Anecdotes of the Deaf M Berthier
This gentleman, who is now senior professor in the Paris Inst...
Corot And His Pupil
Corot the Artist had a deaf and dumb pupil. The young fellow ...
Alexander Ferguson The Famous Deaf And Dumb Swimmer
Alexander Ferguson, a dock mason of Dundee, (though now in...
Trades Of The Deaf & Dumb In England And Wales
The following particulars showing the trades of the Deaf and ...
Poor Sam Tranter
The lot of the uneducated deaf and dumb in this world is a pi...
In St. Modwen's Churchyard at Burton-upon-Trent, Staffordshir...
The Right Hon W E Gladstone And The Deaf And Dumb
Mr. Gladstone, on being presented with the freedom of the Wor...
The Coming Mayoralty
The state coach for the Lord Mayor elect will be furnished by...
Cleansing From Sin
Matthew Jones, a poor deaf and dumb boy, once wrote the meani...
Ordination Of Deaf Mutes In Philadelphia Usa
Nearly all the deaf mutes connected with the Protestant Episc...
An Ingenious Boy
We were lately shown a curiosity in the shape of a sewing mac...
The Converted Mute
During a revival of religion in one of the New England villag...
What would any of us be without education? By education, I me...
An Interview With Laura Bridgman
We presume most of our readers will have read of Laura Bri...
A Deaf And Dumb Councillor
Kapotrine Moller, a Russian Councillor of State, son of Gener...
Mr. James Wyllie (the Herd Laddie), the greatest living draug...
Peter Sims, a deaf and dumb boy, was walking past a large sho...
A Deaf And Dumb Boy Not Afraid To Die
Bernard Grimshaw, a little deaf and dumb boy, lay seriously i...
A Deaf And Dumb Man In The Revision Court
On Thursday afternoon a singular scene was witnessed during t...
A Naval Chef D'euvre
Gervase Murray, a deaf and dumb young man, the son of a po...
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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