Advice to Students.
T o one who is beginning the study of Astrology and is so situated that they cannot receive oral instructions, I will offer the-fd: . !ow lilg suggestions : Begin at the beginning and go slowly, have paticncc and lean1 thoroughly as you progress; do not omit any of the simple and what seems to be quite unimportant reading matter. 'i'his book has been arranged for the beginner, and you nlust not forget that you are learning to read from SIGNS only, ant1 often some slight indication may lead to a vast amount of information. I advise each one to take the lessons in the order that I give them here, commit to memory each one before yon pass 011 to the next, by missing even a small part of each lesson you lnay overlook the most important indications of the horoscope.
LESSON ONE.

Commit to memory the signs of the Zodiac, their nature, what planet ruled by, notice the date on which the sun enters each sign of the Zodiac. Study page I carefully, and read carefully the first thirteen pages. You should become very familiar with the signs, and sun's influence in each sign, and should know how t o make the symbols of the signs and lanets before going to lesson P two.
LESSON TWO.

Read carefully and become familiar with pages 14, 15, 16 and 17.
LESSON THREE.

Learn the motion of the planets, their houses and aspects, on page 18. Refer to page I when learning aspects.
LESSON FOUR.

Learn the exaltation and fall of the planets, or, page 19.
LESSON FIVE.

Learn to exect a horoscope as given on page 20, and commit to memory the signification of each house of the horoscope as given on pages 21-22, and place the planets as given on pages 23-24.
LESSON SIX.

Study carefully pages 25, 26, 27, 28, 29 and 30.
LESSON SEVEN.

Read the influence of each planet in each sign as given on pages 31 to 40.
LESSON EIGHT.

Take your own horoscope and judge what it shows, according to the radix on pages 40-41, judgingeach characteristic
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Date of Birth.
Year, Hour, Month, M. Sex, Date of Month, Place,

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Siderial Time at Noon, Time since Noon, Time before Noon,

. -. Learn how to make the symbols of the planets and signs. Thus: W h e n t h e E a r t h enters Aries. fiery sign and is ruled by Mars. what planet it is ruled by. as t h e Earth enters Taurus. T h e dates given in t h e outer circle show approximately.- --.LESSONS I N ASTROLOGY. what month the S u n 1s in each sign. tile second sign of the Zodiac. we say the S u n is in such a sign simllly for convenience. o r within a few hours when t h e Earth will enter each s i g n o r t h e S u n enters t h e opposite s i g n of the Zodiac. equinoctial. therefore. t h e S u n appears to enter Libra. masculine.- The Zodiac. it appears t o b e in exactly the same d e g r e e of the sign opposite the sign t h e E a r t h is in. you bhould commit to memory the nature of c aah sign of the Zodiac. T h e following chart shows all of these. and passes into Taurus. T h e S u n is in t h e center of our solar system. or. each year. Thus:Aries is the first sign of the Zodiac. I t is a cardinal. Before you a t t e m p t t o form a n y opinion whatever from a horoscope.-- -. T h e E a ~ t henters Aries on Srpternbor %2nd. b u t as we look at t h e Sun. thc: S u n pnters Scorpio. on October 22nd.

t h e ' ( G o d of War. T h e ruling g e m s for Aries are t h e R u b y a n d Sardonyx. Those born under t h e influence of this sign succeed best in vocations requiring a quick. Movable. Capitol or RZetropolitan cities. is ruled b y Mars. Although quick in temper and quick t o resent abuse o r imposition. F o r Employment o r Profession. d o not give u p t o sickness easily and recover quickly from disease. although there is no question b u t t h a t the Sun's influence is g r e a t e r than t h e combined influence of all t h e o t h e r F o r a location. and d o not become discouraged easily. very independent and more inclined t o lead rather than t o follov.LESSONS IN ASTROLOGY. determined nature. Aries i s a Fiery. and i n t h e cities they a r e more prosporous. Masculine. they admire scientific thought o r philosophy. l o n g neck and sharp chin. Mohamed. somewhat inclined t o be fiery or quick in temper. Aries people harmonize best with those who a r e born with t h e S u n in L e o o r Sagittarius. they are very forgiving. which. often a good configuration of t h e planets will entirely change t h e generalities a s indicated b y the position of the Sun. a n d d o not hold a g r u d g e against one f o r a n y length of time. Prince Bismarck. T h e y have a natural dislike for a master. Aries:-The Ram. Gcorqe Francis Train. they are generally qyjte fearless a n d ambitious.rt Bruce. and generally a very s t r o n g constitution. and always wish t o govern themselves. and desire to excel in whatever e n g a g e s their attention. Much depends upon the hour of birth. with power of execution a n d skillful touch. Those born whi!e i h e S u n is in Aries a r e of a persistent. when properly used will influence others very quickly. all mechanical work. P e n sketching. slender. Aries people succeed best and enjoy life more when located in prominent cities." T h e S u n enters A r ~ e on March 21st s a n d passes into T a u r u s on April 22nd. o r w l ~ e r ethere is much excitement. T h e typical Aries person is tall. and fairly well with Gemini or Aquarius. b u t must have this sign ascending t o have t h e description. model making. Rob(. engraving. who were born while the Srin was in their sigr : H e n r y Clay. T h e y have a very sharp and penetrating will-power. T h e Aries characteristics a r e expressed very forcibly in t1:e following people. Thomas Jefferson. active temperament. -2- . Aries people have excellent vitality. Equinoctial sign. if located in corner houses.

a s T a u r u s is earthy. T a u r u s people a r e fond of ty good living. F o r a location: These people love best a q u i e t a n d shady place. photographers. slow. Cold. T a u r u s people harmonize best with those born while t h e S u n is in Caneer. Dry. Feminine. careful.--.--. a n d in the house. they have much patience a n d will await a l o e g time for their hopes a n d aspirations. hawever. they make g o o d . full form. " < -3- . b u t to have this description one of t h e fixed signs must b e on t h e horizon a t t h e time of birth. b u t furious when a n g e r e d . short hands and f e c t . t h e "Goddess of Love.- -- -- ---- - Taurus:. b u t a r e more i n ~ l i n e d t o b e imitators rather than originators. will generally choose the middle of the block. they are inclined t o b e headstrong a n d unyielding. round. F o r a business o r profession.- - - - . a r t and literary worlr. Capricorn o r Pisces. sculpters. a r e very cautious. W h y they should is bald to say. away from excitement. bushy hair. I n t h e city. Such character5 a s U. a r e curious and very inquisitive." T h e S u n enters Taurus on April 22nd a n d passes into Gemini on May 22nd. They love music. and were i t not for their idealism. thick neck. m h i ~ h implies selfishness. S. they woultl probably ignore the ' ~ s ~ i r i t u a lo r occult talent. milliners o r d r a u g h t s m e y T h e typical T a u r u s person is of medium height. short. E a r t h y sign. David H u m e . g e n t l e when unprovoked. plodding. RTilliam Cowper. broad shoulders. solnewhat inclined t o bo medcllesome. is ruled b y Venus. ---. country o r village homes. Libra. and for a dwelling place. ~naterialism and as f a r from ~ ~ i r i t u a l i as c. a s well as Scorpio a n d Aquarius. away from t h e business center.The Bull. T a u r u s people succeed best a t something requiring artistic talent a n d ideality. and enjoy tile luxuries which e:~rthycontiitions afford. t h e y have excellent reasoning faculties. is t h e most favorable for producing occult stuclents. Grant. were born with t h e S u n i n This sign. and have an a b l ~ o r a n c efor pain. designers. large mouth.LESSONS I N ASTROLOGY. T h e r u l i n g g e m s a r e t h e Emerald and Topaz. T a u r u s is a Fixed. a center o r s i d e room. a r e of a s t r o n g a n d healthy nature b u t more subject to chronic diseases than t l ~ o s e born in moveable signs.ln b c . D u k e of Wellington. Those born while t h e S u n is in Taurus a r e of a self-reliant disposition. Oliver Cromwell.

in the home they love the rooms in t h e upper p a r t of t h e building. Gemini. even t o their detriment a t times. is ruled T h e S u n enters b y Mercury. model makers. book keepers. first in war a n d first in peace. T h e time may come when a gigantic statue of Mercury may adorn some prominent park of t h e United States. R a l p h W. a n d are generally busy with their hands. F o r a business o r profession. are quite idealistic. a r e very easily influenced b y kindness. curious. a r e often q u i t e changeabla. ingenious. was born while t h e S u n was in Gemini. L i b r a o r Aquarius must bo o n t h e horizon a t the time of birth. fairly well with those born i n L e o or Aries. their main fault b e i n g a lack of continuity. they a r e often inventive a n d very ingenious. where they m a y look over t h e city. on the mountains o r in a hilly country. T h e ruling g e m s of Gemini a r e t h e Topaz a n d Carbuncle. People born while t h e S u n is i n Gemini a r e sympathetic. generous and charitable. governesses. Gemini is a Masculine. they make good writers. b u t t o havc this description. d a r k haired. Mercury was called t h e Messenger of t h e Gods. S u c h characters a s Dante. a bright sparkling eye. fond of home and children. F o r a location: Gemini people enjoy high places. Ladies born in this sign make good teachers." Gemini on May 22d. Barren. given t o investigation and experimenting. -4- . kindhearted. they have an activa mind. a r e rmbiticus a n d aspiring. a kind word and helping hand for every one. Socrates. T h e y ' are very sensitive and intuitional and often have a very large h a g ination. they a r e also very fond of scientific knowledge. Brigham Young. excellent reasoners. W a l t Whitman. consequently are very studious. a n d passes into Cancer on J u n e 21st. t h e "Messenger of t h e Gods. Thomas l\Ioore. Pope. quick witted.LESSONS I N ASTROLOGY. a s t h e Goddess of Libe r t y now holds a prominent place in New York harbor. Gemini people harmonize best with those born with t h e S u n in Libra or Aquarius. a r e very liable t o g o t o t h e extremes and imagine they can d o much more than they a r e really able t o do. T h e sign Gemini is said t o rule t h e United States. a n d t h e typical yankee is a fair specimen of a Gemini character. and generally good writers. Airy a n d H u m a n e Sign. jewelers o r manufacturing small articles. Emerson. they require something which i s clean and easy. T h e typical Gemini person is quite tall and slender. etc. Gemini-The Twins. affectionate. editors of childrens' papers. and i t falls t o t h e lot of the American people t o lead i n science a n d invention.

p u r s u i n g their course in a quiet. averse t o discord o r inharmony. is ruled b y t h e Moon. Cancer people love to b e near a l a r g e b o d y of water. laundries. Paul. T h e y a r e g r e a t l y attached t o home a n d family. T o have this description. T h e typical Cancer person is of medium height. sensitive disposition. Such characters a s J u l i u s Cresar. Barnum. T h e y a r e very industrious. Holland. a low. i s a mercurialist a n d a traveler. S c o r p ~ o r Pisces.LESSONS Ili' ASTROLOGY.hair a n d complexion. in shacly places. often extremely mediumistic. i t takes t h e nature of t h a t s i g n in which it m a y be. i n Taurus. foncl of pleasures. Movable sign. a n d a s the Moon is placed. they succeed best in vocations req u i r i n g persistent effort combined with patience.the general make-up. T h e S u n enters Cancer on J u n e Zlst. quite chubby built. T. were born while t h e S u n w a s in Cancer. Cold. dark. restaurants. k i n d a n d g e n t l e . t h e native is martial. round forrn and features. 4 9 Cancer is a W a t e r y . N e w Yorlr a n d Milan. a n d passes into L e o on J u l y 22nd. in Gemini. p r u d e n t a n d frugal. of Venus' nature. J o h n Calvin. t h e y should Cancer people harmonize beet with those born while t h e S u n is in Virgo. a r e not a d a p t e d t o a noisy city. such a s management of hotels. I I I I LI I I I I -" 5 . F o r a business o r profession. T h e sign Cancer is very changeable. Feminine. Thus: In Aries. Moist. or fairly well with Aquarius o r Taurus. Cancer is said t o rule all Africa. cooks. Scotland. Other s i g n s ascending o r tlle Moon in a fiery sign. People born while t h e S u n is i n Cancer are of a retiring. Venice. arc: somewh:~tinclined t o b e jealous. a r e very conscientious a n d very easily influenced b y their surroundings. T h e y a r e quite p r o u d a n d n e e d encouragement a n d approbation t o make them h a p p y . this sign must ascencl. H e n r y W a r d Beecher. soruetimes over anxious i n acquiri n g t h e g o o d s of life. St. F o r a location. may change . suppressed voice. Females born under this sign make excellent nurses. etc. o T h e ruling gems of Cancer are the Emeralds a n d Moonstone. Constantinopie. a r e quite subject t o gloomy periods a n d often g e t downhearted q u i t e easily. patient. very soft flesh. Amsterdam. P. a r e also easily frightened. tenacious manner.

John Dryden. they are quite industrious. one of tho fixed signs must ascend. and may hold a high office. Sicily. The follon ing people are good expressions of Leo. Ancient Chaldea. full face and blue eyes. F o r a business or profession. they are leaders in tho Army. plenty of fresh air. Leo people harmonize best with those who are born while the Sun is in Gemini. good naturc~l nd generous. The Sun enters Leo on J u l y 22d. they make good qrators. Libra. they make friends easily on account of being very magnetic. they are very determined and persistent. Sagittarius or Aries. they d o not agree a t all with those born with t h e Sun in a watery or earthy sign. they enjoy country life. Leo people will always look well to their own interests and are more fortuna t e in t h e long run than the average person. to have this description. elocutionists. F o r a location. they have a strong constitution and good vitality. and passes into Virgo on August 22tl. if Mars is powerful in the figure. are quite independant and inclined to keep their affairs to thbmselves. otherwise the description may correspond to the ascending sign. Leo people resemble the lion in their choica of location. Sir Walter Scott. seldom become discouraged. . with Mercury well aspected. The typical Leo person is of good height. broad shoulders. which may happen but very few times in tlitair life. Fiery. but often die suddenly from over exertion. Xnpoleon Bonaparte. is ruled by the Sun. Leo is a Fixed. Leo:-The Lion. Rome. honest and conscientious. Leo is said to rule France. and lots of room.LESSONS IN ASTROLOGY. lecturers and inspirational speakers. and void of shade a t night. The ruling gems of Leo are the Sapphire and Diamond. Italy. are natural leaders among their associates. Bath. Mary Anderson. The average length of life of a Leo person is 58 years. will not bo driven by any one. Masculine and Barren sign. as a rule. Philadelphia. fearless. Ingersoll. they are well adapted for vocations ruquiring sympathetic and magnetic force. slow to anger but furious when their a temper is aroused. People born while the Sun is in Leo are active minded. Bohemia. Robert G. particularly those which refer t o finance and love. in the city they ~riusth ave a shady place during the day. well built.

Feminine. but the characteristics would remain practically t h e same. V i r g o people are more liable t o bowel trouble a n d indigestion than other diseases. A s a rule. Often a r e very changeable in opinion and very sensitive. they have a s t r o n g love nature and very s t r o n g likes and dislikes. and t h e beauties of nature. Many born under this sign have unusual talents a n d inventive genius. and are especially fond of scientific studies. are often very persistent a n d inconsistent. inclined t o b e slender. b u t prefer s o ~ e t h i n g which is neat and not requiring physical labor. contemplative. Virgois a n Earthy. T h e y succeed best i n Literary work. very discriminating and choice in their eating. T h e y harmonize best with those born with t h e S u n i n Capricorn o r Taurus and quite well with Scorpio or Cancer people. consequently they make natural physicians a n d have t h e best of success i n this profession on account of b e i n g unusually intuitive. Decorating. medium built. they very often criticise the faults of others. seldom contented. with brown or d a r k hair. Their g r e a t est faults a r e lack of confidence. T h e fortunate g e m s for a Virgo person a r e t h e Diamond o r Topaz o r both. consequently create enemies. ' T h e y enjoy life more and have much b e t t e r health if located a w a y from t h e large cities. W h e n displeased o r angered their appetite is lost and they wish t o b e alone. in fact. thoughtful. when p u t t o t h e test they can apply themselves t o almost anything. they are not easily discouraged. a n y other sign ascending wocld change this description t o that of t h e s i g n ascending. quick temper a n d dissatisfied feeling.Virgo:-The Virgin. Changeable. etc. Virgo people succeed best in occupations requiring very little hard work. T o have this description t h e s i g n Virgo must b e o n t h e eastern horizon a t the time of birth. they learn easily and quickly. T h e Sapphire is said t o prevent worry and anxiety when worn b y one born between A u g u s t a n d S e p t e m b e r 22nd. Rules t h e Bowels a n d is ruled b y Mercury.- . T h e S u n enters V i r g o on A u g u s t 22nd a n d passes from Virgo into Libra on September 22nd. People born with the S u n i n Virgo a r e modest. W r i t i n g . are very industrious. Painting. Cold a n d barren sign. -7- . T h e y have a g r e a t love for wealth b u t no ability for saving or sccumu'lating money. are naturally fond of mountaino u s countries. T h e typical Virgo person is of average height. they have good endurance a n d d o not show their age. industrious and refined.

T o have this description. etc. Libra people are very easily influenced b y the minds of others. T h e y are modest. neat a n d particular. they mush have V e n u s i n a n airy o r fiery sign. backache. they weigh mentally all subjects which attract their attention. have a fair amount of ambition. disliking discord and inharmony. art. etc. Writers. they make good lecturers. t h e y enjoy cities and places where there is excitemlent a n d activity. Artists. T h e y are not naturally l o n g lived. often marry while y o u n g a n d often marry more than once. a n d often 21 weak digestion caused b y a love of confectionery. disliking dirty work of a n y kind.LESSONS I N ASTROLOGY. T h e fortunate g e m s for a Libra person a r e t h e R u b y a n d Sardonyx. their general description will b e much different. cardinal. People born while t h e S u n is i n Libra a r e generally very thoughtful and contemplative. a n d make very good musicians if properly educated. they must be busy a t all t i a ~ e s . A s a rule.. t h e average length of life Lbing about 48 t o 51 years. a r e generous t o excess. business. F o r a location. T h e y are very imaginative a n d much given t o b u i l J i n g a i r castles. brown o r light hair. and also q u i t e intuitional although seldom allowing their intuition t o overcome their reason. if not careful. and is ruled b y Venus. o r a n y profession which causes considerable travelling o r takes them into contact with t h e pllblic. T h e y have a very even temper. T h e typical Libra person is of average height. Musicians. Libra people a r e more subject t o kidney complaint. T h e y harmonize best with those born with t h e S u n in Aquarius o r Gemini and fairly well with those born while the S u n is in Leo. T h e y are not a t all contented unless their mind is occupied about something. equinoctial sign. Cancer Scorpio o r Capricorn. t . Libra people succeed best a s Doctors. can often b e influenced t o their detriment in matters p r t a i n i ~ g o finances. Libra:-The Scales. o r Sagittarius b u t should never marry one born with t h e S u n in Aries. a r e very fond of music. L i b r a is an airy. a r e very affectionate. masculine. T h e S u n enters Libra on S e p t e m b e r 22nd and passes into Scorpio on October 23rd.z symbol implies. Printers. Cancer. o r Capricorn. medium built. as t1. Should Venus b e in Pisces. movable.

etc. F e n ~ i n i n e . Prince of Wales. d a r k hair. not a s i e n e r o u s as r l ~ a n y who are born while tho S u n is in some of t h e signs. ' -9- . People born while the S u n is i n Scorpio a r e of a pleasant a n d agreeable nature. round full face. bronchitis and torpid liver. Cancer o r Scorpio. a l t l ~ o u g h o not forget an injury d o n e them for 3 l o n g time. they a r e best ailai. Scorpio is a Cold. F i x e d sign a n d is ruled by Rlars. Scorpio causes one t o b e patient. A s a rule. they are somewhat emotional. Martin Luther. F o r a location. a r e good representatives of Scorpio. Tho typical Scorpio person is of medium height. a r e slow t o anger. generally t h e l o w e r limbs not symetrical.. T h e y have acquisitiveness well developed a n d a r e fond of luxuries. T h e y m a k e good doctors. Scorpio:-The Scorpion. Sailing o n t h e water. 'Scorpio people often hold high positions.ted to work requiring much patience and perseverence. Scorpio rules t h e secrets a n d generative organs. Scorpio people harmonize best with those born with t h e S u n i n Cancer o r Pisces. a n d a r e more satisfied to b e where i t is very quiet. broad shoulders. and Mars must b e in Plsces. hotel keepers.~hat. if i n other signs this description will b e modified somev. a n d denotes weaknesws in that part of t h e body. Females born i n this s i g n have a tendency t o jealousy. T h e y are very headstlong and stu1)born and will allow no one t o impose upon them.Fruitful. very determined a n d better adapted t o accumulate wealth than t h e average person. they are not as fond of excitement as many are. d . kind hearted a n d sympathetic. a r e quite economical and can p u t to g o o d use much which would b e thrown away by t h e average person. T h e S u n enters Scorpio on October 22nd a n d passos into Sagittarius o n Nbvember 22nd. fishing. T o have this description. t h e s i g n must be o n t h e ascendant a t t h e time of birth. T h e average l e n g t h of life is a b o u t 57 years. throat a n d ankles. a n d can b e very deceitful and treacherous if their ruling planet is evilly aspected. those born d u r i n g t h e time the S u n is in Scorpio are s u b j e c t t o kidney diseases. a s well a s in t h e liver. a r e very entertaining t o them. although they harmonize fairly well with those born in Virgo o r Capricorn. etc. a n d when a n g e r e d a r e furious.LESSONS IN ASTROLOGY. some what dignified. A s a rule.~ T h e fortunate g e m s for a Scorpio person aro t h e R u b y o r A g ~ t e . Benjamin Butler. nurses. Belva Ann Lockwood. they enjoy the country and places near water.

inventors a n d numerous professions repressnted b y those born d u r i n g t h e above period. think a n d a c t much quicker than t h e average person of other signs. they a r e a b l e t o control animals a n d a r e often vary fond of horses. naturally inclined t o b e leaders a m o n g their associates. T o have this description. Sagittarius people harmonize best with those born while t h e S u n si in Aries o r Leo.LESSONS I N ASTROLOGY. T h e S u n enters Sagittarius on November 23rd and passes into Capricorn o n December 21st. they enjoy a rough. blue eyes. Masculine. cashiers. F o r employr11ent:. b u t t h e weak p a r t s of t h e bc <y a r e rnacle s o more from diseases of t h e blood than from other causes. superintendants. a r e very ambitious a n d persevering. Sagittarius people a r e natural mechanics and generally fond of sport a n d outdoor excercise. T h e typical Sagittarius person is of good height. a s t h e y see. with J u p i t e r in a n airy o r fiery sign. artificers. those who come u n d e r this sign a r e more inclined t o accidents than t o other misfortunes. mechanics. Sagittarius peollle often hold g o o d positions where they have charge over others. etc. they have good calculation aud foresight. brown o r l i g h t hair. w e find musicians. accountants etc. F o r a location. writers. have more d i g n i t y a n d self esteem than those born in other signs. seldom m a k i n g a mistake w h e n estimating t h e outcome of some enterprise. T h e y have various talents. Sagittarius is a Hot. .' artists. not easily discouraged. i s r u l e d b y J u p i t e r . S a g ittarius rules t h e hips a n d thighs. Fiery. sculptors. t h e native may hold a prominent position. Barren a n d Common sign. they disliko a master and will allow n o one t o o r d e r orclrive them around. they cannot bear t o crowded into small quarters. generous a n d charitable. Sagittarius:-The Archer. medium built. O n account of their good calculation they a r e natural prophets. such a s foremen.T h e y have good success a s printers. they a g r e e well with those born with the S u n in 5ibra o r Aquarius. T h e ruling g e m s of Sagittarius a r e t h e Amethist and Jasper. the sign must b e ascending. Those b&n while t h e S u n is in Sagittarius are of a jovial nature. although occasionally a r e subject t o weak digestion. b u t a r e seldom conceited. a n d w e g e n erally find one who is a n expert i n his profession. If J u p i t e r b e well placed. mountainous country. g e n erally a very s t r o n g will power as well a s considerable psycl~ologica1 influence.

r o e . a n d when once they s t a r t t o investigate a subject they go very clecply into i t ." t h e y a r e very fond of f i n e dress. slender. stoclr raiiers. can work a l o n g time without becoming discouraged. they have good calculation. . ministers. Capricorn is an Earthy. . T h e y a r e quite sympathetic b u t d o not show their s y m p a t l ~ y . T h e typical Capricorn person is of medium height. and a r e good examples of this sign: fien. T h e y a r e very curious. T h e fol!on i n g proniinent people were born n ith tlie S u n in Capridorn. away from 1:n-g-e cities.t Lee. they a r e dignified and have more self e h t e c ~ nt h a n t h e average person. fairly well with those who have t h e S u n i n Scorpio o r Pisces. very d e e p minded and very goocl reasoners. T h e S u n enters Capl ricorn on December 21st a n d passes i n t o Aquarius on J a n . Thonlas Paine. Equinoctial. b u t t o habe this deecription t h e s i g n n ~ u s b e ascending. a n d often rise t o high positions. cold a n d t h o u g l ~ t f u sign. Isaac Newton. they are q u i t e independent and dislike very much t o have other people p r y into their affairs. F o r a l o c a t ~ o n they enjoy a quiet place. W i t h t h e d e e p mind is much activity. Ladies b o r n i n Capricorn always t r y h a r d t o appear very n e a t when in company. A l l Capricorn people a r e very religiously inclined and are often more interested i n t l ~ e o l o g y than other Capricorn people harmonize best with those born with t h e S u n in Taurus o r Virgo. a r e q u i t e n e a t a n d particular. d a r k hair a n d small eyes. q u i t e ambitious a n d persevering. t h e description will b e modt ified when other signs ascend. generally very practical. a n d is ruled b y Saturn. Feminine. and always p u t t h e side out. or if i n the city. T h e ruling g e m s of Capricorn are the Sardonyx and Beryl. I)aniel Webster. William Gladstone. they m u s t b e whcrc there is little noise and no excitement. etc. Those born while t h e S o n is in Capricorn a r e of a q u i e t and thougl-~tful nature. ]Edgar A.jan~ia Franklin. Capricorn:-The Goat. often one born u n d e r this condition will have sevsral things which they are interested i n o n hand a t once. oftcn appearing very cold a n d indifferent. Xlovable. 20th. often artistic. T h e y make p o d lawyers. a n d often plan schemes of considerable magnitude. fiobei. Those ruled b y Capricorn have goocl success in t h e e l n p l o y ~ n e n t of large corporationr-.LESSONS I N ASTROLOGY.

a r e seldom hypocritical. Aquarius people harmonize b e s t with those born in t h e fiery eigns{or Libra a n d Gemini. nervous temperament a n d enjoy theatrical o r public demonstrations. a r e very practical a n d usually have a brilliant intellect. blue eyes and l i g h t hair. t h e Occult planet. T h e S u n enters Aquari u s on J a n u a r y 21st a n d passes into Pisces F e b r u a r y 18th. Explorers. h i g h forehead. socialistic. therefore a r e often found in charge over others. causing revolutions. very . they should live outside a city a n d on high ground. We may expect some o n e born d u r i n g t h e time t h e S u n is i n Aquarius who will b e like Moses of Old. I i i I Ii I I I I1 I . good hearted a n d generous. radical changes. surveying. T o have this description. T h e y have s t r o n g likes and dislikes. b u t very independent. magnetic. T h e y a r e clear reasoners a n d not disposed t o deal in theories. mining.-and lead his people o u t of slavery. engineers.The Waterman. A s Uranus i s occult. Th'e typical Aquarius person is tall. T h e entire Solar System. recently passed from Pisces into t h e s i g n Aquarius. Aquarius:. A l o n g face. T h e U r a n u s a n d Aquarius elements a n d principles will b e more marked i n t h e coming generations than i t has been previously. a n d is ruled b y Uranus. generally very sincere and honest.LESSONS IN ASTROLOGY. Masculine. merchants a n d other similar employments. t h e ascending sign a t t h e hour of birth must b e Aquarius o r one of t h e Airy signs. T h e y have a n active.200 years. W a r m a n d H u m a n e sign. have dignity b u t a r e seldom conceited. T h e vocation which a n Aquarius person is beet adapted for is such a s require strength a n d firmness combined with love for t h e sublime. F o r a l o c a t i o n . which moves tbrough t h e s i g n s in t h e opposite direction from t h a t of t h e planets i n their daily motion. a n d occasionally a r e very radical in their ideas a n d beliefs. s t r o n g built b u t not fleshy. T h e y are easily influencecl b y liindness b u t dislike t o b e ordered about a n d will not b e driven. Aquarius is a n Airy. Fixed. Those born with t h e S u n i n Aquarius a r e of a pleasant a n d sympathetic natcre. where i t will remain for 2. T h e r u l i n g g e m s of Aquarius a r e t h e O n y x a n d Beryl. and is t h e poor man's friend. travellers. b u t should b e where they can mingle with many people d u r i n g t h e day. a r d slow t o anger. a r e generally very cheerful. T h e y generally have a very s t r o n g will power and a r e .

