DECEMBER 5. SUNDAY.
*** Week-day morning prayers at 8.45 a.m. No seats are assigned, either for officers or classes. Prayers will be conducted by Rev, George A. Gordon from December 6th.
6. MONDAY.Commencement Parts. Seniors who are entitled to Commencement Parts, whether under the Provisional Assignment, or on the ground of Honorable Mention, will meet Professor A. S. Hill at 4 p.m. in Sever 5.
Romance Philology Conference. Lecture: The proper use of Phonetic Spelling in Linguistic Studies. Professor Sheldon. Sever 4, 4 p.m.
Roman Archaeology. Sixth Lecture. The Campagna. Professor Lanciani. Sanders Theatre, 7.30 p.m.
*** This course of lectures is open to the public.
Semitic Seminary. Subject: Jewish Literature of the nineteenth Century. Reader: Mr. Bernhard Berenson. 7 Lowell St., 7.30 p.m.
7. TUESDAY.German Lectures. The Contemporary Novel. Dr. Kuno Francke. Sever 6, 3 p.m.
*** Open to students desiring suggestions as to private reading in German.
College Faculty. Meeting at University 5, at 3.30 p.m.
Divinity Faculty. Meeting at the President's house, at 7.30 p.m.
French Readings. Corneille, Le Cid (first half). Reading in French. Prof. Cohn. Sever 11, 7.30 p.m.
8. WEDNESDAY.Roman Archaeology. Ancient and Mediaeval Libraries. Professor Lanciani, Sanders Theatre, 7.30 p.m.
9. THURSDAY.Mathematical Seminary. Lecture: The Geometry of Descartes. Mr. M. Bocher. University 19, 4 p.m.
Vesper Service. Appleton Chapel, 5 p.m.
*** Vesper services will be held on Thursday of each week in term-time until further notice. Each service will begin promptly at 5 p.m. and close at 5.30. It will be largely musical and will contain a short address. The public are invited to these services,
Cambridge Indian Rights Association. Lecture: Present Aspects of the Indian Question. Mr. Herbert Welsh, of Philadelphia. Sanders Theatre, 8 p.m.
*** This Lecture is open to the public.
3. FRIDAY.Readings from Chaucer. Canterbury Tales. Prof. Child. Sever 11, 7.30 p.m.
4. SATURDAY.Comparative Philology. Voluntary Lecture to Students in Classical Courses. Professor Greenough. Sever 18, 12 m.
PROFESSOR LANCIANI'S LECTURES.A course of eleven lectures on Roman Archaeology was begun by Professor Rodolfo Lanciani, L.L.D., of Rome, on Wednesday, November 17, in Sanders Theatre. The lectures are attractively illustrated with stereopticon views. The subjects of the remaining lectures are as follows: -
Dec. 6, Monday. The Campagna.
Dec. 8, Wednesday. Ancient and Mediaeval Libraries.
Dec. 13, Monday. The Palace of the Caesars.
Dec. 15, and 20, Wednesday and Monday. The Discovery of the House of the Vestals.
Dec. 22, Wednesday. Treasures found in the Excavations.
ROMANCE PHILOLOGY.The first of the Romance Conferences will be held on Monday, Dec. 6, at 4 p.m. in Sever 4. Professor Sheldon will read a paper. Subject: The proper use of phonetic spelling in linguistic studies with some specimens of a Canadian French dialect.
All interested are invited.
GERMAN LECTURES.For students who desire suggestions as to private reading in German, Dr. Kuno Francke will give two more lectures on the present state of German literature as follows: - Tuesday, Dec. 7: The Contemporary Novel Tuesday, Dec. 14. Contemporary Lyrics and Romances. These lectures will be given in Sever 6, at 3 p.m.
FRENCH READINGS.Professor Cohn will read Le Cid. by Corneille, on Dec. 7.
Mr. Sanderson will read Le Maitre des Forges, by Ohnet, on Dec. 21.
ENGLISH B.Theme III. will be returned to students on Tuesday, December 7, from 2 until 3.30, as follows: Albee to Odell in Sever 3; Packard to Zinkeisen in Sever 1.
Themes not called for at this time will be left at the student's risk, in the tin box on the mantle piece in Sever 3.
Theme IV. will be due on Tuesday, Dec. 7. It must be deposited in the wooden box in Sever 3 before 4 o'clock. Subject: A Summary of some important work of some good author.
A note of the subject of each theme, on a card specially prepared for the purpose, must be deposited in the wooden box in Sever 3 at least one week before the theme is due. A card will be found enclosed in every theme returned to students.
By the Regulations, no overdue theme will be accepted, unless the writer satisfies the Secretary that his failure to present it at the appointed time was due to serious illness of other unavoidable hindrance. Overdue themes, duly countersigned, may be left at 18 Grays.
ENGLISH C.The first Junior Forensic will be received on Tuesday, Dec. 7, from 2.30 to 3.30 p.m., in Sever 3. The Forensic should be written on Theme paper; the pages should be securely fastened together and should not be folded.
Mr. Gates will be at the Library, in closed alcove 25, on Monday, from 1.30 to 2.30 p.m.
GLEE CLUB.The Glee Club and Pierian Sodality will give a concert in Sanders Theatre on Friday, December 17.