The Indian Helper (Vol. 3, No. 38)

The Indian Helper (Vol. 3, No. 38)
Carlisle, PA
May 4, 1888

The first page opened with a poem "Legend of the 'Forget-Me-Not, '" "From the Scrap-book of a subscriber;" followed by an article called "Happy Accidents," about the importance of self-help. Next came a piece that continued on the fourth page entitled "How Boys Can Make Money." Page two began with the news of the death of Etahdleuh Doanmoe, followed by letters from two students and an article entitled "The Schools," that featured the Man-on-the-Band-Stand's observations of the year end activities in the school rooms. Page three included many small news articles about the various shops, fishing, country home experiences, staff vacations, Lincoln Institution, baseball, visitors, and more. Page four contained a letter from Michael Burns (Apache), called "A Carlisle Boy in Arizona," about his work with Mojave prisoners, followed by a letter from Nellie Carey (Apache) from her country home. This issue concluded with a letter from Sitka, Alaska.

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Cumberland County Historical Society - Carlisle Indian School Collection