School News (Vol. 1, No. 4)

Carlisle Barracks, PA
September 1880
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The opening piece was written by Roman Nose, titled “Roman Nose Goes to New York,” and it tell of his trip to New York City, visiting the Equitable Life Insurance Building and the aquarium, and the follows few weeks after his trip. He was one of the students who went on the Warm Springs trip mentioned in the previous issue. The following page had an article on why some white people don’t want Indians to get an education, and argues that Indians would be just as smart as white men if they had all the same opportunities and resources. All of page three was dedicated to a description of a circus that came to town. The writer enjoyed the animals in particular and was surprised when the lions did not kill the man who went into their cages. The final page had three letters from students and a small piece by Anna Raven on how glad she was to attend Carlisle.

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