N. [Northfield] 4, 5, 1869 [April 5,] Dearest Bella, We are at work again, but with only 33 students forming ten classes, of which I have 6 University Algebra at 9, Arith.[Arithmetic] at 10, Philosophy at 11, Elementary Algebra at 1:30, ditto 2:30, and Eng [English] Grammar at 3:30. Prof S. has 2 classes in Latin one in Greek & 1 in Physical Geography and will form reading classes. Last week I finished the â€œDutch Republicâ€ having averaged only a vol. [volume] a month.