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University Calendar.

10. Thursday.

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November 9. Saturday.Geological Excursion to Rhode Island. Professor Davis.

Members leave Park Square Station at 8 a. m., returning same evening. Tickets for Niantic, R. I. For description, see Notes.

Open to all members of the University. Intending members will please communicate before Wednesday with Mr. Jaggar, 60 Perkins Hall.

10. Sunday.Appleton Chapel, 7.30 p. m. Rev. S. J. McPherson, D. D., of Chicago, III.

Weekday morning prayers begin at 8.45 a. m. precisely. No seats are reserved.

Rev. S. J. McPherson, D. D., will conduct prayers from November 11-22.

The preacher conducting prayers may be found at Wadsworth House 1 every weekday during his term of service.

Dr. McPherson may be found at Wadsworth House 1 daily from 9-11.

11. Monday.Seminary of American History and Institutions. The Cabot Discoveries as a Foundation for the English Title to North America. Dr. Justin Winsor. University 20, 3.30 p. m.

Physical Colloquium. Vibrating Galvanometer of H. Rubens. Mr. Gifford LeClear. Jefferson Physical Laboratory, Room 24, 5 p. m.

The Harvard Religious Union. The Place of the Society in College Life. Rev. S. M. Crothers and Professor F. G. Peabody. Holden Chapel, 7 p. m.

Open to all members of the University.

Seminary of Economics. The Workmen in the Textile Industries of England and the United States. Mr. S. N. D. North. University 23, 7.30 p. m.

Chemical Journal Club. (1) Constitution of Hydrocyanic Acid. Dr. A. Sachman.- (2) Esterification of Aromatic Acids. Mr. H. A. Torrey.- (3) Chemistry at High Temperatures. Mr. C. A. Soch. Boylston Hall 12, 8 p. m.

12. Tuesday.Geological Conference. Papers: The Pirna and Kirchberg Zones of Contact Metamorphism. Mr. T. A. Jaggar. The Excursion to Salem and Marblehead. Mr. John H. Sears. Geological Laboratory, Room 2, M. Z., 7.45 p. m.

Open to all members of the University.

Lecture. The Study of the Fine Arts (illustrated by the Stereopticon). Mr. Edward Robinson. Jefferson Physical Laboratory, 8 p. m.

The second of a series of lectures provided by the Committee on the Reception of Students, and intended primarily for new-comers to the University.

Open to the public.

13. Wednesday.Oxford Club. Monthly Meeting. Epworth M. E. Church, 7 p. m.

All Methodist students invited.

Cercle Francais. The French Language at the time of the Norman Conquest. Professor Sheldon. Fogg Art Museum, 7.45 p. m.

Open to the public.

14. Thursday.English 6. Oral Debate. Harvard 1, 3.30 p. m.

Question: "Resolved, That it is to the interest of Harvard to form permanent athletic relations with Yale."

Principal Disputants-Affirmative: T. H. Russell and J. P. Warren.- Negative: M. G. Seelig and W. F. Wilbour.

Open to all students of the University.

Christian Association. Weekly Meeting. Rev. Alexander McKenzie, D. D. Holden Chapel, 6.45 p. m.

Open to all members of the University.

Classical Club. Some Athenian Sepulchral Monuments and Epitaphs. Professor J. R. Wheeler, of Columbia College. Harvard 1, 8 p. m.

Open to the public.

15. Friday.Divinity School. Preaching Service. Mr. H. White. Divinity Chapel, 7.30 p. m.

Open to the public.

Harvard Forum. Debate. Harvard 1, 7.30 p. m.

Question: "Resolved, That the higher education is desirable for an American girl not intending to enter a profession."

Principal Disputants.- Affirmative: H. G. Dorman '96 and E. V. Huntington Gr.- Negative: J. M. Letterle '98 and J. L. Valentine '98.

Open to the public.

16. Saturday.Geological Excursion to Salem and Marblehead. Mr. John H. Sears.

Members leave Union Station, Eastern Division, for Salem, 7.30 a. m.; returning same evening. Take luncheon. For description, see Notes.

Open to all members of the University. Intending members will please communicate before Wednesday with Mr. T. A. Jaggar, 60 Perkins Hall.

Appleton Chapel-Sunday Evenings.Nov. 10.- Rev. S. J. McPherson, D. D., of Chicago, III.

Nov. 17.- Rev. S. J. McPherson, D. D., of Chicago, III.

Nov. 24-Rev. E. Winchester Donald, D. D., of Boston.

Dec. 1.- Rev. P. S. Moxom, D. D., of Springfield.

Dec. 8.- Rev. P. S. Moxom, D. D., of Springfield.

Symphony Concerts.Thursday evenings, November 21, December 12, 1895; January 2, January 16, February 6, February 20, March 12, April 9, and April 30, 1896.

Elocution.Mr. Hayes will meet men who will join the voluntary classes, on Mondays and Fridays, at 11 a. m. and at 2.30 p. m., in Holden Chapel.

Geological Excursions.A series of geological excursions, open to all members of the University, will be conducted by the officers of the Departments of Geology and of Mineralogy and Petrography during October and November. It is desirable that persons wishing to take part in any of these excursions should send notice of their intention, not later than Wednesday of the week in question, to Mr. T. A. Jaggar, 60 Perkins Hall. Mr. Jaggar may be consulted daily from 9 to 10 a. m. in Room 2, Geological Department, M. Z., and will be prepared to give information concerning travelling expenses, geological literature, etc.

Excursion 7.- Saturday, Nov. 16. Mr. J. H. Sears. The eruptive rocks of Salem and Marblehead.

At Salem Neck the excursion will visit the outcrops of Essexite, a petrographic type of great importance, which is here cut by younger masses of angite and elaeolite syenite. These rocks are traversed by a series of gabbro dikes and by a still younger series of tinguaites which cut all the older formations. Thence proceeding to Marblehead Neck, granite will be seen intrusive through the Cambrian rocks, the keratophyre sheet overlaying the old rhyolites, and finally the more recent quartz porphyry dikes.

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