University Calendar.

DECEMBER 11. SUNDAY.

Appleton Chapel, 7.30 p. m. Rev. Prof. Wm. Lawrence. of Cambridge. (The front pews will be reserved for members of the University until 7.30.)

Weekday morning prayers at 8.45 a. m. No seats will be assigned, either for officers or classes.

Mr. Peabody will conduct prayers from Dec. 12 until December 22.

Mr. Peabody will be at Wodsworth House 1 every weekday from 9 to 10.

12 MONDAY.College Conference Meeting. The relations of young men to charity. Rev. J. G. Brooks, of Brockton. Sever 11, 6.45 p. m.

13. TUESDAY.Law Faculty. Meeting at University 5, 4 p. m.

Harvard Finance Club. The cotton manufacture and the duties on cotton goods. Col. T. L. Livermore. University 13, 7.30 p. m.

Open to members of the club, and to other persons connected with the University, introduced by members of the club to its president.

The late crisis in France. Lecture. Prof. Cohn. Sever 11, 7.30 p. m.

14. WEDNESDAY.English 6. Oral Debate. University 16, 3 p. m.

Question: "Should the United States Government interfere to secure the rights of colored voters in the South?"

Principal Disputants. Affirmative: Mr. Gitterman and Mr. Knowles.-Negative: Mr. Hallowell and Mr. Sanford.-Open to all students of the University.

Harvard Natural History Society. Lecture. "Sponges." Prof. Alpheus Hyatt of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Lawrence Scientific School Building, Room 4, 7.30 p. m.

Divinity School Chapel. Conference, 4 p. m.

15. THURSDAY.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.

Harvard Union Debate. Sever 11, 7.30 p. m.

Question: "Resolved, that the Land Tax of Henry George should be adopted."

Principal disputants.- Affirmative: J. A. Balley, '88, J. M. Hallowell, '88. Negative: L. B. Stedman, L. S.; J. H. Torrey, '90,

Academic Council. Stated meeting at University 5, 8 p. m.

16. FRIDAY.Divinity School Chapel. Service with Preaching. 7.30 p. m.

Glee Club and Pierian Concert. Sanders Theatre, 8 p. m.

APPLETON CHAPEL-SUNDAY EVENINGS.Services will be conducted as follows:-

Dec. 11, Rev. Professor Wm. Lawrence of Cambridge.

Dec. 18, Rev. Brooke Herford of Boston.

HARVARD NATURAL HISTORY SOCIETY.An illustrated lecture upon "Recent Discoveries in Glacial Geology" will be delivered by Professor G. F. Wright of Washington in Boylston Hall Lecture Room, Monday, December 19, at 7.30 p. m.

ENGLISH B.Theme III. will be returned to the class on Tuesday, Dec. 13, from 2 until 3.30 o'clock, as follows: A-M in Sever 11; the rest in Sever 1.

Theme V. will be due on December 20. Subject: A Narrative.

Themes VI. and VII. in January.

At the pleasure of the writer, Themes V. and VI.,-both narrative-may be continuous; or they may be combined in one theme of at least ten pages, to be handed in on December 20.

The attention of students is specially called to the directions of the English Composition card. Each student is held responsible for a knowledge of those directions, and is expected to follow them implicitly.

By the regulations, no overdue theme will be accepted, unless the writer satisfies the secretary that his failure to present it at the time was caused by serious illness or other unavoidable hindrance. Overdue themes, countersigned by the secretary, may be left at Grays 18. In no case must themes be put in the box in Sever 3 after the day on which they are due.

MISCELLANEOUS.The Botanic Garden is open Sundays as well as weekdays.

The Library in Gore Hall is open Sundays during term-time from 1 p. m. till sunset for members of the University only.