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University Calendar.



Appleton Chapel, 7.30 p.m. Rt. Rev. F. D. Huntington, D. D., Bishop of Central New York. (The front pews will be reserved for members of the University until 7.30.)

Week-day morning prayers at 8.45 a.m. No seats are assigned, either for officers or classes.

Dr. Brooks may be found at Wads worth House 1 every morning after prayers until noon. He will be glad to see any member of the University there on Wednesday evening, Dec. 1, at 8 o'clock.

Prayers will be conducted by Dr. Brooks from November 10 until December 5.

29. MONDAY.Roman Archaeology. Fourth Lecture. The Tiber and the Maritime Trade of Rome. (Quays, wharves, emporium, treasures in the bed of the river. etc.) Professor Lanciani. Sanders Theatre, 7.30 p.m.

This course of lectures is open to the public.

30. TUESDAY.French XI. Oral Discussion. Subject: L'etude de la langue grecque doit-elle necessairement faire partie d'une education liberale? Sever 19, 3 p.m.

German Lectures. The Contemporary Drama. Dr. Kuno Francke. Sever 6, 3 p.m.

Open to students desiring suggestions as to private reading in German.

French Readings. Corneille, Le Cid (first half). Reading in French, Prof. Cohn. Sever 11, 7.30 p.m.

DECEMBER 1. WEDNESDAY.Last day of receiving applications for aid from the Loan Fund.

Roman Archaeology. Roman Parks and Public Gardens. Professor Lanciani. Sanders Theatre, 7.30 p.m.

2. THURSDAY.Mathematical Seminary. Lecture; Discussion of a Trigonometric Surface. Mr. G. H. Johnson. University 19, 4 p.m.

Vesper Service. The Preachers to the University. 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 our System of Railroads should be placed under Government Control."

Regular Disputants: Affirmative, Mr. Pearl L. Sternbergh, '87, Mr. Lloyd McK. Garrison, '88. Negative, Mr. Blewett H. Lee, L.S., Mr. Cyril H. Burdett, '88.

Orchestral Concert. Boston Symphony Orchestra. Sanders Theatre, 7.45 p.m.

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.

GERMAN LECTURES.For students who desire suggestions as to private reading in German, Dr. Kuno Francke will give three lectures on the present state of German literature as follows: - Tuesday, Nov. 30, The Contemporary Drama; 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 Nov. 30 and Dec. 7.

Mr. Sanderson will read Le Maitre de Forges, by Ohnet, on Dec. 21.

ENGLISH B.A lecture will be given in Sever 11, on Tuesday, Nov. 30, at 2 o'clock. Subject: The Art of Narrative.

Theme IV. will be due on Thursday, 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. Cards may be obtained after the lectures on Tuesday.

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