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250 — adults and children. Many are supported free, but the charge is $340 per year
for an aged couple, $250 per year for an old woman, $170 per year for an old man
and $125 per year for a child. Children are admitted between two and ten. Boys
are kept until fourteen years; girls until seventeen or eighteen to be trained fo»"
domestic service. Apply to the Superintendent, Alice P. Sherman, 49 W. 20th St., on
Thurs., between 12.30 and 2, or by letter to King's Park, L. I.

LIBERTY, NEW YORK.
LOOMIS SANITORILM (For the Treatment of Tuberculosis).— P. 0. Loomia.
Hopeless cases not admitted. Mrs. R. Irvin, Pres. ; Mrs. J. D. Prince, Sec; H. H. Taylor,

Treas.

Board, W. M. Polk, F. H. Bosworth, V. Y. Bowditch, W. F. Chappell, T. C. Janeway,
H. M. King, J. W. Markoe, F. E. Miller, E. 0. Otis, C. E. Quimby, A. A. Smith, D. M.
Stimson, H. F. Walker; Staff: H. M. King, Chief; P. de Bloeme, Asst. Phys.; C. W.
Mills, Asso., Phys.; res. at Annex, F. C. McDaniels; Supt., J. J. Donohue. Apply to
H. M. King, Phys. -in-Chief, and whenever possible through the family physician.

MIDDLETOWX.

MIDDLETOWN STATE HOMOEOPATHIC HOSPITAL (For the
insane).

Med. Supt., M. C. Ashley; 1st Asst. Phys., R. C. Woodman; 2d Asst. Phys., G. F.
Brewster; Asst. Phys., A. S. Moore, H. V. Bingham, N. W. Thompson, H. B. Ballou;
Woman Phys., J. Fish; Med. Internes, E. S. Burdsell, S. B. Pond.

MINEOLA.

CHILDREN'S HOME OF MINEOLA.— Has 68 Inmates. Phys. in charge,
E. D. Skinner, Mineola. Con. Phys., J. H. Bogart, Roslyn.

MT. VERNON.

MARY FISHER HOME ASSOCIATION, THE (Formerly the Home Hotel
Association), 325 Highland av. For professional persons of either sex. Apply at home.

THE MARTHA WILSON HOME.— Applicants must have been residents
of the town of East Chester or the City of Mount Vernon for five years preceding appll-



72,2 BENEVOLENT INSTITUTIONS OF NEW YORK STATE.

cation, and before final admission, shall be received on probation for four months.
Admission fee, $500.
Watron, Miss J. Wood; Att'd Phys., T. F. Goodwin, N. H. Ives.

WARTBURG ORPHANS' FARM SCHOOL, (Of the Evangelical Lutheran
Church). — Receives gratuitously orphans from one to ten years old on legal surrender.
Apply to Rev. 6. C. Berkemeier, Mt. Vernon. J. Lewin, Att'd Phys.

NEWARK.

STATE CUSTODIAL, ASYLUM FOR FEEBLE-MINDED WOMEN.

—For the care and protection of indigent, feeble-minded women of child-bearing
capacity, residents of the State. Insane and helpless cases are not received. E. A.
Nevin, Supt.

NEW YORK CITY.

BOROUGHS OF MANHATTAN AND BRONX.

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC CHARITIES, THE.—Estab. Chapter 912.
Laws of 18S5, and the powers thereof outlined by Chapter XIII., of Greater New York
Charter, as adopted 1897 and amended 1901. Office, foot of E. 26th st. Under one Com-
missioner who has charge of all the institutions of the Dept. of Public Charities. M.
J. Drummond, Commissioner; F. J. Goodwin, 1st Deputy Commissioner; T. L. Fogarty,
M. D., 2d Deputy Commissioner; W. J. McKenna, 3d Deputy Commissioner; J. McK. Bor-
den, Sec. ; A. P. Thorne, Supt. of Bureau of Dependent Adults; F. E. Bauer, Supt. of
the Childrens Bureau at 124 E. 59th st. Applications for admission to the hospitals,
almshouses, asylums, nurseries and other institutions in charge of the Department of
Public Charities must be made to the Superintendent of the Bureau of Dependent
Adults, at the foot of E. 26th st. Institutions are reached or visited only by permits
issued by the Department.

