Anecdotes of the Deaf Deaf Dumb Blind And Lame
David Simons, of Boston, is deaf and dumb; he is also blind; ...
The Queen And The Deaf And Dumb
Not far from Osborne House, Isle of Wight, there lives a poor...
A Russian Deaf And Dumb Youth's Reply
A young Russian, of great talents, though deaf and dumb, who ...
Great Swimming Feats
1. Fourteen miles down the river with the rapid ebb tide, fro...
At a meeting held in a country village in aid of the Deaf and...
A Deaf Mute's Gratitude
M. Felix Martin, an artist, deaf and dumb from his birth, ...
A Deaf And Dumb Girl's Dream
(WRITTEN BY HERSELF.)
I had a dream on the 26th of January...
The Bible And The Deaf And Dumb
The following is taken from the British and Foreign Bible Soc...
An Interview With Laura Bridgman
We presume most of our readers will have read of Laura Bri...
This gentleman, who is now senior professor in the Paris Inst...
A few years since an aged man, who had long been a sincere...
Sir Walter Scott On The Deaf & Dumb
Sir Walter Scott in his novel "Peveril of the Peak," uses the...
The Countess Of Orkney
The following curious anecdote is related of Mary, Countes...
Deaf And Dumb Clergymen
In America there are four deaf and dumb clergymen working in ...
The Bachelor Of Science
A fact without precedent has just happened at the Sorbonne. A...
At the great Exhibition in 1851 there was exhibited a set of ...
Helen Silvie was a Scotch girl. She was born in the villag...
United States Of America
The Tenth Census Report of the U. S. of America for 1880 cont...
King George Iv & The Deaf & Dumb Boy
When King George IV. visited Ireland a deaf and dumb boy dete...
The Little Deaf And Dumb Preacher
In a small town in Germany lived a locksmith and his wife,...
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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