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THE BROOKLYN TIMES AND ITS STAFF. Fourth Estate ( 13 c. ) for November 8.

The FORUM AND ITS STAFF. Fourth Estate ( 13 c.) for November 8.

CHESTER S. LORD. With portrait. Journalist ( 13 c. ) for November 10.

R. E. A. DORR. With portrait. Journalist ( 13 c. ) for November 17.

HINTS FOR YOUNG AUTHORS. Margaret E. Sangster. Har. per's Young People ( 8 c.) for October 30.

JAMES ANTHONY FROUDE. With portrait. John Gilmer Speed. Harper's Weekly ( 13 c. ) for November 3.

PHILIP GILBERT HAMERTON. With portrait. Robert J. Wickenden. Harper's Weekly ( 13 c.) for November 24.

The Novelist IN SHAKESPEARE. Hall Caine. Reprinted from New Review in Littell’s Living Age (21 c.) for November 3.

FRANCIS THOMPSON: A STUDY IN TEMPERAMENT. Reprinted from London Quarterly Review in Littell's Living Age ( 21 c. ) for November 17.

The HISTORICAL Novel. George Saintsbury. Conclusion. Reprinted from Macmillan's Magazine in Littell's Living Age ( 21 c.) for November 24.

NEWS AND NOTES.

The Religion of DR. HOLMES' POEMs. With portrait. Rev. M. J. Savage. Arena ( 53 c. ) for December.

PROFESSOR F. Max MULLER. Portrait Arena ( 53 c. ) for December.

THE PERSONAL ELEMENT IN LITERARY SUCCESS. Lippincott's ( 28 c.) for December.

A MORNING WITH BRET HARTE. With eight portraits. H. J. W. Dam. McClure's Magazine ( 18 c.) for December.

REMINISCENCES OF Josh BILLINGS. Joel Benton. Home and Country ( 18 c. ) for December.

ALEXANDRE DUMAS, Fils. Alphonse Villiers. Home and Country ( 18 c. ) for Deceniber.

The Chief INFLUENCES ON MY CARBER. Philip Gilbert Hamerton. Forum ( 28 c. ) for December.

THE READING HABITS OF THE ENGLISH PEOPLE. Price Collier. Forum ( 28 c. ) for December.

New STORY-TELLERS AND THE DOOM OF REALISM. W. R. Thayer. Forum ( 28 c. ) for December.

SOME CONTEMPORARY ENGLISH NOVELISTS. Jeannette L. Gilder. Chautauquan ( 28 c. ) for December.

JOURNALISM IN THE METHODIST EPISCOPAL CHURCH. Theodore L. Flood. Chautauquan ( 28 c.) for December.

DR. OLIVER WENDELL HOLMES' HEALTH Cope. With portrait. Felix L. Oswald. Chautauquan (28 c. ) for December.

No BackwARD STEP IN COPYRIGHT! Topics of the Time. Century ( 33 c. ) for December.

THE YEAR'S CROP OF FICTION. H.:H. Boyesen. Current Literature ( 28 c. ) for December.

SOME PERSONAL REMINISCENCES OF WALTER PATER. William Sharp. Atlantic ( 38 c. ) for December.

DR. HOLMES. H. E. Scudder. Atlantic ( 38 c.) for December.

The WIFE OF ALPHONSE DAUDBT. With portrait. Th. Bentzon. Ladies' Home Journal ( 13 c ) for December.

MY LITERARY PASSIONS. W. D. Howells. Ladies' Home Journal ( 13 c.) for December.

DR. HOLMES AS A CIVILIZER, and DR. HOLMES AND Bos. TON. The Point of View. Scribner's ( 28 c. ) for December.

The CHEMISTRY OF SLEEP. Henry Wurtz, Ph. D. Popular Science Monthly ( 53 c. ) for December.

The NeeD OF EDUCATED Men. David Starr Jordan. Popu. lar Science Monthly ( 53 c. ) for December.

OFF-HAND CHATS WITH AMERICAN HUMORISTS. With portraits of Mark Twain, James Whitcomb Riley, Sam Walter Foss, Eugene Field, Henry Guy Carleton, Sydney Rosenfield Bill Nye, "M. Quad," Palmer Cox, John Kendrick Bangs, Bret Harte, Marshall P. Wilder, Edward W. Townsend, “Mickey Finn," William H. McElroy, Philander Johnson, W. J. Lampton, Alexander E. Sweet, and J. T. Wheelwright. Gilson Willetts. Demorest's ( 23 c. ) for December.

The RELIGION OF EMERSON. With portrait. Rev. W. H. Savage. Arena ( 53 c. ) for November.

