Thirty-Sixth Annual Program for the Observance of Arbor Day in the Public Schools of Rhode Island: May 13, 1927 (Classic Reprint)

Excerpt from Thirty-Sixth Annual Program for the Observance of Arbor Day in the Public Schools of Rhode Island: May 13, 1927I hope that you keep the annual festival of the trees in the free and joyous spirit of springtime and not as a dull task set by law. In the liberty of school citizenship, Arbor Day, like all school days, is to be kept in the spirit as well as the letter of its appoint ment. As the spirit giveth life, only the awakening spirit of truth and beautell as the letter of its appoint ment. As the spirit giveth life, only the awakening spirit of truth and beauty in trees and their company of things growing could have kept alive the earnest observance of this day for thirty-six years in our schools.About the PublisherForgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.comThis book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works. read more