Education: Cruise

While other schoolboys were packing up to go home last month, a group at Tabor Academy was busy painting, rigging and bending on sails on a 90-ft. auxiliary schooner, the Tabor-Boy. Tabor is on Buzzards Bay, Mass., near an old whaling town. It was reorganized in 1916 by Headmaster Walter Huston Lillard. Dartmouth man and Oxonian who had been assistant to the headmaster of Andover since 1907. His 150 boys sail, row. cruise, hold cutter drills. Every spring they are taken on a cadet-training cruise to Central America. They may join a...

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