"We look to the United Statea with great eagerness," said Don Fernandez, "because it is your iovernment and your constitution that furnished the model tor our. I came over laat November and have devoted much time to studying the schools of thi8 country. I enjoyed a visit to Ann Arbor exceedingly, and consider it a model university, the best equipped in the west. I bave made a particular study of the Chicago public schools, and find very little to criticise. The Twentysixth street high rehool ie particularly ' fect, it seems to me. The Cook county normal school has aUo been useiul to me. Don Kernand, z is minister of fiaance and education of Co.-ta Rica and is in attendance upan the Pan American Congress.