William Jennings Bryan arrives in Dayton, Tennessee for 1925 Scopes Monkey Trial

Last Message of William Jennings Bryan (book)

As the Scopes ‘Monkey’ Trial came to an end in July 1925, William Jennings Bryan expected to deliver the prosecution’s closing argument. Procedural tactics by the defence prevented this. The trial ended without the long-awaited climatic moment in front of the world’s media. Five days later, unexpectedly, Bryan died. In their bereavement, supporters focused on Bryan’s unspoken words as their last chance to connect with…

Evolution - A Journal of Nature - sample covers

History of the Pro-Evolution Magazine “Evolution: A Journal of Nature,” 1927-1938

This page provides information about this otherwise lost magazine in the 1920s and 1930s devoted to promoting the teaching of evolution in US public schools. It was titled, Evolution: A Journal of Nature (EJN). It was produced by pro-evolutionists following the Scopes Trial in 1925 to give teachers material for responding to creationist pressures. Contents In the first issue, the Editor, Ludwig Erwin Ketterfeld described…

Evolution - A Journal of Nature - sample covers

Evolution: A Journal of Nature – contents listed, sorted by author

This page lists articles appearing in Evolution: A Jounral of Nature with contents sorted by issue, then author. This data is available as an Endnote file (Evolution – A Journal of Nature – Complete Table of Contents – Endnote Library). contents sorted by author all issues anonymous. 1927. Bamboo [gorilla infant in Philadelphia Zoo]. EJN 1 (1): 4. ———. 1927. A Cyclopian Human Race. EJN 1…

Evolution - A Journal of Nature - sample covers

Evolution: A Journal of Nature – contents listed, sorted by issue number

This page lists articles appearing in Evolution: A Jounral of Nature with contents sorted by issue, then author. This data is available as an Endnote file (Evolution – A Journal of Nature – Complete Table of Contents – Endnote Library). contents sorted by issue number EJN volume 1 number 1 (December 1927) anonymous. 1927. Bamboo [gorilla infant in Philadelphia Zoo]. EJN 1 (1): 4. ———. 1927.…