office Detail, The .

ill. Sketch. By W. J. Weymouth....621
Passing of Night, The

Poem. By Harley R. Wiley... .627
Peter Jawn

.Story. Ill. By Herman Whittaker..923
Preservation of Cliff Dwellings, The....Ill. By Katherine Louise Smith...
Pride of His House, The...

.Story. Ill. By Dr. Yamei Kin. ..655
Rape of the Redwoods, The


Regeneration of Young Hawley, The. Story. By Neill Sheridan.

Recent Outdoor Literature..

Ill. By Charles Howard Shinn....637-711
Ride of the Neophytes, The.

Story. Ill. By Harry R. P. Forbes. .783
Russet-Backed Thrush, The.

Poem. By Herbert Bashford. .960
Sacred Furnace of Mon War.,

Ill. By Harriett M. Quimby.

Story. By E. R. Wynne..... .632
San Francisco's Peace Strike.

Illustrated. By Laura Bride Powers 980
"Singin' Bill" ..

Sketch. By George V. Carr....

Sir Edwin Arnold, Poet.

By James Matlack Scovel..

Smile of God, The
.Story. By John G. Neihart.

Some Metropolitan Stars

.Il. By T. P. O'Connor...

Soul at the Crossroads, A.

.Story. Ill. By Grace Garrill Gowing. 648
Spartan Dorothy and Her Fox.

Story. 111. By Lou Rodman Teeple. .548
Stranded (Poem)

Illustrated. By T. H. Guptill.... 856
Student Ceremonies in California

. Illustrated. By Wallace Irwin ..... 513
Spirit of the Philippines, The.

· Story. Ill. Wm. O'Connel McGeehan..864
The Third House (Political)

. By J. M. Bulkley......

Thou Sayest Thou Art Not So Fair.. .Poem. By Arthur Clements.. .896
Three Months' Outing in Three States. . Illustrated. By J. Edgar Ross. .932
Transcript from Sandlot Records. . Illustrated. By 0. C. Ellison..

History of the Founding of the Uni-
versity of California, The

Illustrated. By Samuel L. Lupton....833
Unforseen, The

Story. By Mary Harding...

Vision, A

Poem. By Geraldine Meyrick .874
Wail of a Lost Soul, The

Story. By J. F. Rose-Soley

White Roses

Poem. By Fannie Herron Cooke....693
Woods, The..

Poem. By Fannie Herron Cooke.. 693


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HAVE Dr. David Starr have gained great favor at the University Jordan's authority for it of California, more especailly since the that the trappings and advent of President Benj. Ide Wheeler,

ceremony of the old Eu- who did much to make compulsory the long to a dark age, and that it is the

gorgeous annual commencement parblessed privilege of modern education to ade through the campus, graduates and shake off the gold tape and useless rit- faculty appearing in caps and gowns, and ual that characterize the great Conti- each wearing the distinctive silken hood nental seats of learning even to this of the doctor of laws, medicine or philday. We all have profound respect for osophy, the master of arts and the bachethe educated common sense of the Presi- lor of arts. dent of Stanford University, and give due Only second to this in solemn imprescredit to his part in infusing into the siveness is the laying of the senior class institution at Palo Alto the progressive plate, which occurs during commence. spirit of the age, yet it seems

ment week at Stanford. This to an extent a practical refu

beautiful ceremony was inaugutation of Dr. Jordan's theories

rated by Stanford's pioneer that the very university over

class ('95), who caused to be which he presides should be

laid into the pavement of the leaning more and more every

quadrangle a bronze plate bear. year toward ceremony and par

ing the numerals of the class. ade, and that the collegians,

The “'95 plate" was set into a however grounded in scientific

square directly in front of Tore and utilitarian learning,

where the Memorial Chapel now manifest a yearning for display

stands, and each succeeding that at times equals that of the

class ha followed the custom medieval founders of the mir

by planting a plate in a line

with the original square. ToAt the University of Califor

day the short row of seven nia the encouragement of the

plates marks with symbolic sig. ceremonial instinct is consid

nificance the history of the erably greater The cap and

university, just as, in long years gown unanimously frowned

to come, the ever-increasing

A farmer by down at Stanford University, compulsion.

line of metal pavement shall


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