From the 5 December 1897 issue of The New York Times.


Brown’s President to Lecture on Robert E. Lee and Gen. Sherman.

CHICAGO, Dec. 4.—At Central Music Hall Monday night, Dr. E. Benjamin Andrews, President of Brown University, will deliver a lecture on Gen. Robert E. Lee. Dr. Andrews will also give a study of William Tecumseh Sherman Monday afternoon in Evanston.

The Confederte veterans of the city are to attend, a considerable number of Grand Army men have taken seats, and Gen. Brooke and staff, together with the entire corps of army officers now at FOrt Sheridan, are to attend the lecture on Gen. Lee.

Tuesday afternoon the Brown Alumni Association of Chicago will give a luncheon in Dr. Andrews’s honor at the Union League Club.