All Deaf Anecdotes Page 8
The Little Deaf And Dumb Preacher
In a small town in Germany lived a locksmith and his wife, to whom God had given one child, a girl, who rejoiced the hearts of her parents as she grew up strong and happy. But the father longed for a son, and God heard his prayer, and a boy was b...
The Little Demerarian
A little coloured deaf and dumb girl in Demerara came to Mrs. H----'s school, and wished to learn to read. It was thought impossible to teach her; the missionary's wife therefore shook her head, and made signs for her to go home. But she would ta...
The Queen And The Deaf And Dumb
Not far from Osborne House, Isle of Wight, there lives a poor man in a small cottage, who a few years ago had a deaf and dumb daughter, who used to do a great deal of knitting for the Queen. Her Majesty frequently visited this woman, and used to tal...
The Right Hon W E Gladstone And The Deaf And Dumb
Mr. Gladstone, on being presented with the freedom of the Worshipful Company of Turners, gave an address from which the following is an abstract:-- I went a few days ago to examine the collection of works prepared at Messrs. Doulton's Pottery to ...
The Scriptures And The State Of The Deaf And Dumb
"Open thy mouth for the dumb in the cause of all such as are appointed to destruction. "Open thy mouth, judge righteously, and plead the cause of the poor and needy."--Prov. xxxi. 8, 9. "Now therefore go, and I will be with thy mouth, and teach...
The Unwelcome Tap
Isabella Green was a young woman who was completely blind and deaf, and she was brought before a number of eminent surgeons to see if anything could be done for her. Her sad condition had been produced by violent pain in the head. The only method...
Trades Of The Deaf & Dumb In England And Wales
The following particulars showing the trades of the Deaf and Dumb are taken from the last Government Census of 1883:-- FEMALES:-- 315 domestic servants, 12 teachers of the deaf and dumb, 74 charwomen, 158 washing and bathing service, 22 bo...
What would any of us be without education? By education, I mean not book-learning only, but the training in good habits which is given in well-ordered homes and schools. Can any one read the following true story of a deaf and dumb man without fee...
Uneducated Deaf Mute's Ignorance Of God
Vauncey Thompson wrote after having been under instruction in the Deaf and Dumb School for six years:--"When I was at home, I knew one word, 'God,' but I did not know what it meant, nor how the world was made, and my mind was very hard and uncult...
United States Of America
The Tenth Census Report of the U. S. of America for 1880 contains some interesting statistics of the deaf and dumb, and apparently show a considerable increase as compared with the whole population. 1850. 1860. ...
William De Courcy
This boy was educated at a Deaf and Dumb School. He was fond of learning, and soon had many companions. One of the delights of his life was visiting the farmyard which was attached to the Institution. William had been taught to be kind to dumb anima...
A Deaf And Dumb Man In The Revision Court
Deaf Mutes In The Town And Country
Alexander Ferguson The Famous Deaf And Dumb Swimmer
Causes Of Deaf-mutism
A Mate For Laura Bridgman
A Deaf And Dumb Clergyman
A Deaf And Dumb Sculptor
A Deaf And Dumb Councillor
The Deaf And Dumb Both Heard And Spoke
Observations Of Deaf & Dumb Children
Entertainment By Deaf And Dumb
Acuteness Of Educated Deaf Mutes
Sir Walter Scott On The Deaf & Dumb
Comparative Numbers Of The Sexes Of Deaf Mutes
Do The Deaf & Dumb Think Themselves Unhappy?
Deaf And Dumb Lady's Idea Of Music