The Indian Helper (Vol. 3, No. 2)

The Indian Helper (Vol. 3, No. 2)
Carlisle, PA
August 19, 1887

The first page featured a conversation, continued from the previous week’s issue, between Marianna Burgess and the Man-on-the-Band-Stand, related to the filthiness of the Indians at the Pine Ridge and Rosebud Agencies. Topics included a description of issue day and harvesting cattle. Page two reported Miss Fisher's (Acting Principal) train trip to Mt. Washington and a letter from Dr. Carlos Montezuma.

Page three shared dozens of articles including news of Joshua Given preparing to enter public high school in town, the arrival of a group of Sioux girls, and a report that some girls took ill after eating tree bark. Page four continued the letter on page one. 

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