They are quite studious.LESSONS IN ASTROLOGY. are quite idealistic. methodical. quite timid and very modest. the planet of and IrlPnl. Fruitful. is ruled b y Neptune.?'he whole solar system has qnita recently passed from the sign Pisces into the sign Aquarius.&Iichael An elo. and while in eaoh sign the people as a whole are influenced a great deal more by this sign than by any other. ~ ~ s ~~ f g r aVictor Hugo. They enjoy places near the ocean. will often say things unthinkingly which they are soon sorry for. Their mind is very s t r o n g p n d when once set upon accomplishing some object they d o not easily give up.. Henry W. i t rcquires about 2.. James ~ f ~ h a . the world will be more reasonable. or large bodies of water. thus.230 years to move through each sign. W a t e r y sign. The following persons were born while the S u n was in Pisces: George Washington. Grover Clevelandp a n b William McKinley) The whole solar system'is moving. but i n the opposite direction in which the planets are moving. as a whole. They succeed best in some employment which requires intuitive judgment or the power t o make the best of circumstances. about. T h e r u l i w vems of Pisces are the_iimethvstand Jasper. easily influenced to tears. logical and niathematical in deducting their conclusions and are very scientific when once they set out to b e . For Employment or Profession. will often smile at misfortune.Madison. They desire to penetrate the searet depth of knowledge and often pursue their research with untiring energy. or in rough mountainous country where the scenery is grand or inspiring. charatable : and much more progressive. Pisces:-The Fishes. While passing through Aquarius the house of Uranus. Andrew Jackson. Those born while the Sun is in Pisces are generally kind and loving and inclined to be easy going. Law Pices i s a Feminine. They often lack pride and self esteem and will hesitate about putting themselves forward for fear they cannot d o justice to their position. Councellors a t law. rr 1 - kc-. office holding and trades where considerable discretion is required. -1 3- . ! we may expect mighty changes. Phil. Longfellow. and well with Taurus And Capricorn peo4 ple. although lack of confidence often prevents their entering pursuits which they are adapted for. They are. The Sun enters Pisces on Febrtary 1 9 and passes into Aries on March 21st. people harmonize best with those born with the Sun in or Scorpio. For a location. they are very imaginative. Sheridan. 1912 Uranus enters Aquarius. and can be fascinated with music: and beautiful scenery.ism.

l o n g ncck. dark hair and g r e y syes. a short. I n j u d g i n g t h e ascending sign. ambition and. cannot bear t o b e ordered around. quick in temper. t h e Aries disposition will' T h e following aescriptions correspond t o the different signs: Taurus gives a middle stature. t h e build is modified a n d the native will look more like T a u r u s than Aries. Gemini usually gives a tall. with a passion for all kinds of knowledge -14- . denotes one of medium height. rather large mouth.e planet which rules that sign is called t h e significator o r ' mind. may look t o b e inferior o r of n o particular signilication. passionate. with Mars in A%ies. inclined t o b e slender and muscular. Should Mars b e i n Taurus. in disposition scientific. t h e success of t h e native. intrepid. T h e ascending sign a n d t h e sign in which t h e ruler of the ascenda n t a r e placed wiil show t h e disposition of the native. well aspected. to a g r e a t extent. with a strong. and a s t h e mind is. desires. a s t h e five degrees back of the ascendant still have their effect. T h e horcscope a t first sight. a r e steadfast a n d self-reliant. and you find t h e ascendant in a goo6 sign. they a r e slow t o form opinions. I n disposition courageous. s o will b e the ability. sharp sight and quick. b u t not q u i t e a s powerful as if in t h e ascendant. sharp features. go five degrees back a n d forward of the d e g r e e ascending. ambitious. and his general mentality. active movements. Planets within five degrees. thick neck. a sanguine complexion. Thus: Aries ascending. a dull complexion. red o r sandy hair. broad forehead. br?t if yon analyse it. but back of t h e ascendant. irnd n o intellectual person can b e k e p t down b y adveree conditions o r circumstances. naturally inclines t o lead rather than follow. a n d good planets in t h e ascendant. straight body. d a r k hair. you generally find a n excellent mind. i n disposition sullen a n d reserved b u t affectiona t e . ( I n 1 2 t h house) should be considered on tlle ascendant. well-set body.

sanguine complexion. amiable. somewhat fleshy. very intellectual. b u t h a s t y tempered. resolute. sparkling blue eyes a n d a fine. above medium height. in disposition quick. a rather even temper. Scorpio gives a s t r o n g and rather corpulent body. scientific and somewhat selfish and resentful. slender form of perfect symmetry. usually below t h e lnedium height. brown hair. brown hair and pensive g r e y eyes. dark hair. they make very skillful surgeons and magnificent chemists and physicians. bright brown hair. they possess well-blanced brains and superior mental and intellectual qualities. reserved. clear complexion. hence they make fine mediums. in disposition active. frequently -15- . large. Libra produces a tall. in disposition ingenious. in disposition noble. t h e temper is mild a n d under good control. sanguine complexion and d a r k hair. b u t more exciteable than taurine persons. studious and inclined to be w i t t y . they possess fine-grained. in disposition timid. they possess s t r o n g conservative qualities. with d a r k brown o r black hair a n d eyes. medium stature dark. b u t incons t a n t in their habits and attachments. proud. i n disposition high-spirited. with dark. round face and pale complexion. eyes. ancl i t is u ~ e l l to note thut very frepuenzly this s i g n gives dark huir instead o light. very neat a n d compact i n form. well-balanced mental a n d physical constitutions. a n d books. fond of all kinds of sports and recreations. r u d d y complexion. L e o gives a large. ruddy complexion and l i g h t o r golden hair. thoughtful. a rather small. oval face. and t h e upper p a r t larger than t h e lower. they a r e very impulsive a n d have s t r o n g feelings a n d large ideas.LESSONS I N ASTROLOGY. and also. Sagittarius usually producecl a well-formed body. high forehead. prepossessing stature. free a n d benevol e n t . oval face. haughty a n d ambitious. jovial. Capricorn generally produces a mean stature. broad shoulders. spare of form and plain looking. but alwccys ayline. fine. t h e complexion is d a r k a n d sallow. high-minded a n d affectionate. o r somewhat below t h e medium height. prepossessing appearance. thoughtful a n d agreeable. clear g r e y or hazel eyes and genial. a n d frequently a prominent Roman nose. f cle~cr skin. energetic a n d hasty tempered. a r e very prompt a n d decisive in their actions. they are fickle in opinion. V i r g o generally gives a n ~ e d i n m stature. Cancer produces a medium stature. Their chief qualities a r e sensitiveness and reflection. d a r k eyes. a n d have usually good self-control a n d t h e ability t o command others.

bright. gives much of t h e Virgo disposition mingled with the Aries disposition. they are plump. and often given to height. with small. with good clear complexions and sandy or dark flaxen hair. 1i~ecve ouf'telafbu)zd this sign to give $ ) L C tkirk. they are genial and peaceable if uninfluenced b y others. they a r e greatly influenced b y their surroundings. and witty. in dispositiorl elegant. pale complexion and limped g r e y eyes. b u t being strongly rnediurnistic. . very preposbessing appearance. d e e p . inclined t o b e listless and good-natcred. clectr cornplexion. a n d are almost always narrow-chested. I I~ccvenoticecl that u i ~ e n is rising x with r intercepted i n the jfrst i~ozcse and asLy plunet therein. brown hair. fond of cultured society. subtle reserved a n d selfish. a n d rather fleshy body. very artistic. - they have a sharp chin a n d elender nose.T ~ ~disposition of t h e native is modified according to t h e s i g n t h e ruling Planet is in. a n d b y Planets in the ascendant.LESSONS I N ASTROI-OGY. eyes uszd durk. i l l disposition negative. combinecl with cc beuut~lfL~l Pisces produces a somewhat inferior stature. I~uir. Thus: Aries ascending with Mars in Virgo.s e t piercing eyes. in disposition they are crafty. thut N o T E . robust and well proportioned persons. amiable goodnatured. and with this will b e added t h e nature of such Planets as are in t h e ascendant. well-set. below t h e medium height.

In Virgo-Tall. well built. medium built. In Pisces-Medium height. I n Virgo-Average height. slender. slender. stout. good proportions. fair complexion. stature varies. In Aquarius--Tall. in the twelve signs. brown hair. slender. full form. I n Leo-Tall. good proportions. dark hair and complexion. In Libra-Average height. dark complexion. As can be seen from the descriptions of the Moon and Mercury. stout. good proportions. In Capricorn-hfiddle height. dark hair. slender ' dark hair. slender. I n Gemini-Tall. (Plroets in Pisces are variable. dark hair. middle weight. Moon in Taurus-Middle height. I n Cancer-Middle height. Cancer ascending with Moon in Aries describes one as slender fair complexion. light hair. medium built. In Sagittarius-Average height. each description is nearly the same as the sign itself gives. brown or dark hair. In Gemini-Ta41. plump built. strong. In Taurus-Short. I . chubby built. round lorm. make a judicious mixture of that sign in which the ruling planet is. and the modification will be according to the description of the sign which the planet rules. dark hair.Description Produced by Each Planet. dark hair and complexion. thick set. The description is modified again by any planet which may be within eight degrees of the cusp of the ascendant. In Pisces-Short. light hair. slender. slender. I n Aquarius-Average height. In Cancer-Short. In Libra-Middle height. Therefore. good proportion. medium built. chubby built. dark hair. dark or brown hair. In Leo-Average height. evenly built. well built. brown hair. brown hair. chubby or plump. dark hair. in giving the description of the ascending sign. dark complexion and hair. I n Scorpio-Short. In Sagittarius-Tall. In Scorpio-Middle height. dark hair. dark hair. dark hair. Gemini or Virgo ascending with Mercury in Aries-Average height. slender. brown hair. In Capricorn-Short. light hair. dark complexion. medium built. dark hair. often giving good height.

T h e combined influence of all t h e fixed stars of each sign has been found t c correspond with t h e different planets. Moon. T h e s t r o n g aspects of t h e planets a r e Conjunction.Jupiter. T h e Trine. V e n u s in 2 2 5 d a y s . the Prioon a n d Mercury are always beneficial if in s t r o n q aspect t o J a p i t e r and Venus. o r through a l ~ o u e ein 2% years. Therefore. hlars. o r t l ~ r o u g h eaoli house in about t ~ v months. o about 2% degrees a month. o r within 7 degrees of it. 30 d e g r e e s apart. farthest away from the Sun. o r through each house i n fourteen years. when nearest t h e S u n in G ~ n l i r l i t moves ncarly twice a s fast as when in Sagittarius. o r through ~r~ each sign in 7 days. Mars. 4% degrees a year. or pasbing tlri~ough each sign in 18 days. o r through a house in sevcn years. about 1 d e g r e e a d . M v r c ~ r~:ovcson a n aver:qe of about 4 degrees a day. Pisces is t h e house of Neptune&#/$&. about % degree a day. the sign which is of t h e nature of a certain planet. 150 degrees of it. ASPECTS. Motion of the Plaaets. Taurus and Libra a r e t h e houses of Venus. Venus is said t o b e aflicted. Sagittarius i s t h e house of Jupiter. T h e s t r o n g aspects of t h e good planets are beneficial. N e p t u n e in 165 years. Neptune. is said t o b e t h e H o u s e of that planet. A n Afliction is a s t r o n g aspeci of a n evil p1:~net t o a good one. T h e Quadrature o r Square. T h e Bi-Opposition. Uranus in 82 Sears. 4 Sacurn in 29% yrarb. H O U S E S O F THE P L A N E T S . a l t l ~ o u g hi t s motion varies. ~ y . Capricorn is the house of S a t urn. Cancer is t h e house of t h e Moon. Uranus. Mercury travels around t h e S u n in 87g d a y s . Aquarius is t h e ho s of Uranus a n d t h e Earth. Earth. T h e Opposition o r within 7 degrees of opposite t o each other (each side'of t h e S u n ) . Gemini and V i r g o are t h e houses of Mercury. o r within 7 degrees of it. between 83 and 97 degrees of each other. I f Venus i s in Conjunction with Saturn. J a p i t e r in 1 1 1 years. about 13 degrees a day. Mars. U r a n u s o r Neptune. T h e weakest aspects a r e the Sextile. o r through a house e v r r y year. L e o is t h e house of t h e Sun. * -18- . Mars i n 687 clajs. . o r within 7 degrees of each other. o r within 5 degrees of it. T h e Semi-Scxtile. a b o u t 2 degrees a year. Uranus or Neptune. 1 2 0 degrees. Thus: J u p i t e r and V e n u s a r e always beneficial.LESSONS I N IZSTROLOGY. b u t having an evil influence in s t r o n g aspect to Szturn. Venus moves about 1%degrees each d:~y. F o r convenience we give below a list showing the signs a n d their ruling planots: Aries a n d Scorpio are t h e houses of Mars. 1 d e g r e e a month. Saturn. 6 0 degrees apart. also t h e weak aspects of t h e evil planets. E a r t h in 363% days.

a*+ A . Saturn is Earthy and is strong in Taurus. it is exalted in Virgo. is exalted in Pisces. therefore Mars. while if located in Cardinal signs-Aries. The strength is considerably mitigated when located in common signs-Gemini. Sagittarius and Pisces-as when placed in such signs their action in bringing about events i s sluggish and at times fails entirely. and Capricorn they bring about a more prompt and decided result. while if located in Fixed signs--Taurus. A pIanet issaid to be strong or to have essential dignity when in its own triplicity. Mercury rules Gemini and Virgo. A planet has strong s i g w t i o n and exerts a more marked influence when located in the cardinal signs of the figure. -19- * 7. while in southern signs their declination is south and their influence exerted more directly upon the southern hemisphere. Jupiter and the Sun have more power in these signs than in others.LESSONS ITu' ASTROLOGY. aurus and Libra. has his fall in lted i n Libra.-dz. has its fall in Pisces and in detriment in Sagittarius. has his fall in Aries Taurus and in d detriment and very weak when retrograde. Leo and Sagittarius are fiery signs. . Virgo. in her fa11 in Virgo and in detriment in Aries and Scorpio. Aries. therefore exert a more direct influence upon the northern hemisphere. Venus rules Taurus and Libra. . Virgo and Capricorn. Exaltation and Fall of the Planets. Thus: Mars and Jupiter are fiery planets. as these signs form the principal angles of the horoscope. Leo. Planets located in the northern signs-from Aries to Libra-exert a stronger influence in bringing about events then when located i n the other portion of the Zodiac.~lted in Cancer. Libra. Cancer. for the reason that when in nortilern signs they aro in north declination. Scorpio and Aquarius-their influence is much more slow in culminating but more lasting when completed.

s_ubtsaclt t h e difference in time between noon a n d t h e Side&f %&e. If t h e time for which you wish t o find t h e ascending sign is add t h e difTerence in time between noon a n d tirne required t o t h e m e r i a l Time. s e t down t h e Siderial T i m e f o r t h a t day. subtract 8 hours. a d d 4 h o ~ ~ r s . B u t if t h e time is A.M.required i n t h e Ephemeris and find t h e d a y required. . Remember t h a t when the Siderial T i m e is smaller you cannot w. if 4 P.M. T h u s : 4 A.

etc. If t h e aspects a r e good. no ability or success i n accumulating money. T h e first house of t h e horoscope is that sign of t h e Zodiac which y o u would see on the eastern horizon a t t h e time for which t h e figure is made. ancl t h e planet which rules t h e second house must also b e considered. a love o r adaptability for occult studies. determination. J u p i t e r gives excellent success. T h e S u n gives ambition.LESSONS I N ASTROLOGY. Jupiter gives power t o command a e d govern. art. unsteady. jud@ somewhat from thewaspectsfor~necl. writings. Therefore. M e r c u r y in t h e ascendant gives a quick. If a n evil planet-Saturir. T h e disposition will b e good a n d h e o r she will have many friends. t h e g s t u d e n t should consider well what . b u t if afflicted. Mars gives quick temper. J u p i t e r shows travel a n d profit thereby. If Mercury. Venus gives a pleasant. Uranus acts as Mars anless well aspected.. N e p t u n e gives a love for t h e grand. The Houses of the Horoscope. Much d e p e n d s o n t h e aspects which may b e formed between planets in t h e ascendant a n d o t h e r planets. etc. Saturn o r U r a n u s cause longer journeys. even though evil planets b e in t h e ascendant b u t well aspected. ~ shows t h e condition a t t h e end of his or her life. T h e third house and ruling planet governs brothers a n d sisters. executive ability. Mars shows inh:trmony between brothers a n d sisters. love and talent for music. b u t often causes ill-succees in marriage. t h e native is fickle. eccentricities. active mind. also Neptune. etc. l:he aspecty which may b e formed with planets in the 4th house will modify or . love of the mystc?rious. Saturn prevents t h e accumulation of wealth. Mercury o r Moon in t h e third shows a good penman. T h e Moon gives ambition. i t is a very goocl testimony that the native will have a fortunate life. t h e native will have a n excellent mind and may rise high i n t h e world. affectionate nature. T h e fourth house a n d ruling planet rule t h e father. t h e native will have a mole. a n d influences t h e mind t o a certain extent. sublime. I t rules t h e personal appearance'of t h e native. short journeys. poetical a n d ideal. i n h e r i t a n c ~ . F o r good or evil indi cations. excellent intellect. . I f evil espects are formed. I t is called t h e ascendant. ~ u l e st h e ascend& is called t h e r n l u + p l m & a n d a n y planet in t h e ascendant is called co-ruler. often scientific. and causes early m a y riage. V e n u s causes short journeys. Uranus gives persistency. Neptune causes water iourners.. pride. Mars causes sudden losses. mechanical ability. mark or scar on tb0 head. changeable. V e n u s is very fortunate b i t causes excessive generosity. neighbors. letters. l t o o n o r S u n are in t h e second house and well aspected to other planets. love of travel.-spects a r e formed before g i v i na hasty judgmentT h e second house rules t h e n a t ~ v e ' swealth a n d worldly goods. b u t much depends on her aspects. Mars o r Uranus-be in t h e ascendant. especially if any planet b e i n t h e ascendant. Saturn gives a d e e p mind. enterprise and ability. good business qualities. often quick tempered a n d deceitful. intellect.

h i s studies. I t is t h e place in t h e heavens directly overhead a t t h e time t h e horoscope is made. If well aspected. J u p i t e r shows a f o r t u ~ a t ea n d easy life. honesty. particularly s o if i n evil aspect t o other?. c ~ a n p lanets i n t h e 9th. Tlle eighth house refers. evil planets show frlencls I 1 I @ -22- . is a favorable testimony. T h e fifth house a n d ruling planet rules children. shows disputes over inheritances. is a fortunate testimony. in y :x a rnovable sign. Mars o r Uranus in t h e mid-heaven. refers t o friends. Venus. shows much travel. with its ruler. t h e husband o r wife will b e poor. T h e eleventh house and ruling planet. T h e seventh house and t h e ruling planet. and afflicted. T h e sixth horrse and ruler refers t o servants. Moon o r ruler of t h e aecendant. . Mars. and well aspected. Saturn. Uranus o r Neptune. Mercury. Mars. Saturn. in t h e 8th.LESSONS I N ASTROLOGY. J u p i t e r o r Venus in t h e 1 0 t h house. Mars shows much discord. games of chance. S u n o r JCoon in t h e 8th. t o inheritance. The S u n or Moon therein. Uranus o r Moon in t h e Hth. is a most fortunate indication unless seriously afllicted. is very unfortunate. V e n u s in t h e 4 t h shows a n easy life. Good planets in t h e 'ith. t h e health will not b e bad. a n d well aspected. and afflicted. Saturn a n d Uranus show that t h e native will work a s l o n g a s he lives. adversaries. t h e native i s liable t o discledit o r disgrace. inferiors a n d t l ~ e sicknrss t h e native is liable to. shows sincerity. increase good o r evil indications. T h e S u n o r &loon in t h e bth. T h e Sun. i n t h e 5th a r e unfavorable. unless afflicted. Moon a n d S u n d e pend on whether t h e aspects a r e good o r evil. qoverns l o n g journeys. Jupiter. evil planets a r e unfortunate. shows treacherous servants who will r o b t h e native.good \\ planets therein shows many good friends. partners in business. a r e good testimonies for all these. Saturn. a n d i s the house of money of t h e husband o r wife. Mars o r Saturn i n t h e Gth. etc. J u p i t e r in t h e 9th. if afflicted. rules marriage. unless very well aspected. death. wcll aspected. t h e religion of t h e native. Tlle t e n t h house is called t h e mid heaven. love and adaptability for t h e occult. etc. Saturn o r Uranus. The ninth hguscm~n-dLraling planet. shows many periods of illhealth. favors t h e inheritance of rnoney o r property. shows a stubborn nature. enemies. many friends. if unaffected. speculation. many disappointments. Also shows weakness i n t h e p a r t of t h e body which t h e 6 t h house rules.

o r t h e same for Greenwich time. simply subtract one d e g r e e from t h e place of the Moon for each t w o hours before 6 A . F o r t h e firkt d a y of each month and a chart t o calculate their places for each day. of T h e S q u a r e is always evil with 'LII l'lanett-. W i t h a!l t h e Planets except the Sun. within sel7e1l d e t ~ r c e s ~ t . M. you would subtract the position of t h e Moon on the 4 t h of October from t h e 5th of October. Chicago time o r noon Greenwich time. which are a s follows: T h e conjunction is when two Planets are within seven degrees . if Chicago time. which would correepontl to 7 A.- To Place the Planets.. or ninety degrees ay: . for Chicago time. or Chicago f o i 6 A. and place i t accordingly. M. and should know t h e signs of t h e Zodiac by T h e position of the Planets is given far each day of t h e year. / ' \ t h e Square.'D LESSONS I N ASTROLOGY. T h e next strong aspect is when two Planets a r e opposite each other o r within seven degrees. Before y c u a t t e m p t t o place the Planets you should be able to make their symbols. 1900. M. M. a l t l ~ o u g h you should remember that an evil aspect of Venus and J u p i t e r to the Sun clr Moon is better than a good aspect of the evil Planets. for N e w York. a s this i s t e n hours later you simply add five degrees t o t h e Moon.-f-. If you a r e using the C+eocentric Ephemeris yGa shoulcl remember that the position of the P l i ~ n e t s given for Greenwich is noon. t h e hfoon is fourteen degrees in Aquarius a t 6 A. you can copy them from the Ephemeris directly into t h e printed chart which you have for t h e purpose.. in t l ~ eEIeli~oentric Ephemeris. T h e S u n ancl Mercury should ire calculated in t h e same way. M. X o w suppose you wish to place t h e Moon for 4 P. F o r example: O n Octobex 4th. or 6 A. and g e t its exact motion for that clay. T h e next asprut is -33- . Chicago time. o r add one d e g r e e for every t w o hours after. W i t h t h e Mnon you will have to calculate its place as follows : A s the Moon moves about one d e g r e e every two hours. i n the Geocentric Eyllemeris. Moon a n d Mercury.. Chicago time. H a v i n g placed all the Planets you should notice t h e aspects. o r if you wieh t o be exact. M. a n d its place is given for Greenwich noon. ----. and then divide its motion into hours. and is like the Square in effect.

of t h e " G u i d e to Astrology.Aber of horoscopes with J u p i t e r ancl Uranus in conjunction in t h e 1 0 t h house.l~inedt once b y looking a t the figure a t birth without a other calculations. if one were t e n d e g r e e s in a n y sign and the other t e n degrees t w o signs away i t is Sextile. ful than if between the 1 s t a n d 7th. 8th. scope. I t is equal t o t h e conjunction. a s i t is called. o r 1 2 0 degrees apart. a 1 -24- . Planets between t h e 7 t h house a n d ascendant. J u p i t e r is very for. l o t h . You should remember that t h e chart made from the time of birth will show a t onse what t h e person's lift? will be. or. Thus: If J u p i t e r were in the 8th house and Saturn in the 4th Saturn would b e t h e most powerful. T h e n e x t i s t h e Trine. T h e parallel aspect is when t w o Planets a r e within o n e d e g r e e of t h e same latitude or declination. one t e n degrees in Aries and another in ten degrees of L e o a r e in exact trine aipect. althongh this is modified by t h e 4 t h house. b u t every one has lost their wealth. H a v i n g learned t h e aspects thoroughly you should then notice o r begin t o stucly t h e effect of each P l a n e t in each house of t h e horo. scope are given under p a g e 9. o r in the 'ith. b u t you can always depend that each individual indication will operate some time. I n every one of these horoscopes t h e native had been considered t ~ e a l t l l y t one time. 11th or 12th houses of t h e horoscope a r e more power. Oth. All questions which may come u p can b e cletr-t. A little judgment must b e used in regard t o this. supposing hini to live t o t h e a g e of 50 or G pears. T h e P l a n e t which is nearest t h e mid-heaven or cusp of the 1 0 t h house ie t h e most powerful in the figure unless a Planet be near t h e cusp of t h e 4th house. or within seven degrees of it.LESSONS I N ASTROLOGY. or. F o r example: A P l a n e t ten degrees in Aries a n d another o n e t e n degrees in Gemini is i n exact Sextile. A Planet in Aries ten d e g r e e s a n d another in Cancer t e n degrees are in exact square aspect. ancl i s good with all Planets. t h e Sextile. l'he influence of each Planet in t h e different houses of the horo. a s t h e 4th and 10th houses are more prominent than a n y other of t h e houses." b u t you should remember that a good aspect between t w o Planets has a s t r o n g signification when t h e P l a n e t s are not in a prominent house. except t h e 1st. and is good with all Planets. F o r example: I have seen 2 nt>'. if one b e ten degrees in Aries and the other t e n degrees in Libra i t is in exact opposition. or. Of course if t h e native is t o die O y o u n g the chart will show that.~. There may appear t o b e conflicting testimonies in t h e horoscope. o r under t h e ascendant. tunate in this place a n d U r a n u s very unfortunate a s regards finances.

slow. A n Airy sign ascending. t h e native is slovenly. b u t if well aspected. often m a k i n g remarks t h e y are soon sorry for. o r t h e ruling planet in a n airy sign. rash temper. quite effeminate. b u t if well aspected. which would overcome to quite a n extent some of t h e indications a s given. quite independent. low s u p pressed voice. A n E a r t h y sign ascending. y e t often conceited and very f o n d of flattery. inclines one to b e cheerful. I f t h e ruling planet b e in s t r o n g aspect t o evil-planets. proud. s t a n d i n g in their o w n light. has many nxcellent qualities. a n d in s t r o n g aspect t o a n evil planet. inclines one t o b e dull. often change their opinions o r pursuits. affable. T h e ruling planet i n s t r o n g a s p e c t t o a n evil planet will make one hard-hearted. often covetious o r suspicious. timid. gluttenous and revengeful. very imaginative a n d often visionary. t h e native may have a brilliant intellect. rash and very persevering for a time. The o good aspects give neatness a n d sympathy. sympathetic and loving music. liberal. faithful. fearful. or t h e r u l i n g planet in a watery sign. hardy. is pleasant. inclines one t o b e slow a n d deliberate in all their undertakings. but'if well aspected. ambitious. b u t dislike work in all forms. T h e y a r e fond of pleasures. . a very pleasant a n d sympathetic nature. y e t studious a n d very g o o d reasoners. thereby involving themselves in a r g u m e n t s o r disputes. A W a t e r y sign ascending.. quick tempered. courteous. If the ruling planet b e afflicted. T h e ruling planet in a fiery sign. b u t lacking continuity.LESSONS I N ASTROLOGY. and if Mercury a n d t h e Moon are well aspected. economical. - --25- . o r t h e ruler of t h e ascendant i n a n earthy sign. art. b u t unless many testimonies contradict. -. often slovenly a n d neglectful. seldom f o r g e t t i n g an injury. gloomy. modest in manner a n d neat in all their affairs. revengeful. lacks self-confidence a n d pride. lazy. o r t h e r u l e r of t h e ascendant in a fiery sign. free-hearted. good-hearted and fairly ambitious. the fiery and airy signs a r t f or intuition. caring more for their own opinions t h a n t h e opinions of others. y e t they a r e mostly ingenious. or we]! lapected t o other planets. B u t for a brilliant and independent mind. often ingenious a n d given t o invention. impulsive. a s t h e dispositiou must necessarily b e influenced a g r e a t deal b y t h e mentality. Dispositions Produced by the Signs. - A Fiery s i g n ascending. t h e earthy o r watery-signs a r e most favorable. generally p r u d e n t a n d careful. etc. w e can depend upon these testimonies. One should not place too much stress on t h e ascending sign and sign t h e ruling planet is in. gives a violent. inclines one t o b e hasty. secretive. unstable. cautious. t h e native is fearful. headstrong a n d even stubborn.

b u t only t b e trine o r s e r t i l e must b e considered good. T h e square. b u t never consider t h e Moon a s a life ruler. o r kidney complaint. sextile o r trine aspect of either of these t w o planets will give. opposition third. a s t h e E a r t h is aldslys i n . and defects in eyes and hearing. T h e s t r o n g aspects of Mars give a fiery temper. I n considering aspects. consider t h e conjunction first. Should either of these t w o b e the d a y rulers.. there will b e an aspect t o t h e other of equal power. much better if other planets are in trine s r sextile t o t h e Sun. stornacl~weakness. U r a n u s in either of t h e three strong aspects gives a very s t r o n g 1_. headstrong a n d impatient o r nervous. if from common signs. and again. if from movable signs. therefore. although it makes one very sensitive and generally very fond of occult subjects a n d well adapted t o them. a s t r o n g constitution. square second. p.LESSONS I N ASTROLOGY.2 6 . planet i s w h a ~ d u p i t e o r V e n u s r a r e In their own houses a n 1 sextile. patient a e d nature which t h e conjunctiob. is t h a t planet which forms t h e nearest 2 n d strongest aspect t o t)e#Ssncat t h e time of birth We may s a y S u n o r Earth. T h e best indications fro? a life rulinp. dissatisfied a n d hard t o please.t h T G o s i t e s i g n i n which t h e S u n is. square o r o p p o s ~ t ~ o n Uranus a n d of S u n makes one eccentric. when a n aspect is formed to one. u ) Life Ruling Planet. ' T h e square o r steady Zoing. if neither of these aspects a r e formed first. t h e conjunction. choose t h e one which will h e formed first. U r a n u s comes n e x t in o r d e r for g o o d results if well aspected. trine o r sextile fourth and semi-square o r 45 degrees fifth. inclined t o selfishness a n d often subject t o chronic diseases. n is not evil. good . A s t r o n g aspect from S a t u r n and S u n from fixed ? i p s is a s t r o n g teetirnony of consumption in a fotnale nativity. +- ' Life Ruler. trine o r _conjunction with t h e ". opposite o r conjunction makes one restless. then t h e indications a r e more favorable. a s i t is called.-~--8' - they a r e sensitive gives persistency quite a contented a n d philosophical nature. ambition of short duration. b u t -does not give t h e Sun.

