Anecdotes of the Deaf Draughts
Mr. James Wyllie (the Herd Laddie), the greatest living draug...
The Deaf Mute's Faith
One day a minister's servant brought a subscription book and ...
The Queen And The Deaf And Dumb
Not far from Osborne House, Isle of Wight, there lives a poor...
A Deaf And Dumb Sculptor At Brussels
A deaf and dumb sculptor named Van Louy de Canter has recentl...
A Thought Of The South Sea Islanders
Among some of the islands of the South Sea the compound word ...
Cork Temperance Exhibition
The following were won by deaf mutes:--Both certificate and p...
Helen Silvie was a Scotch girl. She was born in the villag...
Faith Cometh By Hearing
A deaf and dumb Lady said that the first time she went to chu...
Rapid Bicycle Travelling
Yesterday week a young man named Sydney Cornwall, of Coventry...
I Must Help
The following little incident will show how interested the...
United States Of America
The Tenth Census Report of the U. S. of America for 1880 cont...
Grace Annable was deaf, dumb, and blind, and although her for...
Cleansing From Sin
Matthew Jones, a poor deaf and dumb boy, once wrote the meani...
Deaf And Dumb Lady's Idea Of Music
A lady who graduated from the Institution at New York some...
Entertainment By Deaf And Dumb
The inhabitants of Mansfield had some most enjoyable meetings...
In St. Modwen's Churchyard at Burton-upon-Trent, Staffordshir...
Causes Of Deaf-mutism
The intermarriage of blood-relations is doubtless one cause. ...
An Interview With Laura Bridgman
We presume most of our readers will have read of Laura Bri...
Observations Of Deaf & Dumb Children
A gentleman called to see some little deaf and dumb girls who...
A Cat Assisting A Deaf And Dumb Woman
The chill wind was moaning, the rain falling drearily, and da...
A Sad Case
T---- L---- lived near Derby. Hers was a sad case--deaf, dumb, and so
nearly blind that she had to be led about; moreover, she suffered from
extreme weakness in the legs, and was delicate on the chest. Her father
being dead, it was difficult for her to obtain the necessaries of life,
and it was thought the workhouse must be her future home. The case was
brought under the notice of the Committee of the Deaf and Dumb
Institution at Derby, who decided not to let her go into the workhouse
without trying what could be done for her. Accordingly she came under
their care, and gradually became stronger; but the difficulties in the
way of her education, owing to her sight, were not easily overcome, in
fact she had to be taught as one perfectly deaf, dumb, and blind. She
however made good progress, and is now a good tempered, hard working
girl, actually earning her own living. She can wash and scour and knit
and sew quite as well as many persons blessed with the senses of sight
and hearing. She frequently attends the meetings for the adult deaf and
dumb, and always has something interesting to say, especially on
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