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A Little Journey to Cuba and Porto Rico Marian M. George

A Little Journey to Cuba and Porto Rico

Marian M. George

Published June 1st 2004
ISBN : 9781419102110
Paperback
72 pages
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Not more than one seventh of the 850,000 people in Puerto Rico can read or write. Only one child in twelve, between the ages of six and sixteen, attends school. In 1897, of 125,000 children of school age, only about 28,000 attended school--aboutMoreNot more than one seventh of the 850,000 people in Puerto Rico can read or write. Only one child in twelve, between the ages of six and sixteen, attends school. In 1897, of 125,000 children of school age, only about 28,000 attended school--about 19,000 boys and 9,000 girls.