BUREAU OF DEPENDENT ADULTS Distributes the annual appro-
priations to the poor adult blind, not inmates of any city institution; aids sick and
destitute non-residents to reach their homes; provides hospital care for the poor sick,
feeble-minded and epileptic, and homes for destitute adults; receives complaints in
abandonment, non-support and bastardy cases, and receives and disburses money for
the same; has charge of all bodies sent to the 26th st. and Harlem Morgues, and
furnishes burial for destitute and unknown dead.

AMERICAN FEMALE GUARDIAN SOCIETY, AND HOME FOR

THE FRIENDLESS 936 Woody Crest av. Established in 1834. Aims to save

from degradation friendless and neglected children, who, after being legally sur-
rendered to the Society, are transferred by adoption. Also cares for destitute children
until parents are able to provide for them. It has twelve industrial schools in the
poorer parts of the city, a Summer Home at Oceanport, N. J. Pres., Mrs. L. D. White;
Cor. Sec, Mrs. S. F. Hallock; Rec. Sec, Mrs. J. W. Howe; Treas., Mrs. H. G. Mendenhall.

BLIND ASYLUM FOR THE DESTITUTE. (Society for the Relief of the
destitute blind of the City of New York and its vicinity) S. W. cor. Amsterdam av.
and 104th st. Those able to, pay $10 per month, but none are refused. Apply to the
Executive Committee at the Home the first Tues. of each month at 11.15 A. M.

C. A. Schermerhorn, Sec, 1286 B'way.

BLIND ASYLUM FOR INDIGENT. (Department of Public Charities.)—
A department of the City Home, Blackwell's Island, containing male and female divi-
sions for the destitute blind. Apply to Superintendent of Bureau of Dependent Adults,
foot of E. 26th st., from 9 to 4.

BLIND, THE NEW YORK INSTITUTION FOR 34th st. and 9th

av. For the education and training of the young blind. Apply to E. B. Tewksbury,
Principal. Vis. day, Wed., 9 to 12 and 2 to 4.

CATHOLIC PROTECTORY, THE NEW YORK.— Van Nest Sta. Office
and House of Reception, 415 Broome st. , New York. Tel. 175 Spring. Admits children
under fourteen years of age entrusted for protection or reformation; between seven
and sixteen committed as idle, truant, vicious, or homeless, by order of magistrates
or other competent authority; those of like age transferred by the Department of
Public Charities. Male Dept., West Farms Road, Van Nest. Tel. 170 Westchester. In
charge of the Brothers of the Christian Schools. Female Dept., Poet Road, Van Nest.



BENEVOLENT INSTITUTIONS OF NEW YORK STATE. ~33

Tel. 423 Westchester. In charge of the Sisters of Charity. Lincoln Agricultural School,
Lincolndale, N. Y., in charge of the Christian Brothers.

Att'd Fhys., House of Reception, 0. C. Thum; J. W. Droogan, Male Dept. ; R. A. Joyce,
Female Dcpt. ; J. B. Lynch, Ophth. ; J. H. O'Connell; Otol. and Laryng. ; A. H. Xiques,
Surg. Dentist.

CHAPIX HOME FOR THE AGED AXD INFIRM.— 151 E. 66th st.
For white men ami women over sixty-five years of age. Admission fee of $500 19
required. Mrs. A. E. Rose, Matron. Apply to the Committee on Admission, or the
Matron before the second Wed. of the month.

