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QUEEN'S COLLEGE, TAUNTON
Governors' Entrance Scholarships: C. L. G. Baker (Dr. Morgan's School, Bridgwater), D. S. Foster (Harrow View School, Harrow). Third Scholarship not awarded.
Entrance Scholarship: R. H. F. Blake (St. Hugh's School, Bickley, Kent). REPTON SCHOOL
Foundation Scholarships: J. A. H. Clarke (formerly with Mr. P. S. F. Stubbs, Furzie Close, Barton-on-Sea) and S. R. Atkins (formerly with the Rev. H. H. H. Hockey, Uckfield, Sussex). On the examination the following entrance exhibitioners are raised to the rank of scholars: S. J. L. Lawry (formerly with Mr. P. S. F. Stubbs, Furzie Close, Barton-on-Sea) and H. Crookenden (formerly with Mr. H. E. Forrester, Norfolk House, Beaconsfield). Entrance Scholarships and Exhibitions: Crompton Scholarship of £100: D. M. Paton (Mr. C. H. T. Hayman, Manor House, Brackley); Scholarship of £70: D. Oliver (Mr. A. E. Lynam, Dragon School, Oxford); Scholarship of £40 J. O. G. Barrett (Captain H. C. Lloyd, Woodlands School, Deganwy); Exhibitions of £30: N. M. Gordon (Messrs. Gladstone & Wathen, The Hall, Hampstead) and F. W. Chapman (Mr. H. T. Facon, Waverley School, Nottingham).
ROEDEAN SCHOOL, BRIGHTON
Scholarship of £105 a year for school life: May Ludwig (Aberdeen High School). Scholarship of £90 a year for school life: Barbara Preston (St. David's School, Englefield Green, Surrey). Governors' Leaving Scholarship (£50 a year for three years) tenable at Somerville College, Oxford: Nancy Lee.
ROSEMEAD SCHOOL, LITTLEHAMPTON
Annual Internal Scholarship (£50): E. M. Potts.
ROYAL ACADEMY OF MUSIC AND THE ROYAL COLLEGE OF MUSIC
Exhibitions for free tuition at the R.A.M. or the R.C.M. for two or three years: Joan M. Gilbert, Eastbourne (Pianoforte); Nora A. Richardson, Dublin (Violin) and R. E. Sanders, Southend (Violin) at the R.C.M. Mary M. P. Sandiford, Liverpool (Pianoforte), J. H. Phillips, Kingston-on-Thames (Violoncello) and G. Edwards, Taunton (Organ) at the R.A.M.
ROYAL COLLEGE OF MUSIC
Open Scholarships: Composition: Imogen C. Holst (Dunmow). Pianoforte : C. M. Branson (Sheffield), Freda M. Barrington (Hornchurch), Josephine SoutheyJohn (Surbiton), Katharine M. Stock (London), Phyllis M. Russell (Ryde), Isle of Wight). Organ: H. W. King (London). Singing: Margaret E. McArthur (South Canterbury, New Zealand), H. Hemming (Birmingham), Thelma M. Bowles (Twickenham), T. Lloyd (Glynneath, Glam.). Violin Irene A. Richards, (Croydon). Scholarship Exhibitions: A. Bartlett (London), Florence P. Cassidy (S. Farnborough). Violoncello: Gladys Corlett (Hoylake). Flute: A. Gleghorn (London). Trumpet: C. D. Kidd (Castlewellan, Co. Antrim).
Scholarships R. A. Blackburn (Dane Court School, Parkstone), H. W. Davies (honorary) (Lockers Park, Hemel Hempstead), G. C. Gregson (Parkfield, Haywards Heath),, R. Selby Smith (Streete Court, Westgate-on-Sea), P. S. Smith (Langley Place, St. Leonards-on-Sea), M. W. R. Barraclough (Bournemouth School), J. M. Addis (Heddon Court, Cockfosters), J. P. Hickinbotham (West House School, Edgbaston), E. H. Bayly (Rugby School, late of Furzie Close, New Milton), M. Newell (Sandroyd School, Cobham), A. R. Finn (St. Hugh's, Bickley). SEDBERGH SCHOOL
Scholarship of £100: J. A. R. Gray (Mr. Lynam. Oxford). Scholarship of £80: J. C. Dorward (Mr. Walker, Melrose). Scholarships of £60: P. S. L. Farmer (Mr. Corbett, Derby) and O. S. Bell (Mr. Lynam, Oxford). Scholarships of £40: J. C. Harvey-Webb (Mr. Bernard, Walmer) and J. R. Alvey (Mr. Boyer, Harrogate). House Exhibitions: J. N. King (Mr. Nuttall, Harrogate) and N. D. Ashton (Mr. Vaughan-Evans, Öre). Sheriff Exhibition: R. C. Crompton (College Mariotte, Boulogne).
