|Statement||by President James A.B. Scherer ...|
|Series||Throop College bulletin., Vol. XXIV, no. 66. Jan., 1915|
|LC Classifications||JX1963 .S24|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||19 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||19|
|LC Control Number||15013355|
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