CHARITY ORGANIZATION SOCIETY General Office, United Charities

bldg., 105 E. 22d st. Tel. 4066 Gramercy. Office hours, 9 to 5; Sat. 9 to 1, in the
summer until 12 M. Boroughs of Manhattan and the Bronx are covered by the Soci-
ety's district committees. Officers: R. W. de Forest, Pres. ; J. P. Morgan, Treas. ; E. T.
Devine, Sec. ; W. F. Persons, Dir. of General Work. Applications for relief should be
referred to the nearest District Office, or to the Application Bureau, 105 E. 22d St.,
open daily until midnight. District Offices: 59 Morton St.; 192 Bowery; 400 W. 23d St.;
1974 6' way; 208 E. 50th St.; US Lawrence st. ; 220 E. 79th St.; 71 E. 125th St.; 519
Bergen av. ; 261 W. 52d St. Publishes "The Survey," a weekly review of local and
general philanthropy. E. T. Devine. Editor. Also the New York Charities Directory,
a yearly classified and descriptive guide to the philanthropic, social and religious
resources of the City of New York. Maintains in its Industrial Building, 516 W. 28th
St., a woodyard and laundry. Conducts a School of Philanthropy for training social
workers. E. T. Devine, Director. Has a Department for Improvement of Social
Conditions, which includes housing reform, prevention of tuberculosis and similar
movements. L. Veiller, Director. Bureau of Advice and information gives informa-
tion concerning the standing and management of charitable institutions and agencies.

CHILDREN'S AID SOCIETY, THE— United Charities bldg. 105 E. 22d
St., Now York. Teaches children to help themselves, and provides permanent country
homes for the homeless and dependent. Has sixteen day and seven evening schools
and classes for crippled children; maintains at 307 E. 12th st. the Elizabeth Home
for Girls; free Dental Clinics in three of its industrial Schools; lodging houses and
reading rooms in the city and a farm for boys at Valhalla, N. Y. ; a Home for Con-
valescent Children at Chappaqua, N. Y., and a Health Home for Women with sick
babies at Coney Island and Summer Camp for Boys at Denville, N. J. An important
work is carried on during the summer at four country stations through its Fresh
Air Fund, while the Sick Children's Mission provides medicine and care for those
unable to leave the city.

W. C. Osborn. Pres.; C. L. Brace, Sec; E. G. Merrill. Treas.

COLORED ORPHAN ASYLUM AND ASSOCIATION FOR THE

BENEFIT OF COLORED CHILDREN W. 261st st., Riverdale. Cares

for homeless, destitute children between the ages of two and sixteen. Vis. days,
second and fourth Fri. of each month. Apply to Supt., F. W. Barber.

CONYALESCENT HOSPITAL, ST. ANDREWS 237 E. 17th st. In

charge of the Sisterhood of St. John the Baptist. Receives, free if unable to pay,
girls and women who need care and rest, but who are not sufficiently ill to be
received in a hospital. All contagious, chronic, nervous and mental diseases
excluded. Patients received during the summer at St. Andrew's Rest, Woodcliffe
Lake. N. J.

CONYALESCENT. NEW YORK HOME FOR.— 433 E. 118th st. Receives
for a few weeks respectable Protestant women discharged from hospital as convales-
cent or who are in need of care. Open from Sept. 1 to June 30. Examining Phys. ,
0. H. Leber. 269 W. 7~d st., 8.30 to 10. 12.30 to 2.

DEAF AXD r>IMR. NEW YORK INSTITVTION FOR THE IN-
STRUCTION OF. — 163d st. and Fort Washington av. Free school for deaf chil-
dren of the State over five years. Children between five and twelve are admitted
by app'ication to the Commissioner of Charities; those over that age on application
to the Commissioner of Education at Albany. Apply to E. H. Currier. Principal, Post-
office station "M."

DIET KITCHEN ASSOCIATION. NEW YORK Central Office. 1 W.

34th st. Tel. 4054 Greely. Kitchens are or>en from 8 A. M. to 12 noon, and are
located as follows: Wickham Kitchen. 169 Mott st. ; Rusch Kitchen. 146 E. 7th St.;



734 BENEVOLENT INSTITUTIONS OF NEW YORK STATE.

Raymond Kitchen, 437 W. 41st st. ; Tuck Kitchen, 35 W. 139th st. ; Ann Barbara
Kitchen, 205 I. 66th st.; Yorkville Kitchen, 451 E. 86th st.; Riverside Kitchen, 152 W.
100th st. ; Gibbons Kitchen, 453 E. 121st st. ; Demorest Kitchen, 583 Courtland av.,
Bronx. Dispenses certified milk upon requisitions from recognized charitable institu-
tions or associations or at six cents a quart to such as can pay for it. Aims to assist
in the reduction of infant mortality, to give special attention to tuberculosis cases
and to reach all others needing its particular form of help.