Thus. Whenever a conjunction of Sun or any planet takes place in the house of the planet. Venus makes one geperous excess when in one of the s t r o n < ~ ~ s p e c t s . are. but annoys.. the trine and sextile.LESSONS I N ASTROLOGY v i t a u y . the esires.The conjunction of ~ e n u s ' a r i d u h often causes one to be passionate to such an S that often chey outlive two or three marriage partners. determined. uler shows what the tendencies of &whole life. aspiring. The semi-square aspect is about half the strength of a square is not real evil. anet or significator (ruler f o an . consider his influence as i t aspects other planets. from day to day. worries. . Mars in Aries with Sun.shows 1 % t cter. aspirations. ambitious.. however. but as Mercury is considered neutral. proud. Mercury is a t his best when in trine or sextile aspect. accorda y ruler may be aspected from day to day by direction. Saturn with Sun in Capricorn. firm. although is as given. dignified. will not quarrel. is sympathetic yet cold. yet the native will have many of the excellent qualities indi'cated by the good aspects of the planet. b u t liable to accidents. The strong aspects of PTeptune are not very noticeable. lofty. changeable.Ttc. when in strong aspect it causes lack of motive. love of justice. are beneficial. etc. motives etc. aspirations. causes impatient and restless actions when not really feeling that way.

V e n u s governs marriage. T h e influence of V e n u s is said t o be g o o d b y all authors o n astrology. o r even strongly aspected. Mercury rule. If in aspect t o V e n u s o r I l o o n . a s often she gives a very trusting a n d sympathetic nature. a r t o r literary work. butchers.the beautiful in nature. Mars rules t h e external sexual organs. Mars and Mercury strongly aspected. f r e e and careless with money. t h e mouth. hlecury is neutral o r sexless. S a t u r n o r U r a n u s causes much discord i n married life. dentists. watchmakers. I n s t r o n g aspect t o Jupiter.cause o n e t o bo a notorious liar unless other testiruonies offset. arms. I Individual Influence of Each Planet. etc. engineers. i s feminine.. -28- \ 1 . V e n u s governs t h e affections. t o a g r e a t extent. Saturn evily nspeoted with Mars. non-eympathetic etc. V e n u s rules ones life from fourteen t o twenty years.in evil abpect t o Saturn o r Uranus. i n aspect t o Mars o r J u p i t e r would b e masculine. causes pride a n d dignity. t h e native is neglectful o r given t o drink. will causeconcei1. throat a n d sexual organs. in good aspect t o Jupiter. gall. brain a n d nervous system. in ones life from t h e a g e of four t o fourteen years. t o V e n u s a n d Mercury. V e n u s rules t h e blood. surgeons. O n e must have M e r c u r y well placed t o b e a popular a n d successful orator. destructive and constructive faculties Much d e p e n d s o n how placed a n d aspected. she causes a n early marriage. I t furnishes. children a n d t h e mother. W h e n well aspected. afflicted b y a n evil aspect of Mars. t o u n g u e a n d eyes. causes excessive generosity.LESSONS I N ASTROLOGY. t h e native meets with several accidents o r a violent death. and inclines one t o art. Mars governs t h e defensive. t h e vital force necessary f o r business life. By nature i s feminine. causes one t o b e hard-hearted. s o easily imposed upon t h a t often her subject gives away what h e o r she really need themselves. y e t this cannot b e absolutely t r u e from its general understanding. when favorably aspected t o Venus a n d M a r s i t gives talent for music. t h e native often has excellent mubical o r artistic t a l e n t . y e t fortunate in g e t t i n g it. Mars rules occupations o r professions as rnetnl workers. liiclneys. B y nature is masculine. Mercury rules t h e hands. Mercury governs t h e mind a n d quickens o r intensifies t h e action of other planets which it forms a n y aspect with in t h e horoscope. a n d if i n a fruitful s i g n indicates t h e birth of several childrene. if in aspect t o Mars. b u t may b e calletl convertible. music a n d . o r if p1:rced in a watery s i g n and afflicted b y an evil planet. muscles. if in evil aspect.

o r arnong government officials. governing the business taculties. dctriment. etc.. being confident. f a r seeing. Jupiter rules the thighs and the arterial system. if Mercury be well aspect ed. not well understood. and rules to a great extent all laborious and uncongenial works o r professions. and unless Jupiter be debilitated. cashier. liver. often taking the opposite side of the argument simply for amusement. explorers. miserly and stubborn. spleen. independent. etc. undeitakers. often the ears and eyes. i s never heard of until long after he is dead. is often very defient. The native of Uranus often has genius. gives very good reasoning faculties and a broad mind. When well placed by sign and aspect. will love all things of an artistio nature. druggists. Jupiter people are found among bankers. lawyers. Jupiter people are natural leaders among their associates. Uranus rules that which is out of the ordinary. etc. Uranus governs such employments or professions as clairvoyants. forms his opinions regardless of what others may think. they are generally quite fortunate. original and eccentric. Neptune governs the psychic faculties. joints. animal or personal magnetism. Saturn rules the bones.. such as chemists. the organs of calculation. they havea comparatively easy life. often standing in his own light and never contented. when well placed and aspected. - -- -- . the antiquated. but is generally about a hundred years ahead of his time. students of natural laws. T h e native enjoys employment out of the ordinary. sewer builders. the native will be very intuitional. country preachers. etc. the native will be an excel:e n t reasoner. the native will be secretive. logical and self possessed. doctors and theologians. old and curious. he predisposes one to the occult. determined. bigoted. Saturn-governs the religous and moral faculties.LESSONS I N ASTROLOGY. or if aspected to Venus. is masculine by nature. astrologers. Uranus rules the nervous system. prophesying on conditions for many years in advance with the greatest accuracy. the native may be an inspirational speaker. assistant or porter. but if debilitated b y sign or aspect. B u t if Jupiter be weak by affliction. H e rules professions. Jupiter predisposes t o the higher walks of life. a n d often a philosopher. his subject will be a clerk. and if well placed. able to estimate very quickly and accurately. generally disliked and always in trouble. travellers.

The trine or sextile gives dignity. square and opposition. The semi square is slightly evil with any planet. The sextile or trine is good in these lines and shows musical talent. square or opposition of the Sun and Moon is evil for acculnulation of wealth. or t h e Moon and Venus. Jupiter conjunction. The square or opposition shows exces. with evil planets. Venus in conjunction. lack of caution and discontent. square or opposite Saturn or Uranus make one 1i:rblc t o chronic diseases. impatlent. The conjunction. Tt'o stroiig aspects of judgment. The sextile or trine favors good health and prevents accidents. quick wit. are very good. secretlre. disp~lte. causes one to bc neglectful. sextile or trine of the Moon and Mercury gives good intellect. sive generosity. good judgment and a bright mind. Jupiter. good ic: tuno the Sun to these planets shows lack of continuity. The conjunction. endurance. loves music. good memory. violent temper. I * -30- . is Saturn in aspcct t o Uranus gives intuition a n d love of the occult. ctc. I s evil for the mother or wife and children. t The conjunction. very evil. poor bLlcCeSS a t times. square or opposite Saturn. particular.LESSONS I N ASTROLOGY. square or opposite Jupiter gives large self cstcem. unfortunate in marriage. popularity. The conjunction. Venus in conjunction. etc. love of travel. often impulsive or enthusiastic. careless of expense. health and general prosperity. excessive generosity and a too trusting nature. The sextile. EFFECTS OF ASPECTS BETWEEN THE PLANETS. caution and good judgment. square or opposition of Mercury and tl:e Sun or Saturn causes defective memory. The sextile or trine is favorable for the aboke. etc. Mars conjunction. Mars in conjunction. I n reading aspects never give judgment on the aspect alone. square or opposition of the Moon and Uranus shows eccentricities. square or opposition gives quick temper. generous t o excess and not given to saving. The good aspects denote good health. square or opposition of Venus and Jupiter causes one t o be very neat. but are good wlth all the plznets. The conjunction. The Sun in good aspect to Venus. trine or conjunction. not neat. originality. lack of patience and continuity. quick tempered. for health or marriage. firmness. The conjunction. \ . The trine and sextile and semi-sextile are weak. given to boastlug. perseverance. The sextile or tline is a good testimony for either of the above. square or opposite Saturn or Uranus causes lawor suits. The same aspects of Venus and Uranus have nearly the same effect as the aspect to Saturn. S n t ~ ~ or Uranus. lack of caution in business matters. with good planets. square or opposition of Saturn and the Moon is evil for financial matters. Thesextile or trine of the Moon and Mars gives good reason. subject to accidents. The conjuncion. The strong aspects dccotz acclclents of chroiiic disea~cs. gives good intellect. sextile or trine of the Moon and Jupiter is favorable for finances. business. gives good rn a ~lltY?santdispostlon. accidcnts. The square or opposition causes neglect of pefional appearance. lack continuity. love speculation and loose the~chy. The sextrle or trine i s slightly good. The aspects of the Moon to Neptune are much t h e same as to Uranus. is neat and particular.(1~:trr~lling loss of property. The conjunction. The conjunction. lack of confidence and determination. are called the strong aspects. The square or opposition of the Moon and Mercury causes one t o be shallow or impatient. The trine or sexl~le voiy good. passion. The aspects of Mercury t o all the planets is much t h e same as the Moon. The trine or sextile is very good for all scientific atudies. square or opposite Mars causes affection. b u t notice whethei it is offset by other good or ekil ones.

a r e pensive. etc.. Moon in Scorpio. causes the native t o b e generous and kindhearted. generally quick tempered. often are i n ~ l ~ o s i nb u t meet with evil. a a good indication that they will inherit money.asily influenced. dislikes warfare. Moon in Libra. t o a femalg i t indicates a v. particularly t h e occult. i t is an evil indication f o r t h e mother. generally meet with advancement b y t h e influence of women." they love distinction. loquacious.. passionate b u t forgiving. . a ~ will generally b e leaders anlong their associates. Moon i n Cancer. quzlrreling. many timtls is d r .o home. c. inclined t o undertake thiugs beyoud them capacity. etc. tarius is in the 8 t h house of the horoscope. fancitul. b u t Iaclrs prudence. inclined t o be very persistent and stubborn in nature. liability of miscarriage.The Moon. Moon i n Sagittarius. d r y wit. Moon i n Leo. kind to all. qives the native g r e a t sensitiveness and superior nature. generally very particular in their dress. T h e position makes t h e native sottish. makes the native lofty in disposition. a n d have t h e power of ('dreanling true. makes t h e native very agreeable a n d courteous. lively. good hearted. strong imaginations. a1. fond of traveling. dislikes t o b e ordered about. d Moon in Yirqo. often have secret sorrows i n the marriage state. w11o t l ~ i n k s well of assisted by-~osite s e x in r -31uon in Gemini. pets. dull and given t o evil actions. especially if Sagit. t h e native is of a peaceful and obliging nature. very restless and uneasy. etc. intuitice. a penetrating mind. loving mirth a n d society of people y o u n g e r than themselves. particularly with the opposite s e x . denotes a n ~ a r r i a g e n d several children. resulting from want of expeg. fond of children. is evil unless well aspected b y good planets. have weakness o r disease in the bowels. ete. gives good reasoning faculties. loves traveling. jolly. will often b e imposed upon a n d not resent i t . very ambitious a n d aspiring. t h e Moon causes one t o b e of a changeable disposition. ambitious. often is elected t o posts of honor if the hIoon is aspected favorably with other planets. etc. g e i ~ e r a i l y very sociable a n d agreeable. I n Aries. t h e n a t i \ e sympathetic. l n n into e ~ u b a r r a s s i n g positions. malrcs t h e native fond of t h e eciences. selfisl~. some\\hat secrctlve art. Moon in Tnuruc. rience o r forethought. sympathetic a n d font1 of t h c opposite sex. causes both sexes to b e overbearing. T h e y a r e inclined ko b e superstitious a n d make g o o d clairvojants. often mall< in their sleep. vclry orderly in their conduct. h e meets with d a n g e r s in traveli n 3'. inclined t o b e dignified. fond of home. pelsevering.5 has gootl rnentsl faculties. generally fond of bright colors. quick t o j u d g e between Fight and wrong.

Mercury in Ariee. loves music. and will b e a good orator. is of a very restless lr~ind ancl is religiously inclined. will love music : L P have a talent for rnusic and art. a n d a good reasoner. very fond of t h e opposite sex. faithful. inventive. sympathetic. Mercury in Leo. irnpuleive. unless in good a \ p e c t t o good planets. given t o day-dreaming. often meet with lrlisfortune through women. obstinate. antagonistic o r contentious. the snlrc if in strong aspect t o Mars. M e r c u r y in Virgo.. eccentric and fond of science. b u t will b e very contentious and quick tempered. a good orator. persevering. v a g u e a n d iudeterminato mind. unless strongly aspected t o Jupiter. a fruitf u l imagination b u t their projects never p a n out. s t r a n g e and fantastic tastes. unexpected g i f t s from women. If in s t r o n g aspect t o Venus. Mercury in Gemini. will seldom stoop t o low actions. powerful imagination. I f Mercury is in s t r o n g aspect t o Mars. b u t somewhat flexible and easy influenced. Mercury. Moon in Aquarius. C> Y ~ . Mercury i n Taurus.LESSONS IN ASTROLOGY. mathematics and occultism. good a t figures. etc. Moon in Capricorn. inconstancy in love a n d generally many little love affairs. lack of energy. makes t h e native somewhat poetical in nature. good natured. Causes t h e native t o b e unscrupulous and hypocritical. very changeable and often meets with temptation. a shrewcl lawyer. Moon in Pisces. b u t diqnified a n d confident. b u t generally f o n d of luxury a n d their own cornfort. good judgment. will generally meet with success in science o r literature. fond of reading. in which h e will b e very successful. is evil in nature. dreamy a n d phlegmatic character. causes t h e native t o b e courteous and inoffensive. although often ambitious. esr)eciallv on t h e water. fiery. quick witted. disposed t o drinking. p o d natured. very a m b ~ t i o u s . gives a mind which seeks to govern a t all costs. quick tempered. qoiclr in anger. good in an argument as f a r a s continuity is concerned. unlvss Mercury is afflicted b y Saturn o r Mars. fiery. pleasure a n d recreatiou. I hfercury i n Cancer. makes t h e native very ingenious. loves traveling. a t t h e same time is inclined t o b e conceited. liability of l r ~ u c h sorrow and a wandering life. addicted to disputes. gives t h e native good intellect and a superior nature. fluent in speech. h e o r s h e will b e addicted t o falsehood o r g r e a t exaggeration. very fond of t h e occult. obstinate.. etc. makes t h e native very discreet. and unless careful g e t s into troul)le through deception or scandal. art. often lose their wealth (if they have i t t o lose). taste for literature and poetry. b u t lacks energy a n d ambition. active. good ability for business. often very fretful and striving after changeful projects.determined. b u t loses through generosity. makes t h e native quick. especially t h e occult. gives a h a p p y and pleasant disposition. loves speculation.

sympathetic. b u t considerable good intellect. capable of any undertaking requiring g r e a t ability. suspicious a n d cunning. twins if Gemini is i n t h e fifth house. conetantly busy about something. very good in mathematical work. numerous capabilities. unless offset b y s t r o n g positions of . extremely fond of t h e opposite sex. Mercury in Sagittarius. capable a n d just. 1 a n d happy marriage.has treacherous friends. inclined t o govern those whom h e comes in contact with.LESSONS IN ASTROLOGY. often marry persons much older than themselves. a t t h e same time it gives scientific ability. a lover a n d promoter of learning. the fifth o r eleventh house gives many children. gives t h e native a just and tender disposition. gives fickle affections.Jupiter. p h i l o ~ o p h y n d divinaa tion. makes t h e native love science in general. animals. sharp and penetrating. Venus in Gemini? gives goodness. a n d is inclined t o b e of a roaming disposition. mathematical sciences. etc. is easily influenced b y kindness. t h e house of Mars. h e is generally wise. they love music. often changes his employment. V e n u s in Aries. loves t h e beautiful in nature. and have g o o d reasoning faculties. Mercury i n Aquarius. he has many ridiculous a n d absurd plans. causes t h e native t o b e very passionate. b u t love solitude and the company of learned and a g e d Mercury in Pisces. . not contented unless very active. Mercury o r Moon. inventions.. especially t h e occult. wisdom. having g r e a t natural abilities. t h e y love study. the native will b e led estray. often musical. makes t h e native very acute. often . meets with many dieappointments in life. easily influenced b y the opposite s e x .. gives a bold a n d reckless nature. etc. good in literature and in chemistry. makes t h e native easy g o i n g a n d fond of pleasure. etc. loves traveling. etc. have d a n g e r in love. especially on water. +t Mercury i n Libra. Venus in Cancer. partial t o company and merry making. b u t inclined t o be pevish a n d fickle. a good scholar a n d linguist. very uneasy and restlees. very careful of his own interests. glves handsome children. Mercury in Scorpio. very fond of pleasure. art. although he loves a home Mercury in Capricorn. gives the native a passionate disposition. often have much inharmony in married life. b u t lacking in e n e r g y . power of persuasion. a n d good powers of observation. a good and broad mind. ambitious. a n d aptitude for delicate mathematical work. eloquence as a n orator o r writer. b u t ingenio u s a n d studious. inventive power a n d a splendid memory. inventive ability.

quiet in nature. quick in anger. Uranus f o r Neptune. V e n u s in Sagittarrus. and generally goodhearted. success i n music. contempt of dang e r . Saturn. generally fond of machinery and anything of a mechanical nature. Mars. I in strong aspect to Mars. passionate. causes a jealous nature. e. h e will h e ambitious a n d generous. inclines t h e native t o public work. many friends. causes t h e native t o b e effeminate. V e n u s i n Pisces. gives fitness for medicine o r surgery. Venus in Capricorn. good intellect. inspires audacity. and lacks continuity. always ready t o fight for justice. fearless and dotermined. s t r a n g e ideas in regard to marriage. chastity. can be coaxed into good o r evil. inclined t o b e proud. causes t h e native to b e bold. causes bad companionship. often has weak sight and stomach o r liver trouble. V e n u s i n Virgo. V e n u s in Libra. gives fortunate marriage. s t r a n g e ideas on marriage. celebacy. the native will distinguish himself b y ingenuity of mind. fortunate relationship. causes friendship with powerful people. and generally excel i n mechanical work. b u t a lack of ambition a n d enterprise. V i r g o b e i n g the house of Mercury. make good leaders of society. also gives secret love affaira. often are disappointed in love. love children. V e n u s i n this house has a peculiar influence. many friends! popularity. Mars in Leo. boldness. much prosperity a n d enjoyment of life. is I I -24- . etc. very fond of t h e opposite s e x . lack of ambition. Venus in Scorpio. Mars in Taurus. Mars in Cancer.LESSONS I N ASTROLOGY. b u t can't b e driven iuto anything. fickle or dangerous loves. generally very stubborn. b u t a love for wines. s c i e ~ ~ c wisdom. gives a calm life. gives force of character. I V e n u s in Leo. very sympathetlc a n d kind hearted. causes sterility. and solnewhat the naturn of Uranus. rivalry in love affairs. and d o not express their sympathies.. liability t o b e led estray before o r after marriage. often disappointed hopes. etc. hesitating a t nothing t o accomplish their desires: and often disappointed. makes good actors o r actresses. gives many love affairs. have few. determined. the ~ a t i v e a born leader o r commander. gives a desire f o r quiet life. less. gives a happy nature. disagree with marriage partner. gives mental acuteness and prudence united with cunning.the native will m a r y y o u n g and have beautiful children a n d many of them. the n a t'~ v e is bold and fearless. V e n u s i n Aquarius. religious ideas. which a r e very deep. hard t o understand o r express.. loves a r g u ~ n e n t s a n d contention. hinders marriage. drink. M a r s i n Aries. a r t or public work. If Pisces is in t h e 5th or 11th house it gives many ohildreu. b u t is very changeable. often twins. headstrong and w i l l f ~ ~fear- l. Mars in Gemini. loves argument.

gives the native friends a m o n g powerful people..quite original in nature. enterprising. J u p i t e r in Taurus. make good lawyers. J u p i t e r in Aries. the native is generally a favorite anlong t h e opposite sex. they a r e generally good natured a n d generous. they are also fond of the mechanical.is a good reasoner. determination. T h e y love military tactics. often are very heroic. loves a r g u ment. often deceitful a n d revengeful. gives military honors. love for machinery. often placed in a pdsition where h e rules others. gives success in military tactics. h has many struggles of a peculiar nature in his life. places t h e native where h e rules others. revolution. b u t make friends with powerful men. successful enterprires. meets with success in dealing with largo corporations. v e r j favorable for t h e s t u d y of chemistry o r medicine. benefits Ly marriage. good mathematical ability .s. makes t h e native rash. ambitious.inventior. gives powerful friends. makes a good lawyer or surgeon.. they are naturally timid and cautious. Mars in ~ i b r a m a k e s t h e native love sciences in general. government enlploy. J u p i t e r in Gemini. etc. often meets with disappoil~tment love. Mars in Sagittarius. if other testimonies show.A F Jupiter. consequently make good lawyers. favors from women. in and quarrels with his partner in marriage. b u t makes him o r her very passionate a n d rash. inventive. irritable. benefits from . good in medicine o r surgery. makes t h e native s e r y hasty. on account of recklessness they a r e liable t o many accidents. a n d success in occupations t a k i n g them a m o n g t h e middle class. and full of bold a n d scientific enterprises in which h e is most always s u c c e ~ s f u l y e t g . also a little revengeful. they are of a very passionate nature. Mars in Scorpio. b u t generally take some unlooked for point to reason from. makes t h e native a little indisposed t h e early part of his life. M a r s in Virgo. a n d if the chance offers will hold military positions. they a r e inclined to b e generous a n d very free with money. b u t if angered this timidity suddenly changes t o audacity. makes t h e native quite brave and bold. many of this class. will be leaders in reform movements. protection in martial dangers. . gives success in business with sudden reversals. dislike to b e ordered about. a n d is' . strength of character. g r e a t lovers of occultism a n d t h e sciences in general. t h e native has inventive ability and loves machinery. good reasoners. b u t always very anxious t o accumulate wealth. Mars in Capricorn. headstrong. Mars in Pisces. . especially t o their lower limbs. b u t fond of argument. they often have deceitful enemies. success in literature. make good surgeons. loving adventures a n d excitement. Mars in Aquarius. love of justice.

. prudence. determined. ~ 3 1 power. humane. generally very obliging. fond of contending for hon. has powerful ene. b u t generally kind. if near fifteen degrees of Cancer. good humored. this will b e most powerful some time in life. ors.position. i s a leader among his associates.LESSONS IN ASTROLOGY. inclined t o boast. generally good reasoning faculties. etc. vicious when a n g r y . t h e native is ambitious and enterprising. industrious. very polite. ? i : J u p i t e r in Libra. often is intrusted with responsibilities of high order. proud. meets with success in t h e practice of medi. b u t if religiously inclined . Saturn in Taurus. generally good natured. easily angered. b u t when angered is furious. often help from t h e opposite sex. m a k e s t h e native very lofty and proud. very fond of occultism. loves to govern hie inferiors. often inherits money o r property. crally successful i n his enterprises. J u p i t e r i n Leo. gives a mild disposition and temper. liable t o many quarrels a n d law suits.. some honors. makes t h e native noble minded. Capricorn is a n unfortunate house t o have J u p i t e r in. affable and agreeable. and. b u t inclined t o be inactive o r indolent. endowed with wisdom. J u p i t e r in Sagittarius. enmity of persons in high positions who d o t h e native no 1 ' Saturn in Aries. signifies a happy marriage. g e n . cine o r law. one who i s ambitious a n d who desires t o govern his equals. much esteemed a n d honored. J u p i t e r i n Pisces. has a courteous di. good friends. ambitious. makes the native very cheerful and obliging. unless in many good aspects t o other planets. likes contention. covetious. just a n d merciful. if they a r e interested. makes t h e native resolute. stubborn. resolute.Jupiter in Capricorn. g r e a t love of justice. often receives honors. often gives h i g h occupation. is successful i n t h e mechanical. govern. fond of sports. makes t h e native studious and possessed of many good talents. inclined t o b e scientific. stubborn. meets with g r e a t success i n investments. mies. lofty. is very popular among his towns- people. contemplative. makes t h e native quick tempered. seldom turn against it. Jupiter i n Aquarius. t h e native i s just and noble. makes t h e native ingenious. ment positions. friends among powerful people. i s very fortunate a n d offsets many e v ~ aspects l and positions. J u p i t e r i n Scorpio. courageous and magnanimous. adverse t o all kinds of strife. argument. often very indifferent t o t h e ordinary interests of life. J u p i t e r in Cancer.

b u t cannot stand a n insult. would believe anything their ministers told them. magic. love of mathemat. doctors o r scientific men generally. suspicious. makes t h e native inclined t o melancholly. Saturn in Leo. living in many different places. changeablein opinion. Saturn in Aquarius."-" Saturn i n Capricorn. makes t h e native have a very g o o d opinion of himself. gives many good qualities. Saturn in Scorpio. I n a female nativity Saturn in Libra often gives g r e a t beauty. often quarrelsome. mischievous a n d undertake things a viowhich will result greatly t o his o r her detriment give thf && lent temper. very studious. makes t h e native headstrong and stubborn. affable dispostion. often haye g r e a t success followed b y failure. This prevents elevation o r honors for t h e native. makes the native discontented a n d melancholly. intuitive. Saturn in Cancer. a projector of many queer o r unusual matters which d o not amount to much. generally have open enemies. . have a g r e a t love of t h e .sciences. makes t h e native trouble a n d anxiety all throngh life. of g r e a t gravity. Saturn in Gemini. they generally become very proficient in what they undertake in the arts and in t h e sciences. often causes him t o take u p more than -one urofession a t a time. o r makes i t hard work to g e t honors. makes t h e native uncertain and fickle in everything. a n d have been educated in t h e orthodox faith. T h e native is generous. they are g r a v e and penetrating. slow in action and speech. -. generally very cautious. a n d often changing their residence. covetous. 6. love for occultism.ics. Saturn in Sagittarius. b u t of a n obliging disposition. h e will often raise t h e native very high in life only t o cause severe disgrace later on. retaini n g their a n g e r . Saturn in Pisces. is somewhat cowardly when p u t t o a test. dislikes a master. willing t o d o good t o all. gives an ingenious nature. gives a courteous. b u t with a very das!iing insinuation. S a t u r n is said t o be exalted. d e e p thinker. is prodigal of expense. presenting a good outside. Make good lawyers. aptitude for scientific work. good reasoner. very serioas. reserved. unfortunate for public w o r k . makes t h e native jealous. I n the twenty-second d e g r e e of Libra. U r a n u s in Aries. retains a n g e r . etc. makes t h e native somewhat choleric. favorable for printers a n d those who work in d a r k places. g o o d power of observation. V Uranus. % q . secretive. Saturn in Libra. often dissatisfied with their surroundings. and a sudden resoultion.A . somewhat given t o debate a n d controversy. g r e a t lovers of t h e occult. cautious. Saturn in Virgo. t h e y a r e somewhat fond of solitude. a n d of an excellent fancy. b u t quick tempered. b u t often deceitful..LESSONS I N ASTROLOGY.

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. it may b e poor memory. i t may b e in. eto. J u p i t e r in t h e I s t .A J u p i t e r always refers t o money. Saturn in t h e l s t . nsither will one who has a poor radix ever b e benefitted b y good transits o r directions. V e n u s refers t o marriage.. A f t e r noticing t h e houses A c?f t h e horoscope. This is given in T h e Houses of t h e Horoscope Thus. Uranus refers t o t h e occult. . travelling. youshould j u d g e the power which each planet will . 2nd o r 3rd houses.have according t o its place in t h e Zodiac a n d accorcling t o which house of the horoscope. You cannot expect success i n certain directions if t h e radix does not show it. -etc. dawt which would be a very fortunate indication i n various ways. Each planet has a certain significance independent of t h e house of t h e horoscope i t may rule. T h u s . 2nd. much depends upon how i t is aspected a s regards his good o r evil influence. b u t if afflicted. then h e o r ahe looses o r squanders their money. and if well aspected i n its exalted house o r in one of t h e cardinal signs of the horoscope. . tric nature.LESSONS I N ASTROLOGY. J u p i t e r may b e in t h e asceng r e a t deal d e p e n d s upon this. and all things of an eccen. popularity. Mercury governs the mind. The Radix. You must never forget that t h e radix. H a v i n g placed t h e planets in t h e blank chart which is provided for that purpose. defect i n calculation. fective i n some way.(the horoscope)indicates what y o u r life WILL be. gion and all things of a spiritual nature. t h e native will have general good success. T h e S u n a n d Mars show ambition. eta. Again. also note whether afflicted b y a s t r o n g aspect of a n y evil planet. friends a n d enem- ies according a s they may b e aspected. a n d if afflicted b y a s t r o n g aspect of Saturn. one who has a very s t r o n g radix will never suffer t o a n y e x t e n t b y evil transits o r d i . or more o r less inharmony in mar- ried life. t h e mind will b e de. according t o t h e house which i t rules. either sickness of t h e marriage partner o r death. t h e n see what effect each planet has i n t h e house of t h e horoscope i t may b e in. then notice t h e aspects between t h e planets. H a v i n g placed t h e planets in t h e chart and arranged or numbered t h e houses of t h e horoscope. i n conjunction square o r o p p r # I Y : . Thus. etc. but iJ J u p i t e r were in cvil aspect. power. Therefore you should know at a glance whether a planet is in i t s fall o r i n i t s exalted house. rections which come a t various times in his life. N e p t u n e refers more t o reli. and if in s t r o n g aspect t g a n evil planet there will surely b e some evil in married life. W h e n U r a n u s i s w e l l aspected i t indicates good fort.

