No 494

A Cambridge man, C.B. Scott has been appointed Head Master in the room of Dr Liddell, who has been made Dean of Christ Church. Dr Liddell ended last half with a support in his house to which the whole school was invited.

A.F. Pope, Pr. Opp.

Thought to have inserted here the departure of Lloyd, who took the Fourth. His place has been supplied by Headlam Esq. This is generally regarded as a change for the better-

A.F. Pope, Pr. Opp.

+ PS Our old Doctor, Fincham, has retired. He changed his religion and turned Roman Catholic. Dr Liddell on going to Christchurch left Scott at liberty to reappoint Fincham or not. Scott did no do so but appointed Holt in his place.

A.F. Pope, Pr. Opp.

No 492

Certain fellows having determined to cut Lloyd on “Chairing Day”, attempt it and with success, the consequence was that Liddell called the monitors and me into the library the following day and said that he would not enquire the names of the parties, though he thought it a most disgraceful thing, and had a great mind to abolish “Chairing” altogether.

J. Gray. Pr. Opp.