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Occupational Opportunities and Requirements for Business Office and Sales Employment in Kingsville, Texas

Occupational Opportunities and Requirements for Business Office and Sales Employment in Kingsville, Texas

Date: 1941
Creator: Waggoner, Markay
Description: The purpose of the survey was to study the business organizations from the standpoint of type, number of office employees, and the type and number of office machines used, in order that the commercial courses of the Kingsville High School could be patterned to these business needs.
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The Philosophy of Henry Fielding as Expressed in his Novel, Tom Jones

The Philosophy of Henry Fielding as Expressed in his Novel, Tom Jones

Date: 1941
Creator: Hays, May
Description: This thesis examines the philosophy of Henry Fielding as expressed in his novel, Tom Jones as it relates to the prevailing philosophical thought of eighteenth-century England.
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The Philosophy of the Activity Movement

The Philosophy of the Activity Movement

Date: 1941
Creator: Glover, Lila Elizabeth
Description: The problem of this research is to analyze the philosophy of the activity movement in the United States from a sociological point of view. Specifically, the purpose of the study is to discover whether or not the activity movement grew out of the social conditions of the times and was designed to meet the staggering problems of social development and reconstruction in America.
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The Phototropic Properties of Lactuca Ludoviciana (Nutt.) DC. and Silphium Laciniatum L.

The Phototropic Properties of Lactuca Ludoviciana (Nutt.) DC. and Silphium Laciniatum L.

Date: 1941
Creator: Neal, George C.
Description: This paper deals with certain phases of phototropic properties of two exceptional plants, the pertinent behavior of each being decidedly individualistic and in remarkable contrast to that of herbaceous plants in general. The prickly lettuce, Lactuca ludoviciana (Nutt.) DC. and the rosinweed, Silphium laciniatum L., two common Denton County, Texas, plants, have been selected for this study.
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The Place of Office Practice in the High School

The Place of Office Practice in the High School

Date: 1941
Creator: Conlee, Rosser Elaine
Description: A study to determine if the commercial department is providing business men with adequate training.
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A Plan for Adequate Guidance in Small Secondary Schools

A Plan for Adequate Guidance in Small Secondary Schools

Date: 1941
Creator: Cox, Kathryn H.
Description: The underlying purpose of this thesis is to provide the best possible guidance for students in small secondary schools. The plan will consider the limitations which exist in small secondary schools. It is not the ideal plan, but the necessarily practical plan which this thesis will attempt.
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A Qualitative Analysis of the Products of the Reaction Between Chlorosulfonic Acid and 2, 2, 4-Trimethylpentane

A Qualitative Analysis of the Products of the Reaction Between Chlorosulfonic Acid and 2, 2, 4-Trimethylpentane

Date: 1941
Creator: Black, Harry
Description: This study was made in an attempt to analyze qualitatively the reaction products formed when chlorosulfonic acid reacts with 2, 2, 4-trimethylpentane.
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A Quantitative Chemical Analysis of Yellow Dwarf Milo Grain

A Quantitative Chemical Analysis of Yellow Dwarf Milo Grain

Date: 1941
Creator: Taylor, George Thompson
Description: Evidence indicates that the sorghums were grown as cultivated crops in Egypt as early as 2200 B. C. The sorghums are native to Africa, but indications are that they may have evolved independently in India.
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The Rebirth of Poland

The Rebirth of Poland

Date: 1941
Creator: McCarty, Tom R.
Description: A study of the rebirth and development of Poland after World War I.
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Relation Between a Child's Freedom for Personal Development in the Home and His Social Success in School

Relation Between a Child's Freedom for Personal Development in the Home and His Social Success in School

Date: 1941
Creator: Wilkins, Bess Reddell
Description: This study examines the relationship between whether the level of independence a first-grade age child was permitted at home influenced his social behavior at school.
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The Relation of Achievement to Two Different Methods of Providing for Individual Differences

The Relation of Achievement to Two Different Methods of Providing for Individual Differences

Date: 1941
Creator: Doughty, Auda
Description: The purpose of this study is to determine the relation of achievement to two different methods of providing for individual differences. Achievement means educational growth or achievement in subject matter and personality development. The two methods are the qualitative, that is, the degree of difficulty of the work assigned, and the quantitative, which means the amount of work done or the minimum-maximum assignment.
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The Relation of the Mathematical Vocabulary of the Sixth and Seventh Grades to Skill in Problem Solving

The Relation of the Mathematical Vocabulary of the Sixth and Seventh Grades to Skill in Problem Solving

Date: 1941
Creator: Giles, Alma
Description: The purpose of this study was to make a comparison of the relative mastery of mathematical vocabulary with skills in general problem solving between two groups of sixth and seventh grade arithmetic students. An effort was made to determine to what extent knowledge of the mathematical vocabulary influenced skills in general problem solving.
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The Relationship Existing between Reading and the Social Studies in the Waelder Elementary School

