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The Master


IT is now about sixty years since I received my first teaching in science in the College of Chemistry and the Royal School of Mines, and as my friend and fellow-student, Prof. Liversidge, lately exclaimed: "What a splendid education it was."Frankland, Tyndall, Ramsay, Smythe and Percy, a brilliant staff, guided us through an ideal curriculum, and thus prepared we proceeded, in 1868 I think, to Huxley, who in teaching us zoology, taught us a vast deal more besides.

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