Edwards' annual directory to the inhabitants, institutions, incorporated companies, manufacturing establishments, business, business firms, etc., etc., in the city of St. Louis for ... /
Evening Schools.
Besides the day schools above mentioned, the
Board of Directors keep open, for four months
each year, a System of Free Evening Schools.
These schools are designed to afford the privileges
of education to such of the youth of the city of
both sexes, as are necessarially engaged in some
useful employment during the day, and thereby
prevent from attending day schools. The usual
attendance of these schools each year is about one
thousand scholars