I found these two…magazines?…in an antique store on Bowen Island: nostalgic, earnest and sometimes funny. Here, for example, is An English Technique, with some advice the BCTF restated sometime after 2006 in this Whole School Approach.
…if any boy (italics are mine) had latent in him poetic capacity, he would find himself equipped for its expression
The just don’t write maxims like they used to!
I’ll share more of these treasures in future posts.