DIET KITCHEN OP ST. THOMAS' HOUSE 229 E. 59th st. Supplies

beef tea, milk and other food to the worthy poor of the neighborhood between the
hours of 12 and 1. Apply to the above address.

FLORENCE CRITTENTON MISSION 21-23 Bleecker st. A home for

fallen girls and women. Girls are received not only from New York but from other
States. Miss M. M. Hinchcliff, Supt. There are rescue homes at 78 Ward st., New
Haven, Conn.; Elizabeth av., Newark, N. J.; Trenton, N. J., and 700 E. 18th st.,
Paterson, N. J; 22 Heck st., Ocean Grove, N. J.; 454 So. Third av., Mt. Vernon.

FLO AVER AND FRUIT MISSION, NEW YORK 104 E. 20th st. Open

Mon. and Thurs., from the last of May to the 1st of Oct. ; also five days before Christ-
mas. Distributes flowers, fruit, delicacies and Christmas gifts to sick poor in
hospitals and tenement houses. Miss F. Russell, Sec. and Treas.

FREE HOME FOR YOUNG GIRLS.— 23 E. 11th st. A home for the

training of girls between thirteen and twenty-five years. Apply to the Supt., Miss S.
E. Smythe. between 9 A. M. and 9 P. M. Phys., J. W. Brannan.

FREE INDUSTRIAL SCHOOL FOR CRIPPLED CHILDREN.—

471 W. 57th st. Mrs. A. E. Fish, Founder and Pres. To educate and care for poor
crippled children whose physical condition prevents their attendance of public
schools, kindergartens, and day nurseries. Wagonettes convey them to and from
school. Braces, artificial limbs, and necessary orthopedic appliances furnished free.
Med. Board, J. P. Fiske, Chairman: C. L. Bagg, F. J. Blodgett, M. H. Brown, C. W.
Cutler, M. L Carr, W. S. Gardner, F. H. Knight, T. H. Myers, C. E. Quimby, C. G. Ross-
man, Hudson; Cons. Surg., C. N. Dowd. A Country Home at Claverack is open from
June to October.

HEBREW INFANT ASYLUM OF THE CITY OF NEW YORK

Kingsbridge road and Aqueduct av. Cares for Hebrew children up to five years old.
B. Neuberger, Pres.; J. L. Reiling, Hon. Sec, 325 W. 87th st. ; A. F. Hess, Vis. Phys.
HEBREW ORPHAN ASYLUM (of the City of New York).— Amsterdam
av., 136th st. to 138th st. Apply to the Supt., S. Lowenstein.

HEBREW SHELTERING GUARDIAN SOCIETY OF NEW YORK

ORPHAN ASYLUM, THE Main bldg., Pleasantville, N. Y. Reception house,

507 W. 155th st., N. Y. City. Receives healthy Jewish orphans, half orphans and
■dependent children over five years of age.

Pres., Adolph Lewisohn; Vice-Pres., S. D. Levy; Sec, W. Meyer; Treas., Arthur Sachs;
Supt., L. B. Bernstein; Vis. Phys., M. A. Gershel.

HOME FOR AGED AND INFIRM HEBREWS OF NEW YORK,
THE. — 105th and 106th sts., between Columbus and Amsterdam avs. For Hebrews
of both sexes over sixty years of age. Application should be made to the Executive
Board. Vis. days, Thurs., Sat. and Sun., 1 to 4.

Mr. and Mrs. Pollatchek Supts. ; Att'd Phys., S. N. Leo.

HOME FOR THE AGED OF THE LITTLE SISTERS OF THE
POOR OF THE CITY OF NEW YORK.— 213 E. 70th st., 135 W. 106th st.
and Belmont av. and 183d st. Applicants must be over sixty years of age, of good
moral character and mentally sound.

HOUSE OF THE ANNUNCIATION — B'way and 155th st. Crippled and
incurable girls between four and sixteen years old. Apply to the Mother Superior.
If the child is in bed the House Physician will visit it. Vis. days Tues. and Thurs.,
2 to 4.

Vis. Phys., W. S. McMurdy; Cons. Orth. Surg., T. H. Myers.

