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Discovering the Extent to which Feelings of Insecurity can be Eliminated in Children of the Third Grade

Discovering the Extent to which Feelings of Insecurity can be Eliminated in Children of the Third Grade

Date: August 1940
Creator: Maxey, Rachael M.
Description: This thesis presents student case studies from a third grade class at an Albany, Texas elementary school. Students with insecurity issues are described and remedial treatments are suggested.
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A Study of the Income Tax Systems of Various States with the Purpose of Formulating a Simple and Equitable System for Texas

A Study of the Income Tax Systems of Various States with the Purpose of Formulating a Simple and Equitable System for Texas

Date: August 1940
Creator: Lipstreu, Otis
Description: This thesis is the result of analysis conducted on the income tax systems of thirty-one states and supported a recommendation for a Texas income tax act.
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A Mineral Analysis of the Water of Lake Wichita

A Mineral Analysis of the Water of Lake Wichita

Date: August 1940
Creator: Lisle, F. M.
Description: This thesis resulted from analysis of the water in Lake Wichita so that sources of water content could be determined.
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A Personnel Study of all the Duties, Curricular, Extra-Curricular, and Social, that are Performed by the Commercial Teachers in Texas

A Personnel Study of all the Duties, Curricular, Extra-Curricular, and Social, that are Performed by the Commercial Teachers in Texas

Date: August 1940
Creator: McFarland, Blanche Bagley
Description: This study reports the duties and activities of surveyed public school business education teachers and offers some training alternatives.
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Social and Academic Status of Kindergarten and Non-Kindergarten Elementary School Children

Social and Academic Status of Kindergarten and Non-Kindergarten Elementary School Children

Date: August 1940
Creator: Hartman, H. R.
Description: This study is the result of an examination student social skills conducted at two elementary schools to determine kindergarten necessity.
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A Survey of the Health and Physical Education Programs for Boys in the Independent Affiliated High Schools within a Radius of 150 Miles of Junction, Texas

A Survey of the Health and Physical Education Programs for Boys in the Independent Affiliated High Schools within a Radius of 150 Miles of Junction, Texas

Date: August 1940
Creator: Holbert, Joe L.
Description: In this thesis, an examination of physical education programs at independently affiliated schools in and around Junction, Texas revealed needed areas of improvement after comparison with State of Texas standards.
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A Dark Adaptation Study of College Men and Women

A Dark Adaptation Study of College Men and Women

Date: August 1940
Creator: Henry, Archie
Description: This study is the result of tests conducted to determine the adaptability of the human eye to darkness.
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A Survey of the Needs for and the Procedures Employed in the Operation of a Toy Loan Center

A Survey of the Needs for and the Procedures Employed in the Operation of a Toy Loan Center

Date: August 1940
Creator: Hardisty, Frances Audra
Description: This thesis presents the results of a survey conducted to determine the need and benefits of a toy loan center.
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An Evaluation of the Administration and the Operation of School Cafeterias in the East Texas Oil Field Area

An Evaluation of the Administration and the Operation of School Cafeterias in the East Texas Oil Field Area

Date: August 1940
Creator: Myers, Robert Gilbert.
Description: This thesis outlines various standards associated with the operation of school cafeterias so that they might be observed in East Texas schools.
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A Survey of Custodial Service in Selected Schools of the Panhandle of Texas

A Survey of Custodial Service in Selected Schools of the Panhandle of Texas

Date: August 1940
Creator: Morris, John T.
Description: This thesis explored custodial services in public schools throughout the Texas Panhandle in order to compile averages and establish the need for improved working conditions and compensation.
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The Concept of Tragedy and Tragicomedy as Revealed in the Plays of Beaumont and Fletcher

The Concept of Tragedy and Tragicomedy as Revealed in the Plays of Beaumont and Fletcher

Date: August 1940
Creator: Parker, William J.
Description: This thesis is an analysis of the comic and tragicomic styles that are evident in plays written by Beaumont and Fletcher.
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The Development of the Commercial Curricula in the Seven State Teachers Colleges of Texas

The Development of the Commercial Curricula in the Seven State Teachers Colleges of Texas

Date: August 1940
Creator: Offutt, Maifair
Description: This thesis outlines the growth of curricula in the seven state teachers colleges in Texas from establishment to the 1939 - 1940 school year.
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The Relation Between Certain Home Factors and the Social and Academic Progress of the Second-Grade Pupils in the Robert E. Lee School, Denton, Texas