The Relationship Existing between Reading and the Social Studies in the Waelder Elementary School

Date: 1941
Creator: Neal, Jewell
Description: The purpose of this study is to determine what degree, if any, relationship exists between reading and social studies in the intermediate grades of the Waelder Elementary School, and then to determine means of using reading as a tool to aid children in their social studies.
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The Rise of the National Socialist Party in Germany

The Rise of the National Socialist Party in Germany

Date: 1941
Creator: Looney, Droel H.
Description: Study gives an interpretation of the materials relevant to the birth and growth of National Socialist Party in Germany as of 1941.
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Robert Frost: Poet of New England

Robert Frost: Poet of New England

Date: 1941
Creator: Wells, Imogene
Description: I have endeavored to show that the "gray outlook" that some of the critics have complained about in Frost's poems was well offset early in his career by a sly and subtle humor that rarely failed the poet, and by the sheer beauty of the New England background.
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A Rural Community-School Program

A Rural Community-School Program

Date: 1941
Creator: Miller, William J.
Description: The problem of this study is to determine the type of program needed for a rural community school based on the needs of the children, the youth, and the adults, and on the available facilities.
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The School Kitchen as a Value to the Educational Program

The School Kitchen as a Value to the Educational Program

Date: 1941
Creator: Cooper, Douglas Wear
Description: The problem involved in this thesis is to examine the organization, administration, and equipment of the school kitchens, and point out certain educational values derived from such a project.
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Seasonal Variations in Microflora of Four Denton County, Texas, Clay Soils

Seasonal Variations in Microflora of Four Denton County, Texas, Clay Soils

Date: 1941
Creator: Manire, Philip
Description: This investigation has for its aim the confirmation of the correlation between soil moisture and the microflora of soils, and a lesser relation between the soil temperature and the microflora. The soils used in this study are typical clay soils of Denton County, Texas. The samples were taken from virgin pasture lands and analyses made monthly or semimonthly. The wide seasonal variation of temperature and rainfall afford a good opportunity for this study.
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Seasonal Variations in the Microflora of Four Denton County, Texas, Sandy Soils

Seasonal Variations in the Microflora of Four Denton County, Texas, Sandy Soils

Date: 1941
Creator: Emerson, Robert L.
Description: This investigation has been made to see whether there is a correlation between microorganisms present and the water content and temperature of four Denton County, Texas, sandy soils.
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Secretarial and Stenographic Duties and Qualifications in  Department Stores in Dallas and Fort Worth

Secretarial and Stenographic Duties and Qualifications in Department Stores in Dallas and Fort Worth

Date: 1941
Creator: Landes, J. D.
Description: This survey presents views of department store officials on what they expect from their employees in an effort to improve the training of stenographers and secretaries.
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Social Problems Found in Edith Wharton's Novels

Social Problems Found in Edith Wharton's Novels

Date: 1941
Creator: Carter, Marion Eloise
Description: The purpose of this thesis is to discover the extent of Edith Wharton's use of social problems in her novels.
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Social Reform Movements of the 1830's and the 1930's: a Comparative Study

Social Reform Movements of the 1830's and the 1930's: a Comparative Study

Date: 1941
Creator: Attebery, Wilma Pace
Description: This thesis discusses the social reforms of the 1830s and 1930s with regards to spiritual and humanitarian movements, as well as militants and other social reformers.
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Social Trends and Civic Education

Social Trends and Civic Education

Date: 1941
Creator: Evans, Frank Bowen
Description: This thesis attempts to answer the following questions: How is democracy threatened today? What are some of the specific issues of domestic and foreign policy which the American people face? Are citizens prepared to make intelligent choices on such matters? How does propaganda complicate the political process? Are the schools doing their part in preparing citizens for self-government? If not, why?
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Some Economic and Political Factors Involved in the Legislative Controversy Over the Submission of Senate Joint Resolution Number 12 of the Forty Sixth Legislature

Some Economic and Political Factors Involved in the Legislative Controversy Over the Submission of Senate Joint Resolution Number 12 of the Forty Sixth Legislature

Date: 1941
Creator: Skiles, Joe
Description: It is hoped that this paper can establish by such documentary evidence as is available, the following: 1. The program for financing social security advocated by W. Lee O'Daniel during his first term as Governor of Texas; 2. The program for old age assistance advocated by O'Daniel during the Forty-Sixth Legislature of Texas; 3. The activities of the minority group credited by the Governor with defeating "all efforts to finance social security" during the Forty-Sixth Legislature; 4. The explanation of Senate Joint Resolution 12; 5. The record, based on personal experience and the reported evidence, of the various groups and individuals working for the passage of Senate Joint Resolution 12.
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