A country branch is maintained at Wilton, Conn. S. H. Huntington, House Phys.

HOUSE OF CALVARY. (A Cancer Home for Incurables).— 5-7 Perry st. Re-
ceives destitute women only. Apply to Dominican Sisters, 5 Perry st.



BENEVOLENT INSTITUTIONS OF NEW YORK STATE. 735

HOUSE OP REFUGE. — Randall's Island. Reformatory for boys under sixteen
guilty of juvenile delinquency. Maintained by the Society for the Reformation of
Juvenile Delinquents in the City of New York. Receives upon commitment of courts
of competent jurisdiction in the following named counties: New York, Richmond,
Kings, Queens, Nassau, Suffolk, Westchester, Putnam, Dutchess, Columbia, Rockland,
Rensselaer, Orange, Ulster, Greene, Albany, Sullivan, Schoharie. Address House of
Refuge, Randall's Island, P. 0. Box 15, Station "L." E. C. Barber. Supt.

HOUSE OF THE GOOD SHEPHERD (R. C.).— Foot of E. 90th st. For

the reformation of fallen women and those in danger. For the care and protection
of voluntary subjects or those committed by city magistrates. Apply to the Mother
Superior.

INCURABLE CANCER, ST. ROSE'S FREE HOME FOR.— Under
the direction of Dominican Sisters, called the Servants of Relief — receives destitute
females suffering from .incurable cancer. City Home at Front and Jackson sts. accom-
modates 100 patients. Rosary Hill Home, Hawthorne, N. Y. Receives destitute cancer
cases of both sexes. Non-sectarian. Apply to Mother Superior, M. A. Lathrop.

Att'd Phys., J. G. Coyle, New York, and L. W. Jones, Pleasantville.

INCURABLES, FREE CHURCH HOME FOR (House of the Holy
Comforter, P. E.)— 139th st. and Riverside Drive. Free home for destitute Protestant
women and children of the better class. Vis. days, Tues., Thurs. and Sat., 1.30 to 4.
Apply to the Supt., Miss M. Swarr.

Cons. Phys., W. B. James; Att'd Phys., H. S. Holland; Cons. Surg., G. Brewer; Cons.
Orthop., R. A. Hibbs; Att'd Orthop., B. P. Farrell.

INCURABLES, HOME FOR (Fordham).— 3d av., between 181st and 184th
sts. Tel. 450-541 Tremont. No ambulances. For incurable diseases, other than con-
tagious, infectious, or insane. One-third of the beds are free. Ten dollars per week
In wards; single roms, $12 per week and upward. Vis. days, 11 to 5 daily.

Med. Supt., I. C. Jones; Assets., J. V. Smith, W. A. Proud, J. L-. Bryan; Cons.

Phys. and Surgs., W. R. Thomson, E. H. Pool, A. M. Campbell, C. H. Richardson; Cons.
Neur., F. S. Scratchley; Cons. Ear and Throat, C. B. Meding.

ISABELLA HEIMATH.— Amsterdam av. and 190th st. Home for the aged,
for chronic invalids, and a temporary home for convalescents. Apply to Committee
on Admission at the Home Thursdays, 2 to 4., Supt., C. von Boetticher; House Phys.,
W. Wettengel.

Cons. Board, A. Caille, A. Jacobi, A. G. Gerster, C. Nicolai.

MAGDALEN BENEVOLENT SOCIETY, NEW YORK lnwood-

on-Hudson. A home for intemperate and immoral women under thirty-five years.
Apply to the Supt., Miss Harrison. Phys., H. B. Henson.

MANHATTAN STATE HOSPITAL (for the Insane).— Ward's Island, New
York. Post-office address, Station "U," New York City. Hospital Tel., 1869 Harlem.
City office, 1 Madison av., Room 144. Tel. 1314 Gramercy. Vis. Days, Mon., Sat. and
Sun., 1 to 3. Passes can be obtained at the hospital or at the pier, foot E. 116th st.