THE CHIEFS OF THE AMERICAN PRESS. James Creelman. Cosmopolitan ( 18 c. ) for November.

The Public LIBRARY MOVEMENT, William I. Fletcher. Cosmopolitan ( 18 c.) for November.

OLIVER WENDELL Holmes. A character sketch. Edward Everett Hale. Review of Reviews ( 28 c. ) for November.

METHODS OF AUTHORS. Reprinted from Chambers' Journal in Eclectic ( 48 c.) for November.

SHAKESPEARE, THE Boy. Professor W. J. Rolfe. I.-IV. Youth's Companion ( 8 c. each) for November 1, 8, 15, 22.

REMINISCENCES OF DR. HOLMES. W. H. Rideing. Youth's Companion ( 8 c. ) for November 8.

Mrs. Louise Chandler Moulton arrived in Boston November on her return from Europe.

A. J. Mountney Jephson, the African explorer and author, is to marry Miss Anna Head, daughter of A. E. Head, a San Francisco millionaire.

The London papers have fixed upon R. S. Hichaus as the author of “The Green Carnation." It is his first offence.

Will Allen Dromgoole, the Tennessee author, is now giving platform readings from her writings.

Dr. Wolfred Nelson has just returned from a trip to the island of Jamaica, where he has gathered the material for a book soon to be published under the title, “ Her Majesty's Possessions: Jamaican Vistas.” Dr. Nelson has made more than three hundred photographs for the book. His “ Five Years in Panama " is soon going into a new edition. Dr. Nelson has recently been elected a fellow of the Royal Geographical Society of Great Britain.

John James Piatt and Sarah M. B. Piatt are visiting in Edinburgh, before coming to settle permanently in the United States.

Arthur H. Howells, of the Cincinnati Tribune, has a story, “Deuteronomy," in the Midland Monthly (Des Moines, Ia.) for December.

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Mr. and Mrs. John Elliott are in Italy, where The old University Magazine reappears for they will spend the winter. Mrs. Elliott (Maud November as the American University MagaHowe) is busy with a new novel.

zine, New York, under new auspices and in The Mother's Journal is the name of a new

much more attractive form. monthly publication started at New Haven, An ideal newspaper for the makers of newsConn., in the interests of the home.

papers is the Fourth Estate (New York). It A new magazine, the Reciting World, made is published weekly, has reached No. 13 of its its appearance in Cincinnati November 10. It second volume, and shows every indication contains poetry and prose for public recitations, of prosperity and success. It is clean, bright, an article on the College of Music by Peter newsy, well-edited, well-illustrated, and wellRudolph Neff, the president, and minor poems printed, and, altogether, it is a paper that any by Hamilton Galt.

newspaper man may take pride in as the organ Howard Challen, of New York, will shortly of his profession. Subscribers for THE begin the publication of a serial entitled Topics

WRITER should all be subscribers for the of Books and Sketches of Authors, to be the Fourth Estate as well. table of contents and index, and the profession, The Magazine of Art (New York), which calling, or specialty of the author, with or with begins a new volume with the December numout portraits. The initial number will be de- ber, is to be enlarged once more. Hencefor. voted to scientific books, to be succeeded by ward, in addition to the three plates now given, numbers devoted to medical and technical law, - consisting of the frontispiece (etching or etc., each section to be re-indexed.

photogravure), the extra plate (etching or woodChic is the name of a new monthly magazine, engraving), and the unbacked page (wood-endevoted to general topics, which has been graving), – there will be issued from time to started at San Francisco by Robert H. Davis. time a fourth plate, consisting, as a rule, of a

A new inter-university magazine, to be called study from the hand of one of the leading the Calumet, is projected in New York. John

artists of the world, modern or ancient, reproSeymour Wood is to be the editor, and Walter duced where necessary in the color of the T. Camp and Peter T. Austin will be associated original. This plate will be printed separately with him. The new periodical will cover all

for the convenience of those students and matters of interest to college graduates, in art, readers who may prefer to frame it. The literature, politics, and athletics.

frontispiece photogravure of the December A new juvenile periodical, to be called the

number, “ Moving,” by C. Wünnenberg, is exYoung People's Magazine, will be published in

ceptionally beautiful. Boston, beginning this month, by the Eaton- An attachment of $3,322 has been issued Dunlap Co. The new magazine will be con- against the H. W. Hageman Publishing Comducted on the lines of Wide Awake, which

pany, New York. was absorbed by St. Nicholas not long ago.

