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 Decade: 1940-1949
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A Study of Some Maladjusted Children of the Intermediate Grades of the Stonewall Jackson School, Denton, Texas

A Study of Some Maladjusted Children of the Intermediate Grades of the Stonewall Jackson School, Denton, Texas

Date: 1943
Creator: Durham, Ruby Mae
Description: The problem of this thesis is to make a study of some of the maladjusted children of the intermediate grades of the Stonewall Jackson School of Denton, Texas. The purpose of this study is to try to discover some of the causes of these maladjustments.
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A Study of Sympathiomimetic Amines, Synthesis of O-Alkylhydroxylamines

A Study of Sympathiomimetic Amines, Synthesis of O-Alkylhydroxylamines

Date: 1947
Creator: Robbins, Margaret C.
Description: Although many sympathomimetic amines have been prepared, the perfect one has not yet been made. Chemists are still attempting to synthesize a selective drug with more prolonged effects and free from side reactions or compensatory vasodilation. With this idea in mind it seemed feasible to prepare a group of O-substituted hydroxylamines.
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A Study of the Atypical Child and His Status in the Educational Practices of Texas

A Study of the Atypical Child and His Status in the Educational Practices of Texas

Date: 1948
Creator: Althaus, Nellie
Description: The purpose of the study is to study child differentiations in their relation to educational growth; to emphasize a greater need, on the part of today's teachers, for constant study of the atypical child in order to determine his developmental needs; to emphasize the importance and desirability of utilizing the talents of the highly endowed pupil; to consider current educational practices in their relation to the added capabilities of superior children; and to emphasize the importance of developing whatever desirable social qualities the mentally retarded child may possess.
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A Study of the Auto Mechanics Courses Taught in the Senior High Schools of Texas and the Opinions and Recommendations of School Administrators and Industrial Arts Teachers Concerning Auto Mechanics

A Study of the Auto Mechanics Courses Taught in the Senior High Schools of Texas and the Opinions and Recommendations of School Administrators and Industrial Arts Teachers Concerning Auto Mechanics

Date: 1949
Creator: White, Alvin M.
Description: The purpose of this study is to analyze the adequacy of the automobile mechanics courses taught in certain Texas high schools to determine (1) what high schools of Texas offer courses in auto mechanics; (2) in what place in the curriculum are such courses offered; (3) what methods of teaching auto mechanics are being used; (4) how many units are offered and what is contained in each unit; and (5) the opinions of the school administrators, auto mechanics teachers, and industrial arts teachers as to what should be taught in the auto mechanics courses.
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A Study of the Bacterial Flora of Food Utensils in Hardin College Cafeteria and Twenty-Five Eating Establishments in Wichita Falls, Texas

A Study of the Bacterial Flora of Food Utensils in Hardin College Cafeteria and Twenty-Five Eating Establishments in Wichita Falls, Texas

Date: 1949
Creator: Adams, Isaac Newton
Description: The problem of this thesis consists primarily of a bacteriological survey of the eating utensils of Hardin College Cafeteria and twenty-five other eating establishments in the city of Wichita Falls, Texas. This investigation was made primarily with reference to a determination of the possible presence of typhoid and related organisms, and secondarily to an investigation of the actual presence of those bacterial organisms associated with the more common outbreaks of food poisoning.
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A Study of the Changes in Selected Social Traits Exhibited by the Campers in Sunshine Camp of Austin, Texas, in the Summer of 1944

A Study of the Changes in Selected Social Traits Exhibited by the Campers in Sunshine Camp of Austin, Texas, in the Summer of 1944

Date: 1945
Creator: Bray, Margaret Urite (Marguerite)
Description: The purpose of this study was to evaluate some of the achievements of the camp in furthering the social development of the campers as a means of directing future procedures used in the camp.
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A Study of the Constancy and Variability of Various Phases of Growth in the Primary Grades

A Study of the Constancy and Variability of Various Phases of Growth in the Primary Grades

Date: 1942
Creator: Meadows, Margaret L.
Description: This study at hand has two main purposes: (1) a survey of the constancy of the results of four years of group intelligence testing in three schools of Denton, Texas: the Robert E. Lee School, the Sam Houston School, and the Teachers College Demonstration School; and (2) a study of the variability of academic and social growth in one elementary school grade.
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A Study of the Crafts Programs and the Training of Those Teaching Crafts in the Junior High Schools of Texas