Scholarships: J. H. C. Ellis (Mr. A. H. Richardson, Beaudesert Park, Minchinhampton), G. A. R. Savage (Mr. A. S. Grant, Hillside, Reigate), M. B. Hollon (Mr. W. M. Hornby, Sandroyd, Cobham, and the late R. Hickman, Old Hall, Wellington, Salop), R. S. Elwell-Sutton (Mr. G. H. Philbrick, Clare House, Beckenham), R. C. S. Dick (Sherborne School and Mr. J. S. Norman, The New Beacon, Sevenoaks), T. M. Boog-Scott (Mr. P. C. Phipps, Dane Court, Parkstone), M. Pettitt (Mr. W. C. Laming, Nevill House, Eastbourne), G. A. L. Rutledge (Mr. A. E. Lynam, Dragon School, Oxford), P. L. Cloete (Messrs. T. B. Gilderdale and D. Mercer, Eastman's, Southsea), J. H. Bowman (Mr. E. F. Duggan, Holmwood House, Lexden), M. W. L. Tutton (Mr. J. C. Morgan-Brown, St. Edmund's, Hindhead), A. J. Le G. Jacob (Sherborne School and Mr. M. E. Wilkinson, Aldeburgh Lodge, Suffolk).
ST. BEES SCHOOL
Entrance Scholarship: D. Semple (Preparatory School, Victoria Place, Carlisle). ST. BRANDON'S, BRISTOL Entrance Scholarship: I. Skinner (Moorfield, Mannamead, Plymouth).
ST. COLUMBA'S (DUBLIN)
Entrance Scholarships: 1st (£50 for four years): T. Shillington (Mr. Bing, Rockport, Craigavad); 2nd (£30 for four years) K. M. Walmsley (the High School, Dublin); 3rd (£30 for four years): W. E. C. Patten (Mr. Bently, Monkstown Park); 4th (£20 for four years): E. S. Purdon (Mr. Wollen, Etonhurst, Weston-super-Mare).
ST. EDWARD'S SCHOOL, OXFORD
Scholarships of £70): J. C. Montague (The Leas, Hoylake), P. H. Allen (St. Michael's College, Tenbury, Worcester). Scholarships of £50: J. A. Groocock (St. Michael's College, Tenbury, C. W. Pimlott (Rev. F. N. Bird's, Norwood, Exeter). Exhibitions of £30: A. G. B. Davidson (Cathedral Choir House, Oxford), P. H. Gratze (Tenterden Hall, Hendon), E. H. Loasby (the College, Scarborough),: J. D. Robertson (Braidlea, Stoke Bishop, Bristol). Choral Exhibition of £20: J. A. Groocock (St. Michael's College, Tenbury).
ST. LAWRENCE COLLEGE, RAMSGATE
Open Scholarships: D. W. Hunt, C. H. D. Howard, G. C. Cranfield (The Junior School, St. Lawrence College).
ST. LEONARD'S SCHOOL, ST. ANDREWS Entrance Scholarships: J. Gibb, M. Borthwick and B. Mudie (St. Catherine's School, St. Andrews); B. Lowe (Dragon School, Oxford).
ST. MARY'S COLLEGE, LONDON, W.2
Entrance Scholarships: Joan G. Cooke (Kelvin House School, Ruislip).
ST. MARY'S HALL, BRIGHTON Entrance Scholarships (450 for three years, renewable for a further two years): Catherine Wells (Winchester School for Girls).
ST. PAUL'S SCHOOL
Seniors (recommended for scholarship): A. F. L. Bagley, A. Baxter, K. C. P. Barrington, S. P. Excell, L. D. Green, J. F. Hodgson, G. M. Hutt, P. H. Jones, I. Lewis, D. S. Piper, D. T. Richnell, C. W. Sanders, R. W. Thomson, D. L Tilbury (all St. Paul's School). Juniors (recommended for scholarships): M. Beloff, W. P. Cuff, F. W. Featherstone, E. R. Hutt, H. C. Pearson, T. H. M. Ritchie, H. B. Sacker, J. Unite (St. Paul's School); P. H Canham, B. F. Ewart, P. M. Jones, A. M. Levine, K. K. R. Readhead, J. G. Swietochowski (Colet Court, W.); P. Chapman, D. H. Boalch (Lancaster House, Acton); E. J. L. Lowbury, R. Traub (Warwick House, Hampstead); W. Barratt (Pembroke House, Hampton); N. Benz (Roborough, Eastbourne); R. C. Chope (Merton Court, Sidcup); E. H. de Groot (Asheton School, Tenterden); R. Goodstein (Peterborough Lodge, Hampstead); G. F. K. Grant (Durston House, Ealing); G. W. Oram (Northwood Preparatory School); D. C. Sieff (Didsbury School, Manchester); M. J. Sieff (Manchester Grammar School); J. P. Stringer (Glengyle School, Putney); H. J. Vincent (Harrow View, Ealing).
