Excerpt from The Southron, 1914, Vol. 1 Dr. Andrew Sledd was born in Lynchburg, Va., on November 7, 1870. He' received his ab. And a.m'. Degrees from randolph-macon College in 1894, and during the follow ing year he was instructor in randolph-macon Academy. In 1896 he received his a.m. Degree from Harvard University. From 1898 to 1902 he held the chair of Latin in Em _or'y College, and in'1903 he received his phd. Degree from Yale University. 'i Since that time he has been actively engaged in educational work, and has-filled important posi tions-in the educational field. He'was President of the University of Florida from 1904 to 1909, and was elected President of the Southern Universityin-1910. He is rec ognized as one of the leading educate-rs in the South, and is ted for his powerful mind and master intellect. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art techlogy 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.