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College Monthly

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.)
  • Editorial
  • Local items
  • A midnight tragedy
  • New York letter (Uncle Ben)

Vol. 1, no. 3 (May 1887)

  • College sports
  • Crabs
  • Editorial
  • The class of eighty-seven
  • Commemorative exercises
  • Local items
  • Siftings
  • Commencement exercises

Vol. 1, no. 3 (Commencement supplement)</a>

  • 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
  • M.A.C.
  • Local news
  • The spelling class (poem)
  • Excuses
  • 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
  • Siftings
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