Lecture by Colonel Parker.
Colonel Francis W. Parker will give the last of the lectures before the Educational Conference this evening at 8 o'clock in Sever 17. Colonel Parker is one of the leading educationalists of the country and has just been appointed head of the Chicago Institute, a college recently founded by Mrs. Emmons Blaine for the training of teachers. He has also been principal of the Chicago Normal School. Several years ago he started at Quincy the customs which have now come to be known as the "Quincy Methods." He is in the East looking for teachers for the Chicago Institute.