Supt., W. Mabon; Cons. Phys. and Surgs., A. Flint, W. V. White, E. L'H. McGinnls,
E. D. Fisher, C. F. MacDonald, A. McL. Hamilton, LeR. Broun, J. D. Bryant, W. H.
Thomson, B. Sachs, F. Peterson, B. T. Tilton. W. S. Bryant, S. E. Jelliffe, P.' Bailey,
W. C. Lusk, R. C. Kemp, W. A. Holden, J. Collins, W. Hirsch, W. E. Porter, J. L. Adams,
W. S. Bainbridge, T. S. Satterthwaite, T. P. Prout, C. E. Quimby, C. Gillette, J. B.
Walker. R. C. Myles, C. L. Dana, A. Stella, A. J. Gilmour, C. A. Elsberg. Board of
Managers, T. M. Mulry, G. Scholer, M. D., Mrs. G. G. Bird, Mrs. J. K. West, W. V.
White, M. D., J. B. Regan, E. J. Moriarty; Dir. Clin. Psychiatry, G. H. Kirby : 1st Asst.
Phys., H. C. Evarts. J. T. W. Rowe; 2d Asst. Phys., D. S. Spellman, W. C. Garvin, F. R.
Haviland. P. Smith. M. J. Karpas, J. R. Knapp; Asst. Phys., A. M. Phillips,' R. P.
Folsom. E. M. Poate, E. S. Hellweg, E. J. Barnes, J. P. Kelleher, A. E. Soper;
Worn. Phys., A. E. Hutchinson; Jr. Phys., S. Brown, G. L. Moench, J. H. Childs; Med.'
Interne, C. B. Oberndorf, C. 0. Cheney, L. E. Bisch, A. E. Barton.

MARGARET STRACHAN HOME (for unfortunate young women and
those waiting to enter Maternity Hosps).— Apply to M. L. Seed, Supt.. 103-105 W 27th st
Sec, Miss G. H. Libby, 212 E. 16th st.



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BENEVOLENT INSTITUTIONS OF NEW YORK STATE.



MERCY, HOUSE OP (P. E.).— Inwood-on-Hudson, 214th st. Under the
charge of the Sisters of St. Mary. For reformation of destitute and fallen women
entering voluntarily or committed hy a magistrate. Apply to the Sisters at the
House, or to any city magistrate. Maintains also the St. Agnes' House.

Supt., The Sister Superior.

MERCY, INSTITUTE OP.— N. E. cor. Slst st. and Madison av. For desti-
tute women and young girls of good character, training them to be self-supporting
and securing employment for them. Under the charge of the Sisters of Mercy. There
is also a home for little children. See St. Joseph's Industrial Home for Destitute
Children.

METHODIST EPISCOPAL, CHURCH HOME IN THE CITY OP
NEW YORK.. — Amsterdam av. and 92d & 93d st. Those who have been members
of the Methodist Episcopal Church for ten years and of a New York City church for
five years. Application should be made from church to which the applicant belongs.
Mrs. M. K. Robinson, Pres. ; Mrs. A. Carmichael, Cor. Sec.

MISSION OP THE IMMACULATE VIRGIN FOR THE PROTEC-
TION OP HOMELESS AND DESTITUTE CHILDREN N. E. cor.

Lafayette and Great Jones sts. Provides for the support and education of homeless
and destitute children of both sexes, between four and sixteen years, committed by
the Dept. of Charities or intrusted by relatives or guardians.

All children received at the City House, then transferred to the Home at Mount
Loretto, Pleasant Plains, Staten Island. Here is also maintained a Blind Asylum for
girls under fourteen years.

At the City House a home for Industrious Boys is established, which cares for
175 working boys between the ages of fourteen and twenty -one years.

At Rye, New York, the Mission conducts St. Benedict's Home for colored children of
both sexes. Apply to the Rev. M. J. Fitzpatrick, Superior, 375 Lafayette st.

NEW YORK ASSOCIATION FOR IMPROVING THE CONDITION

OP THE POOR (Org. 1843, Incorp. 1848).— Central office, United Charities Build-
ing, 105 E. 22d st. "Its design is the elevation of the moral and physical condition
of the indigent, and, so far as is compatible with these objects, the relief of their
necessities." Non-sectarian.

