Miss Myrta A. Vogel, of this city,' returued Saturday from Bloomington, III., where she had been in conference ■with the principal of the Bloomington high school and board of education of that city relative to a position as head of the shorthand department Just establ'ished in that school. Miss Vogel was one of twenty-three applicants for the position. which pays $(50 per month to begin with, a substancial increase to be made each of the two followlng years. Miss Vogel had no difflculty in securlng the appointment over all her competitors as soon as the authorities of the school understood that she had taken the thorough course of training, desdgned especially for teachers of shorthand, given by Mr. Moran at his School of Shorthand in this city. Miss Vogel will begin her work in Bloomington on September 8.