The Occident, a Presbyterian weekly paper, G. P. Putnam's Sons will shortly begin pub- published at San Francisco, announces a suslishing a serial entitled Little Journeys, each

pension of publication for thirty days, in order monthly number of which will contain a descrip- to devote the time to the collection of outstandtion of a recent visit made by Elbert Hubbard ing dues. to the homes and haunts of some well-known G. T.T. Perry has been appointed temporary author. The first group of authors whose receiver of the University Magazine Company, homes are to be described includes: George of New York, in place of Albert W. Faulkner, Eliot, Thomas Carlyle, John Ruskin, W. E. resigned. Gladstone, J. M. W. Turner, Jonathan Swift, The Illustrated Christian Weekly (New Victor Hugo, William Wordsworth, W. M.

York) has suspended publication, and its whole Thackeray, Charles Dickens, Shakespeare,

list of subscribers has been bought by the Oliver Goldsmith.

Christian Work (New York ).

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The publishers of the Youth's Companion The Christmas number of Current Literature (Boston) offer eleven prizes for original short appears in a delicate cover of white and green. stories, $500 each for the two best, $250 each It is beautifully illustrated with fine cuts from for the four second best, and $100 each for the the holiday books, and contains special holiday five third best. Terms and conditions are articles of interest to book-lovers. Among described in a circular to be obtained of the these are: “The Year's Crop of Fiction," by publishers.

Professor H. H. Boyesen; “ The Art of ExtraPrizes amounting to $2,000 are offered for Illustrating"; and an entertaining interview on manuscripts suitable for Sunday school papers “The Art of Bookmaking Up-to-Date." by the David C. Cook Publishing Company,

Under the heading “Two Great Authors ” in Chicago. There are fifty-six prizes of from $20 the North American Review for December to $200 each. Complete information is given Henry Cabot Lodge writes of Dr. Holmes, and in a circular.

Professor Goldwin Smith of J. A. Froude.
In the Comfort short story contest for Octo- James Anthony Froude left directions in his
ber, two Cincinnati writers won prizes — Mrs. last will that all his literary papers be destroyed,
Andrew Chevalier Woods and Miss Edith including the unprinted documents concerning
Cooper.

the Carlyles, which Thomas Carlyle bequeathed

to him.
James M. Glenn, president of the Cincinnati
chamber of commerce, had an article in the

William T. Adams, • Oliver Optic," who is symposium published in the November number now seventy-three years old, has written as many of the North American Review.

as 126 books and 1,000 newspaper stories. The residence of Mrs. Elizabeth Cherry

The December Century has a new cover, deHaire, editor of Womankind, near Cincinnati,

signed by Berkeley Updike and J. E. Hills, both

of Boston.
was destroyed by fire in July, and much copy
was lost; in October the publishing plant of

Bret Harte tells of the young Mark Twain in
Womankind, at Springfield, O., was destroyed,

McClure's Magazine for December, and of his but it is being rapidly rebuilt.

own experiences as express messenger, editor,

and author in the early California days.
In a suit brought in Boston by the widow
and children of George H. Corliss, the inventor,

The Review of Reviews (New York) for
Judge Colt, of the United States circuit court,

December has portraits of W. G. T. Shedd, has decided that a statesman, author, artist, or

James McCosh, P. G. Hamerton, John Walter,

and Professor William M. Sloane. inventor, who asks for, and desires, public recognition, may be said to have surrendered the John Walter, publisher of the London Times, right to prohibit the publication of his portrait died November 3, aged seventy-five. or his photograph.

Philip Gilbert Hamerton died at Boulogne
The Review of Reviews (New York) for No-

November 5, aged sixty years.
vember has portraits of the late Professor Frank P. W. Bellew, the artist, known to
Swing, the late James Anthony Froude, Oliver readers of Life as Chip,” died in New York
Wendell Holmes, Frances Power Cobbe, Mary November 7, aged thirty-two.
Hallock Foote, and Paul Bourget.

Dr. James McCosh died at Princeton, N. J.,
Harper's Magazine has published sixty November 16, aged eighty-three.
short stories during 1894.

Francis A. Teall, who was one of the editors The paper upon “ Country Journalism as an of the “Century Dictionary," died at Bloom. Art," read by J. A. Bolles, editor of the New

field, N. J., November 16, aged seventy-two. Milford Gazette, before the Connecticut Edi- Robert C. Winthrop died in Boston Novemtorial Association, at New Haven, November ber 16, aged eighty-five. 19, has been issued in pamphlet form for dis- Dr. W. G. T. Shedd died in New York city tribution and preservation.

November 17, aged seventy-four.

APR 24 1915

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