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The Michigan Alumnus 56
John Garret Winter, now Assistant Professor of Latin and Greek in the University, was born in Holland, Michigan, in 1881. He graduated from Hope College, Holland, in 1901, with the degree of Bachelor of Arts; his Master's degree was obtained at Mich igan in 1904, and his Ph.D. in 1906.
From 1906 to 1911 he held the position of Instructor in Latin and Greek at Michigan. Professor Winter is a member of Phi Beta Kappa, Ameri can Philological Association, Classical Association of the Middle West and South, and Quadrangle.
His books and papers already published include the following: "Myth of Hercules at Rome"; articles in the Classical Jour nal, Modern Language Notes, and ar ticles in THE MICHIGAN ALUMNUS. "Steno, De Solido Intra Solidum Naturaliter Contento."
He was married February 20, 1911, to Miss Anna Rie mens.