Again. For judging what the health will be. titality.enduranoa :ete. as a fiery sign gi+es good vitality. Saturn or r nus e indications would be the reverse. an eviI aspect between the Sun and Alo~nis very evil for health.. f u s . The Sun in strong aspect to Saturn often causes consumption if i n a female nativity. T h e watery signs are very meak. Having noticed the ascending sign. The airy signs rank third. Mars in strong a s ~ e cto the Sun will cause severe accidents. * z!=== I ... t REMEMBER T H E RADlX SEIOWS T H E EVENTS T H A T WILL COME. s was in the %@ h house. you cannot be to carel'ul. ~ r o d u c i n ga weak constitution. poo. see if the S u l and Moon are in good aspect. a very good indication a r r ~ a g cb ut if in evil aspect t .- I ' sition to Saturn or Maw: the0 much of the b:. Malts. a pl if easy to road a ho a h e n events will 7 .neficial infiuence of Jupiter would be overcome.A . the earthy signs indicate good health but not the strong coustitution oc vitality which the fiery signs give. particularly in a female nativity as it causes a weak constitution. h-otice first the sign ascending. but have not the strong nature produced by tho fiery signs.

J u p i t e r significator. less reserve. S u n significator. S u n in conjunotion with Saturn.-- The Effects of Conjunctions When One of the Conjoined Planets is Significator. sly. rnakes t h e native just. crafty. gravity. Mars significator. J u p i t e r in conjunction u i t h Venus. Saturn significator gives reserve. piety. g r e a t popularity with females. gives justice. success in t h e ministry. easily offended. extreme good nature. more courage. malicious. very suspicious and cautious. Moon significator. especially i n t h e sixth house. and a tendency t o appear bold. disconsolate. weak chest a n d lungs. V e n u s significator. taciturn. V e n u s significator. generous and noble in disposition. gives deceit. Mars significator. a n d leads t o scandal a n d trouble. S u n significator. a n d a tendency t o seek applause. crafty. candid. inclinat-the ministry o r religious belief. in t h e fixed signs.. . tenacious. dircredit a n d loss in business. S a t u r n significator. sullen. lack of independence. g r e a t vanity. church preferments and positions of trust. noble. Mercury i n conjunction with Saturn. pious. Mars i n conjunction with Saturn. excessively suspicious. pride. stern. generosity. difficult t o control. timid and fearful. g i v i n g g e ~ e r o s i t y a desire t o d o good t o othsrs. over-cautious. malicious. Moon in conjunction with Saturn. ".". inclined t o piety. J u p i t e r in conjunction with Mars. Mercury significator. disappointments in love affairs. inclines t o tho church o r law. tenacious. J u p i t e r signiticator. J u p i t e r v.^ tor. and spiteful. a n d a keen appreciation -of worldly goods. Saturn in conjunction with Sun.r(g . --. I n t h e tenth. Saturn significator. honesty. Saturn syinificator. i n t h e cardinal signs ( a n d especially tenth o r second house). mmil a n d selfish. Hereditaments. sensuality is dominant. I f in a common sign. reserved. 1iabiIity t o accidente. distrustful. V e n u s i n conjunction with Saturn. makes t h e native cunning. A happy and fortunate configuration in a n y house. Saturn i n conjunction with Jupiter. austere. t h e native i s tenacious. austere. g r e a t sensuousness. 3d. covetous. Saturn significator. lofty i n ideal and inspiration. J u p i t e r significator. LIYI C i . want of self-assertion a n d moral courage. unnaturally sensual. straightfor'ward. gives courage a n d desire for military life. much refinement. Saturn significator. extremely subtle a n d diplomatic. high-minded.

ingenious. I t is best in the first. t e r a n d Mercury b e well aspected. Moon significator. especially if t h e Moon a n d Venus aspect Mercury. ambitious. g o o d reasoning powers. likely t o b e a pioneer of humanity. a sympathetic nature. a thief. I n t h e M. rash. S u n in conjunction with Moon. brave. J u p i t e r significator. S u n i n conjunction with Venus. marked sensuality a n d vice. much attracted b y t h e other sex.. domineering. inclined for pleasurc. J u p i t e r significator. S u n significator. deductive judgment. much generosity. -. and wanting in energy. bold. rash a n d often indiscreet. often in danger. discredit a n d liable t o b e abused. fond of dress. a n d Aquarius. if in a watery sign. S u n significator. sometimes a notctrious swindler. unscrupulous where his own interests a r e concerned. excellent mind a n d character. very bold a n d quarrelsome. lawyer. gives generosity kindness of heart. daring. well-adapted t o scientific pursuits. If i n watery signs. If Mars b e well dignified. J u p i t e r in conjunction with Moon. pedantic. Moon significator gives success with t h e public and in law. a schemer. fashionable a n d fond of society.LESSONS I N ASTROLOGY. g r e a t success a s an editor o r lawyer. amiable. in the twelfth house. g r e a t mutability of fortune. Mars bigniiicator. Mercury significator. ~ 2 r y intuitive. ) - - - - -- J u p i t e r in conjunction with Mercury. . very wise a n d judicious. t h e native possesses prudence a n d much force of character. extravagant. I t is best in Gemini. bold disposition. harsh. full of bad rlualities6 Mars in conjunction with Moon. g r e a t success a s a minister. turbulent. mutability. Mercury in conjunction with Mars. if J u p i . S u n significator. and inoffensive in disposition. Mercury significator. S u n significator. ninth o r t e n t h house. Mars aignifioator. C. vain. . good mathematician a n d engineer. less rash. piety. S u n in conjunction with Mercury. probably fond of drink. M a r s significator. Moon significator. V e n u s in conjunction with Mars. vain. untruthful. quiet. self-confident. he is more shallow and not qualified for d e e p s t u d y . If in c a n c e r . o r judge. very dangerous secret enemies. fond of airtation. unfeeling. mutable. Venus significator. Mercury significator. V e n u s significator. Libra. Mars significator. S u n in conjunction with Mars. a n d a watery s i g n ascends. gain from females. excellent literary ability. third. goocl business qualifications. a drunkard. a n indifferent constitution.

Mercury in conjuncticn with Moon. cheerful. a born musician. amiable. Moon significator. quick in judgment. .mutable. and paaeessing musical talent. arnbiiious. highly intuitive and ingenious. or literary man. excellent taste. this conjunction will affect the eyesight. lack of tenacity and continuity keep him from mastering anything. proud. Mercury significator. Venus signifisator. good abilities. a clever mathematician. especially if that constellation be culminating or setting. a quick. courteous. successful with the other sex. very fond of change and traveling. an exceptionally active mind. fond of show. ingenious. Near the Pleiades. courteous and kind . fond of the beautiful. good a t acquiring knowledge. active and comprehensive mind. Mercury in conjunction with Venus. intellectual culture very polite. Mercury significator. witty. power to acquire languages refined. artist.

The Effect of Squares and Oppositions When One of the Aspected Planets is Significator.
The Sun square or in opposition to Moon. Sun significator, mutable, much opposed, especially by inferion, subject t:, losses and disappointments; Moon significator, exceedingly ambitious, full of elaborate schemes, although very liable to loss and disappointment, reserved and conceited. Sun square or in opposition to Mars. Sun significator, quick tempered, furious when provoked, geneally rash and headstrong; very fond of praise and approbation, often in money difficulties, through precipitancy; Mars significator; very ambitious, vain. rash, and irritable, inclined to be bold, self-willed, daring, violent, very liable to act in haste and repenf at leisure. Sun square or in opposition to Jupiter. Sun significator, selfish; proud, boastful, vain, exceedingly extravagant, pedantic, elaborate in taste, apparently open and bold; Jupiter significator, very vain, and extravagant, desires to appear generous, honorable and candid but not remarkable for the possession of those qualities, self-willed, not easily moved. Sun square or in opposition to Saturn. Saturn significator, tries to appear daring, courageous and determined, but in reality a coward, revengeful and very cruel to those in his power, self-willed and exceedingly ambitious; S u n significator, treacherous, untrustworthy, a coward with an apparently brave exterior, boastful, stubborn and malicious. Sun square or in opposition to Uranus. Sun significator, ambitious, and ever beset with obstacles and difficulties; Uranus significator, eccentric, liable to losses and disappointments, a thwarting influence and causing fluctuating credit. Mercury square or in opposition to Moon. Mercury significator, highly intuitive, unstable, wilful, mutable, very selfish, exceedingly vain, conceited, occasionally backbiting, wanting in tenacity, judglzlent and reasoning power, unless there is a good aspect from Uranus, Jupiter or Saturn; Moon significator, active, intuitive mind, mutable. Much depends on how these planets are aspected, as they are very receptive. Mercury square or in opposition to Mars. Mercury significator, touchy, lilrely, unless Mercury is well-aspected by Venus or Jupiter, to commit a theft or fraud, rash, acute and penetrating in mind; Mars significator, bold, ingenious, rather wilful, extrem61y active

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mutable. U r a n u s significator. constantly unfortunate. a n observer of human nature. fond of uncommon subjects a n d mysteries. Of course t h e s t r e n g t h of t h e above aspects depends largely o n t h e houses containing t h e planets. T h e y give executive power a n d intense earnestness. meeting with much opposition from t h e people. especially occult science. subtle. grave. T h e y a r e strongest from cardinal signs and when angular. highly impressionable. . a life of continual cross purposes.third. makes t h e n a t i v e wayward. exceedingly eccentric. very reserved. selfish. I IL . S a t u r n significator. ecoentric. likely to embrace many different. inquisitive. These qualities are strongest when t h e aspects occur from t h e f ~ r s t . - --~ -# native cynioal and hard. Saturn square o r i n opposition t o Uranus. crafty. very vindictive.--- -- . J u p i t e r square o r i n opposition t o Saturn. malicious a n d self-willed. creeds and come-to grief in them all. s t i b b o r n .. serious a n d thoughtful. J u p i t e r significator. Saturn aignificator. backbiting a n d untruthful. very muoh i n earnest if these planets a r e angular. nintl-r a n d tenth houses.

assistance from others. proficiency i n music. kind-hearted disposition. to t h e Sun. b u t a powerful a n d fortunate person. judges. Separating from J u p i t e r a n d applying t o the Sun. misfortune a n d much liability t o a violent e n d . separating from J u p i t e r a n d applying t o Saturn. a violent.In'? / . fond of literature a n d science. applying t o Uranus. indiscreet person. t o J u p i ter. o r science. 1 . considerable wealth a n d fortune. o r vice versa. social success with t h e other sex. t h e acquisition of wealth a n d happiness. a n d highly fortunate persons. a n d temptations t o liaisons. success in dealing in jewelry. T h e Moon separating from S a t u r n a n d applying t o J u p i t e r . posts of honor. . ladies7 apparel. separating from t h e S u n a n d applying t o Mercury. separating from J u p i t e r and applying t o Mercury. art. unstablc fortune. separating from J u p i t e r a n d applying t o Venus. vicissitudes. accidents. in a male's natus. portrays barristers. a n d good fortune t o t h e parents. separating from Mars a n d applying to Jupiter. a good wife. separating from V e n u s and applying t o Mercury o r vice versa. noble traits of character. gain b y marriage. much h e l p from women. good fortune. good fortune i n various ways. t o Mars. separating from S u n a n d applying t o Mars. trouble in all things ruled b y t h e houses containing them. many changes. a chequered life. a generous disposition. often indiscreet. antagonisms. separating from S a t u r n and applyi n g t o Mars o r vice versa. often t h e subject of imposition. exceptional euccess. T h e Moon a p p l y i n g to Saturn a t birth causes misfortune.LESSOKS I N ASTROLOGY. clergymen.rash. separating from t h e S u n a n d applying t o Jupiter. good fortune a n d a faithful. g o o d fortune. help from ladies. ill-fortune. posts of honor. highly intuitive and inventive persons. t o Venus. - - Effects Produced by the Moon When Applying To or Separating From the Planets. o r vice versa.

If Mercury b e applying t o one o r more aspecte and form a trine o r sextile aspcct with t h e ascendant. 7th o r 1 0 t h house is also very fortunate a s i t indicates ambition. rule t h e mind.. 4th. For Disposition. Thus:--Jupiter nliqlit rule t h e sixth house and b e well asI)c. t h e ruler of t h e ascendant a n d in t h e ascendant. contemplative. etc. Mercury. The Mental Qualities. patience. mechanical o r construcb . and t h e general aspects as given under effects of aspects. t h e Moon a n d ascending sign. T h e ruler of t h e ascendgnt i n t h e l s t . square o r opposite t h e S u n o r Saturn.c.. if any.t is placed a n d t h e sign in which t h e S u n is. a n d not much will force. a n d t h e S u n . a n d Mercury form no aspect. this would b e a most fortun. so will t h e cllnracter a n d disposition be. etc. y e t have a s t r o n g signification by bcing on t h e cusp of a house. t h e planets i n t h e ascendant. there is d a n g e r of insanity or a very weak a n d shallow ~ n i n d . T h e M o o n o r Mercury conjunction. Airy s i g n s indicate a pleasant. poor memory. q u i e t nature inclined t o b e very firm a n d headstrong. A planet may be weak o r aMicted. modest disposition. ascending.11 bzllanced.ctccl a n d in t h e third. aspects t o Venus (rive neatness. foresight. T h e s t u d e n t must remember that each and every planet governs certain faculties and according as each planet is aspected and placed in t h e signs of t h e Zodiac and houses of t h e horoscopd. A n y planet i n square aspect o r opposition t o t h e ascending degree. t o U r a n u s o r Neptune. r ( I I .lte indicatien. j u d g e of color. near t h e cusp. averse t o quarreling a n d inharmony. modifies good qualities. executive force. T h e asoendidg sign. y e t have s ~ n n l lsignificance on account t>f ruling n o prominent house. t h e native learns easily and quickly. impatience. a n d under ordinary conditlons. often sad and gloomy. T h e Sun's influence i s greater than that of all t h e other planets. t o Mars. this would have little signif cance: b u t if ruler of tho t e n t h and in t h e fourth. causes lack of confidence. is quite fond of s t u d y a n d has a very good memory.LESSONS I N ASTROLOGY. causes lack of continuity. either with other planets o r t h e ascenclant. will give excellent logic ancl ability. O r may b e exalted o r well aspccted. A planet i n t h e ascendant. E a r t h y signs denote a slow. intuition. W a t e r y s i g n s denote o n e who i s serious. t ~ v eability. Should t h e Moon be void of aspect. t o J u p i t e r . F i e r y signs. a r e very good testimonies. o r afflicted. t o Saturn. denote a fiery nature y e t pleasant a n d agreeable unless a n g e r e d o r excited. d e p t h of mind. t h e characteristics a s given with t h e S u m i n t h e various s i g n s will b e found accurate. sympathetic. enterprise a n d a generally disposition. b u t t o this must b e a d d e d t h e influence of t h e sign ascending. Good aspects of t h e Moon t o hlorcury o r other planets. Much depends on t h e sign i n which t h e ruling p1anc. rules t h e dispozition. t h e mind is s t r o n g and u. unless t h e planet b e a n evil one.

square o r opposition). a n d g e n erally poor results in marriage. O n e should nr. o r of t h e -51-- . A n early marriage is indicated when Mars o r Venus a r e very near a n y exact aspect. t h e evils a r e much worse than if in t11e other signs. T h e number of times o n e will b e married is d e t e r m ~ n e db y t h e number of aspects t o t h e Moon a n d S u n a t t h e time of birth. t h e native will have a prornincnt love afl'air a t t h e a g e of t 1'3 years. Such as d u r i n g t h e time Saturn is transiting t h e ascendant. if there are to be t n o marriages. then there will b e discord. A lady born with Saturn on the cusp of t h e 1 s t o r 7 t h house would d o better not t q marry a s i t will be a failure.ver marry when their significator cf marriage is aflliutecl. b y being in one of its periods. gcnerill!y ends disastrously in a very few years. t h e second aspect of t h e S u n or Moon will describe him o r her.. b u t a n1arri:rga vrl~icll is caused b y Alan. If there b e two o r more aspects a t t h e time of birth. they will fall in love with one described b y t h e planet in that slgn which t h e aspect is formed in. a s this will b e in evil aspect t o cusp of 7th. Mars a n d Uranus cause discord. etc. t o Mars. If Mars and Venu5 forrn an exact aspect : ~ b irth. b u t a n aspect which i s past must not h e considered.. then they will marry twice or more. it11 houac o r in strong aspect t o S u n o r Moon's radix. husband o r wife.i t o and govern marriage in a female nativity. T o j u d g e which will live t h e longer. if V e n u s b e well aspected ancl in t h e 1st. V e n u s a n d ruler of t h e 7th house refer I I . T h u s : T h e Moon in aspect to J u p i t e r in Leo. T h e Moon in strong aspect t o Uranus will cause a male t o love others besides his own wife after lie has been married. AIars o r Uranus b e in t h e 7 t h house then there will be as much evil a s if the S u n o r Moon were afflicted o r if either of the three evil planets a r e near t h e cusp of the 1 s t house. if Saturn. T h e first aspect t h e S u n or Moon conlpletes after birth t o a planet describes t h e marriage p a r t n e r . I f t h e planets causing the evils are in a fiery sign. Often t h e S u n in strong aspect t o Uranus does the sarne in a fernale nativity. If the ruler of the 1 s t house b e in evil aspect t o t h e ruler of t h e 7 t h house there will b e disagreements.> For Marriage. also. I t h e Moon in a male nativity o r t h e S u n in a female nativity b e f in s t r o n g aspect (conjunction. 7th o r 10th Ilouses. S a t u r n ill-health of a marriage partner. 4th. quarreling. a n d t h e one having best aspeots a n d dignities will outlive t h e other. if sinqle. V e n u s a n d ruler of t h e 7th house refer t o marriage in a male nativity. dissatisfaction. T h e planets will never show whether a ceremony will b e performed. . 1 / I i I 1 ' / / J . T h e Moon. S a t urn or Uranus. and the S u n . b u t will indicate that there i s affection existing between t w o s t r o n g enough t o cause marriage. a n d one a t 38 also. a s when one is born with an aspect just leaving. the p a r t y would answer a L e o description. notice t h e ruler of the 1 s t a n d 7th. Again.

O n e should t r y t o marry another who h a s their S u n . . a r e detrimental for t h e parents. T h e fifth house. Mars o r Uranus transits evil aspects of t h e significators of marriage ( t h e Sun. Evil planets in t h e 4 t h or l o t h . thoir rulers and t h e Moon and Venus rule children. J u p i t e r in. For Children. l l t h house. shows it will b e t h e mother's favorite. Venus in t h e l o t h house. S a t u r o or Uranus. or both. o r both in the 5th or 11th house. Saturn o r Ur4nus. T h e S u n in t h e 5th or 11th house denies children. a n d a s far a s possible. Pisces o r first half of Sagittarius. Good lirucs for marriage are when J u p i t e r is in t h e lst. or hard life for t h e parents. Venus o r Moon. and this a double-bodied s i g n . o r through the 7th house). or if evil.. I n a child's horoscope. and a source of comfort t o t h e mother. Transits of Uranus are very evil because h e moves s o slow. all other planets in good aspect t o their o n n . '7th o r 10th houses. Indications of t h e birth of several children are Venus and t h e Moon in fruitful signs and unaffficted. t h e second child. unless some good testimony offset. denotes t h e birth of twins in a female nativity. the 5th or l l t h house shows but few children will b e born. in barren signs. if t h e S 3 n is in evil aspect t o the Moon t h e native will have no success whatever. V e n u s and Moon in t h e 5th or l l t h houso. Mars. If Mars afflict the S u n o r 3Coon his transit over t h e s t r o n g aspect is very evil. Venus. If Saturn b e in t h e 7th his transit through t h e 7th is very evil. shows i t to b e a favorite of t h e father a n d a comfort t o him. Jupiter in t h e 10th house is s fortunate financiql testimony f o r t h e mother. will choose a n evil time for it. T h e ruler of the 1 s t in good aspect t o ruler of the 7th modifies a g r e a t deal of evil otherwise. Moon. is a testimony that all children born will not live. or i n good aspect t o S u n o r Moon's radix. V e n u s o r Moon. V e n u s o r Moon in s t r o n g aspect t o Mars. Saturn a n d Mars indicates that they may be a discredit t o their parents. o r for t h e father if i n t h e 4th house. Generally t h e 5th house refers t o t h e first child.- - -. . shows t h a t all children born wiil not live to grow up. b u t such a s a r e will b e a g r e a t credit to their parents. eleventh house. Mars. shows few if a n y children.-- . V e n u s in t h e 4th house. Moon. Saturn or U r a n u s in t h e 4th or l o t h . Good testimonies for marriage are J u p i t e r in t h e 7th o r 10th a n d i n good aspect t o S u n o r Moon according t o t h e sex.- - - radix uf Venus.LESSONS I N ASTROLOGY. T h e evil results in married life come when Saturn. Gemini. in the 5th o r l l t h house. show a n early death. - . T h e S u n well aspected t o t h e Moon. Generally one who is t o be fortunate in marriage will b e married d u r i n g one of these good periods.

although it is comparltively easy t o see in what lines one could have good success. Each planet has a certain significance. such as bookkeping. etc. drama. ant1 tllis is shown by the ascending sign a n d general aspects bctwtbc. Sagittarius. all things o u t of t h e ordinary. ant1 lilany of tllc old i n ~ t r u c tions a r e useless. such a s electricians. N e p t u n e tends to navigation. I n j u d g i n q nh:lt one is adaptecl fee. U r a n u s inclines t o t h e antiquarian. Leo. printers. and all professions connected with traveling upon the ocean. etc.. Gemini. dealing in d r y goods. such a s judges. Thebe indications are constantly changing. b u t if Jupiter b e in ite fall o r afflicted. produce brewers. science. -. hotel keepers. decorating. Libra a n d Aquarius are scientitic signs and produce clerks. booksellers. Scorpio and Pisces. s )iI' > I . typewriting. doctors.n the ruling planet and others. etc. Saturn causes one t o choose a profession requiring considerable mental work. sea captains. mystical. d e p e n d i n g upon what aspects i t forms. etc. in deciding what business o r profession one will follow for a living. T h e Moon inclines one t o a common business. w r i t e ~ and literary or soientific pursuits. such as d r u p . builders. T h e trades and professions which each planet govern are s o confusing that i t would b e utterly irupossible for a n y astr. N o author has thus far given us an accurate rule t o f o l l o ~ . Each sign of t h e Zodiac has a tendency t o produce an employment o r profession according to the nature of the sign and the slgn in which the r u l i n ~ n ulanet is ulaced. Venus inclines t o music.LESSONS IN ASTROLOGY. engravers. machinists. art. Cancer. S a t u r n well placed and aspected may give a fine mind a n d . in merchandise on a large scale. Capricorn and Aquarius produce employment ainong metal workers. dentistry. artificers. t h e old and curious. Mercury inclines the mind t o literature. the native seldom llas a n y regular businc~ssorprofeseion. Often surgery o r Mars gives all mechanical employments. Jupiter takes one into t h e higher walks of life. etc. lawyers. those high in the navy. Thus:1 I Aries. but have given many indications to forlri a n o1)inic:n from. Thus:-Jupiter signifies those in high places.)loqer to s . t h c nnturo and capacity of t h e mind muat be coneidered. etc. surveyors. dealers in wine. or. and will regulate t h e business o r profession according as i t may b e placed in t h e horoscope. mathematical work. and the nature of the planet and aspect. o r writing. painting. butchers. judging what profession the planet will produce notice carefully whether a planet is in i t s exalted house or in its'fall and how aspected. For Employment. ~ y just what one a person will choose. chemicals. ministers. Virgo a n d Sagittarius produce dealers. liquors. t h e native is b u t a clerk of some kind. is changing from one t h i n g to another if no aspect is formed.

in ruler of t h e 1 s t in 9 t h sextile t o Mars. t h e ruler of t h e 2d house should b e well aspected t o Uranus. all placed in t h e '7th. exalted o r in i t s own house. o r for deali n g with t h e public. is a very evil testimony for financial success.ini o r Capricorn. U r a n u s strongly placed in the mid-heaven o r ascendant. is favorable for all stuclies coming under tlle head of Occultism. t h e planet highest in t h e horoscope o r nearest t h e mid-heaven will indicate what t h e professional tendency is. a n d J u p i t e r in t h e ascendant. l'he ruler of t l ~ c s t i n tho Fth. o n c s u c h as & lf w r b e in a n y of t h e above stro 2+ ) ~ 1 &. Venus. well aspected to a planet in l o t h . sqria-e o r opposition. and b e in r:ks$to evil planets.J~J. I/ . would b e a good indication of success a s a lawyer. o r t h e Moon i n same aspect t o S a t u r n . trine o r sextile t o t h e S u n o r Moon. e T o j u d g e what t h e native is best adapted for j u d g e a s follows: l'he ruler of ascendant. b u t must b e considered in connection with t h e ascendant a n d ruler. providing that there a r e good aspects of t h e other planets t o Uranus. T h e S u n and ilfoon in conjunction. with J u p i t e r in a n y ~ i g n xcept Gerr. many annoyances. Saturn. i t s ows t h ~ h e native will have very good periods of financial suct cess. public person. or. T h e S u n o r Moon in good aspect t o J u p i t e r . ' . or. T o b e fortun:tte financially in t h e practice of Occultism. showing e tlle native will never come t o actual want of anything. 1 would give success a s a doctor. Venus i n t h e 2 n d house well nspected b y a conjunction. b u t i t must be rememborecl that all good a n d evil indications will operate some t i m e d u r i n g one's life. is a favorable tcstimong. a n evil planet in the 4th o r 10th house is very unfortunate. ~ . Uranus o r Mars in t h e 2nd. h u t :rll good periods will b e followed b y a s evil ones d u r i n g which he niay looso all he has. If J u p i t e r o r V e n u s b e in t h e 4 t h o r 7th house and in good aspect t o other planets. how placed a n d aspectcd. nnd no continued success. unless offset b y several good aspects of other planets. The Money Prospects. 7 t h o r 1 0 t h houses indicate much hard work. b u t if weak and afflicted.Q& houses. T h e r u l i n g planet well aspected t o Jupiter. choose t h e profession indicated b y t h e planet which i s best placed and which t h e ruler of ascendant forms t h e best aspect with. 4th. t h e native has hard a n d dirty worli. As a general thing.prominent position. in trine o r sextile t o a n y planet. 7 t h o r 10th house. Thus:-The author of this has U r a n u ~ t h e mid-heaven. Good indications of financial success are J u p i t e r in t b e 10th o r 2nd house and well a s p e c t e d . Mercury and Moon. it is a very good indication of s fortunate and easp life.

epilepsy. megrims. which are mostly in the breast. as pleurisies. hair lip. they are called " Hyleg " or ruler of health. billious complaints. 6th and 8th house. . All gumboils. The Sun. croup. flatulency. Mars in strong cr evil as. LEO'S DISEASES.- -- . ascending degree and the rulers of the 4th. -. . polypus. sore throat. asthma. bafdness. then the ascending degree rules the health. I n whichever sign of the Zodiac Saturn or Uranus may be. GEMIXI'S DI~EASES. and a good sign ascend: the native will have very good health. stomach and paps. quinsy. inflammatory . falling sickness. measles. If the Sun or Moon be in the lst. ' ( I I I i Diseases Ruled by the Signs. imposthums.. if the Kyleg be afilicted by Mars. cancer. S . Therefore. and amicted. apoplexies.LESSOSS I ASTROLOGY. syncopes. CAXCER'S DISEASES. consumptlons. brain fever.>oct to the Hyleg. pains in the back. Moon. fluxes of rheums.E::t causes accidents or violent disease. or the Sun or Moon be in the Gth. or first half of the 1 7 th house. corrupted blood. 7th. 1 Produces imperfections in the breast. If the Hyleg be well aspeoted. distempered fancies. loth. and planets in the 6th house must be considered. tooth-ache. 6th or 8th.i/ ti Signifies accidents or infirmities in the arms. there is weakness in the part of the body ruled by that sign. oonvulsione. weak digestion. but if neither the Sun or Moon are in one of these places. I I I . swellings acne. or Uranus. For Health. phthisic. A]] sickness in the ribs and sides. nervous diseases. falling into throat. ringworms. wens. gives good vitality and a strong constit~ltion. and all pulmonary affections. 1 I I The king's evil. or the rulers of the 4th.shoulders and hands. eruptions. dropisical I \ humors. --. small pox. small pox.. palpitation. pleurisy.-.. are in evil aspect to each other. or Saturn. rotton coughs. Mars geiierally leaves a scar on the part of the body ruled by the sign it is in. abscesses in those parts. the healtl~ will be poor. TAURUS' DISEASES. salt phlegms.

syphilis.O'S --- - -- fevers. itch. spasmodic a n d nervous diseases. cramps. and all lameness in those members. wind. and all disorder produced from corrupted blood. caused b y wet feet.. I t governs t h e legs. also prejudice by fire. colic.f afflicted b y another planet. imposthumes or ulcers in t h e reins o r blatlder. SCORPIO'S DISEASES.-VIB(. inoaslcs. fevers. ---. hysterics. heat. t o t h e spermatic cord. . blotchee. rheumatism. t h e stone. cold. all obstructions and croakipg of tho bowels. fistulas or t h e piles. mucous discharges. ankles. rheumatism. defect in matrix. i t denotes leprosy. a n y disease in t h e belly. All diseases in the reins of t h e back and kldneys. wind. DISEASES. injuries. NOTE. 1 Produces t h e gravel. CAPRICORX'S DISEASES. . and all diseases incident t o those places. cautaneous complaints. SAGITTAI~Y'S I)ISEASES. It rules t h e thighs and buttocks. a n d intemperateness in sports. etc. AQUARIUS' DISEASES. epi~lemics and j :undiue. denotes falls o r h u r t s from four-footed beasts. a s t h e gout. a n d all manner of infirmities incident t o those members. all fistulons tumors o r h u r t s falli n g in those members. itsh.-. and moist diseases and bowel complaints. s o x eyes. lues. particulariy i. rheumatism. I t has t h e government of the knees. t h e groin. b r e a k i n g s o u t boils and ulcers proceeding from corrupt blood. etc. . T h e worms. illicit passion.-- - . either b y strains o r fractures. corruptiou of t h e blood.. ruptures.-- . heats in tho loins o r haunclies. d y sentory. infirmities in the tesricles. A n evil planet will excite o r cause t h e diseases of that sign in which t h e planet is in. wasting of the body (astrophia). PISCES' DISEASES. weakness in t h e baclr. disorder of t h e chest a n d lungs. g o u t and generally denotes heated blood. debility. ' i '. corns. priapisms all affliotions in the private parts. I Produces all diseases i n t h e feet.

