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Mrs. Spears - 1838

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††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Mrs. Speer

 

Respectfully informs the inhabitants of Gallatin and its vicinity that on the 12th inst.?, so soon thereafter as practicable, she purposes opening a Female Academy based on such arrangements as she trusts will secure it permanent support.

 

Her plan of instruction will comprise all the branches taught in most approved schools; such as History, Ancient and Modern, Grammar, Geography with the use of globes, and the projection of Maps, Natural Philosophy, Chemistry, also the French, Italian, and Spanish languages, Music, Drawing, etc.

 

Mrs. Speer, having been educated in one of the first seminaries in Europe, deems herself not incompetent to the task she has assumed.Further information can be obtained at her residence, Mr. Lesterís Gallatin, or from General A.G. Brown.She also refers to

 

††††††††††† The Honorable William Vannerson†††††††††

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Judge Rawlings

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† L. A. Besancon

††††††††††††††††††††††† ††††††††††††† Dr. J. M. Hubbard

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Captain J. Nevitt

 

March 10, 1838

 

Published in the Southern Star on March 17, 1838 in Copiah County, MS

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