Education: On the Farm

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As one more commencement time came to the colleges and universities of the land last week, one of the grand old men of U. S. pedagogy lay dying of cerebral arteriosclerosis, diabetes, and heart disease, in a sickroom close by the campus of the university which he began building 40 years ago to be one of the country's greatest—Stanford of California.

Long an invalid, retired in 1916 from his 22-year presidency and three-year chancellorship, 80-year-old Dr. David Starr Jordan, chancellor emeritus, had no active part...

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