Tplanet nearest tho mid-heaven ~ and tenth house and how and how aspected. HONORS. .LESSONS I N ASTROLOGY. Notice in the following order. seventh or tenth houses. its place by sign and aspect.--T~~ cusp of arcendant. FOE PUBLICITY. then the Noon by sign end aspect. - - To Judge a Horoscope. the testimonies as given: FORDISPOSIRON. then the rulers of the fourth. . whether above or below the ascendant. if hyleg or not.-T~~ sign ascending and ruler of ascendant. FORMONEYP R O S P E C T S . next. ETC. then the gener:il aspects.. FOR ~ * ~ ~ a . then the H f Sun or Moon.-Notice whether the planets are exalted or in their detriment. sixth and eighth houses. then Mercury by eign and aspect. what sign in and how aspected. .. how aspected. sign ormore than two are in ascendant. whether well aspected. then planets in the ascendant and how aspected.J u d g erom the ascending degree first. planets in s e c o ~ d aspected. F O R MENTALQUALITIES. . then the Sun. and if several are in one house.

in sextile t o Uranus. a-. Mars in s t r o n g aspect t o Saturn.in good aspect to Mars. shows . t h e ruling planet. b e i n g i n Capricorn. A. a very thoughtful nature. J u p i t e r in Gemini seldom gives much wealth unless assisted by good aspects. F o r disposition. T h e Moon is sextile t o t l ~ a x e n d i n g d e g r e e a n d t o Saturn. a r e all the best of testimonies. and trine t o Venus. - 58 . a n d this also indicates genius a n d shows mathematical ability a n d a good amount of intuition. a n d a p p l y i n g t o a s t r o n g aspect of Uranus. a r e testimonies of a very agreeable a n d pleasant diepoeition. Mars. T h e sun is in a scientific sign. a n 4 J u p i t e r tlie nloet elevattd planet in t h e figure. ruler of t h e 7th l ~ o u s e . T h e Sun. Tllo money prospects a r e shown b y tile ruler of t h e lot11 in t h e 4 t h a n d well aspected. shows a large imagination b u t not a n u~lreasonableone. peculiirr ideas a n d if o n e k n e w him personally. t h e S u n i n Aquarius well asperted t o U r a n u s and Jupiter. honors. a r t a n d t h e beautiful in nature. trine t o J u p i t e r a n d conjunction with Neptune. T h e mental qualities a r e shown b y Moon. IS very easily influenced b y lrindness. . etc. Mercury in Aquarius. For publicity. Edison. ruler of mid-heaven a n d well aspected in a cardinal sign of the figure. I The Horoscope of Thos. T h e Noon's goocl aspect to S a t u r ~ is also a favorable testimony. Rfercary is sextile t o Mars a n d V e n u s and in a scientific sign. square t o Saturn. Mars in Sagittarius.: Jupiter. y e t not of a quarzllsorne nature. well aspected t o V e n u s and Mercury. I n t h e chart t h e reader will notice t h e following indications: Scorpio on t h e ascendant. b e i n g well aspected t o t h e ascendant shows a s t r o n g and well balanced mind. shows much originality a s well a s eccentricities.Jupiter i s t h e highest planet in t h e figure. n lo\ e of music. Mercury and ascendant. a n d first forming a good aspect with Uranus. t h e most elevated planet. T h e fikst aspect which t h e Moon forms will b e a good aspect t o Saturn. and a squ:\re t o Uranus. is in Sagittarius. would probably find him t o b e o u t of t h e ordinary a n d very peculiar. there can b e no d o u b t b u t t h a t Uranus i s tht: principal cause 'of this person's financial s u c c e s . in sextile aspect t o Itlercnry.I g r e a t deal of curiosity. is a very good testimony. b u t n o d o u b t b u t t h a t on close acquaintance.LESSONS IN ASTROLOGY. F o r marriage: Venus. would cause him t o show a good a m o u n t p f temper and considerable persistency. a fortunate indication.

craftyness and not hesitating at anything to accomplish his desires. .$=:OmOmOm@mOmOmOmOm&-@w 1 1 g / / i I 1 C I 1 The Sun on the mid-heaven applying to a conjunction of .. stubbornness and-an inclination to fight to the bitter end.. and at times quite sociable. .: 7 . persistency..$=:OmOmO. . his ruling planet opposite Jupiter and sextile to Venus would make him witty.p . *m@~~mOm@~O.. . Mercury. I . Mars shows ambition.T . 1 .. . :. he could be and was very abrupt and malicious with little or no provocation. The Moon in conjunction with Saturn and opposite Mars shows secretiveness. liable to mahy azcivdents and'narrow escapes from death. . ~ ~~.. indicating a half crazed. ! . . . constantly engaped in disputes or antagonism of some kind.5$:OmOmO~~OLSS! Ilioroscope of Fredrick the Great.5$:@m~:OmOm@m@. .:. sharp. but was subject to extremes as deduced from strong aspects of planets in angles. . brutal nature. but on the whole his mind was not evenly or well balanced. the evil aspects of Moon to Mars -and Saturn-would cause mental disturbances..

. Mercury sextile to Jupiter and Venus trine to Uranus shows she had artistic and musical talent as well as good reasoninp qualities. the Sun was parallel with Mars and Saturn and square to Uranus by direction. $ 5 : O w O w w ~ @ ~ + m & ~ ~ - Cancer ascends with Mars in his detriment. Mars is particularly evil in Cancer and causes much misfortune and humiliation. Mars by periodical direction had returned to his radix. ruler of ascendact. in evil aspect to ruler of ascendant and Saturn. + m m O m O w w O . This unfortunate lady was guillotined on Oct. On the day of her death the Moon was in conjunction with Uranus on the mid-heaven by secondary direction. ?he Moon. The strong aspects of these three planets indicate a very strong will power. especially when afflicted by Saturn. aged 37 years and I I months. placed in Libra would describe her as of prepossessing appearance.@ m O w ~ O m O ~ ~ ~ O m O m w O w Horoscope of Marie Antoinette. 16th. 1793. and Uranus on the mid-heaven shows she had unusual traits of character. Saturn iu in the house of death (the 8th) and shows a violent death by being in evil aspect to Mars and Moon.

When the hour is known approximately.r. dark hair. but as the person gets to be 25 years of age. Thus: The last degrees of Aries will give the Aries description. he will bo more of the Taurus description than of Aries. sharp features. make a figure for that ' 4 -61- . shcrt n-cli. Gemini describes - SbZuld the last few degrees of a sign rise. Thie is the same with all the signs.~one as slender built.LESSONS I N ASTROLOGY. light or red 11s'l 11 .. the native will generally take the description of the next sign as they mature. Ti~urris describes one as plump or chubby built. f A l face. a long neck. Aries ascendin2 dcscribc. .

o r converse a s i t is called. t h e father d i e d by. t h e father was killed b y b e i n g thrown into t h e air b y t h e belt from a pulley. 1 inquired if a brother d i e d a t t h e a g e t h e 3rd house came t o a conjunction of Uranus. and found that a brother had died then. o r t h e 10th house for the mother. . a n accident as Uranus b y direction was o n cusp of 1 0 t h house (which is opposite t h e 4 t h ) . S a t u r n causes d e a t h by some slow disease.you would move t h e meridian back. a n d a different house of t h e lloroscope directed t o the planet. U r a n u s was in Gemini ( a n airy sign). Saturn is the probable cause of it. b u t if between t h e 1 0 t h and 4th houses ( g o i n g forward) then move tlie meridian (cusp of 1 0 t h ) forward. death of t h e father. further inquiry showed that the brother committed suicide. If t h e event is of a n unubual . use t h e 4 t h house. Thl:t. A n y event may b e used t o correct t h e time of birth. use t h e 3rd house. t h e 5 t h honse for a child. b u t j u d g m e n t must b e used a s regards the planet mhich causes t h e event. U r a n u s should b e directed t o t h e cusp of t h e house. . M a r s acts suddenly and often very violently. nature. if tlie . distillctly a U r a n u s influence. I n another figure. F o r example: After correcting a figure i n which Saturn was in square aspect t o Uranus and Uranus in t h e 3d house. ' If from t h e death of a brother or sister. b u t if of a slow a n d tedious nature.

a n d often a c t on t h e impulse. you a r e impatient a n d irritable.. ( 3 . d u r i n g which one has reverses. You should b e very careful and r u n no risk at all d u r i n g t h e evil transits. very conflicting conditions. l l e f e r commencing important enterprises while in operation. delays. i f 1. a n d J u p i t e r also favorably placed then t h e transits of Saturn produce n o noticeable cffects.. G u a r d :tgainst treachery and conspir. b u t push y o u r affairs with confidence d u r i n g t h e g o o d transits.tions.) Mars o n Ascendant-Similar t o (1) b u t less evil for business. ) Mars in 4 t h a n d 7 t h Houses-This is similar t o (1) b u t much less evil.rq. Continue regular busines. o r tho 4th o r 7th houses.ccrs t o tra'nsit t h e twelve houses o r go entirely around tho rS:lri. b u t if S a t u r n b e well aspected a n d placed.- -- --. ) Satllrn on hiidheaven-A long. T h e transits of the planets is t h e daily motions of t h e m a s t h e y z11ove through t h e Zodiac around t11e S u n . then t h e transit of . b u t d o not branch o u i in new direc.) Mars o n hfidheaven-Affects business. anxious. d u r i n g :rllich ou a r e much 111018 lilrely t o lobe than gain. W h e n a good and evil transit come together you will notice. O n e who has J upiter well placed a n d aspected in their horoscope will have a very fortunate period wheneves J u p i t e r transits t h e 10th house o r mid-heaven. Saturn requires thirty ?. b u t d o not materialize.Jupiter through either of tlienl does b u t little good. Mars transits cause only slight annoyances.. o r you expect something unpleasant a n d a r e happily disappointed. a a d bo ~ d r e f u lhow y o u t r u s t any one. good prospects offer. -- Transits of the Planets. E V I L TRANSITS. L e t y o u r chief aim be to -' . every seventh year. much as possible. -. (4. Avoid changes and commencing new enterprises a. Make everything t a f e before it begins. (1. b u t if J u p i t e r b e afflicted o r either of these places have an evil planet therein. Whenever t w o o r three evil transits come together the outcome is very disagreeable. you feel worried. a s t h e y cilll it.) Mars in Evil Aspect t o Radix of S u n o r Mooll-Similar to 13) but rarely continues more than a week unlees bIars retrogrades within orb. t h e ascend: c 1 1 t o r 1 s t house. and affects health a n d spirits more. dull period. d u r i n g t h e period when Mars is making a transit i t is b e t t e r to g o slow and b e careful a b o u t making changes until the transit is past. thus: J u p i t e r moves through the twelve houses of Zodiac i n a little lessthan twelve years a n d will transit t h e twelve houses of t h e horoscope a n d t h e radix o r place of all t h e other planets. (2. o r hard luck.e i s strongly placed in t h e horoscope t h j n there will be a psriod lk~s-ing froru t e n t o fifteen months. causes delays annoyances and frequent trifling losses. ( 3 .LESSONS I N ASTROLOGY.

. death of wife o r husband. Lut worse for liealth and spirits. o r separation are threatened a n d sometimes occur." T h e best explanation of Uranus is: "Expsct t l ~ a (10.--- - - save rather than t o gain more. without a n y indication. and oven n~orltlls cl. for sornetimes weeks. Tn tho 4 t h evil for father if l i l i n g .) S z t u r n on Ascentlaut-Similar t o ( 6 ) y e t less evil for business.) U r a n u s o n Miclheaven-This indication is sirni1. (6. when new schemes prove uns~lccessful o r failures.) U r a n u s in t h e F o u r t h and Seventh Houscs-Siniilar t o (10) b u t much less evil.) U r a n u s i n E v i l Aspect t o Radix of S i ~ n r hloon-This o is similar t o ( l l ) . in the 7 t h house. b u t death does not always result.) J u p i t e r i n tlic F o u r t h and Seventh I-Iouses-Similar to ( 1 4 ) b u t less fortunate.ipse. X o w is the time t o strike out bo!dly and push businrss with confidence.~rto :I ntixtnre of t h e indications of ( 1 ) a n d ( 5 ) . If J u p i t e r is making a good transit a t t h e same time. G O O D TEAITSITS.LESSONS I N ASTROLOGY. (7.) S a t u r n i n Evil Aspect t o 1:adix o r S u n or Moon-Similar t o ( 7 ) and usually continues about four moothi. . d o neither unless cornpel!~d b y circumstances. (9. (13. i n 7 t h house fortunate for husband o r wife if living. You fecl dissatisfied and discouraged and tempted t o sell o u t o r lesign your situation. Remembcr that w11:itcver is undertaken and establishecl under this transit will prove more permanent than :it a n y other time and successful undor e + i l aspects. b t r d n q e planet.s indications. b u t denotes events that occur i n x sudden and unpleasant manlier which seem far inore evil at first than they ultimately prove. You feel hopeful. t h e event may prove partly favorable. f a r less evil. IJr:~nusis not constantly e ~ i ilc 11. d u r i n g his transit. Beeides. I n t h e fourth bousc tlie father often suffers. (8. good prospects offer. I n t h e seventh klousc trouble with t h e public.) J u p i t e r on Rfidheaven-The most fortunate of >I1 transits. iroin this odil.) U r a n u s on t h e Ascendant-Similar t o (9) b u t less evil f o r business and worse for health. Unexpe:tcd. b u t much Ionper if J u p i t e r retrogrades. (15. (14. and you meet with advancement. evil lor husband o r wife if l i l i n g . b u t still sucld e n and unexpected. .) J u p i t e r on Ascendant-Similar t o (13) b u t less fortunate for business though better for liealth ant1 s1)irits..) Saturn in F o a r t h and Severith Houses--Similar t o (6) but. (12.) J u p i t e r in Good Aspect t o Radix of s u n o r RIoon or H i s Own Radix-Similar t o ( I 5 ) and continues about two nlonths. and s o ~ n e t i m e s accidents occur. I u the 4th house fortunate for father if living. (10. (11. yet 1uuc11 longer if Saturn retroqrades. . Mako changes and commence new undertalricgs.

in one of t h e cardinal signs of t h e horoscope o r in the 3 r d o r 9th house. to Uefore you a t t e ~ r ~ p t juclge t h e effect of a transit. 7th o r 10th houses of t h e horoscope a n d these not fixed slgns. b u t one must remember not t o over- . and there are n o evil planets in s t r o n g aspect t o t h e S u n . The radix of a planet is t h e position of a planet in t h e horoscope a t the tinle of birth. o r t h e l s t . Saturn may transit t h e Sun's radix o r s t r o n g aspect of i t and cause n o apparent o evil. if t h e first d e g r e e of Libra is on t h e eastern horizon a t t h e time of y o u r birth. . espesially if in a moveable sign. likewise all the planets if well aepected in t h e radix. then all evil transits of Saturn will cause ill-health. causes travel if either a r e i n moveable o r common signs. t h e transit of Saturn through t h e same places has little o r no evil effect. p!. t h e transit of Uranus over the ascendant may cause a l o n g journey. in sextile. o r if t h e ascendant b e a moveable sign. T h e same with t h e Moon in a male nativity. arid in that tiille it will transit the twelve houses of t h e horoscope. especially t h e Jloon. o r of t h e S u n o r Moon's ladix. A Lesson in Transits andl)irections. Jupiter mo>es around the S u n once in eleven a n d one-half yeaib. T h e transits of Uranus cause travel. weak o r afflicted. if t h e S u n a b e in good aspect t o J u p i t e r . If the S u n refers t o health b y b e i n g i n t h e l s t .ransit t h e twelve houses of t h e horoscope and t h e radix u! 3:~. a n d if t h e S u n ia alfiicted. o r o r e r the radix of its own o r other planets.a n d transit the radix of all the planets. thus. the first d e g r e e of Libra 1s t h e cusp of t h e 1st house. Uranus transiting a s t r o n g aspect of i t s own radix. t h e transit of J u p i t e r through these places have little good effect. a s t r o n g aspect b y transit of Saturn o r Uranus causes g r e a t discontent in married life. A transit of a planet is the patsing of a planet through a house of t h e horoscope.LESSONS I N ASTROLOGY . b u t if t h e S u n be in evil aspect t o a n y planet. Should J u p i t e r b e in t h e mid-heaven o r ascenda n t a t birth. A Direction is calculating each d a y from t h e h o u r of birth as a pear a n d moving each planet ahead one day's motion a n d j u d g i n g iroru t h e aspects t h u s formed. b u t of no consequence whatever if Jupiter b e affi~cted t h e radix. trine o r conjunction with its own place. h e causes much annoyance. Sextile o r Trine). t h e S u n rules marriages. then when Saturn transits t h e radix o r s t r o n g aspect of it. will require the sarlle Lil'lc t:: . 7 t h or 10th houses. b u t if a n evil planet b e in t h e ascendant o r midheaven a t birth.~:3ts. S a t u r n requires twentynine and one-half cars to p::ss entirely around t h e S u n . T h e cusp of a house is t h e d e g r e e i n t h e zodiac which the llouee begins with. 4th. Jupiter. is very good if good in t h e radix. Thus. S a t u r n o r Uranus. in I n a female nativity. t h e evil transits of Saturn will not cause sickness. therefore. a good aspect of J u p i t e r o r even V e n u s will cause g o o d events. Thus. a n d is well aspected. (Conjunction. you must j u d g e wlietl~er planet is strong. b u t if the S u n b e in evil aspect t Mars.

~ m ove t h e planets a t all. sextile o r trine aspect of t h e . A good trsnsit. : ' T h o Directions may b e judged the same a s a transit although a r e far more powerful. %Thisis why you must j u d g e mostly from t h e rd. 1:- r- 1 1 I -- (M- . According t o my observation i :there is practically no difference in t h e effect whether you move t h e ' icusp of a house b a c l ~ w a r do r forward t o form a n aspect. e l e n t h e evil o r strong aspects. effects hcalth of wife or c ' .tepect will b e forrlled to-each planet in tho radix. ' gcorpio. T h e aspects of Moon t o Uranus cause travel. LI L u n a r direction will operate off a n d on for t ~ rr:onths o r even o ionger.s no more evil influence than a n evil transit. S a t u i n and Ur.= I I. t h e S u n will have come t o a n exact square of Sat?rr. .health. ~ l d r e n . although one may make considerable money d u r " i n g an evil direction of t h e Moon t o J u p i t e r . by rnovlng t h e cusp of t h e 10th house one dcgrce for each I . t o Saturn if good abpec:s are s l i g l ~ t l y beneficial. i &love t h cusps of each house ahead one d e g r e e for each year a n d ~ notice what .LESSONS IN ASTROLOGY. a .nas move 60 slowly. a very evil direction if t h e S u n b e in s t r o n g aspect to any p1ant. . for if this is good a n evil direction 11. cause annoyances. which corresponds with t h e twentieth year. A conjun?tion. Suppose t h e S u n was one degree i n L i b r a and tile planet Saturn was twenty d e g r e e s in Capricorn.wenty-first year. place t h e planets in t h e chart ('f fbr the exact time of birth. is evil for children if any. A n evil nrpect of ~ i u i % t h e 3 r d house is evil for brothers a n d sisters if a n y . I n t h e same manner you direct t h e cusps of 2 1 t h e houscs t o t h e square. :&-iregt&psLge t h e most powerful pf EL.. the 10th house would b e i n conjunction with J u p i t e r on t h e i r. such as J u p i t e r in t h e mid-heaven. o r i n t h e ascendant. they generally loose i t before the aspect is past. a i& T h e aspects which a r e formed b e t w e e x planets b y moving them as explained. 1 mxtfle or trine. o r if t h e Moon b e H y l e g they cause b~tl. will have n o apparent influence whatever if t h e mid- . as t h e S u n moves approximately one degree a day. look t h e radix. before or after t h e time t h e exact aspcct i s formed. a r e called Secondary 1)irections.cis a t birth then the evil aspect woulcl not b e s o severe. b u t there !can be n o question t h a t aspects t h u s formed between a house a n d . o r b y 4tnoving them backward. Thus: S L I ~ ~ Ocnsi?o^f o^S l o t h t the S ~ i l ~ o u s e ten decrrees of Libra and J u p i t e r is placed one degree i n is a . A s Jupiler. a very fortunate direction. 13ut if t h e S u n b e in good aspect to other p!al. $lanet is very powerful. tlleso a r e calcu lated in the same way as wit11 the other planets.! TLese a r e f P r a. opposition.bys o ' rrdoving t h e cusps of t h e houses either direct. o r t h e 5th house in evil aspect. a s i t is called. Aspects of the Moon t o J u p i t e r a r e very beneficial. refers t o t h e wife. mid-heaven t o V e n u s i & & a l b causes marriage. on t h e twentieth day. a. their aspect b y direction continues nearly all 01 one's Ill'e. L u n a r directions are of considcrable import:inze. 1 .t t t t h e time of birth. T o calculate a primary direction. or converse. year. t o t h e o h e r planets. b u t if evil. d o n . T h e 7 t h housc i n evil aspect. of course. with t h e cusps of t h e houses as usual.

it often happens t h a t V e n u s o r Mars form a very strong o r powerful aspect t o the ascendant. notice t h e sign ascending principally a n d t h e aspects between t h e S u n . I t will b e noticed that the personal appearance will c h a n g e some. a direction seldom causes d e a t h a n d a transit often does. 9 A. B u t before y o u give judgment relative t o length of life. and a very good o r evil period i s continued for quite a l o n g time. Likewise tl e transits of Saturn through the mid-heaven o r ascendant will 1 1 ~ ~ no evil effect if these places a r e i n good aspect b y direction to ve Jupiter. b u t in this system of directions only Mercury. F i e r y s i g n s give more vitality than a n y of t h s others. what. tho H y l e g must b e a a i c t e d b y more that1 o n e directioi~. M. Before the a g e of four years. a n c after t h e a g e of four years. if ever. but for one to die. Another powerful influence is shown b y moving t h e cusp. b u t should t h e Moon also forru a:1 cvil c!ircction a t t h e same time. By this system. Occa. T h e transit of a planet over the directional place of t h e cusps of t h e various house is often very powerful. hionally one of these planets will move with almost t h e same motion a s the cusp of the house. Thus:O n e born with the last d e g r e e of Aries ascending will g r o w heavy a s a T a u i u s person as they get*older. and formed a square aspect with Saturn. S u n a n d Mars can b e considered. of t h e houses a n d t h e planets a t t h e same time. e l 11 .. '7111 or 1 0 t h houses. mid-heaven o r cusp of one of the houses. and eithcbr l)c aD!izted b y a n evil transit. This will change t b e cusps of all t h e houses.. cause death. according t o their regular motion.. a n d has a very good or evil influence. suppose t h e S u n was H y l e g b y being in the l s t . accl q u i t e evil ones a t that Thus. according to t h e directional place of t h e ascendant. iled \ e n o r ascendant b e afflzted b y a n evil direction. particularly Mercury. and place t h e planets a s they a r e on J a n uary 20th. O n e evil direction will seldom. and t h e places of all t h e planets. Venus o r other planets. S u n a n d bfars. Thus: S u p pose the horoscope is inade for J a n u a r y l:t. Tliis alono would not cause death. You would make a figure for January 20th a t 9 A. one evil transit will not cause death. o r following soon after. Venus. These a r e calculxted i n t h e following manner: Coulit each d a y from t h e hour of birth a s one year. Moon a n d evil planets. j u d g e whether the figure is favorable for l o n g life. a n d you wish t h e direction for t h e twentieth pear. A[. i n all probabilities the native would die. Venus. O n e evil d i r e c t i ~ n with t w o o r three evil transits may cause death.

. Mundane parallels are figured from t h e angles of t h e horoscope t h e same way as zodiacal parallels a r e figured from t h e equator. A each planet passes around t h e zodiac. one born with eighteen degrees of Sagittarius ascending. whether north o r south. the declination of which is twenty-two degrees fifty-five minutes S. has progressed t o twenty-three degrees forty-two minutes. because equal distance from cusp of first and seventh. you should not overlook tliis aspect.The Parallel Aspect. as i t is eq. which would b e in nine and one-half months. F o r example.al t o a conjunction. T h u s : A planet in t w o d e g r e e s of Sagittarius a n d another in twenty-eight degrees of Capricorn would b e in zodiacal parallel. W h e n t h e ascendant. There a r e t w o kinds of parallels: t h e zodiacal a n d what a r e called a 'mundane. both b y transit s br direction. a r e in zodiacal parallel with each other. . A n y t w o points of t h e zodiac having t h e same declination. Suppose the cusp of tenth house was one d e g r e e of Aquarius. b u t you will notice a t once. look f o r t h e Sun's declination when in t h e d e g r e e which is on cusp of tenth o r first. t h e ascendant would b e parallel with Uranus. i t must of necessity form a parallel with t h e cusp of each house. I do not consider t h e mundane parallels a s powerful a s t h e zodiacal. if you wish t o know t h e declination of t h e cusp of first o r t e n t h house. that t h e parallel is formed b y transit with t h e cusp of t h e house a t the same time t h e planet transits t h e house. Thus. T h e declination of a n y point in the zodiac may b e seen from t h e declination of t h e S u n when in t h a t degree. b u t b y direction this would b e entirely different. a n d good o r evil according t o t h e nature of t h e planet aspected. then t h e declination would b e nineteen degrees fiftyfive minutes South. A planet on t h e cusp of third house is in mundane parallel with a planet on cusp of eleventh house. Zodiacal ~ a r a l l e l s r e circles which a r e equal distance from t h e oquater. a n d i t s declination twenty-three degrees forty-two minutes N. Suppose you a r e calculating transits o r directions. by direction. Uranus one d e g r e e thirty-five minutes in Cancer.

entirely distinct from every oil:er motion which it may acquire i n t h e zodiac o r t h e Earth. by the space betweeneitherof t h e m a n d the place appropiated t o t h e proposed event. a n d a t thirty years. and b y t h e a p p roach of a planet t o its l)!scc. '. by t!ro c!~onging of a significator." a n d in some instances producing t h e most g o o d o r evil fortune a s t h e testimonials m a y warrant. accelerate o r retard t h e time of directions.- LESSONS I N ASTROLOGY.cnging of a significator. T h e Moon is a powerful significator. This is difficult t o account for. by t h e approach of one t o tho other.c:. LLTimesa r e reckoned i n seven ways. which. - THE CELESTIAL PERIODS OF THE PLANETS. b u t this very a n ticipation i s a proof of her real effects b y her periodical circuit. b u t seldom prolonged." a n d hence i t is almost certain t h a t t h e ancient Astrologers were well acquainted with the discovery." It is t h e latter.. erous inferior events of life both good or evil. and their aspects o r cunjunctions with the opposing o r benefiting s t a r . although i t is not o n l y a b solutely unknown t o t h e present generation. produce events i n many instances of equal magnitude with mLdirections. h e r effects a r e frequently anticipated nearly three weeks. h e 1 would pass over t h e place of t h e luminary. a n d b y h e r quiclr motion g o i n g through three whole s i g n s p e r year. a n d t h u s forming various configurations with their actual place a t birth. THE MOON BY PERIODICAL DIRECTION. Stlturn would b e in opposition t o t h e S u n . o r with t h e luminaries. T o cause m a y b e alsd assigned t h a t s e e m i n g power of transits over t h e places of t h e luminaries o r other significators. except b y a rather abtruse strain of reasoning. T h e "changing" of these planets from s i g n t o sign. T h e '(wise man" has declared that "there i s nothing new u n d e r t h e Sun. however light they m a y appear t o b e d o not fail t o cause much passing annoyance o r transitory benefits. t h u s were a native to have t h e S u n in 16 degrees in Capricorn and S a t u r n in 16 degrees in Capricorn a t birth. viz. b y t h e descension of a s t a r with i t s additic n and diminuation. b y t h e space between t w o significators. T o calculate these perioclical aspects t h e student needs nothing more than t o t a k e their distance between their places a t birth. since h e has found that in addition t o t h e a r t of 'cdirections" each of t h e wandering stars o r planets has a complete period of i t s own." t o which tlle author claims t h e reader's attention. each of these would be ( I I I -69- . A t fifteen years old. she produces those num. t h e y frequently increase. b y t h e space between their mritual aspects. nay.

h e r arpects are worthy of notice. b u t are rather transitory. J U P I T E R BY PElZIODICAL DIRECTION. a s h e then returns t o liis r:tdical pl:~cc. b u t i n a slighter nature than Jupiter. over the Moon marriage o r gain by a woman. over Mars. T H E S U N B Y PERlODICAL DIRECTION. T h e nature of his effects is similar t o the above. over RIercury gain b y business. J u p i t e r is. lie produces eminent friends. Hie effects are palpable. b u t whereas those of Saturn are frequently anticipated and prolonged. V e n u s is benevolent. Mars produces a variety of evils. and his passing t h e places of t h e Moon general1 causes journeys. over t h e S u n . Of course everyone who has t h e S u n afflicted a t birth. sextile. I I MEIZCURP BY P E R I O D I C A L DIIZECTION. for nearly six m o n t l ~ s before and after t h e actual state of the direction. V E N U S B Y PERIODICAL DIRECTION. as benevolent as t h e others are evil.is involved in a love affair in his nineteenth year. t h e significator of honor a n d accidentally. semi square. Mercury over t h e planets o r square o r opposition t o Saturn o r Mercury is decidedly evil. that whosoever has Mars and V e n u s in aspect a t birth. every nineteen Scars has a s e r i o u ~ illness or peculiar trouble. He being directed t o t h e conjunction. a t the tirtlo as evil a s Saturn. and is the cause why every twelfth year of life is found to greatly resemble each other in beneficial effects. s o those of Mars soon cease. sqnare o r o p p o ~ i t i o n of Saturn o r Mars by his period of nineteen years. over V e n u s the same. except in his nativities h e causes love intrigues. of course. courtship o r marriage. o r marriage when aspecting I'vIercury in his periodical circuit. I h e S u n is a n active significator i n every horoscope.LESSONS I N ASTROLOGY. probperity. naturally. decidedly evil. MARS BY PERIOL>IC:AL I ~ ~ E C T I O N . S A T U R N B Y PERIODICAL IjIRECTION. Saturn b e i n g thus directed t o t h e radical place (or place a t birth) -70- . I t is a singular and undeniable fact. I n otlier ~ e s p e c t s h e nature of t h e plant e t h e passes must b e 'judged. friends:in afeniale horoscope. This is solely caused b y Mars returning t o his own place every nineteen years. over Saturn renewal of old acquaintance. in t h e male nativity. which is once every twelve years. trine t o J u p i t e r o r V e n u s i s fortunate. is decidedly clacgerons. of life and health. H i s conjunction. and honorable acquaintonce.

ez a causing journeys rn!::%t~L"I:( c:ing t h e Moon's radix.5 " 0" 7 '7" 0 ' 0" 30'. 21 " 0 42 'I 6 6 6 " 10 " 0 " 1 5 28 56 " " Q " " 0 " 42 '< 0 " . a n d in addition t o them many deaths a n d troubles a m o n g s t relatives. b u t not apparent unless Mars b y direction i s evil.. youthful persons. Trine. 30 Uranus. t o Venus g r e a t trouble through women.. P \ of the Sun. takes in forming Periodical Aspects. t o Mars accidents.14 " 0 '. e t ~ . 9 t h house. o r in t h e 3 r d o r . iosscs of trade. ' .. c ~ u s i n g liscradit. AS APPLICABLE TO NATIVITIES. through \vritings. etc. and inh:iii::ocy i : ~ a a r r i a g e in 7th. 10th o r 1 s t house o r i n sir0n. Oppo'tion.I\ " -- 3 ./ . by Direction. a n d if tho S u n be c H p l e g . to the Moon the evils a r e increased. I n t h e 1 0 t h house b y direction U r a n u s is very much t h e same as Saturn. a n d t o J u p i t e r losses of money.. 2 " 0 " 9 " " G 1 'L4 " " 4 " " " 0 G 0 6‘ " " 3 '. ------ Square. Neptune's period is not apparent unless other prominent evil directions operate.g aspect t o Moon in a male/nativity. 2 4 5 0 ' 43' 0 ' 3 " 4 0 " 1 4 " ‘6 " 0" u 2 " 8 " 6 tc 4 g 2 9 G 'I 0 '6 19 'i 190 o f 1 0 3 3 ' 3 90" 0"7"30i 0 2" 9 " 4 " 6' " on. 81 " 12" 0 ' 1 " 0 .Tenus. etc. U r a n u s always e ~ i ~ s the ~::?t~xpected. is decidedly evil and that period of life u ~ f o r t u n a t c . A TABLE O F CELESTISL PERIODS O F EACH PLANET. then he causes disgrace. 4 " I' 8" 1 " 0" " 4 12 " 30" 0' 2" 30'. t o Mercury troubles ip business.. severe losses. 0 4 '6 0 " 'C Saturn. 5yrs. U R A N U S BY PEIEI0I)ICAL DIRECTION. 3. n d a c t s very suddenly.Om.. severe illncss. 1 0 a 0 84 1c 0 <' --71- . 3yrs. loss of honor...- - LESSONS I N ASTROLOGY. h Planet.4m.' 2yrs. disappointment through love affairs. a r e certain.Om. o r t o S u n in a female nativity.

