Newspaper Ad for Feasterville Female Seminary
Newspaper Ad
Feasterville Female Seminary
Mrs. C. Ladd, Principal

      The trustees of this institution take pleasure in
announcing to the public that this Seminary will be
opened on Monday, the 2nd day of January, 1844, under
the direction of Mrs. C. Ladd, a lady generally known
throughout the State as a teacher of high qualifications.

      The Institution is situated in the North-West
section of Fairfield District, about 4 miles from Buck-
head in a high healthy situation. Large and commodious
buildings have been erected for the accommodation of
boarders, and the funds of the Institution will be
appropriated to the purchase of apparatus, and every
thing necessary to render this Seminary worthy of

      The scholastic year of ten months will be divided
into two sessions of five months each.

      Board, washing, lights, etc.: $8.00 per month.

      Terms per session of five months

Spelling, Reading, Writing, etc.: $ 8.00
Arithmetic, Grammer, Geography,
with the above:
$ 10.00
Ancient Geography, Astronomy,
and History, with the above:
$ 12.00
Algebra, Geometry, Natural and
Mind Philosophy:
$ 16.00
Rhetoric, Botany, etc. with
the above
Latin or French with the above
$ 20.00
Chemistry with the use of the
$ 8.00
Music on the Piano Forte $ 25.00
Use of the Piano $ 2.00
Guitar $ 20.00
Landscape and Flower Painting
in Water Colours
$ 10.00
Od. _______ and French Painting $ 15.00
Filligree, Shell, Wax Grotto
Work and Emroidery (extra)
$ 8.00

      No pupil will be admitted for a less time than the
session and no allowance will be made for absences.
Pupils will be required to board at the Seminary with
the Principal, or some near relative.

      Terms:  Payment at the end of the Session will be
required or note.

By order of the Board

October 3
Transcribed from "The South Carolinian" newspaper,
Columbia, South Carolina
29, Oct 1849

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