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lend their aid to the cause of education, by inserting this Prospectus, for a few weeks at least, in their several

Papers, omitting terms of advertising. To Our SUBSCRIBERS.-Almost all /

We know that you are all friends of of your subscriptions end with this

education; and your past course has Number, and, according to our terms,

shown that you are friends of the the Journal will be no longer sent to

Journal. We are under many obligayou, without further orders.

tions to you for the kind notices yon satisfied that this is the only way in which such a Journal can be sustained, for the many appeals you have made

have given, month after month, and and we know that you will read it with

to your readers in behalf of the Jourinore satisfaction, when you have paid

nal. for it in advance. We hope therefore,

Since your prosperity must increase that none of you will neglect to renew

as the people of our State advance in your subscriptions, before the first Number of the next Volume is issued, field as a rival to no other publication,

intelligence, and since we enter the and that you will all try to avail your- we feel that we are not asking too selves of the reduced terms, by getting much, in making the above request. some of your friends to unite with you.

We would further remark, that this What teacher or parent, who feels any is not a private enterprise ; that the interest in education, would be unwil- !

Journal is the property of the State ling to pay one dollar for the Journal ? :

Educational Association. The comThe Journal is yours. It belongs to :

mittee, appointed to attend to its inno individual, but to the teachers and

terests, determined to reduce the price friends of education in North Carolina,

to one half the former subscription and its success depends, in a great

price, whenever clubs of five are made measure, upon your efforts.

up, which change we hope you will notice.

COMPLETE VOLUME.--We send, with this Nunber of the Journal, an index TO TEACHERS.--.We would again call to the whole volume, and a title page, the attention of Teachers to the Jourthat those who desire it may have the nal, as a medium of advertising their Volume bound. Every teacher, at Schools. All of you, who look for paleast, should thus render it a perma- tronage beyond your immediate neighnent part of his library. We still borhoods, are aware that you seldom have a number of copies of the first get a pupil who has not been in some Volume which we offer to those who school in his own neighborhood, and may wish to have the Journal, from that he is sent to you because your the beginnig, for $1.50, free of post- school offers superior advantages. And age.

you must know too, that the teacher,

who has had charge of his primary It combines Geography with Ilistocourse, and who is probably a reader ry, and is illustrated with numerous of the Journal, often influences the pa- maps, and engravings of battle scenes rent, in the choice of a higher School. &c.

Besides, you wish to support th The style of the work is well suit Journal, and you can thus aid in its to render the study of History interestsupport and at the same time benefit ing and instructive, to those who are yourselves. We deduct something too young to derive much benefit from from the usual rates, where teachers an ordinary history. advertise by the year.

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