--72- . Likewise if badly aspected. To Uranus. T h u ~ I\/loon in 3rd house afflicted. particularly the aspect of Saturn or Mars. all aspects of the Moon to Uranus from moveable or common signs. if Uranus be in a moveable sign. but there must be other testimonies to show it. If well aspected in the radix. the aspects of the Moon by direction to Mercury. and evil aspects much annoyance. if married. or 1st half of the 11th houee. increase of business. i t refers to the mother. or to children. refers to broth. then evil directions will have little ill effect. The position of the Moon in the radix must be well considered. will cause journeys. Jupiter seldom. generally are contrary as given above. inclines one to study. will cause a journey of some liind. has an influence according to the significance of that house. Like all other directions. two hours one month. by being in the l s t . loss of money. and if single and of the proper age. and various ills. the native will have a love affair and contemplate marriage. 7th. causes ill health. may cause a journey. if in the 5th. Should the Sun or Moon be afflicted in the radix. or twelve hours six months. If any plnnet be in the 3rd or 9th house. pleasant social events. ers or sisters. it refers directly to whatever the house may. A Lunar direction operates from eight to twelve weeks. credit and honor. To Venus or Mars. and her influence is increasd or modified by other directions. The Moon on the cusp of a house of tho horoscope by direction. will cause ill health. If in tile loth. T o Jupiter. for if well aspected. If the Moon be badly aspected in the radix. T o Neptune. travel is indicated and much mental activity. good aspeots by direction cause little good. all evil aspects to the Sun by direction. or. sicknsss. those of the Moon are calculated the same. if ever. If the Moon rule the health.-or. or. loth. Lunar or Secondary directions are those aspects which the Moon forms with the various planets in her daily motion around the Earth. then an evil aspect of the Moon by direction. and in a moveable sign then all aspects of the Moon by direction. and if in moveable signs.Lunar Directions. more so if the Moon rules that house. cause very evil results. a desire to travel. starting from the hour of birth and calling each twenty-four hours one year. friends among old people. the good directions cause little good. Uranus often causes accidents. original ideas. the birth of a child is indicated. T o Saturn. if afflicted from any particular house.

will cause eicbness of a marriage partner. . b u t this is not true. T h e majority of authors on Astrology claim that T31e. . d o not condemn a square o r opposition of a n y planet. so will t h e native b e inclined. a n d t h e d e g r e e ascending. Mars may give mechanical ability. a s each one has i t s individual influence. Saturn o r U r a n u s in either of these places is decidedly evil except when well aspected. You should j u d g e whether t h e native i s a p a b l e of holcling t h e position. (quarter signs of t h e horoscope). b u t t h e y should have said that all the planets govern t h e mind. I n j u d g i n g employment. t h a t the native will certainly choose something which belongs only t o t h a t sign. T h e d e g r e e ascending. E a c h sign of t h e zodiac has its own peculiar nature." "'r \ 1 . You should not assume t h a t because a certain sign ascends. will give exceptionally good abilities a n d capacity. have t h e Taurus clescription more than of Aries. Generally when there are no planets in t h e : ~ n g l r s . Of course such a position h a s its detrimental effect. if a n y one is born with t h e last degrees of-Aries ascendins. rules t h e mind. and accordi n g t o t h e sign on t h e eastern horizon a t t h e time of birth. which is decidedly favorable. indicates genius. a n d will have t h e nece_ssary atuaition i fit him for such a business or profession as t h e ascendant m indicates. a s one wit11 a good mind will choose a business which a narrow mind would not. chemist or one who is a n a d e p t i n occult science. and all aspects of t h e planets should b? WL!! considered before g i v i n g judgment fully as t o mental ca. both Mercury and t h e Moon may b e void of aspect. unless t h e planet b e in its fall o r detriment and afllicted. or all t h a t space between t h e cusp of ascendant a n d cusp of second house. that Saturn. even though well aspected. Uranus or Mars in t h e ascendant. you must consider t h e mental qualities. well aspected b y J u p i t e r o r Saturn. h e o r s!lo will. I n judging aspects to t h e ascendant. B u t Uranus in the ascendant. a s t h e ruler of t h e first a n d tenth house are ". well aspected.ity. T h e personal description depends upon t h e first house. T h e s t u d e n t will generally g e t a n idea a t first.. Therefore. Generalities. alth'ough Rlars. as J u p i t e r o r V c n u s may b e in the fourth o r seventh house in square or opposition t o t h e ascending degree. > . is a decidedly evil testimony.:c. a s either of these planets within fifteen d e g r e e s of t h e ascendant. however.cury and t h e Moon govern t h e mind. a n d Saturn there often produces a n excellent doctor..

quite well built. quite stirring a n d energ e t i c although naturally quiet a n d thouglltful a s t h e sign Scorpio is. fairly neat and particular. S h e should b e modest. significator o r t h e ruling planet. refers particularly t o t h e mental. this per-' son will look more like Scorpio than L i b r a . with broad. r + f j 7. Mercury in evil aspect t o Saturn indicates lack of concentration. FOR I S P O S I T I O N . Y e n u s i s therefore. T h e Moon is in good aspect t o t h e S u n and Jupiter. M e r c u r y and t h e Moon. M. This indicates a n average mind. although while y o u n g will b e of good proportion a n d answer t o t h e Libra description.LESSONS I N ASTROLOGY. qualities. As s h e g r o w s old should become quite fleshy. .b u t a s Mercury is in t h e ascendant i t is extremely beneficial t o t h e mental faculties indicating a love of reading. a n d t h e cusp of t h e houses of t h e horoscope. U r a n u s would also make h e r quite particular about her likes a n d dislikes. and is in t h e twentyeighth d e g r e e of t h e sign Scorpio. t h e ambition being indicated b y t h e conjunction of t h e S u n and Jupiter. A. FORMENTAL QUALITIES. full face a n d d a r k hair.--The ascendant (ascending degree). Ii 1\ I 1 k ij f 1 -74- . should b e of good heighth. t h e native will have no regular b u ' o r profession.ted by Saturn.lneSs \ f I ' An Example. T h e twenty-second degree of the sign Libra ascends. W e will take t h e d a t e of a female born October 5th. a n d V e n u s is in t h e sign Scorpio. would b e naturally fond of occult subjects a n d would have a s t r o n g will force if she cared t o use it.a n d would not b e coaxed easily t o h e r detriment. and good use of - I I . separating from aspects. indicates that she is quite firm a n d persistent. T h e S u n i n Libra has considerable influence over h e r and is very beneficial b y being in conjunction t o J u p i t e r a n d sextile t o Uranus. FOR I)ESCRIPTION. 1874. and not easy t o d r i v ~ . a n d a n inclinatiou t o form opinions too quickly.--AS t h e g r e a t e r p a r t of t h e sign Scorpio makes u p t h e ascendant. she would have some eccentricities from t h e hloon leaving Uranus and would b e quite intuitional.L ~ ~ascending with V e n u s in Scorpio indiD ~~ cates a pleasant a n d sympathetic nature.. U r a n u s being t h e highest planet i n t h e figure. in Iowa. in t h e mid-heaven. t h e ascendant is in sextile t o Uranus. a n d I would expect i t t o cause either a weakness in memory o r lack of confidence in herself. 7:03 T h e chart o n t h e oppositc p a g e shows t h e planets placed properly f o r that hour. . b u t Mercury i s afllic. a n d quite ambitious.

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some of t h e planets are moved considerable and some of them b u t very little. t h e transit of Saturn i n square t o t h e radix of t h e S u n will cause little evil on aocouclt of J u p i t e r being well aspected t o the S u n in t h e radix. when they cause journeys. shows t h e planets placed on the birth d a y of 7901. a n d a s Mars is not aspected b y V e n u s o r t h e S u n it does not indicate a very early marriage. You will notice t h a t J u p i t e r and Saturn are transiting the third house of the horoscope.. a s a n evil transit will not produce evil results i n a horoscope where t h e radix is fortunate.language when interested in a subject. although she will no doubt have love affairs with one described b y U r a n u s in Leo. 3. T O C A L C U I A T E THE T R A N S I T S . FORMARRIAGE. M. b u t still in t h e second. I n this chart I have calculated t h e direotions for the 28th year. which I j u d g e will not b e before her 31st o r 32d year. S a t u r n is nearly in square aspect t o t h e Sun. t h e cusps of t h e houses are t h e same as a t t h e time of birth. and the planets are placed as t h e y are on this date. T h e S u n also refers t o marriage. indicates that marriage is not a failure with her b y a n y means.--I first look t o t h e seventh house and its ruler. Chgrt No. Chart No. I judffe t h e effect of each aspect in this chart a s though the person was born a t that time and would have the full effect of each aspect. therefore. Uranus is near t h e cusp of t h e third house.though t h e person was born on that d a y a n d a t t h a t hour. I simply count each d a y of birth as o n e year. 2. o r will not b e when she marries. changes. particularly a s Venus forms no aspects t o a n y planet. because this is t h e first aspect formed t o t h e Sun. a s t h e aspect is s o close. I consider t h e transits of planets through t h e third house of little importance except when psssing the radix of other planets. H e r husband w o ~ l l d e described b b y J u p i t e r in Libra. I n j u d g i n g t h e effect of a transit one must always consider t h e radix. 7:03 A. etc. and make the chart for November l s t . shows t h e primary directions or those which I consider t h e strongest of all. a n d b e i n g well aspected. You will notice that t h e cusps of t h e houses have all rnoved ahead approximately one degree for each year. when t h e mid-heaven forms a n aspect t o V e n u s b y direction. or a s t h e radix indicates. as.ancl Jupiter' s r a d i x . except some slight modification according t o t h e radix of birth.. Mars is transiting t h e second house. which is Mars. \ i 1 1 B " 1 i 5 I i i I .

By using t h e C'elestial Periods of the planets as a basis for predicting changes. a n d little benefit d u r i n g t h e sextile o r trine. If t h e S u n b e in evil aspect t o Saturn. t h e native has losses a n d a n n o j a n c e in t h e quarter an(l half period. If in:^ common o r moveable sign t h e native will travel. will have s a d d e n journeys in t h e quarter 211dhalf perioti unless Uranus b e in I = . i t gcverns health.. and the S u n was afflicted a t birth b y Saturn. $ ? $ with .. if t h e native is married. Moon a n d Mars._ but &%-. o r opposite t o it. one can tell a t a glance when many of these periods will occur.a~tiaLperi~&. If i n t l ~ e first. t o Jupiter. and on its return t o its radix. -Vanus.LESSONS I N ASTROLOGY. or may be elected t o a post of honor. . S u n . then each seven a n d onehalf years brings a n unpleasant period. events of a pleasant nature ocvur when G r a n u s is either sestile. Mercury ten. If well aspected and placed in the radix. J u p i t e r o r Uranus. and t h e twenty-first ancl forty second year is a s important a s t h e eighty-fourth. a n d d u r i n g all of these evil periods.as=&J. if in the second house. and t h e Moon's four. T h e S u n rules marriage in a female nativity. these evil periods will b r i n g nothing noticeable of an evil o r tinp l e a ~ a n tnature. b u t if Uranus b e in evil aspecr.. i t then refers t o finances a n d would cause troubles in money matters o r loss of some kind. - ---. . seventh o r tenth houses. there will b e unpleasantness in married life. troubles with o r a b o u t whatever t h e S u n o r Saturn refers to.. T h e Sun's a n d Mars' periods are nineteen years. etc. There a r e innumerable evil transits o r periods a n d all evil transits i n aspect to t h e Sun's radix will cause annoyances of various kinds. much depending upon what t h e S u n rules in t h e iigure. V e n u s eight. Uranus m d ~ y u n e a r e the ~-anma.... have pleasure. --. and each one of these periods would bring a bad spell of health. This is why one born with their S u n in evil aspect t o S a t u r n have s o much worry a n d annoyance. square o r trine t o it. . Saturn. Should t h e S u n b e in g o o d aspect t o Saturn. a n d s o on.= r a d i x . I t is not necessary to refer t o the ephemeris for t h e exact positions of t h e planets for t h e times t h e predictions a r e m T h e tr%fl_sitp the of Jupiter.---Mercury. Uranus' period is eighty-four years. Again. the Sun's period b e i n g nineteen years. good a n d evil periods. a t a g e of 9 % there would b e b a d health o r annoyance in these periods..-- What One Can Tell From a Glance at a Horoscope. ?-P 1 tj! -77-- .

Uranus causes enemies. arnti Saturn o r Uranus tran5it a square o r opposition of S u n a t $154.LESSONS I N ASTROLOGY. you sllould consrdcr . T h e seventh refers t o marriage. t tirrie of the aspect. o 1 have noticed t h a t whichever planet signifies evil in any direction. the native has much discord in m:rrried life when either U r a n l ~ s r Moon form an aspect b y Celestial Period. the outcol~leis esl)eciall\ fortux nate. often accidents d u r i n g t h e q u a r t r r or half pel iods. quarrelling.Jupiter. 'rhus Suppose J u p i t e r is in the first. o r may cause such if in first. insariably cause a very unfortunate business period. sixth o r ninth be very good ant1 if a~ssistedb y good periods of Venus. 42 and 63 yoars. and onfortunate events a t 15. partnerships. r . T h e good periods are as pronounced a s t h e evil ones. T h e iifth is o\il for speculation. b u t invariably witllin a f e w rltonths of that t ~ ~ n e .good spec t to any pl.J~ll)ito. one should j u d g e the time of the evil event intlicatecl by the periods of that planet.b u t in judging marriage. the half. 1'11e full effect of a period does not neccsbi~rilyoccur itt the ~ x i 1 c .rve found that Saturn in the tenth o r fourth h o u s ~ . children. t h e :~spt.rings unfortunate oircumstances a t t h e a g e of 21. but not if in seventh. if i n moveable o r c o ~ i ~ m o n fixed eigns. one will b e severely criticisetl. d u r i n g evil periods. Marriage is indicated clearly b y tile coIllbinet\ 1 . 19.. tenth. W h e n two o r more evil periods a r e complete. T h u s : U r a n u s in first. e r i . fail in business. even though there may h e many other testimonies of a fortunate nature.then the periods of .~net. etc. changes."cis of Venus ancl . 28% o r 38 years. 21 ancl 37. signs. h u t being strongly \. I n tho first signifies moves. b u t t h e tendency will b e felt even before the aspect o r period is complete. [.ct is very severe.is placed and ns~)t>ciecl. t h e outcome is disastrous according as these planets signify b y being rulers of certain houses. I n t h e tenth. Therefore. 1 11. Thus: O n e may have Uranus o r Saturn in t h e ascendant o r mid-heaven. generally total shipwreck d u r i n g either t h e thirtieth o r forty-fifth year or thereabout. If the S u n in a female nativity. be in evil aspect t o Uranus. Thus: Jf Mars aHlict t h e S u n in t h e radix. I n evil aspect to Saturn o r Mars. seventh or tenth houses and in good :~spectt o Vrnus. and void of aspect.laced i t signifies evil a t t h e proper time. quarter. - - a fixed sign. ninth. T h e periods of Saturn depend upon 11ow ht. etc. engaged in lawsuits. that i t is that planet which eventually causes t h e real evil. fourth. o r Moon in a male nakiiity. seventh o r tenth houses. third.

a n d will effect t h e mother somewhat o n account of being in t h e fourth house. allowing ono d e g r e e advance for cusps of houses. i t is beneficial t o her. for t h e coming five years. I j u d g e t h e Celestial Periods. Mercury will complete i t s third period a t t h e 30th year. rather poor success in her business affairs. 1. beneficial i n business and g e n eral affairs. " J a n ..-.- -- t h e radix very well. ' April 12th. 1904. 1902. will b e very restless a n d discontented. will cause her much anxiety and worry. a n d coming square t o Saturn. unless t h e radix of birth is very marked. A u g .. D u r i n g t h e coming y e a r ( h e r twenty-seventh year). A Forecast of Future Events. a n d t h e S u n . a n d in a fernale nativity.- - . To JUDGE TRANSITS. 1901. principally i n a mental way. will upset all your calculations relative t o marriage. born October 5th. indicating a more contented period than usual. I n this figure. a n d be i n conjunction with i t s own radix. '7:03 A. 1903. a n d considerable mental disturbance. b u t a s you must consider whether a planet o r a house is afilicted a t birth. F r o m Jan. THE T h e transits of t h e planets over t h e cusps of houses a n d radix of t h e planets according t o their places b y clivection is more important. -. and must consider t h e radix. their evil transits can d o no harm. for each year.'1902. J u p i t e r a n d Uranus being well aspected. often not until after thirty. Saturn will complete i t s period. Mars will transit evil aspccta of t h e S u n a s follows: B'rom Sept. 1874. evil aspects to these planets will cause no apparent evil. a n d being in evil aspect t o Mercury. approachi n g an opposition of Uranus. a n d Venus separating from Rfars. Between twenty-nine a n d thirty years of age. First. O n e who has their Moon separating Irom a n aspect of S u n . . I would calculate t h e transits according t o C h a r t 3. t o 24th. RI. This period also denotes travel. a n d a s U r a n u s refers t o her mother. and if not. seldom marries early. 1 0 t h t o 19th. 1 5 t h t o 23d.. and. For this Irsson I will use t h e d a t e of a lady. Ipwa. 1 0 t h t o 20th. a n d all favorable aspects will cause some benefit. " Sept. is therefore. U r a n u s i s trine t o i t s radix.--. 1903.4th. t o 20th. T h e Sun. b y b e i n g in t h e tenth house. etc. 10th t o 20th. will cause misunderstandings between her a n d friends.-- . V e n u s or t h e S u n in evil aspect t o Uranus.

etc. J u p i t e r will transit the first house d u r i n g I!)lL. o n account of Saturn being therein.t t o annoyznces. prove quite beneficial. J u p i t e r will transit the seventh house d u r i n g 1005. pieasant social affairs. a good time t o bcgin new enterprises.-A L u n a r Di! ection oper:~tesabout twelve weeks. will b e t h e beginning of h ~ rSl year.r to the house of t h e horoscope the Moon a n d planets aspcctctl are placed in.. T o caIculate L u n a r Directions.llilo passing through the fourth house. a n d b e quite discontented. These are vely good directions. indicating a prosperous and contented period. it will not necessarily cause a journey. Jupiter will transit t h e tenth house d u r i n g 1908-9. A s J u p i t e r transits a trine of i t s own raJix from t h e first of April t o about May 15th. b u t will cause slight changes in business affairs. count each d a y after birth as one year. T h e mother will b e sujec. because the S u n h a s moved t o an evil aspect of Uranus.. and d u r i n g Augnst. benefits from friends. . unless offset b y another L u n a r Direction. b u t will cause no serious evil. T h e Moon will form a conjunction with U r a r ~ u sin approximately t w o months from this date. :: ! November l s t . eic. b u t in the seventh. a s t h e Moon moves about one d e g r e e a month by direction. A s this aspect occurs in a fixed sign. M. tenth and first should cause a prosperous period. and according t o what house t h e Moon rules i n ti:e radix. F i v s months from h e r birthday t h e Moon will b e sextile to . - O n account of J u p i t e r being well a s ~ ) e c t e dall his transits should . there will b e slight benefits i n business affairs. a n d one month later will bc trine t o Venus. NOTE. t h e mother a n d refers t o health. 7:03 A.- These transits will cause delays and annoyances in all small matters. about six weeks before and after culmination. Remember t o j u d g e what t h e effect will be accorc1ln. 1902. make changes. I n this figure t h e Moon rules t h e tenth o r Iiouse of busir~esb.Jupiter. honor a n d profession. and notice what aspects t h e Moon will form with o t l ~ e r planets. although it can cause very little bonefit n.

city o r country is ruled b y a certain s i q n a n d t h e transit of a planet through the sign or in aspect to i t will cause events t h e nature of that planet. S a r d ~ n i a Brabant. Switzerland. Milan. Of cities a n d towns L e o rules Rome. Ireland. N e w York. Constantinople.ltne. Berne. According t o Simmonite t h e different countries are ruled a s follows: Aries rules G r e a t Britian. Of cities Libra rules Antwerp. empires o r kinqdoms. Heidelberg. Cadiz. T h e systein in most conllnon use is as follows: I t has been found b y observation that each town. Paris. Genoa. J a p a n . L e o rules Italy. Candia. Verona. Asia Minor. Nuremburg. V i r g o rules Turkey. Marseilles. Holland. Taunton. Padua.LESSONS I N IISTROI~OGY. Navarre. Chaldea. B u r g u n d y . Of citise Aries rules Naplos. There a r e carious mays of m a k i n g a forecast a n d from experience I can say that i t m ~ k s little difference what system one may fols low the r r s u l t will be a p p r o x i ~ l a t e l y h e s. t h e coaet of Sidon a n d Lancnshire. p a r t of Thibet. R e a d i n g and Cheltenham. Franconia and Palemo. J u d e a . L u b e c and ICIanchester. Tunis. Germany. Parma. Brunswick. D a n m a r k . Caucasus. t I I I I I . the Alps. L o m bardy. and t h e United States. Barbary. Belgium. Versailles. Austria. Cyprus. M o r - . Georgia. such a s effect cities t o x n s . Toulouse. Thessnly. t h e vicinity of t h e Caspian. states. Morea. Russia and Holland. hientz. Livonia. Frankfort. Galatia. -- -- Mundane Astroloqq is tlie a r t of foretelling from the planetary configurations t h e tonditlon o i affairs in general. Lisbon. Gemini rules Tripoli. Lyons. a n d t h e parts near China. Andrews. Bavaria. Babylon. Greece. Lower E g y p t . Libra rules China. Florence. Of cities T a u r u s rules T>ublin. Scotland. Palestine. Venice. a n d Syria. B r u g e s Cordover. the country between t h e Tiber a n d t h e Euphrates. and t h e Lower Silesia. Armenia. Of cities Cancer rules Amsterdam. Poland. Cancer rules Africa. a s there seems to b e t a certain sympathy existing between ear11 system. Vienna. Corinth. Bristol. Leipsic. Bath. Sicily. Cracow and LeiTaurus rules Persia. Zealand a n d Mengrelia. S t . Scorpio rules Algiers. Portsmouth and Philadelphia. Catalonia. l\Iedia. U p p e r E g y p t and the Oasia. Of . Spiries. Loraine. cities Gemini rules London. Of cities Virgo rules J e r u salem. Minneapolis and S t Paul. Flanders. a n d Charlestown. Damascus.

i ~ n d 1. revolution. B y tracing t h e transits of each individual planet back for several centuries their individual influence will b e noticed very prominent. S a t u r n a n d Uranus being quite e17il. Toledo and Volterioe." Of cities ancl towns Scorpio rules Frankfort on the Oder. Cologne.iti\es are pugnacious. Seville. Ghent. Saxony. Pisces rules Portugal. especially Taranta. rocco. E g y p t . Mexico. Neptune forming aspects t o Saturn causes pestilence. Poland. Tart a r ~ . H ~ ~ n g a r Italy. and carclesa of each other. Normandy.Thr K?. poverty among t h e poorer classes and more or less bad health. Bulgaria. Prussia.n Garrone.. Ratishon. Gallacia in Spain. Mars. (about the 18th d e g r e e ) a n d Messina. Spain and Tuscany. rcgardIcss of blood. Silicia a n d Tiverton. the d e ~ e r of Zara. Uranus o r N e p t u n e is greatly inoreased when Mars forms a s t r o n g aspect t o either one." Of cities and towns Sagittarius rules Buda. also t h e country about Norway. Narbonne. O f t e n when t h e sign ruling : town o r c i t y i not known i t can be L : f o u n d by noticing the general aspects of the planets a t t h e time of some calamity. simplicity and elegance. such a s small-pox. Aquarius rules stony Arabia. a n d K e p t u n e d e p e n d i n g somewhat upon t h e aspects i t forms t o other planets while making t h e transit.-. Moravia. (. Of cities Aquarius rules Hamburg. a n d Abyssinia. a n d iVeckleberg. Nubia and t h e southern p a i t of Asia t Minor.iverpool. Tlluo : K e w York is almost entirely surrounded b y water a n d comes under t h e influence of I I I 1 i I 'I I I . labor strikes and accidents of a n unusual nature. Stutland and Sheffield. Of cities and towns Pisces rules Alexandria. Prcxvince y. of cities and town Capricorn rules Oxford. I n aspect t o Uranus is a favorable t e s t i n ~ o n y warfor fare. Slavonia. Uranus causes discord. T h a t of J u p i t e r being q u i t e beneficial. Piedmont. especially t h e 17th and 18th degrees.Sweden. and t h e liingdom of t h e Moors. Macian. Generally Pllxru will b e found in evil aspect to Saturn or Uranus and in one of t h e a n g l e of thc horoscope. J. Westphalia. Capricorn rules India. Ijrandenburg. Brernen. T h e influence of Saturn. Rotenberg. T h e influence of Saturn is t o cause dull times in general. T r e n t and lngoldstadt. hleoeclonia. A g r e a t deal can b e told concernitig what sign rules a n y city or town by its surroundings and location. Calambria.. R e d Russia. i n d i f f e r e ~ t o danger. Sagittarius rules Arabia. the plague. etc. parts of France between L a Seins. "These inhabitants are lovers of freedom. in France. Tortona and Constance. Naples.

