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[[preprinted]] UNITED STATES NATIONAL MUSEUM UNDER DIRECTION OF THE SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION WASHINGTON [[/preprinted]] after the Madrid Exhibition. Mr Mills was absent fifteen days in August, the rest of the time he was modeling heads , hands &c for lay-figures. Mr Bergman was engaged in making bodies and dressing figures for the Chicago Fair. Mr Walter Ryland prepared and fixed the labels on the Chicago specimens and has kept his work alongside of that of the preparators The following named persons made contributions to this department during the month of August: Miss. A.C. Cook, Grant Bey, G.B. Goode, A. C. Good ^[[check mark]], Stuart Culin, Miss Woodhull, ^[[check mark]] Balfour, ^[[check mark]] Gregor, Mrs. Talcott William ^[[check mark]], Miss G. Abbott ^[[check mark]], Cox ^[[check mark]]
It is &c, not tc, an older form of "etc"