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A Parliamentary return issued shows the growth of the English educational system. In 1870 there were only 62 inspectors aDd 20 assistant inspectors—the average number of scholars being 1,150,000, and the cost per child lid. In 1889 there are 12 chief inspectors receiving L 950 each, 103 inspectors receiving from L4OO to LBSO, 37 subinspectors receiving from L3OO to LSOO, and 152 inspectors' assistants receiving LISO to L3OO. The average attendance of scholars is now 3,698,000, and the cost per child 10£ d. Charity and personal force are the only investments worth anything,—Walt Whitman,

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Page 1 Advertisements Column 1, Evening Star, Issue 8006, 7 September 1889, Supplement

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