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Turkish Anstrian, Greek and Slare.
There are about ten other tongues in
the factory and they are to be drawn
into the melting pot school as rapid
ly as the organization can be en
larged. "-- -.
There is no other school like this.
Its magnitude is the Ford magnitude.
Ford pays all the teachers. The sys
tem of teaching is unique. These
chorus, over and over "again, Tfien
the teacher takes them' through the
various uses of the personal pro
nouns, "he jput the kettle," "you put
the kettle," "we put the kettle." This
brings up the mystery of singular and
plural words. He can't get it into
He grabs a "man who is known to
be unmarried. "Single," the teacher
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The "Kettle" Lesson In One of the Grown-Up Foreigners' Schools Run by
Millionaire Ford In His Auto Plant.
men are taught by animated object
"Kettle," says the teacher, with
twenty pairs of -eager eyes upon him.
He holds up the common tea kettle
of the kitchen.
"I put water in the kettle," he con
tinues. "I put the kettle on the sjpve."
2ach sentence is repeated in
says, shaking the man. "Not mar
ried." They understand. -"Now," says
the teacher, "one kettle," holding up
one finger, "is what." The answer
comes at once, "Single."
"Now what is two kettles," hold
ing up two fingers and the kettle.
"Married!" shouts a "bright laborer,
beaming at his own sjtgijjr of--know-