"Advice for a College-Bound Son"

A father says of his son, whom he proposed to send to college in the fall: "I do not want him hurried through; put him where he belongs and keep him there till he knows something."


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Source: Virginia Baptist Historical Society Archives. Record from 2 September 1880.

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