The next commissioner of schools if Washtenaw democrats support their ticket witb thíir ballots. He spent his earlier school days in the district schools of Sylvan. He passed fxom these to the Chelsea high school and later gradnated trom tho classical conrse ot' the Michigan uuiveisity. He taught sevral years ia the district schools. He knows their condition and needs. He is familiar with their orgaiiizatiou arid grading and is a student of pedagogical questions in general. He has also had cxperience ar a teacher in city schools. He is not a politioian and would in no way be tempted to bring the schools iuto politics. He is au horjpst, straightfonvard youug man, of clean character and is heartily eommèuded to the voters for their suffrages.