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BOYS AND THEIR WAYS.
Ballantyne Press BALLANTYNE, HANSON AND CO.
EDINBURGH AND LONDON
“ There is a spot of earth supremely blest,
A dearer, sweeter spot than all the rest.
Definition of "a boy"_Boys not alike—Various types—The boy
best studied “at home"-At school he loses his individuality
-At home he may be seen as he is—Lord Macaulay's home.
life in his boyhood—James Watt—Ferguson-Dr. Robertson-
Faraday—Washington-A protest against too much “play”-
The character must be shaped and good habits acquired at
home—The boy in his relations to his father and his mother-
mother think?" an anecdote-Great men and
their mothers—Boys and their brothers and sisters—Brotherly
love illustrated-On the importance of good manners-Polite-
ness in the family-Kind words—Studying in the holidays—
Reading at home-Early rising—Anecdotes and examples—
Pleasures of early rising—Perseverance-A short story-Stick-
ing to one's work—Alexander Anderson-A golden word to