The Indian Helper (Vol. 3, No. 44)

Carlisle, PA
June 15, 1888
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The first page opened with an untitled poem, followed by “A Letter from Mr. Standing: How He Finds Things in England,” a travel diary of the Standing Family’s visit to England. Page two included a report of “An Aged Friend,” and news about visits Dr. Given made to Outing students in Bucks County. It also reported a Department of Interior inspection, along with news of students and visitors. Page three was filled with short news items that included picnic and camping news, outing news, summer activities including ball games, building improvements and visitors.  The fourth page gave an account of “The Picnic,” to Pine Grove Park with a visit to the furnace, along with bowling, tennis and crokinole games. 

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Cumberland County Historical Society