A Study of the Crafts Programs and the Training of Those Teaching Crafts in the Junior High Schools of Texas

Date: 1949
Creator: Torgerson, Henry T., Jr.
Description: The problem of this study is to determine to what extent crafts are being taught in the junior high schools, and the type and extent of training of those teachers teaching crafts in the junior high schools of Texas.
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A Study of the Democratic Approach to the Problem of Educating for Life in a Changing World

A Study of the Democratic Approach to the Problem of Educating for Life in a Changing World

Date: 1946
Creator: McAlister, Elbert W.
Description: The purpose of this study is to investigate the need for a democratic approach to the problem of educating for life in a changing world and to show, too, how this approach can be made through a democratic administration, a democratic curriculum, and democratic methods.
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A Study of the Dental Hygiene Program in the Wolflin Elementary School of Amarillo, Texas, to Determine the Needs for a Preventative Program in Dental Hygiene

A Study of the Dental Hygiene Program in the Wolflin Elementary School of Amarillo, Texas, to Determine the Needs for a Preventative Program in Dental Hygiene

Date: 1940
Creator: Sims, Bessie
Description: The purpose of this study was to discover and record the present dental conditions of the pupils in the Wolflin Elementary School, Amarillo, Texas, and to use this as an informative basis for the establishment of a concentrated dental program.
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A Study of the Duties of the Deans of Women in the Seven State Teachers Colleges of Texas

A Study of the Duties of the Deans of Women in the Seven State Teachers Colleges of Texas

Date: 1947
Creator: Greer, Nora Jane
Description: The problem undertaken is a study of the duties of the deans of women in the seven state teachers colleges of Texas, their relationship to other members of the faculty, and special problems with which they are confronted. The study also includes a discussion of routine office duties, dormitory duties, public relations work, academic teaching, social duties, and the main professional satisfactions of the position.
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A Study of the Educational Attitudes of Patrons of the Iowa Park School and Their Relation to Certain Other Factors

A Study of the Educational Attitudes of Patrons of the Iowa Park School and Their Relation to Certain Other Factors

Date: 1949
Creator: Huneycutt, Denona
Description: This study attempts to determine to what extent the patrons of Iowa Park School are progressive or traditional in their educational thinking by obtaining at first hand their reactions to some of our present-day educational practices, which authorities in the field agree are progressive or traditional. It also attempts to determine whether such factors as sex and economic status influence educational attitudes of parents, and whether the parent's viewpoint affects the scholastic achievement of the child.
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A Study of the Educational Opportunities of Yellowstone National Park

A Study of the Educational Opportunities of Yellowstone National Park

Date: 1948
Creator: Reedy, Eugenia
Description: The purpose of this study is to present both the educational and the geographical opportunities of Yellowstone National Park which is a region that provides inspiring areas of observation and experiences for American children.
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A Study of the Effect of Feeding High Vitamin A Foods Upon the Dark Adaptation of College Girls

A Study of the Effect of Feeding High Vitamin A Foods Upon the Dark Adaptation of College Girls

Date: 1942
Creator: Lewis, Amber Loreta
Description: It is the purpose of the study to determine if the addition of Vita Yam as a source of vitamin A to the daily diet improves the dark adaptation of college-age students.
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A Study of the Effect of Group Guidance Classes on the Attitudes and Personal Adjustments of Sophomore High School Girls

A Study of the Effect of Group Guidance Classes on the Attitudes and Personal Adjustments of Sophomore High School Girls

Date: 1946
Creator: Hatcher, Eva Hortence
Description: The purpose of this study is (1) to develop criteria by statistical methods which will show the extent of gain in personality development through a specific guidance program, and (2) to show by comparison the differences in the scores of instructed groups and those of uninstructed groups.
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A Study of the Effectiveness of the Sour Lake, Texas, High School Library Program

A Study of the Effectiveness of the Sour Lake, Texas, High School Library Program

