The Chittenden Library at Yale now contains about 185,000 volumes.
Professor Peirce spoke at the annual dinner of the Psi Upsilon Association at the University Club on Friday evening.
During the last month more than a score of cadets have practiced catching and picking up grounders in the gymnasium at West Point. Last year the team was a good one, and nearly all who played in the principal games of the season are at the academy. New material of unusually good quality is also at hand, so that with a fair share of practice the cadets will have a strong team at the beginning of the season.