University Calendar

**Open to Public.

Saturday, December 5.

*MORNING PRAYER. Rev. James G. K. McClure, D.D., LL.D. Topic: "When the Day's Strain Comes." Appleton Chapel, 8.45 A. M.

FACULTY OF MEDICINE. Meeting at Medical School, Boston, 8 P. M.

**LECTURES ON THE MODERN GERMAN DRAMA. "Heinrich von Kleists Penthesilea und Kaetchen von Heilbronn." Professor Kuehnemann. Emerson J, 11 A. M.

Sunday, December 6.

**EVENING SERVICE. Rev. James G. K. McClure, D.D., LL.D., of Chicago, Ill. Appleton Chapel, 7.30 P. M.

Monday, December 7.

*LECTURES ON THE DECLINE OF HISTORIC COMMERCIAL POWERS. III. "The Commercial System of Modern Times." Mr. Wilfred H. Schoff, Secretary of the Philadelphia Museums. Sever 35, 9 A. M.

**LECTURES ON THE PRINCIPLES OF GERMAN CIVIL LAW. XIII. "Contracts and Torts." I. Judge Walter Neitzel. West Lecture Room, Austin Hall, 2 P. M.

**KING'S CHAPEL LECTURES. "Paul as the Founder of Christian Ethics." Professor J. H. Ropes. King's Chapel, Boston, 2.30 P. M.

*SEMINARY OF ECONOMICS. "The Recent History of the Silk Industry in the United States." Mr. F. R. Mason. University 23, 4.30 P. M.

*PHYSICAL COLLOQUIUM. "Electrolytic Condensers." Dr. Morse. Jefferson Physical Laboratory, Room 25, 5 P. M.

SEMINARY ON AIMS AND METHODS OF PHILOSOPHICAL STUDY AND TEACHING. Topic: "The History of Thought and the Authority of the Teacher's Opinions as Means of Guiding the Student." Professor Royce. Emerson C, 7.30 P. M. Open to all Graduate Students of Philosophy who are registered either in Harvard or in Radcliffe.

*MODERN LANGUAGE CONFERENCE. "Ut Pictura Poesis." Mr. W. G. Howard. Common Room, Conant Hall, 8 P. M.

CHAMBER CONCERT. The Kneisel Quartet, assisted by Mr. Courtlandt Palmer. Lecture Room of the Fogg Museum, 8 P. M. Program: Haydn, Quartet in E-flat major, op. 33, No. 2; Bach, "Chaconne," for Violin alone; Eugen D'Albert, Scherzo from Quartet in E-flat major, op. 11; Courtlandt Palmer, Quintet in A minor for Pianoforte, two Violins, Viola, and Violoncello.

Tuesday, December 8.

**LECTURES ON THE PRINCIPLES OF GERMAN CIVIL LAW. XIV. "Contracts and Torts." II. Judge Walter Neitzel. West Lecture Room, Austin Hall, 2 P. M.

**HYDE LECTURES ON FOREIGN MISSIONS. "The History of Christianity in Japan." IV. "The Beginning of Protestant and the Re-establishment of Roman Catholic Missions." Rev. Otis Cary, D.D., Missionary of the A. B. C. F. M. in Kyoto. Peabody Hall, Phillips Brooks House, 4.30 P. M.

**LECTURE. "John Milton." Rev. George A. Gordon, D.D. Sanders Theatre, 8 P. M.

Wednesday, December 9.

BOARD OF OVERSEERS. Meeting at 50 State St., Boston, 11 A. M.

*CLASSICAL CONFERENCE. "Roman Remains Discovered in Samaria." Professor D. G. Lyon.--"Two New Roman Inscriptions from Samaria." Professor G. F. Moore.--"Sophocles and Asclepias." Mr. W. H. Freeman. Harvard 1, 4.30 P. M.

**LECTURES ON BUDDHIST DOCTRINE. "A Statement of Buddhist Doctrine in Western Terms." VI. "Continuity of Life and Death." Dr. W. Sturgis Bigelow. Emerson J, 4.30 P. M.

**HYDE LECTURES ON FOREIGN MISSIONS. "The History of Christianity in Japan." V. "The Mission of the Holy Orthodox (Russo-Greek) Church." Rev. Otis Cary, D.D., Missionary of the A. B. C. F. M. in Kyoto. Peabody Hall, Phillips Brooks House, 4.30 P. M.

*READINGS FROM SHAKSPERE. "Twelfth Night." I. Professor Winter. Sever 11, 7.45 P. M.