ST. PAUL'S GIRLS' SCHOOL
Foundation Scholarships: Senior: J. Blanco White, N. Brunker, E. Fyleman, P. Hardcastle, E. Kirsch, M. Lynd, M. O'Malley, A. Scott-James, B. Sturgis, L. Wace (St. Paul's Girls' School); Junior: P. Blyth (St. David's, Sudbury, Suffolk), E. Boyd (private tuition), G. Piehler (St. Felix School, Southwold), K. Wallis (St. Michael's, Ealing), M. Drucquer, N. Gray, M. Spear (St. Paul's Girls' School). ST. PETER'S SCHOOL, YORK Anniversary Foundation Scholarships (50) J. A. Brittain (Normanton School), J. N. Emery (Oldfield School, Swanage). Hey Scholarship: L. J. L. Wall (Queen Elizabeth's School, Gainsborough). Exhibitions: J. P. Cam (Hill House School, Doncaster), M. M. Williams (St. Bede's School, Hornsea). Exhibitions for the Sons of Clergy: C. Wellington (St. Peter's Preparatory School).
ST. STEPHEN'S HIGH SCHOOL, WINDSOR The Founder's Scholarship (Seniors): E. M. Gadd. The Governors' Scholar ship (Juniors): S. M. Hambridge, M. K. Chapman.
New Judd Scholarships (100 per annum): J. P. Hunter-Brown (Tonbridge School and Mr. G. F. Olive, Rokely, The Downs, Wimbledon); £100 per annum, A. G. Huson (Mr. F. F. Sutton, Junior School, St. Lawrence College, Ramsgate; £80 per annum: P. J. R. Davis (Mr. T. G. Hughes, Rose Hill School, Banstead). Judd Scholarship: P. Brendon (Tonbridge School and Messrs. M. H. and A. F. Bickmore, Yardley Court, Tonbridge). Foundation Scholarships: R. C. Zaehner (Tonbridge School and Rev. C. W. L. Bode and Mr. F. H. Knott, Beechmont, Haywards Heath), J. C. S. Worley (Tonbridge School and Mr. H. Williams White, Holyrood House, Bognor), T. W. Hutchison (Mr. A. H. Linford, Peterborough Lodge, N.W. 3), J. M. L. Yates (Tonbridge School and Mr. F. H. Knott, Cholmeley House, Eastbourne), F. D. Homan (Messrs. T. B. Gilderdale and D. Mercer, Eastmans, Southsea), R. Tatton-Brown (Tonbridge School and Mr. C. Mallam, Heathfield, Keston, Kent).
Scholarships: G. M. Singleton (Messrs. Harcourt, Clarke & McFerran, Packwood Haugh, Hockley Heath), J. D. Proctor (Messrs. Harcourt, Clarke & McFerran, Packwood Haugh, Hockley Heath), H. S. Boyt (Rev. H. W. Waterfield, Temple Grove, Eastbourne), N. S. Knight (Rev. E. L. Browne, St. Andrew's School, Eastbourne), F. M. Hamer (Mr. A. Dudley Smith, Holm Leigh, Buxton), G. T. Crawshaw (Mr. G. B. Bee, Eversley School, Southwold), J. Emsley (Upping ham School, late Rev. C. A. C. Bowlker, Nevill Holt, Preparatory School, Market Harborough), P. J. Gill (Rev. A. Hooper, Hillstone, Malvern). Rutland Scholar ships: W. H. Peasgood and R. F. Risely (Oakham School). Powell Exhibitions: G. M. Singleton (Messrs. Harcourt, Clarke & McFerran, Packwood Haugh, Hockley Heath), G. H. W. Wilkinson (Mr. L. G. W. Wilkinson, Tynemouth School, Northumberland), G. H. Parkes (Mr. M. W. Peters, Flete House, Westgateon-Sea).
