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The Great Round World And What Is Going On In It, Vol. 1. No. 21, April 1, 1897 - A Weekly Magazine for Boys and Girls
John Jackson, the originator of this system of vertical writing, is the only teacher who has had the years of practice in teaching it that make these the standard manuals for teachers and students. The adoption of vertical writing abroad and in this country is largely due to his persistent work and the marvellous results of his teaching. His series of copy-books were the first to be used in this country, and are considered by experienced teachers, who are not to be misled by mere beauty of engravers work, to contain the only practical well-graded course of instruction leading from primary work to the rapid and now justly celebrated telegraph handfor these books are the only ones containing copies in this rapid writing. The telegraph hand is the style used by the best telegraph operators in the countryand these writers are universally acknowledged to be the most rapid writers, and writers of a hand which of necessity must be most legible. Far from being alarmed by the message sent her from the Powers, she has replied that it is impossible for her to withdraw her troops from Crete. She states that her object in sending them there was to restore peace, and as serious troubles still exist in the island, she cannot comply with the request of the Powers. ......Buy Now (To Read More)
Ebook Number: 15451
Release Date: Mar 24, 2005
Editor: Bishop, Julia Truitt
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