Date: August 1946
Creator: Cornwell, Bertha Terry
Description: The problem selected for the study in the recent research project was to determine the effectiveness of the Sour Lake, Texas, High School library program as it was reflected through the reading experiences of the thirty-one first-year high school pupils for the year 1945-1946. These reading experiences were analyzed on the basis of the number and the classifications of the books charged from the library by the pupils for use in the various academic subjects. For the purposes of the study, the books were grouped in accordance with the arrangement of the Dewey Decimal System of classification, which is the system used by the school librarian in classifying and cataloging all library materials. Although the principal phase of the investigation involved a study of the books circulated, an analysis was made also of the books and other library materials used for factual information and for special classroom assignments.
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A Study of the Effects on Pupil Problems, Attitudes, and Discipline of an Experimental Guidance Program in a High School

A Study of the Effects on Pupil Problems, Attitudes, and Discipline of an Experimental Guidance Program in a High School

Date: 1948
Creator: White, John W.
Description: The purpose of this study was to try various ways and means to develop more wholesome child growth; to try to develop a better school and civic citizenship; to try to decrease child delinquency in the school and in the city of Roby.
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A Study of the Elementary Science Programs in Leading Schools of Texas and Other Southern States as Compared with the Course of Study from the Thirty-First Yearbook of the National Society for the Study of Education

A Study of the Elementary Science Programs in Leading Schools of Texas and Other Southern States as Compared with the Course of Study from the Thirty-First Yearbook of the National Society for the Study of Education

Date: 1945
Creator: Kindred, Josie V.
Description: The problem, to make a study of the elementary science programs in leading schools of Texas and other Southern states as compared with the course of study from the Thirty-first Yearbook of the National Society for the Study of Education, was chosen as a result of the realization that elementary science has not been given the place in the curriculum that it should have.
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A Study of the Extent to Which the Point of View of the School Patrons of Wichita Falls, Texas, Has a Background of Progressivism or of Essentialism

A Study of the Extent to Which the Point of View of the School Patrons of Wichita Falls, Texas, Has a Background of Progressivism or of Essentialism

Date: 1944
Creator: Denton, Edith
Description: The purpose of this study is to learn to what extent the point of view of patrons of Wichita Falls, Texas, has a background of progressivism or of essentialism and to what extent, if possible, the children are influenced in school by the point of view held by the parents; also which part of the school system -- general education, the curriculum, the child, or the administration -- has the most progressive approval of the parents.
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A Study of the Fees Charged in Texas High Schools for Commercial Courses

A Study of the Fees Charged in Texas High Schools for Commercial Courses

Date: 1946
Creator: Tompkins, Jno. Erwin, Jr.
Description: The purpose of this thesis is to study the relationship of the fee system for certain business subjects in Texas high schools to certain principles of free public school education as provided for Texas public schools.
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A Study of the Financial Condition of Veterans in School, with Emphasis on North Texas State College Students

A Study of the Financial Condition of Veterans in School, with Emphasis on North Texas State College Students

Date: August 1947
Creator: Vaughn, R. Boyd
Description: "It was the purpose of this writer to obtain such information in regards to the living costs of the students enrolled at North Texas State College as to suffice in making a comparative study with the living costs of students enrolled at other educational institutions over the nation."-- leaf 1.
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A Study of the First Grade Program as Indicated in Ten State Courses of Study

A Study of the First Grade Program as Indicated in Ten State Courses of Study

Date: 1949
Creator: French, Katie Josephine
Description: The purpose of the study was to analyze the objectives of the first grade program as they appeared in the different subjects in ten state courses of study, in order to find common agreements as to a desirable first grade program.
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A Study of the Foods Served and Purchased in a Fort Worth School Cafeteria Duing the Year 1943-1944

A Study of the Foods Served and Purchased in a Fort Worth School Cafeteria Duing the Year 1943-1944

Date: 1944
Creator: Bailey, Katherine W.
Description: The purpose of this study is to show what foods were made available to the children in the year 1943-1944; what foods the children chose from the available foods; what nutritive value the chosen foods possessed; and what the chosen lunches cost the children.
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A Study of the Growth-Promoting Qualities of the Peanut Protein

A Study of the Growth-Promoting Qualities of the Peanut Protein

Date: 1942
Creator: Hull, Janie B. Kellett
Description: This study is a comparison of the growth of albino rats fed on a diet containing beef protein with the growth of albino rats fed on a diet containing peanuts as the source of protein.
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