Resident Scholarships: A. F. Stephenson (Bedford School), R. H. Vigor (The Abbey School, Beckenham), T. R. Crook (Westminster School and Mr. Lord's, Merton Court, Foots Cray), I. F. B. Stevens (Gate House School, Kingston Hill, W. R. S. Doll (Westminster School and Mr. Gibbs, Sloane Street). Non-resident Scholarships: E. C. Baughan (Westminster School and Seabrook Lodge, Hythe, P. Hacker (Westminster School and Mr. C. E. D. Gladstone, Clivedon Place). Exhibitions: I. C. W. Jutte (30) (Gate House School, Kingston Hill), E. R. Smith (30) (Mr. C. E. D. Gladstone, Clivedon Place), R. C. Terry (25) (Mr. B. C. Pearce, Ealing).
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Scholarships: B. W. Old (Mr. E. H. Holmes, Sheringham House, Hampstead), R. F. Burnett (Mr. F. R. Burnett, Seascale Preparatory School), F. A. Nunn (Mr. R. D. Jebb, Aldwich, Tunbridge Wells), J. A. Esam (Rev. H. A. Moreton, Marton Hall, Bridlington). Exhibitions: J. Brockbank (Mr. A. G. Grenfell, Mostyn House, Parkgate), C. W. Miles (Miss Lee, Brook House, Turnford), D. G. Hounsfield (Mr. R. F. Cumberlege, Eskdale Tower, Jesmond.
Scholarships: H. Boddy (Mr. R. B. Scott, The High School, West Hartlepool), A. K. Hobbins (Mr. C. L. Webb, Carn Brea Preparatory School, Bromley, Kent), R. Middleton-Smith (Mr. A. W. Roberts, Langley Place, St. Leonards-on-Sea), D. E. R. Ayres (Mr. D. Cutcliffe, Linton House School, Holland Park Avenue, London). Exhibitions: K. O. G. Huntley (Mr. A. G. Grenfell, Mostyn House School, Parkgate, Cheshire), W. R. Knott (Mr. J. B. Stork, The Edgbaston Preparatory School, Hallfield, Edgbaston, Birmingham), E. J. E. Law (Institut Juillerat, Morges-Tolochenaz, Switzerland).
WYCOMBE ABBEY SCHOOL
Open Scholarships: M. Aston (Wychrest, Malvern), J. S. Drake-Brockman (Godstowe School, High Wycombe), C. M. Ensor (Godstowe School, High Wycombe), F. B. Lowe (the Dragon School, Oxford), R. J. Ross (Oxford High School), H. P. Stevenson (the Dragon School, Oxford).
3. OTHER AWARDS
UNIVERSITY OF CAMBRIDGE
The Cambridge committee of the Henry P. Davison Scholarships have made the following elections of scholars for the ensuing academic year: E. R. H. Johnston (Rugby and Sidney), to Harvard University; A. C. Candler (Oundle and Trinity), to Yale University; G. A. Bell (Sedbergh and St. John's), to Princeton University.
DOLLAR ACADEMY, DOLLAR
University Scholarships: Stanhouse Scholarship (£50 for four years): A. Kilgour. The University Bursary (£30 for three years): J. Clark. Masterton Memorial Scholarship (£25 for three years): W. J. Goldie.
DOON HOUSE, WESTGATE-ON-SEA
Scholarships J. A. Blackie (nominated for Winchester); A. H. Armitage (3rd Senior School, Marlborough); J. W. G. Whyte (Commended Fettes); D. K. Robinson (Imperial Service College); D. K. Robinson (War Scholarship, Charterhouse); J. H. Nicholls (Scholarship at Haileybury).
RUGBY TECHNICAL SCHOOL
Scholarships of £100 per annum for three years awarded by the Warwickshire County Council, and tenable at the Imperial College of Technology: R. S. Odd and S. R. Herringshaw.
SOUTH HAMPSTEAD HIGH SCHOOL Clift-Courtauld Scholarship awarded by the London Inter-Collegiate Scholarships Board to be held at Bedford College, London: Lydia Palmer. Scholarship awarded by the Fishmongers' Company: Bertha Wilkinson.
STEYNE PREPARATORY SCHOOL, WORTHING Foundation Scholarship of £18 per annum and a House Exhibition of (12 per annum, tenable at Woodbridge School, Suffolk: M. V. Horsfield. ST. BRANDON'S, BRISTOL University School Scholarships tenable at Westfield College, London: E. Griffiths and C. Jasper.