Maintains a Department of Relief for needy individuals; Milbank Memorial Bath,
where towels and soap are furnished rnen, women and children for the sum of five
cents; no charge if bathers bring soap and towel. Fresh- Air Work is carried on at
Sea Breeze, Coney Island, where Convalescent women, children and babies are kept for
an average of ten days each. Country outings also given to those who would not
thrive at the seashore. A Seaside Hospital for Children suffering from Tuberculosis
of the Bones and Glands is operated in conjunction with Sea Breeze, the Hospital
being open all the year. Home Hospital at 78th st., John Jay Park, for the combined
home treatment and relief of tuberculosis. Caroline Rest, at Hartsdale, a convalescent
home for maternity cases. R. Fulton Cutting, Pres. ; R. S. Minturn, Treas. ; F. T. Hill,
Sec; J. A. Kingsbury, Gen. Agt. ; Mrs. H. Ingram, Supt. of Relief. Office hours,
9 A. M. to midnight.

NEW YORK CITY CHILDREN'S HOSPITALS AND SCHOOLS.—

Randall's Island. (See Hospitals.)

NEW YORK CITY HOME POR THE AGED AND INFIRM.—

Manhattan Division, Blackwell's Island. Department of Public Charities. Tel. 7412
Madison sq. Vis. days, Wed., Fri., Sat., 2 to 4, Sun., 11 A. M. to 4 P. M. Steamer from
the foot of E. 26th st., daily, except Sun. and legal holidays at 10.30 and 3.30, Sat.
at 2. (For hospital staff, see hospitals.)

OLD MEN AND AGED COUPLES, HOME POR (P. E.),— N. W. cor.
Amsterdam av. and 112th st. For aged persons without means of support. Admission
fee, $400; couples, $700. Apply to the Committee on Admission through Mrs. J. H.
Aldrich, Sec, 150 W. 59th st.

ORPHAN ASYLUM, ROMAN CATHOLIC, IN THE CITY OP NEW

YORK.— Office, 470 Madison av. Boys' and Girls* asylums are at Sedgwick av.
*nd Kingsbridge Road. Apply to the Gen. Agent, E. J. Quin.



BENEVOLENT INSTITUTIONS OF NEW YORK STATE. J2>7

PEABODY HOME FOR AGED AND INDIGENT WOMEN 2064

Boston Rd., cor. E. 179th st. ( West Farms. A. free home, supported by voluntary sub-
scriptions. Cares for white women over sixty-five years, residents of New York City.
No admission fee. Apply, in writing, to Mrs. S. A. Swanson, 821 Madison av., New
York.

PRESBYTERIAN HOME FOR AGED WOMEN IN THE CITY

OF NEW YORK 49 E. 73d st. A home for residents of New York City of 65

or over who have been members of the Presbyterian or Reformed Dutch Church in
this city for three years. Board, $13 per month. Mrs. Theodore Weston and Mrs.
J. P. Duncan, Directresses.

ST. AGNES' HOME.— Inwood-on-Hudson, New York. Department of the House
of Mercy, under the charge of the Sisters of St. Mary. For the education and training
of girls between twelve and sixteen.

ST. BARNABAS' HOME (P. E.).— 304-306 Mulberry st. A temporary home
for homeless women and children. Miss S. P. Mather, Deaconess in Charge.

ST. FRANCIS' HOME FOR CHRONIC AND INCURABLE IN-
VALIDS 603-617 Fifth st., New York City. Under the charge of the Sisters of

the Poor of St. Francis, for the care of chronic and incurable cases. Insane patients
and those suffering with contagious diseases not admitted. Capacity, 250 beds. Vis.
days, Sun. and Thurs., 2.30 to 4.30 P. M. Vis. Phys. and Surgs., L. Haupt, Geo. T.
Mundorff.

ST. JOHN'S GUILD.— Office, 103 Park av. Afford relief to the poor sick chil-
dren of New York City. Operates the Floating Hospital and the Seaside Hospital at
New Dorp, S. I. Works in co-operation with the Health Department and the various
charitable societies of New York. For Hospital Staff, see Hospitals.

ST. JOHN'S GUILD, FLOATING HOSPITAL OF.— Affords a days
outing, ? sail on the water for twenty-six miles, under hospital care and treatment,



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