o c-.LESSONS I N ASTROLOGY . Moon and various plane t s a s tlie S u n enters one of the cardinal signs is a testimony of discontent. etc. A favorable testimony for good crops. T h e 7th house. nor a n evil aspect entirely overcome a good one. t o t h e general hr:~!th. the president. T h e 4 t h house.e tho horoscope for t h e exact nlinu t e when t h e S u n enters each of the Cardinal signs of t h e %odi:rc. t o adversaries. etc. speculation. t h e 3rd house t h c n w r fdr?ign neighbors. b u t should there h e conflicting testimonies you will always find t h a t all indications \kill operate before t h e quarter is out. T h e 8th hoilsr. Cancer. T h e aspects which are formed between the S u n a n d Moon have a g r e a t deal of significance a n d t h e house of t h e figure in which t h e S u n and Moon may be in must be also considered particularly when there a r e prominent aspects hetween t h e Sun. A n evil testimony is a barren sign ascending and t h e Moon in a barren sign :IS t h e S u n enters Aries o r Cancer. town or country has a g r e a t deal of signification. T h o 9 t h house. or revolution of sorne kind.nera!.r: tel!:n:. particularly when tllere are prominent aspects between these planets. T h e 6 t h houst?. T h e rjth houw. A good aspect will not entirely overcome a n evil one. u n d t h e s t u d e n t who is following t h e tendency of t h e market will d o well to base his opinion somewhat upon the entrance of t h e S u n into tho Cardinal signs. etu. lJhiladelphia. Ekil aspects between the Sun. . plenty of moisture is to have a fruitful sign asoend and t h e Moon in a fruitful sign as t h e S u n enters Aries a n d Cancer. A more accur:rte a n d finer ~iie:!~~\:l r f .g events is b y the follming system: b[:i:.r:c. t o friendly n a t i o ~ s . These quart e r changes a s t h e i a r e called a r e very noticeable upon speculative markets. Libra a n d Capricorn while a n y of t h e larger planets are in the 151. 4th. distant foreign neighbors. I t should b e remembered t h a t . T h e 1 0 t h house t o t l ~ o s ei n high plares. Moon and various planets. the navy.. 7th or 1 0 t h house of t h e horoscope of a n y city. A prosperous period in qeneral is indicated b y qeneral good aspects between tlie S u n and Moon as t h e S u n enters each quarter of t h e zodiac.e of t h e figure will represent t h e country in gt.rir. t!:e 2nd house t h e financial conditions. a w r y level c ~ u n t r y resembles Leo. dissatisfaction. enerrlies of the nation. T h e 11th house. etc. t o t h e death rate. and often an indication of warfare. T h e entrance of tho S u n into Aries. a n d the 32th house t o t h e private enenlies of t h e nation.-- - - Gemini. T h e first l~*. t h e employment. a n d read i t as you would a horary figure.

causing a corner in Chicago wheat. J. O n e is lead t o beleive by reading t h e daily papers. and t h e N e w Moon for the coming month will occur while t h e S u n is within 20 minutes of t h e equinox. such a position will not occur again for many years.. and t h c N e w Moon : d l occur in t h e same aspect. as f a r as the U n i t e d S t a t e s is concerned. A very rndioal and interesting figure for study is the one for September 23rd 1900. Tile S u n will e n t e r Capricorn on December 21st 1900 and t h e N e w Moon will occur within six degrees of Saturn. Bryan a t the present time has t h e control over mundane affairs. that Wm. A s t h e S u n entered Aries i t formed an opposition with Jupiter. trine G r parallel although good they seldom cause activity i n business. b u t all Astrological students see nothing more in these worthy gentlemen than a medium for the expres<ion of celestial influences. while the sextile. McKinley o r W m . #it is w i t l ~ i n r b of a square aspect t o Saturn. It would be more reasonable for one t o say that coming prosperity is t h e cause of one o r the other's election t o office than t o say t h e eleotion is t h e cause of s o a n d so. square o r nppo. As the S u n enters Libra t h e Moon is also entering this sign. the conjunction. t h e sign Capricorn will ascend a + Chicago. another decided Saturn quarter. catastrophies a n d dissatisfactions in the United States. This is a decidedly Saturn quarter and foretells harclships. o A e the S u n enters Libra. general high prices a n d prosperity in general for the masses. each one holds his position a n d fills his office under exact law. Another quite interesting and decidedly different combination came March 20th 1898. .ition of t h e planets are t h e strong aspects and cause activity.

shows much pecuniary succe5s. l o t h . and if t h e lords of these houses were afflicted a t birth. troubles a n d illness are t o b e expected. T h e Moon on t h e radix ascending shows changes and journeys. If the Bth. 7 t h o r 12th house of t h e radix b e on t h e ascentlant a t t h e revolution. will bring trouble. T h c malefics o n t h e radical ascendant portray indisposition o r accidents. lawsuits o r domestic troubles... . . J u p i t e r i n tho 2 n d i n t h e revolution. . . of t h e revolution. These a r e figures of t h e heavens erected for t h e moment t h e S u n returns t o his place at tlie birth of t h e native. loss of estate o r t h e father. very f a v o r s b l ~indications i n the I I I 1 1 i i . i n t h e 4th.. . -~ . C. If t h e radical horoscope is unfortunate. T h e afHiction of t h e luminaries i n angles b y t h e malefics portrays indisposition. If the same ascendant a s t h e radical one o r in good aspect thereto. if a benefic. i n t h e 3 r d o r 9th. letters a n d journeys. -. g a i n from t h e father a n d t h e acquisition of property.~ . T h e lord of t h e radical second in tho l o t h of t h e revolution shows lucrative business transactions. This is increased b y good aspects.. a fortunate year is portrayed. contention and lawsuits. Mars. Saturn o r U r a n u s in t h e 1st. I n the 1 s t illness or accident. or Revolutionary Figures. . . much misfortune will follow. especially if in good aspect with t h e luminaries. 7th o r 4th. If the ascendant of t h e revolution b e t h e place of a radical malefic. in t h e 7th. brings a ~ u c c e s s f u lyear i n health o r business. Such a figure when erected is generally taken t o indicate the nature of the coming If t h e ascendant of the re:~olutiouary figure b e in square o r opposition to the radical ascendant the year will b e more or less evil one. . -.. also. .LESSONS I N ASTROLOGY. particularly if Ile be lord of the 2nd in the radix. . g a i n by science. i n the 4th. kindred. if the 7 t h of the radix b e on t h e ascendant. especially if they afflict t h e luminaries. T h e reverse is shown b y an angular position of Venus a n d Jupiter. . . . . evil and indisposition a r e t o b e expected. J u p i t e r o r Venus i n t h e place of t h e radical luminaries will b r i n g good fortune in connection with things signified b y t h e houses occupied by t h e luminaries.. . on t h e ascendant o r M. . . bereavement a n d trouble. i n t h e l o t h loss of business o r employment. ~.-- - ~ ~ Solar Revolutions. T h e lord of t h e radical ascendant.

and on days when t h e Moon in its daily motion formed a n y aspect t o Jupiter. Kow. For Speculation. J u p i t e r in good aspect t o i t s own place. 18 of Virgo). if no evil planet forms an aspect t o this place a t t h e present o r f u t u r e time. m e r overlook a n evil a s p e s Thus: J n t h e radix o r wheat horoscope for F e b r u a r y 18th. all good aspects of J u p i t e r t o this place would cause a n advance. 1859. B u t if Saturn o r Mars were in strong aspect (conjunction. i n trine t o Cancer contrary testimonies show otherwise. t h e aspects of t h e planets t o the radix o r positions a t t h e time a certain stock was placed upon the market o r incorporated. on F e b r u a r y 18th.-a t k e Chicago Board of T r a d e was incorporated. the position of t h e planets according to t h e s i g n s of t h e Zodiac and their aspects t o each other. . square o r opposition t o Moon's radix. then t h e aspect of t h e Moon would cause a decline. T w o conditions determine t h e course of t h e market. b u t without t h e Heliocentric system f o r speculation. t h e astrologer i s a s badly off a s h e would b e without his head. J u p i t e r i n Scorpio. 1850. J u p i t e r in Libra i n s t r o n g aspect t o t h e ascenda n t causes rapid advances. t h e Moon's o r Sun's place o r t h e places of o t h e r planets. Second. Thus. the mark e t would advance quiclily. First. the Moon is eighteen degrees of Virgo.LESSONS I N ASTROLOGY. Place t h e planets i n t h e ascendant. There i s n o d o u b t whatever t h a t t h e Heliocentric system shows t h e tendency of all speculative markets. T h e Geocentric system has a f e w indications which a r e of g r e a t value in forming a n opinion a t times.

Saturn has been transiting Sagittarius in equare to the hloonts radix. The terms of the planets. principally while Mars and Saturn were both square to the Moon's radix and Moon by t. You should make several charts of the past year and judge from i t what the market should do. Venus or the Moon. A new Moon coming in good aspect (Trine or Sextile). Jupiter and Uranus act together. Sun. Evil tendencies are when Mars o r Saturn are in strong aspect to the Sun's. then examine the records and see if You can use past records as well as future ones. in Cancer. which are explained e~sewhere. Thos: If Jupiter is in a n y aspect to Uranus. l i During the fall of 1890.ransit was passing one of the strong aspects. I of Trade was incorporated. and has caused a decline. -87 -- . we g e t a very active bull market. to any of the good planets. when Jupiter or Venus are in any aspect t o the radix or other planets. and g e t just as good practice as you would when waiting day by day for markets. Libra. The good intlications are while the various planets are trine or sextile to i.. Moon's or Jupiter's radix or in evil aspect to the ascendant.LESSONS IN ASTROLOGY. general aspects. Moon's o r Jupiter's radix. . favors a strong market. ect. Jupiter.explain considerable on daily tendencies. . Capricorn or Aries. and run no risks whatever. except Mars or Saturn. and both in any good aspect to the Sun.lleir own radix.

Square o r Opposition t o U r a n u s will cause a rapid decline if aapeoting Mars o r Saturn. then a l l aspects will have b u t a moderate effect. etc. V e r y powerful aspects which will cause rapid advances in wheat o r stocks are a s follows: J u p i t e r in Conjunction. b u t all aspects depend somewhat upon t h e conditions which exist a t the ingress of t h e S u n into Aries o r Libra. and considering both Declinatios a n d Longitude. . then t h e aspects in Declination were very powerful and caused active markets i n stocks. Opposition. b y looking back and seeing w h a t has happened dnring years when t h e S u n entered Aries in aspect t o Jupiter. a r e governed t o a g r e a t extent b y t h e elevation of t h e planets. wheat. I refer t o Declination. b y elevation.. o r in conjunction with Moon's north o r south node. square or opposition with Jupiter. W h e n e v e r there a r e aspects between t h e larger planets. I find that Declination is more important than Longitude. Thus. T h e parallel aspect i s more ~ o w e r f u lthan a conjunction.- - ------ a All specu1ati~:e markets. Stock. and a t t h e time of a N e w hloon. Square. J u p i t e r i n conjunction with t h e Moon's north orsouth node. o r a New Moon is formed. Powerful influences f o r a downward tendency a r e Saturn o r Mars i n conjunction. Mercury will cause the same. Railroads ancl Mines. Sextile o r Trine to Uranus. particularly when a N e w Moon occurred i n aspect t o one o r more planets. either good o r evil. b u t if there are no close aspects a t t h e time tho S u n enters Aries. U r a n u s o r N e p t u n e a r e evil when on t h e Moon's node. Thus: T h e Moon in Conjunction. t h e wild or excited markets occur while t h e Moon o r Mercury a r e passing in s t r o n g aspect t o them.

with t h e exception of Virgo: a n d moveable signs. Aphorisms.ord of t h e Ascendant. b u t if besides i t b e in square t o t h e 1. riches. a n d t h e Dragon's H e a d joined with them o r with Mercury. Fixed signs g i v e learninq. a n d she cadent. tho Moon beholding them i n her own dignities. manners a n d conversation. W h e n the Moon i s in Scorpio in square of Saturn i n Leo.Jupiter shall be in t h c setenth. If Saturn b e in Aquarius. such native though t h e eon c-! the ~ n e a n e s peasant. Mercury mixing his Lealns with Mars. o r i n opposition to him when he is partially i n Taurus. Common signs. h e will b e siclrly a n d infirm all the days of his life. -89-- . W h e n V e n u s and . and if such aspect happens in o r from t h e s ~ x t h house. malres the native t o h e counted a fool. c r d t! c K c o n with CLTLeonis. H e that hath t h e Moon in Taurus. he is so indeed. will seldom b e rich. a t some time. is a great argument of a violent death. h e will b e a mere woman-hater. a n d those that have t h e 1)ragon's Tail with J u p i t e r . t h e native sh:~llg e t il g r e a t estate b y means of his wires. the native rarely has either wife o r children. a g r e a t scar o r c u t o n his face. H e that has Mars i n his Ascendant ehall b e exposed t o m a n y d a n gers. especially if from a n a n g l e . but if she be void of ! i g l ~ tand with Saturn. a n d strong. separating from t b e Square o r Opposition of Jupiter. and the S u n with t h e Dragon's ITcctl. Those t h a t h a r e t h e Luminaries unfortunate in A n g l e s will b e a p t to commit suicide. If t h e Dragon's Tail b e with Saturn in square of t h e Moon. s o much t h e worse. and commonly receives. T h e Moon full of light in conjunc*tionwit11 Mare. whence i t appears that those a r e bad nativities that have all t h e planets in Virgo. Those that have Saturn in Opposition to J u p i t e r will never enjoy peace. a n d applying t o a trine of t h e S u n shall obtain very considerable riches.LESSONS I N ASTROLOGY. with the exception of Scorpio. t h e native will b e consunlptive. shall b e wondert fnlly exzlted. with the exception of ('apricorn. in t h e second. Scorpio or Capricorn. W h e n J u p i t e r shall b e in the tenth in trine of Mars.

and hints t h a t t h e child i s none of t h e reputed f. W o m e n that have their A s ~ e n d a n t Moon.. i t is an opportune b time for t h e birth of a poet. JVhen t h e Moon and Jlercury. gives - - - -- the k:. ancl d o behold each other. r T h e RZoon with t h e Ilragon'a Tail in a nativity glves suspicion of t h e mother's honesty. become g r e a t i n t h e world. a t least scarce ever suffer5 lliln t o xixnt or and if the sarne sign ascends. have generally very evil qualities. shall e by that testimony alone. i t buoys u p his spirit \:it!: I: I?. . a n d lord of the ascendant shall he :dl in double-boclicd signs t h e native will be naturally addicted to old opinions a n d curious religious notions. Mars unfortunate in the ninth. ancl for the most part unfortunate. t h e native will b e infnmoqs. pogr-spirited. &fercury and the Moon. b y that alone grow great and erninent. cury in double-bodied signs. Mars.rcxc>test r a c e and sweetness of speech. ) " 11 I he compound rays of Jove. dejectcd fellow. unless they happen to be in reception. Poets are always born.. and so much tile worse if Mars b e in Taurus and the hloon in Scorpio. signifies liars and atheists. not made. Venus and Xer. A man born rrntler this configuration is generally difficult t o overcome either with word^ o r b y force. shall in that place. and Sol and J u p i t e r in the fourth house. Sol in L e o alone raises a man.Jupiter in aspect with the S u n f more esy>eci:illj i n r square opposition t o other evil aspects) will b e proud ancl haught) and yet shall have little cause for it. and therefore when J u p g iter s l ~ a l l e in Virgo. a n d Ascendant. and over t h e places of 3fercury) a n d Moon. ancl makcs hirn master of more than ordinary reason.s begetting.1thcr. t h e native s!~allb e hunch-backed. Venus. W h e n tho Moon is in t h e Mid-heaven in Capricorn and Saturn o r Mars in the fourth.LESSONS IN ASTROLOGY. and t h e Moon in Pisces. %'hen Sol and J u p i t e r rule in t h e ninth. for then many troubles will attend him d u r i n g his whole life. such L native's s o r d will b e regarded as oracles. however. W h o ~ v e h as . t h e native will b e a weak. A native of a city having the same sign ancl d e g r e e ascending with that city. J T l ~ o c ~ v isr born on the d a y of the Vernal Equinox a t noon. \Vl~t>n Mars or t h e Moon shall b e with t h e Ilragon's H e a d or Tail in the twelfth. bringing nothing to perfection. i t will prove iII mannered.. : W h e n the lord of the figure of a Nativity shall be Retrogratle :~qd both w a j s cadent.

nfruitful. Moon o r abcendant. higniticator.T h e root. 1Zc >ieged . Oth. Airy and W . Kode-. Yth. F:lce-Five d e q r e e s of a siwn.A planet i n t h e n e x t stronger house than its own. figure for a certain time. Saturn. g I3arrt. 3d.B r t w r r n t w o pl.T e n iiecrrees of a sign. F a l l -In t h e i i q n following ~ t osw n houso. house.I n aspect (evil) to a n ecil planet. Cusp T h e b r g i n n i n q of a house o r sign.T h e point where a n y planet crosses t h e p l a n e of ecliptic. l o t h . fith. -!I1 - .lcil otller's houses.W h e n a y1. Orb---When t v o plt~netsare within aspc~ct. Uragons . Oriental. 5 Detriment T h e sign opposite t h e house of a planet. t h e point directly overhead. JZalrfice--The r \ il p l a n ~ t s . Occidental .o pl:~netsare In e. a. IIyleg.W h e n a plariet i s west of t h e mid-heaven.H a v i n g no dignity. Pd. iisoensit. I.-E'lery. rI.' each s i g n has six faces. Void of Course-Forming no aspect in t h e sign it is in.Liars. lZatlix o r Radical.120 dcqrees.All rs5rnti:~ldignlty. Ele\gation. 4th. Exalted. Infortunes-Tlle e\ il planets. O r d c r of Honses They rank ss follows: l s t .?'he ruler of a. Tl~rection -7'lie d i s t a n ~ t bet~. 'rcrrns.tnets and in aspect t o both. l l t h .t is east of t h e mid-heaven.H i g h e s t in t h e heavens.T h e tlistancta of a planet north o r south of equator.they a r e within orb. 12th. r&L. I)eclination. . Arillctecl .'l'he ?:istern l-iorizon a t a certain time. Peregren.uminaries---The S u n a n d Bloon. 6th.1-ESSOXS I N ASTROLOGY. A r c -'i'he tlrttance between t w o points in t h e heavens. ( P e e terms of planets).~nt.n I . a t h .n--'l'l~e d ~ s t a n u e planet i s froin t l ~ e a firat d e g r e e of Aries. 'I'ril)licitjr--Tt~cxre are f o u r triplicities. Definitioll of Terms Used. t Lteception-Mlcn t1. ? illecante. Trine.ent w o planets o r a planet a n d cusp. E a r t h y . Dragons' Head--The north node of Moon.Pntl.T h e S u n .r. Dignity-When a planet i s i n i t s own house o r exalted. Conjunction-VC'itlm s c r e n degrees of exact aspect.. hlcridisn . Separation-. ~ t e r y s o cnllcd because i n trine aspcut. I3onrhcs T l ~ e oocl pl:~nets.S a m e a s tenth house.W h e n one planet leCl+es :mother. Uranus. Mid-heaven TI18 tclntb house. ltetroqratle \t'hrn a i ~ l a n e appctrrs t o g o backward.tnt. all--The south node of Moon.

show good effect. will die. I NGEJIINI. for they will surely die. as i t is onIy favorable t o t h e destruction of noxious growth. a scanty crop will result. which is a strong. IN VIRGO. all we have t o d o i s t o learn the influence exerted by t h e planets and a c t accordingly. . 1. makes rapid g r o w t ! ~and abundance of straw a n d tops. movable sign. Ix S c o ~ r ~ r o .which is a watery. and that t h e seasons come and g o without consultation. T h e correct k n o ~ v l e d g e t h e science of planting is one of the of simplest laws of the planetary system. I t is favorable t o g r o w t l ~ n d i n s ~ i r e s n abundant yield. according as t h e Moon is new o r old. whlch is n barren. I N TAURUS. I N ARIH:S. masculine sign. W h e n seed is planted in a barren slgn. does well. fiery sign. I s LIIIRA. ns. b u t not much grain. SEEDS PLANTED WIT11 TIIE MOON. and should b e found as one of the necessary treasures in every household. will d o good for all root crops of quick growth. ' i . which is a movable fiery sign. feminine sign. If planted in a fruitfrll sign. germinate quickly. is a fruitful. grain o r \ t ~ ~ e t a l ~ ine the watery signs l s or new of t h e R/Ioon. Trim no trees or vines when t h e Moon o r E a r t h is in Leo. it is next best after Cancer for producing effects.v C ~ r ~ ~ t r c ~whirh is a m o i ~ and movable sign. which is also a barren sign. I X A ~ r ~ z ~ r which is a n airy. watery. which is a fiery. masculine sign. Tho airy signs a r e t h e best to Ilarvest in. This is a good time t o stir t h e soil and s u b d u e all noxious weeds. a a IN LEO. will produce a onx. governed b y Venus. a s they will surely d e c . die.IrTAKIUS. a full crop will follow. as it is not very favorable time t o plant or transplant. t rapid growth of pulp. J u s t before full Moon is t h e best time t o gather for shipping. is thrown away. movable sign. Seed p1:lrlcetl a t this time produces vigorous pulp.Best Times to Plalaa and Harvest. Never gather fruit. earthy sign. which is a barren sign. as i t is unfavorable to growth of seed o r transplanting. ~ yor sprout. as i t will not grow well. 1. T h e fiery arb second best.r 8 \(. T o b e a successful :~gricnlturist. Knowing that t h e planets have an effect. wiil produce wllich excellent results and is the third best s i g n f o r producing the fruits of the Earth. will not d o well. INCANCER. n n d a reawnable amount of grain. governed b y Mars. fruitful. growth and roots. talli is o r roots.one m u s t understand planetary influence over the vc~getableand animal lcingtloms. will not m a k e a good growth. . which i s a fixed. which is a fruitful. watery sign. IN PISC'E~.

yieldix~gabundant straw or p u l p grov. Here. Potatoes a n d most crops a r c belisved to d o \veil under this sign. I t s other effects are b y rt?fleation in cca:iti-.atitude. s o does Cardan. the opposition of Capricorn.. s o that a n y t h i n g planted with t h e Moon in that s&n partakes of the pecilliarities of t h e Moon. trim as . Gemini is governed b y 3Iercury ancl as t h e infiucncc of hlercury is barrenness. the sign is barren and is only good for t h e purpose of cultivating t h e soil and t o s o b d u e noxious growth. then. has its good influence. also affirms this. l t ie also fruitful a n d movable." s o these other signs are bounded b y their own limits. Movable causing t h e seed t o germinate quickly. an earthly sign. W e find that records for more than 4.. all consult t h e Moon for a knowleclge of the tides.LESSONS I N ASTROLOGY Signs for Planting Purposes. in Korth I. which enables i t t o assimilate moisture beyond t h e qualities of other signs. b u t o w i n g ::to i t s 20? relation t o the S u n which occupics i t frc. causing seed t o come u p cluiolily and g r o w r a ~ ) i d l y . Mercury per.ury sign. Cancer governed b y the Moon. . i t is a moveable sign.~il ?. is t h e best sign f o r destroying noxious growth. it is said. this sign partains t o the heart. acquiring moisture ancl withstanding t h e drouth. I t 13:ing a fiery sign is not considered as good being g o l e r n u d by Idlars. governed b y tho Sun. and especially tliose hours this sign and t h e Moon are rising a r e a1waj. i t falls behind the S u n a n d conseqlaently it is c)c:ci!ltjetl by the 3jo:)n i n its o l d o r last ztages.000 years have laid down the following: 6 i P i e r c e not with iron that part of the body which nlay b e governed b y t h e sign actually held b y t h e Moon.II i u April >!0. ancl t h e square of Aries ancl Libra. Aries has b u t one quality o l value for planting purposes.ations.I:LI. w e have all the qualities combined. hence an .. while t h e s e other signs have t h e reflection of Cancer . insuring an abundant yield. T a u r u s governed b y Venvs has but one q~aIi!y." Claudius Ptolemy. t h e Moon is credited b y all as governing t h e water. d u r i n g t h e p1aiitii:g kensc:i. tains to the air. it also has the trine aspect of Scorpio and Pisces. in his contiloquy. W h e n occupied b y t h e Moon. U T e have not read af a n operation where t h e patient died on t h e operating table i n t h e last thirty years that i t was not in violation of this law.s a critical time. a n d i t [nay b e well t o digress here enough to say that when t h e Moon occupies this sign. '" strean] can rise no higher than itssource. KO o t h e r s i g n is s o favorably situated. Leo.tl~o f roots. with Moon in L e o c u t n o part of the bocly. grow rapidly a n d fruitfully. being a barren fiery sign. At.

or roots and a reasonable amount of grain. has the trine of Cancer and Pisces. watery sign. governed by Saturn. c t . Here we s e n t r i c efforts. as in Gemini is barren and damaging to the earthy quality. the square of Capricorn and opposition of Taurus. is a fruitful. (it is also in square to Aries) and like these signs and their lords. is a barren earthy sign. are in trine and called the fiery triplicities. pulp grows of straw. The last half of this sign is said to be somewhat fruitful. is a fiery sign. which. is a fruitful watery sign." while in Sagitn tarius he is shown as in drouths and electric fires. and is the next best sign after Cancer.trees. for productive effect. and the opposition of Aries. stalks. I t has the aquare of Cancer and Capricorn. like the Moon and Venus disseminate moisture and hold relation to them. is also earthy and is in trine to the other earthy signs and produces rapid pulp growth of straw. governed by Jupiter. or roots and a reasonable amount of grain. has a good effeot. governed by Mercury. vigorous. it has some good effect. an airy sign in trine to the airy signs and are called the airy triplicities. but partakes of the nature somewhat of Mercury. in trine to Taurus and square to Libra. and it being a movable sign its effeot is to produce strong. Leo and Sagittarius. governed by Venus. it is a moist and movable sign. & & ithunder and in rain. Libra. governed by Mars. etc. is opposite to Cancer. Mercury's effect. Scorpio. Capricorn. Virgo. governed by Jupiter. as. as the fire s i g n d r i e s . Pisces. Sagittarius. yet is like Uranus. the great electric disseminator. this is the third best eign for producing the fruits of the earth. Aquariua is accredited to Uranus.

W l ~ i c h e v a rplanet is nearest in aspect to t h e S u n a s i t cnters Aries. central standard time. Signs. cach 100 miles. A l l of us learn from observation. Aquarius is Ilot ant1 moist.i. 3:30 P. s i g n w h i ~ h on t h e horizon is a t the minute t h e S u n enters the quarter. as each planet will have.. T h u s : AIt~rcury antl Jloon arc. tli~ first aspect formed ~nlruedlntely aftcr tlw Sun enters Aries or . but ~nodifiesthe natnre of t l ~ esign sliqhtlr. Cancer. t a k e thc. . ~ r ~1110ist. T h e I l t h degree o f Fct rpio will bc ascendingat Chicago. the nature of tlle sign it is i n a t the time. T o forecast the season. h'o doubt there will b e hot weather a s is customary a t this time of the year. L e o is hot a n d dry. This indicates a cool. sho\\s whnt t!ltb t e ~ n p e r a t u r ewill be. .is cold. quiet. dry.5 f planets d u r i n g the se:iGon o r nlonth. moist. thus:'l'ar~rlrs.lnus is cold a n d 111oiut. windy. then suddenly find that their rule needs revising somewhat. h'eptune cold and wet. Thus:-The 1\1.inti 111oist.- . most quarter. wet. d r y and windy. Pisces is cold a n d wet. Scorpio is cold ant1 wet. Gemini is hot.Judge tlle t e n ~ p e r d t u r erorn the n5pects wht(11 tho S u n will form to the karioL. quiet. Aries is hot. Virgo is cold and dry. i'tanns is cool . Weather. Each planet ta!ies ttic nature o f t h e sign it is in. 1%-~ndy. T o forecast tlle month. the S u n will be o p p o ~ i t e Saturn in ('. Libra is hot. t h c reader nlay b e atr~le add t o the111 o r ]nay find eoi~lc td vqhii. Libra o r Capricorn will show t h e t c ~ ~ n p e r ~ i t u r e and moisture of t h a t quarter.pect. I n i ~ i t r ris Irot . very favorable for t h e crops. of the new Moon. Ertxct the figure o r l ~ o r o ~ c o pwith the e a twelve cusps of the h o u s ~ s n d the planets piaced in their respecti1 u signs of the %odi:ic and houses of t h e horoscope.arefufly the nature of each sign. tirnc.rune 21\t. Even the Lest ~)roplletsfail a t times in forecasting the weather. Capricorn is colt1 ancl dry. form a n opinion which proves to b e correct for a time. ~ Moon in Taurus.L new Moon is fornled. Sagittarius is hot and dry.li. 'I'l~e S u n is 110t ant1 (IT:. ?Lrlien there are no aspects. accordinq to the nature of the siqn and planet aspected. J -9. but t h e average should b e cooler than usual.rrs is 11ot and dry. Yr. Saturn is cold and dry. nt. Care i ~ i u s tb e taken in g e t t i n g t h e exact degree ascending as there is a difierent d e g r e e for S u n enters Cancer . a rl Af. Cancer is cold.!~may need revising sotilevhat. Before d o i n q this.utr. to a g r e a t extent.\'.ASTROLOGY. T h e followitlg indications a r e t h e result of many pears of ob:-c I-vation. and t h e nature of thi. taking the nature of tlle planet they . . you should learn c. moist. you sl~oulcltake the time to t h e ex'lct minute t'iat the S u n e n t e n Arie\.1900.a p r ' c o r n .LESSONS I X .

