How To Save The Rates

In a vast majority of cases where the deaf and dumb are allowed to grow

up uneducated and uncared for they become inmates of Workhouses or

Lunatic Asylums. Many years ago L---- K---- was taken from a workhouse

in Derbyshire where he had been for a number of years, and educated and

apprenticed to a suitable trade; he is now a steady, industrious man,

married, and himself a ratepayer. This is only one of many similar

instances that have come within our experience. In some other cases they

are struggling to support widowed mothers and sisters.