ald, at one time superintendent of Brockton schools, and her sister, Miss Mary Frances Blaisdell, have issued an instructive set of school readers for young children, the first, The Child at Play; the second, Child Life in Tale and Fable; third, Child Life in Many Lands; the fourth and fifth, Child Life in Literature.
The selections are chosen from the best literature in an original manner, and the workmanship is excellent.
Play Time, Story-book Friends, Wide-awake Primer and First Reader, Polly and Dolly, are other books for young readers by the same authors.
In collaboration with Mrs. Julia Dalrymple, Mrs. Macdonald has written Kathleen in Ireland, Manuel in Mexico, Rafael in Italy, and Une San in Japan.
Mrs. Dalrymple is the author of two delightful books for children, Make-believe Boys and Little Me Too.
Mabel Priest Rust is joint compiler of Song Echoes from Child Land, for use in the kindergarten.
Freeman Clarke Coffin, engineer, wrote a scientific work, Graphical Solu