I rom statistics as to the cost per capita of 'instrnction ia the public schools, gathered by Roberfc E. Bunker, of MuskegOD, the following figuréis are obtained: Easfc Saginaw, $29.98; Detroit, $25.58; West Bay City, $23.01; Kalamazoo, $22.50; Jaokson No. 1, $21.83; Ypsilanti, $21.70; Ann Arbor, $21.30; Menomiuee, $21.14; Pontiac, $19.90; Grand Rapids, $19.88; Manistee, $19.34; Bay City, $19.28; Jackson No. 17, $18.93; . Battle Creek, $18.88; Muskegon, $18.65; Lansing, $18.63. Of the eities Bay City, East Sagiuaw and Muskegon furniau free test books and supplies to the pupils.