The Relation Between Certain Home Factors and the Social and Academic Progress of the Second-Grade Pupils in the Robert E. Lee School, Denton, Texas

Date: August 1940
Creator: Parnell, J. D.
Description: The correlation between home environment and educational performance is addressed in this study.
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A Comparative Study of the Effects of Certain Visual Aids on Pupil Achievement in General Science

A Comparative Study of the Effects of Certain Visual Aids on Pupil Achievement in General Science

Date: August 1940
Creator: Neely, Thomas O.
Description: This thesis presents the results of a study conducted to determine if visual aids impacted the general science capabilities of middle school students.
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The Reliability of the Terman Group Test in Predicting Academic Success in the North Texas State Teachers College

The Reliability of the Terman Group Test in Predicting Academic Success in the North Texas State Teachers College

Date: August 1940
Creator: Morgan, Frank
Description: This thesis is the result of an examination conducted to determine average student preparation before reaching post-secondary schools so that college freshmen receive proper guidance.
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Witchcraft in the Elizabethan Drama

Witchcraft in the Elizabethan Drama

Date: August 1940
Creator: Jaeggli, Clarence
Description: This thesis resulted from an examination of the influence of witchcraft superstitions upon Elizabethan-era dramas.
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Evaluation of Materials now Available for Teaching Spanish-Speaking Children to Speak and Read English

Evaluation of Materials now Available for Teaching Spanish-Speaking Children to Speak and Read English

Date: 1947
Creator: Read, Jennie Mae
Description: The purpose of this study is to discover and evaluate materials available to teachers attempting to solve the problems of teaching Spanish-speaking children to read English, and to make some suggestions as to the effective ways of selecting materials to be used in a locality where Spanish-speaking children attend the public schools.
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The Architectural Significance of the Fireplace

The Architectural Significance of the Fireplace

Date: 1947
Creator: Siddall, Elizabeth
Description: The problem of this study is to examine the earliest forms and architectural treatment of the open fireplace from the Prehistoric Age through the Renaissance period, and to determine its place in Modern American design.
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An Evaluation of Parent-Teacher Associations in the Second District of Texas

An Evaluation of Parent-Teacher Associations in the Second District of Texas

Date: 1947
Creator: Sargent, Georgia
Description: The problem under consideration in this study is one having to do with an attempted analysis of the efficiency and worth of parent-teacher associations in the schools of North Texas.
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Curricular Offerings in Business Education in the Junior Colleges of Texas

Curricular Offerings in Business Education in the Junior Colleges of Texas

Date: 1947
Creator: Green, William B.
Description: The primary aim is to discover the number and nature of curricular offerings in the field of business education in the junior colleges of Texas. A secondary purpose is to study the growth and development of business education in the schools and colleges of the United States from the earliest days to the present period.
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Famous Peace Plans of History

Famous Peace Plans of History

Date: 1946
Creator: Plummer, Marguerite K.
Description: The purpose of the present thesis, is to trace the development of the idea of world organization to secure world peace. An endeavor is made to give a brief survey of the best known peace plans of history with a critical evaluation of the contribution of each to the ideas embodied in the League of Nations and the United Nations.
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Tendencies Away from Democracy

Tendencies Away from Democracy

Date: 1947
Creator: Griffin, Ernest R.
Description: It is the intention of the author to arrive at a definition of democracy based upon governmental principles which are refutable by none, although further discussion in the light of this definition may not be accepted by all. In addition, it is the objective of the author to make a study of deviations from the Constitution, as shown by certain acts of the agents of government, as well as dangers to our democracy that exist due to certain attitudes and practices of the people.
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A Comparison of Changes in the Offerings of Secondary Schools in Texas and Louisiana since 1920

A Comparison of Changes in the Offerings of Secondary Schools in Texas and Louisiana since 1920

Date: 1947
Creator: Phillips, Orville L.
Description: The purpose of this study is to make a comparison of the curriculum changes made in the secondary schools of Texas and Louisiana since 1920, and to determine if these changes conform to changes in accepted educational aims.
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An Analysis of the Operation of Title I of the Federal Housing Administration Act

An Analysis of the Operation of Title I of the Federal Housing Administration Act

Date: 1947
Creator: Granstaff, Shelie Monroe
Description: The writer proposes in this study to set forth, in brief, the functions of lending institutions in financing home building and home improvements under the plan of loans offered by the Federal Housing Administration.
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