ST. PETER'S SCHOOL, WESTON-SUPER-MARE Scholarship of £45: R. J. H. Cholmeley (St. Saviour's School, Ardingly),
Old Boys' Scholarship (£40 per annum) tenable at Wadham College, Oxford: G. V. Shillito, School Leaving Scholarships (£40 per annum): K. Ewart (tenable at Worcester College, Oxford); G. S. W. Organe (tenable at Cambridge).
THETFORD GRAMMAR SCHOOL FOR GIRLS Norfolk County Council Agricultural Scholarship, tenable at Chelmsford Agricultural College: Phyllis Parrott. Norfolk County Council Senior Scholar ship (70) and the Winkworth Scholarship (£50) Newnham (For Science): Marian Saunders.
KITCHENER SCHOLARSHIP Kitchener Scholarship (£200 for three years) tenable at University College, Oxford J. P. Griffin (Dollar Academy, Dollar).
On the recommendation of the Faculty of Architecture of the British School at Rome, the Commissioners of 1851 have awarded the Rome Scholarship in Architecture for 1927 to Mr. Robert Percy Cummings, of Queensland, aged 26, a student of the Architectural Association; and on the recommendation of the same body the Royal Institute of British Architects have awarded the Henry Jarvis Studentship for 1927 to Mr. Harold Thornley Dyer, aged 22, a student of the Bartlett School of Architecture, London University. The Council of the British School at Rome, on the recommendation of the Faculty of Engraving, have awarded the Rome Scholarship in Engraving for 1927 to Mr. Frederick G. Austin, aged 25 years, a student of the Royal College of Art, and formerly of the Leicester College of Arts.
TEACHERS' TRAVELLING SCHOLARSHIPS Walter Hines Page Travelling Scholarship: Miss W. M. Casswell (Withington Girls' School, Manchester). Travelling Scholarship: Miss G. L. Whitaker (High School for Girls, Ribston Hall, Gloucester). Chautaugua Summer School Scholarships Miss E. M. Stephen (George Watson's Ladies' College, Edinburgh, and Miss G. A. Hewer (London County Council School, Rhyl Street, N.W. 8.).
WOLVERHAMPTON MUNICIPAL SECONDARY SCHOOL Open Scholarship to Liverpool University: Nora Tombs. Open Scholarship to University College of North Wales, Bangor: Lilian Brewster.
Educational Aims and Methods
HE opening address to students attending the Oxford University Vacation Course in Education was given on August 1 by the Right Rev. the Bishop of Oxford, who discussed the larger aims of education in an extremely stimulating manner. The purpose of education may, from one point of view, he said, be regarded as the transmission of the experience of one generation to the next, but, inasmuch as the world is not a fixed quantity, and each generation enlarges and modifies the knowledge and beliefs of its predecessors, the carrying out of this purpose is not so simple as it first appears. Education, indeed, is rather a preparation for dealing with new situations than a mere transmission of experience.
The world as a whole has, from the point of view of the educator, steadily become more and more unmanageable, and the encyclopaedic conception of the content of education which was held in the Middle Ages is no longer tenable. Any attempt to apprehend such a bewildering variety can only lead to mental confusion and superficiality, deeper thinking being crowded out. Selection has become not merely advisable but necessary, and that not (as is sometimes suggested) because we have less time in these days for every one has always had all the time in the world-but for the more significant reasons already indicated.
Many solutions have been offered in the past, but in the Bishop of Oxford's judgment, no solution can be truly satisfactory which is not based on fundamental principles. These principles were suggested by Aristotle when he classified knowledge according to the nature of the truth it embodied and of the proof which it demanded. Such an analysis leads us, in the first place, to appreciate the vital moral importance of knowledge of a scientific order and the need for helping our pupils to appreciate the more objective standards of scientific truth. In the words of Bishop Butler-" Things are as they are and the conse
quences of them will be what they will be; why then should we desire to be deceived?"
In our teaching, therefore, we should always find room for science, and for training in the appreciation of scientific truth. There are, however, in this world of ours other factors which make the methods of science at times uncertain in their application. Thus, in by far the greater part of human affairs the human will intervenes and definite prediction is not possible. It is necessary, therefore, to make provision also in education for training in the recog nition of truth of another type and of its proof. Here the field covered by politics and religion must be entered. Both of these are concerned with vital issues and neither of them can be ignored. Side by side with this major problem is the problem indicated by Prof. Rostovtzeff i his recent book
Rome-the problem of extending the intellectual advantages of a civilization as widely as possible, and at the same time preserving standards of truth and respect for intellectual integrity and achievement. The history of the past seemed to suggest that this problem has not yet been successfully faced by any civilization, and to indicate that a satisfactory solution is only to be found along lines such as are indicated in this address.
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