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Title: University of North Carolina Annual Commencement, June 8-9, 1870: Electronic Edition.
Author: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Funding from the University Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill supported the electronic publication of this title.
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First Edition, 2005
Size of electronic edition: ca. 15K
Publisher: The University Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
2005
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Languages used in the text: English
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2006-03-27, Brian Dietz finished TEI/XML encoding.
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Title of document: [Announcements, bulletins, programs, etc.]
Author: [University of North Carolina]
Description: 2 pages, 3 page images
Note: Call number VC378 UL2 (North Carolina Collection, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)
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University of North Carolina Annual Commencement, June 8-9, 1870
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill



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Page 1
Order of Exercises.

FIRST DAY.
Wednesday, June 8th, 1870.

4 o'clock P. M.
HYMN.—"From all that dwell below the skies."
PRAYER.
Address by Col. John H. Wheeler.

8 o'clock P. M.
Annual Declamations.
1. Ruins of Time. JAMES T. LYON , Granville.
2. Death of Lafayette . CHARLES J. SUGG , Chapel Hill.
3. America . WILTON V. ANDREWS , Orange.
4. Speech of Sergeant Buzfuz. CHARLES J. DORLAND, Cabarrus.
5. Criminality of Duelling. WILLIAM P. LYON , Granville.


Page 2
SECOND DAY.
Thursday, June 9th, 1870.


9 o'clock, A. M.
MEETING OF THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES.


11 o'clock, A. M.
Address by Senator J. C. Abbott.

4 o'clock, P. M.
Original Speeches.
1. Enthusiasm. ARCHIE B. HOLTON, Guilford.
2. Intemperance. JOHN H. PITTS , Catawba.
3. North Carolina . JOHN Q. A. WOOD , Pasquotank.
4. The Men for the Hour. WILLIAM C. FIELDS , Alleghany.
5. Mirabeau. WALTER H. GUTHRIE , Chapel Hill.
6. Justice may Sleep, but never Dies. JOHN P. OVERMAN, Pasquotank.
ANNUAL REPORT.
7. Eulogy on Washington. WALTER F. POOL, Pasquotank.
DOXOLOGY.
Praise God from whom all blessings flow!
Praise Him all creatures here below!
Praise Him above, ye Heavenly host!
Praise Father, Son, and Holy Ghost!
BENEDICTION.