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College Monthly (1887-1888)
Commencement procession
Commencement procession

The short-lived, 4 page College Monthly was the first newspaper published by students at Massachusetts Agricultural College.


Vol. 1, no 1 (March 1887)
Not available
Vol. 1, no. 2 (April 1887)
Capital advice
A voyage to the Bahamas (H.T.F.)
Local items
A midnight tragedy
New York letter (Uncle Ben)
Vol. 1, no. 3 (May 1887)
College sports
The class of eighty-seven
Commemorative exercises
Local items
Commencement exercises
Vol. 1, no. 3 (Commencement supplement)
New York letter; Siftings
Vol. 2, no. 1 (September 1887)
Letter from Germany (H. J. Wheeler)
Local items;
Vol. 2, no. 2 (October 1887)
Man and his shoes (poem)
Agriculture of Japan (Y. Mishima)
Local items
Poem (A Hampshire Country Poet)
College Organizations
Vol. 2, no. 3 (November 1887)
A Minute with Abraham Lincoln (C. G. Morehouse)
The Grange
Local News
College Sports
A Sleeper
The National Grange
Vol. 2, no. 4 (January 1888)
The Junior and his sweetheart
Local news
The spelling class (poem)
The Grange
Vol. 2, no. 5 (February 1888)
Agricultural education
Local news
A chronic liar and a chronic truth-teller (Uncle Ben)
The Grange
Vol. 2, no. 6 (March 1888)
Who shall spend the fifteen thousand dollars? (C. S. Walker)
College news
Noon at the college boarding house (poem, with illustration)
Bay State Agricultural Society prizes for essays
The Grange
Vol. 2, no. 7 (April 1888)
Stock at the M.A.C. barn
The Grange
Amherst College
M.A.C. news
The office cat (poem)
Stop thief!!!
Vol. 2, no. 8 (May 1888)
The Amherst Grange store (E.F.M.)
The Grange
M.A.C. news
Amherst College
To whom it may concern (poem)
The cow
Vol. 2, no. 9 (June 1888)
Objects of interest at the Mass. Agricultural College
The Grange
Amherst College
M.A.C. news
The class of eighty-eight
The senior class (poem)
Commencement exercises at M.A.C.
Commencement exercises at Amherst College
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