Napier Training School 3 Dec 1864
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3 Dec 1864
According to public announcement, the annual examination
of the pupils attending this scholl took place on Monday last, the 27th
inst. The attendance of visitors was very large, including a large proportion
of ladies, who seemed much interested in the proceedings. System of teaching
and results pursued, and the care bestowed by Mr THOMSON, whose labours
over the past two years have been more successful than anticipated. The
branches which more particularly deserve remark, and which called for
special commendations, were Scripture knowledge; Geography, Dictation,
History, and General reading. The following is the list of the prizes-
awarded according to daily making during the year:-
Third and Junior History- Ditto, Master Daniel RAMSDEN
Fourth Class.. First Prize, Miss Catherine HILL
Fifth Class...Ditto, Master Thomas CROSSE.
Sixth Class...Ditto,. John A GRANT
Seventh Class..Master James OLIVER
Second Class..Ditto..Master WM PARKER.
Third Class...Master Wm.CHARLTON.
Fourth Class..Ditto, Master Harry HODGSON
Fifth Class..Ditto, Miss Emily BEAZLEY.
Sixth Class...Ditto,Miss Minnie MILLER.
Girl's Class..Ditto, Miss Janet COUPER.
Grammar and Composition
Second Class..Ditto, Miss Janet COUPER.
Testament Class..Ditto, Master Daniel RAMSDEN
Junior Testament Class..Ditto, Master Fenton LAMBERT.
Prize for beautiful and correct reading, Master Russell DUNCAN.
First Prize for highest number of duxes (81) and general
Second Prize for highest number of duxes (43), Miss Annie LINDSAY.
Prizxe for Industrial Work, Miss Elizabeth CROSSE.
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