L c T h e ])ragon's Head. of Capricorn. I n a nativity. t h e prices of wheat. o r in a horoscope. or a Dragon's Tail. of Sagittarius.LESSONS TR ASTROLOGY. is that place in t h e Zodiac where the planet passes above o r below t h e plane of t h e ecliptic. " Mars' “ 'L is 20 20 " of Scorplo.. took a decided drop. '22 " of Capricorn." T h e Moon is in north latitude when i t enters the north Node and in t h e south latitude when in i t s south Node. causes prosperity. or.- -- The Nodes of the Planets." from September 22nid to March 21st. when in i t s north node. Tile Nodes of the Planets. south node. i t came t o a conjunction of Jupiter. T h e N o d e of t h e Moon in mundane affairs. Each planet is more favorable. and lowest in latituda when in it5 south Node just half way between i t s north a n d south Node. markets. if a line was drawn through the earth's equator. of S(-orpio. It can be seen from this that t h e N o d e of t h e E a r t h is t h e first d e g r e e of Arie-. T h e south Node. '' 15 '. " 13 " of Sagittarius. 'I'hus: On o r about March 2 l s t . i t moves backward. cause good o r evil periods in various parts of the world. or is p s s i n g above t h e plane of t h e ecliptic. Uranus' 'I is13 " of Gemini. a s they are called.. this line wonld pass over t h e Sun. D u r i n g May a n d J u n e . t h e Moon's north node came to a conjunction of S a t u r n . Jupiter's " " is 15 " of Cancer. b u t after March 21st until Septemlier %2d. Instead of moving in t h e direction which t h e planets move. of Gemini." will b e t h e d e g r e e directly opposite t h e Dragon's Head. licptune's " " is 13 " of Leo. o r midlrraven. O n September 22nd. Tho N o d e of t h e Moon. i n aspect t o a planet. is as important a s t h e Moon's longitude. with t h e longitude a n d latitude of t h e planets. 1)uring t h e fall months of 1899. each year. i t will depress prices. and is descending a s soon a s it has passed its highest point. I t will b e highest in latitude when in i t s north N o d e . " " 17 " Venus' " " is 17 " OF Taurus. according t o t h e nature of t h e planet aspected. a good aspect of t h e S u n t o t h e N o d e is a good testilnony. " Saturn's " " is 22 " of Cancer. and i s g o i n g north. therefore is ascending in latitude as sooil as i t has passed its lowest point. o r a s i t was called b y t h e ancients. etc." is constantly moving. stocks. the S ~ l n o u l d ~ enter Libra and would " g o south. would b e considered a s favorable o r unfavorable a s if t h e Moon formed this aspect. and passes entirely around the Zodiac in nineteen years. T h e north N o d e of t h e Moon is given in m y Geocentric Ephemeris for each d a y of t h e year. change of sentiment. Mercury's northnode is 23 deg. this line would pass under the Sun. etc. i t would pass t h r o u q i ~ t h e center of t h e S u n . etc.the S u n enters Aries. 1900. - . o r is weak and depressing in its south node. causing very active markets. of Taurus. On a N e w Moon. Thus: A s t h e Moon's N o d e comes into aspect with a planet. a n d as soon a s i t passed this planet. denotes popularity. t h e "Dragon's H e a d " in t h e ascendant. just half way between t h e north and south Node. " " " 13 " of Aquarius. I \ t -96- . t h e Moon's north node was i n conjunction with Uranus. 23 deg.

>l)eor nativity. All that is necessary is an ephemeris which gives the positions of the plrtnetc for the time the question ie propounded. SE( Oh 1) I I O L bE. The Dragon's Tail in the ascenda n t shows the querent i s not sincere. a!! of nr!:ish has previously been given. wealth or poverty. if sincerely asked. end of great advantage to mankind.. circumstances. etc. by following the rules as herein given. however. or if the question is asked by lettar. ~+i:o slieh qupstions as come within the jurisdiction of Judicial r-~sie>t anJer:to~d. friends of brethren. the dignities of the .ell as their detrimeat and fall. Answorv questions concerning lent money.::. Answers questions concerning the state.US\ITERIXG QUESTIONS. aud not attempt to answer questions of your own.liar c ith tile nature of each sign of the Zodiac.. for the current year. FIKST I-IOCSE. mind.he may. Mars in the mid-heaven will give the artist discredit. W h e n a question is asked. the result of any business. Horary Astrology. everything. form. Signification of the Twelve Howses.LESSONS I N ASTROLOGY. accidents. planets as -+. The artist should answer all questions from the exact minute when he or she is asked the question. Before judging a question. or when an individual may be anxious about any ii~lportantmatter. and each planet of our s j s i ~ ~ r n Also. health. the rulers of Louses. Holz~av ASTROLOGY the art of foretelling events from the is position of tl113 heavenly bodies a t the time a question is seriously p r o p ~ u n d e d . then use the time when you actually read the question. you must take i t for granted that no more is meant than is asked. The first two or last two degrees of a sign ascending show the question is not radical. and n table of houscs. T n m-ke a horary figure. Thus: Saturn in the 7th house of the question will spoi! the judgment of the artist. It i s necessary forfho stndent of Horary Astrology to be perfectly i . I N A. the various aspects. loss . and the success of any enterprise. aad stature of the querent. which can be found in White's Ephemeris.$17 - . you proceed exactly as you would to erect a horosc. and may b e attempting to deceive the artist. may be answered by the same figure. see that the time is favorable for such. and if the individual is not h ril artist Ij:ii~colf. journeys of children. o r any circumstance ~ I t which one may be connected with.

cities. Answers questions on brethren. short journeys. and o u r first brother o r sister. estatos. fugitives. o r what thi. etc. partners. Solves questions concerning fathers. beventh hoase denot6. law suits. hills.lH IIOUSC. brothers. childlen's t r a d e a n d honor. betting.s. whether i t will b e well t o remove. pregnancy. lotteries. success of messengers and ernbassadors. \ A n s w e r s questions concerning marriage.. our second brother o r sister. sects. Resolves questions t h a t appertain t o servants. removi n g of manufactures. tenants. purch2sing o r h i r ~ n gland. neighbors. orchartis and fields.loss o r gain. m o ~ e a h l e or rvoo:?s. o r letters. o r suits of law. hidden treasures. description of t h e person t h e inquirer will marry. substance of children. a n d describes t h e person of t h e thief.08- . i t s h o n s a man's friende. churches. '2111 I<]> 11c>r\*>. d e a t h of monarchs. contracts. FOCi'. speculation i n tha f u n d s o r shares. t h e real s t a t e of t h e diseasq. and a person'g first child. sickness of liii~gs. offenders escaped from justice. l o n g journeys of monarchs. FIFTH HOUSE.- - o r gain b. w h e t h r r of a l o n g o r short duration. money ernploj e d in speculation. theft. death of friends. trade of children. d a y laborers. private enemies of servants. l s v e affairs. rumors.friends of children. dancings. whether property lost will b e recovered. brethren of brethren. husband o r wife. d e a d men's goods.r t~affic. tho dcath of wife o r husband. ammunition o r s t r e n g t h of a place beseiged.p : o ~ p t > r ~ ( y a t i v e r i ~ t y . Answers questions relating t o children. stewards. aunts. a n d t h e istue of eyery unclertaking. private enemies of wives. messengers. children of friends. castles. SIXTlI HOUSE. cousins. music a n d merriment. farmers. w l ~ e t h e r favorable or not. charters. towns. houses. personal effects of fathers. pleasure. SEVENTII HOUSE. chxlrches and t h e trade of servants. clerks. I t d c ~ l o t e st h e house o r tenement of t h e qucrent. sisters. land. kindred of t h e father's side. o r runaways. shepherds. private enc:ilies of fathers. epistles. trade of husbands. brethren of fathers. small cattle. clubs. whether t o b u y . entrcnchmon-ts. mutations. a n d brethren o r sister's short journeys. children of private enemies. health of sons and daughters. private enemies of brcthrsn. particulars rolating t o uncles. dreams. gardens. horse and foot racing. l o n g journeys of lovers. and public enemies. t h e recovery of a sick person. t h i n g s mislaid. games. substance of brethren. g r a n d fathers. sweethearts.

advowsons. Saturn. dcx::th of private enemies. i n battl. Answers questions concerning deaths. chilclrc~nof brot!:crs o r sirtc. eneniies of cliildren. : ~ n ~ b a s s a d o r sn d advisers. TTVE1. aflliction. - --- --~- ___ o r sell a t given periocla. honor a n d preferment if attainable. El(. w l ~ ois victorious.a~. o . relations on the mother's side. brethren of scrvants. wills. .y of a partncr. d e a t h of cllildren. science a n d learning. iil astrology i t signities t h e artist. legacies. trusts. perfidy of friends. secret e~:clnic. sorrow. pnrtncrshi. assassination. . i ~ e a l t h fathers.. insurance. t h e gaining of office. hlars o r the hloon. wife. banished persons. clliiclrc~nof servants.rs. 'ulnslll:emy. nlagistrates a n d masters. sieliness of wives o r llusbnnds. preferment i n t h e church. p1c. Inen with whom w e have comnlon derrlirrgs. -- ~~- - - - .^.:. success of books. Answers questions concerlling t r i b i l l ~ t i o n sorrow. o u r enemies' enemies. t h e substance of friends. fines. o r tenants. i b S T l I IIOUSX. hope. trade of bretllren. nialice. labor.3 for which a man is most fit. short journeys of mothers. s u b stance talren away b y thieves. fcctue of u n i n ~ a l s previous t o birth. .~in trade. treason. private enemies of friends. drfenc!ants in lawsaits. -~ . o u r of grandchildren. profit a n d success of voyages and travels. substance of a second brother o r sister. nioil~cr'sfirst brotlicr o r sister..STROLOGY. banks. prisonment. expectance o r dasiro. g a i n s b y l o n g journeys o r b y arts and sciences. our third c l ~ i l d a n d o u r fourth brother a n d sister. husband o r eneniy. o u r tllird brothcr o r sister. kind r e d of wives. children of servants. I t clencaies t h e luotller o r father-inlaw of t h e q u e r e n t . sickness of brethren. ill-placed herein shows unfortunate marriage.LESSONS I N I\. clergy. o u r brotller o r sister's l o n g journeys.s: suicide. NIS'YlI I I O U S E . im. o r of a public foe. t h e busines.F'l'II 11O(-Si.ri. lawyers. servants' enemies. Uranus. nobles. Answers inquiries conceriing kings.l~:VEh-'rll lIoLis:<.ss. appointment o r employment. a tlle substance of n~onarclis. death of fathers. dowry of wife o r husband. in physics t h e physician. benefice. l a r g e cattle. Answers inquiries relative to friencls. o r ~ u a s t c r r ~i~isi. persecutio~l. l<l.II'I'lI I l O U S E . sickness of servants. bonds. flatterers. sielrness of cllildren generally. . a n d o u r sc~col-idchild. propert. our fifth brother o r sister. Solves all questions concerning the safety.

meaning that when tho rulers a r e applying to an aspect when an other planet forms an evil aspect t o one of the rulers before tbe r u l i n g planets can cornplete their aspect. b u t e v e n t s may b e brought about b y other means. E v e n t s a r e prevented b y tlic aspects of t h e rulers being evil and inharmonious o r b y what is comruonly known a s "frustrations". T h e ruler which is afflicted is t h e one which prevents t h e event t a k i n g place. I -100- . This question of frustration has been t h e means of preventing the good results so often pronounced b y careless artrologers who think themselves too wise t o b e outclassed by othef influences. in t h e same manner a s t w o persons faili n g to a g r e e when t h e third p a r t y intercedes a n d b r i n g about t h e desired result. I n order t o determine this point a clear judgment and a n unprejudiced mind i s absolutely necessary. Should you find t h e rulers of t h e houses i n question not i n aspect with each other t h e chances of t h e e v e n t t a k i n g place a r e lessened. b u t t o g e t this effect t h e planet t o which t h e rulers collection apply should b e t h e larger. If this occurs after t h e aspects between t h e rulers a r e passed i t indicates t h a t t h e rulers came to a n agreement through t h e council a n d assistance of t h e person described b y t h e translator. therefore read from science a n d not frcm your own opinion. and i t will b e found t h a t t l ~ i s h a s greater effect when all aspects are good. tlius carrying t h e good offices of one planet t o t h e other. T h e first point for consideration in all horary questions i s t o J e termine whether o r not an event inquired of will transpire and if not. then look t o t h e rulers of t h e houses to which y o u r question refers.-- - --- General Rules. If you find them applying t o a n aspect t h e chances of t h e event t a k i n g place a r e very probable. I n this respect t h e principal point t o consider is: A f t e r erecting t h e figure for t h e h o u r a n d minute of your question. Another method of bringing a b o u t events may b e mentioned a s t h e "translation of light" in which case t h e Moon(and often Mercory)move from an aspect of o n e ruler t o a n aspect of the other. O n e cannot answer o r a t t e m p t t o answer ir question when they a r e extremely desirous of i t s answer being exactly what they desire it. t h e reason for i t s prevention. Upon this point rests about all t h e chances for succes which t h e astrologer m a y have. which i s expressed as a 'Lcollection of light". a n d by this method often b r i n g about a n event. m e n if t h e aspect b e evil. such as: T h e rulers of t h e houses in question forming an aspect t o another planet.

- H a v i n g learnad that 2n evcnt will t r n n ~ p i r e t h e next point t o consider ib the time when i t will t a k e place. nothing b u t experience a n d a few d e c i d e d failures will teach o n e t h e value of a d h e r i n g strictly t o established rules. This table should b e studied carefully.- - - -. . I \3 Z. if from succeede n t l ~ o u s e s o fixed signs each d e g r e e between t h e aspects would t require one y e a r in time: etc. while if north they c u t i t short.LESSONS I N :\STROLOC. J u u ~ a r ~ s ~TIME.EENTS.- . and here we strike one of t h e most most difficult problems of I h r a r y Astrology. If y o u find t h e indicatmns mixed youshould be all t h e more careful. . a s i t is quite impossible t o sliglsh this part of answering questions a n d expect to meet with success in y o u r attempts. 5 t h 7 8 t h and 11th.. I I T I ~ ~ X j ongnyx G i v e Months. a s t h e table plainly points out. You will readily notice that planets forming aspects from angles a n d movable s i g n s require d a y s for each d e g r e e between their a s pects before t h e e v e n t will transpire. I f aspecting from a n g l e s to fixed signs each d e g r e e would require o n e month. b u t if transits are favorable they point out t h e most probable time of t h e culmination of events. S t u d y i t carefully. j Give Years. J u d g m e n t based upon surrounding conditions a r e worse than useless a n d should never be resorted to. This metlrod of approximating time shows the force of directions a n d not t e n d i n g to prove that a transit will b r i n g about t h e event. - -. 9th and 12th. o r t h e 2nd.- WHEN EVENTSTAJCE PLACE. --. 1 \ I i k- NOTE-'~Caclent" fiouses a r e t h e 31-46th.\'. Coinmon s i g n s 1 -L%mmon Signs .-. 4th7 7th a n d 10th.I '= l & 1 1 S? Give Days. VCTe append a table from Simnionite.. -Connrion S i g n s IITR?X Fixed Signs tr Sveeksi G i v e Months. Fixed Signs 1 Fixed Signs TC3&\5 I Q ~ E : 8 GiveMonths Give Years Q n z 1 1 8 Q T I ~ > T Unknown. 1 CADENTS. which will a t once clear away much of t h e d i s c u l t y i n a p p r o x i ~ u d t i n gtime. T o j u d g e time correctly. b6Succeedent" houses are those just in advance of the angles. OF ANGLES. P l a n e t s when aspecting a n d their latitude well south is supposed t o I)rolong events i n their culmination. o r those falling below t h e angles. T h e a n g l e s being the l s t . MovableSigns orab able S i g n s Movable S i g n s ? ' Q = % I 1 1 i . b u t we d o not place a very high opinion upon this point.

. t h e 5th. If your question refers t o t h e father. QUESTIONS OF Tllh: I1OUSE. -. either directly. if t o ohildren.. N e a r l y all mistakes in answering questions come about by choosi n g the wrong planet t o represent t h e matter inquired of. and kind of ill health t o b e expected. etc. while t h e Moon is also important and may be called t h e co-ruler. t h e 1 0 t h for t h e mother.LESSONS I N ASTROLOGY. d a n g e r from animals. F o r t h e health of parents. etc.. translation. etc. b u t many a r e inclined t o make trouble for themselves a n d t o find indication i n t h e figure that never existed. a n d t h e Moon also s t r o n g a n d w e l l aspected you may conclude t h a t n o ill health is impending. Again. I t is useless t o look f o ~h e t aspects of planet which has no ruling in t h e question a t all. a n d if afflictecl in -102- . etc.. etc. falls by public bodies. Mars in t h e 1 s t and afflicting t h e S u n o r I\loon threatens acciclents. wounds. Uranus. hurts. Saturn. t h e r u l e r of t h e 4 t h will represent him. T h e 6th house is t h e house of sickness. therefore t h e ruler of t h e 1 s t afllicted therein shows sickness. I n ansviering questions use t h e greatest care i n choosing t h e proper planets t o j u d g e from. b y collection. brothers. You will find all you can readily handle i n t h e figure a s indicators.--. smothering. t h e ruler of t h e house referring t o t h e m a t t e r inquired of is t h e planet t o look to. etc. Wil1:my health continue good? T h e weak parts of t h e body. T h e only point t o attend is t o find whether o r not t h e rulers of t h e matter inquired of a r e a p p l y i n g t o a n aspect. b u t should y o u find them afflicted and weak you may expect ill health o r bodily weakness affecting that p a r t of t h e body where t h e rulers and afflicting plane n t s a r e located. friends. T h e ruler of t h e l t h house and t h e Moon rtrles these questions a n d all related t o this house. that t h e constitution i s strong. in such a manner a s will carry o u t t h e point. R e a d very carefully t o what each house refers and when t h e horoscope f o r t h e question i s erected. Always remember t h a t t h e ruler of t h e 1st house i s ruling h e w h o asks t h e question. b u t with a little care this is easily avoided. proceed i n t h e same manner b u t use iho Moon a n d ruler of the house representing such parties. Evil planets i n t h e 1 s t house a r e detrimental t o health unless t h y a r e well aspected b y t h e S u n a n d Moon.. A m I likely t o b e aflicted b y a n y dangerous o r chronic Jiseaees? W i l l a sick friend recover? about t h e probable duration of life. N e v e r m a k e confusion of y o u r question. If y o u find t h e ruler of t h e 1st house well aspected and strong i n t h e figure. d a n g e r b y machinery. Health.

desiring to be -. O Tliis house and its ruler refers to brothers. Moon and Venus generosity.. etc. i t indicates that the debtor does not intend to pay. the 8th often indicates a violent death.. neighbors. I n loaning money the ruler of the 2nd should not be afflicted o r weak and no evil planets in the 2nd o r aillicting its cusp. If the question refers to the father's finances then look to the 5th house or 2nd fl. The ruler of the 1st house also shows the dcscrigtion of the party P ~ ~ L I ~ : s ~ O B ~ l1E SPCO:.-. For recovering debts look to the ruler of the 1st and 2nd for the party inquiring and to the 7th and 8th for the debtor. Uranus. -. sisters. well aspected indicates good fortune in money mattere. but if aflicted the reverse. and if the ruler thereof be fortunate and strong you may conclude that such parties are in fortunate conditions. not wanting in the necessities of life. that liar. but if the ruler o the 3rd be approaching an Y aliliction there is soon to be a turn in the tide of fortune. and the same with borrowing. and so on for other parties. Repcxts and runlors also belong to this house and when hearing a report and you find the ruler of t h e 3rd and the Moon well aspected you may conclude that the report in most respects is truo.LESSONS I N ASTROLOGY.-----1--.--. Mercury ancl Uranus shows a dissatisfied nature. If you find the rulers of the 7th and 8th etrong and aspecting the ruler of 1st and 2nd in indicates that the party will pay.. QL'ESTIONSF THE TIIIRI) IIOUSE. ancl such planets thercin as the Moon.0~1 the 4th. but if the ruler of the 8th be afflicted his finances are low and he may not be able to pay. or tho Sun ill :tepectrd in the 2nd shows extravagance. B'inanr:ce come under tho rule of this house and hllould you find e v ~ pl. This house and its ruler rule short journeys.103 - . is dif1icu:t for one t o accuinulate money. while if the ruler of the 7th or 8th afflict the 1st or 2nd. I o 1\ I ) IiOlihI:. but if they are afiiioted then judge the reverse. if the mother's choose the 11th or 2nd from the loth.. Sat- urn l'overty. Jupiter. Venus or ruler of the 1st herein. F o r collecting wages look to the 10th and 11th houses and their rulers. 8i1ould the Sun and Moon be afflicted such parties seldom acculnulate any amount of money.lnr:s in this house or the ruler of tl:o 2nd hoase afaicted you l mdy c o ~ l c l ~ l d e is. its nature isshown from the character and location of the aMicting planct.

. a n d all questions concerning speculation. also reprc2sents ltgacies fro111 the father.---.en tied c : . risky ventures. If Saturn. Q V I : \ ~ I O S S TIII: F O l 1:: I l I. J u p i t e r s t r o n g and well aspected i n t h e 4 t h indicate t h e party inquiring is likely t o have a legacy left him b y his father. It. 1 n be affIic. Moon. Uranus.-. b u t if Mars. and Mars b u t if t h e y a r e weak one will generally lose. Matters referring t o children a r e much t h e same. and is also said t o rulesirall animals. especially s o with Jupiter. I t i s generally concrded t o rule t h e father :~ccf to repres e n t his condition. a c t i ~ e. Y!toultl 3 o a find cviI p l n n ~ t sherein you may conc!ude tilc father . QCCSI'IONS OF TIIB FIFTH IIOUSE. p e t s and poultry.lr. ancl if badly aMieted with the aspects approaching t h e ill l ~ e a l t h will ncvcr leave its victim alive.such parties should beware of speculation. 01" Questions concerning t h e 4th housc z r r impnrtant and i n f a ~ g ta l l questions relate more o r less tu this 1:oasc a s i t ia tlle end o f a!: nlalters. V e n u s U r a n u s o r Saturn a r e in t h e 5 t h a n d weak. If t h e S u n o r Alnon be bndlg :iKf.ci~~d herein and t h e aspect is passcd i t generally indicates t h a t t h e father is dead o r h a s lately been i n bery unfortilnate conditions.t g ~ n r r a l ! y contented vyl. Mars o r J u p i t e r ha situatcri herein a n d well aspected i t shows t h e father t o b e fartunttte.t!:~ 5 . i n aboi?t a n d nc. e i r .. QUESITONS OF 3111E SIYTII ITOUR>!.-.-. T h e 5th house rules matters pertaining t o childran. S a t u r n ci.ctcrl allon s ?:in b y short journeys. good health a n d a l o n g life. servants. Good planets in t h e 5th a n d s t r o n g indicates good fort u n e with children.tcd herein -- shows t h e rcverse a n d d a n g e r of accicleots wlicn travelling. t h e Sun. Good planets here a n d strong shows good success in hiring labor -1 01- . T h o ruler of tho 1 s t herein and weak sllo\vs t h e inquirer t o b e sickly. a n d likely t o live many years. t h e S u n o r M a r s b e located in this house and affficted i t denotes t h a t children will not b e s t r o n g a n d if t h e aspects a r e approaching there is ill fortune i n store for them according t o tlie nature of t h e afiiction. speculation. If you find t h e ruler of t h e 5 t h s t r o n g a n d well aspectedand g o o d planets in t h e 5th a n d s t r o n g it indicates that such persons can make by speculation o r b y risky enterprises.c.: in some way aifiictcd. b u t if liars. while if t h e Sun. P1:lncts 11cr:~in a n d fortuo:itz~y a. Many planets i n this sign shows a desire to speculate. b u t if past s o t h e evil is a b a t i n g a n d will soon dis::ppoar.--.(:L\E. T h e 6 t h house refers t o sickness.-nlu. if e ~ i la s pects a r e approaching this housc o r i t s ruler shows misfortrtnr in store for tlie father..I in one ~ !n c p1ac.

. t l S.~:in nnci well aspected s i l o ~ v searning ancl advancement i n i c l c ~ u eb u t c. Jupiter. T h e r u l e r of the :st herein 2nd amicted shows much opposition in life.~. Uranus. J u p i t e r herein and s t r o n g shows financial qain by marriage.>orl llcrein a n d well as~>c(. Evil planets in this 11ouse showe t h a t the person asking t h e question u i l l never lcherlt money .. Mercury o r K e p t u n e 01. fighting a n d quarreling in domestic relatiocs. l QUT. b u t if afliicbted ilieir belief is uni rl.y in such. part. G m n u s .1y have money d u e 'them b u t will never g e t it.~:lus here shows more t h a t one marriage.r C'cnrls llere ant1 s t r o n g indicates favorable f o r a n inheritance a n ~ n natural death. S u n <. N.ates n pious nsitare. Saturn weak i n t h e 7 t h either indicates no marriage a t all or coctinual inhnrmony a n d t h e d e a t h cf t h e marriage partner. Mars Fiero and weak shows continually inharnlony.c+rd Ilercin by the 8 t h i t indicates c1e:~thi n a foreiyn country. QUE'~. Venn?. brothers a n d 2istt. I n questions of lav.!turn herein ~ t ~ o w* _.! 11 IIOUSE. Saturn. T h e ruler of t h e first herein a n d badly affiictecl shows a violent death. good success public enterprises.joorncv* if tire fjoute be movable. v!ii!e if t h e ruler b e badly afll. 1 - T h e 7th house and its ruler must b e considered in all questions. science. Jloon a n d Surl strongiy pl::ced i~ this house shows good success in hanilling suclr l i t e stock a s is ruled by this house. _ o r !$'ereury herein s h o u s lonq . ners.I:OXL.I~. Jupiter. T h e ruler of the 1 s t in t h e 7 t h ancl a movable s i g n shows that one t o b e very ~ h i l n g e a b l e . rclii<ion.-. a s i t i s opposite t h e I s t .th h.. public enemies.LESSONS I N ASTROLOGY. &Icon lo!s e tlrr . a n d also represents t h e irlarriage partner. -. in t h e 9th a n d btronq shows love for the occnlt : ~ ~ qootl ahi1it. according t o t h e n. \ Cy - 106 ..\l. it rules adversaries.. Jupiter.il planets here l s1:o:vs t h e reverse. for . jealousy a n d often much cause for it. Good pl:~n. T H E : E ~ G I I T IIOUSE. property of t h e es wife : ~ n dis said t o b e t h e house of death.- a n d with those who inay b e workinp onder t h e p a r t y inquiring. OF This house and its r ~ ~ l represents inheritance. Ur.iture of tho affliction a n d t h e plxnet causing it.:STIOXSO F 'TITI3 XI>.id\.. Q ~ ~ ' s l l 0 S0 8 p I i l E SlEVENlII lIOC4X. r the S c n bqtlly n!l!ictcil llerein o "--A*--. if g o o d planets a r e located herein b u t affiicted one r 1.suits i t i s b e t t e r t o have t h e evil planets amicting the 7th and its ruler.il in all things. G o o d planets i n tho 7th and s t r o n g shows success and harmony in marriage life.yxrlons.te:lnc?ic.r. a s t h e 7th rules the adversary. partnership ant1 many influential frends. $!Id* -. t h e S u n or . TLis house refers t o long journeys. of tlac wife.

. Jupiter. t h e reverse. s o with Venus. Jupiter. sorrow-$. Uranus o r Mercury afAictz. secret opposition.. and fcw if a n y secret enemies. .. suoll a s horses. Venur. U r a n u s i n t h e 10th shows adaptability a n d one t h a t can make a showing a t anyt h i n g they undertake. Saturn. QUESTIONS OF TIIE ELEVENTII IIOUSE. Noon or S u n strongly placed in this hucse shows ~ o s e c r e enemi-:. Mars o r Mercury afflicted here shows deceitful a n d undermining friends a n d it i s not well t o trust them. --- - - - - -- shows d a n g e r t o life and person when t a k i n g l o n g journnys. S e e 2nd house also for collecting debts.-. imprisonnient. etc. Good planets here shows success i n g e t t i n g employment. b u t i t seems quite impossible for them t o accumulate money. J u p i t e r o r t h e S u n here and well aspected is t h e most fortunate position that can possibly b e had. a n d t h e good coming from such questions is not lasting.. &UC4brIOT-TS O F TIIB TEXTH IIOUSE. T h i s house rules masters a n d thoss w h o employ labor. profession and general g o o d fortune. Moon o r Sun. If t h e ruler of t h e 10th b e in good aspect i t shows success i n collecting wages. This house refers t o secret enemies.l hercin sl:ows trouble in religiolis matters. b u t if Saturn b e placed here i t i s s u r e t o bring one t o poverty. particularly if the aspect is approaci~ing. etc. T h i s hollae refers t o friends. t a n d no indications of imprisonment. and is siad by some t o rule l a r g e animals. Q U X S T I OO FHT1IE ~ T W E L F T f l EIOUSE. b u t if past t h e event should have taken place. b u t if amicting. T h e S u n afliicted herein indicates d a n g e r of imprisonment. etc. lawsuits. Mars afflicted shows quite t h e same. . financial success. a n d use t h e 10th and 1 1 t h i n same manner a s 7 t h a n d 8th. $Tars o r Satnrn afflicting tho S u n o r Moon i n this house often shnws hurts by large animals. success i n tursting important matters with friends. therefore should t h e ruler of t h e 10th be i n g o o d aspect t o t h e ruler of t h e 1 s t i t shows harmony between employer a n d employe. a s i t indicates continual good fortune. y:i~ticularly if t h e aspects are approaching. If good planets a r e strongly placed in this house t h e native will enjoy t h e best of life on all occasions. a n d if g o o d planets a r e situated i n t h e 11th one may expect much assistance from friends.. and much valuable assistance through life. Tlle 1 0 t h house is n e x t i n importance t o t h e 1 s t a s i t rules honora. If p o d planets a r e well placecl it shows good succes i n stock raising. Mars here a n d aMicted will b r i n g dishonor a t some time in life. -- ". wild beasts. G o c d . cattle. evil ones t h e reverse. many valuable friends a n d a high position in life.

107 I n the . 111 the 2nd. and science. I n the '7th --Denotes marriage by traveling. journeys and removals. 'Pn the 4th-Traveling for possessions or estate. ilCLElZ O F T H E FOCRTII HOUSE. RULI:C O F TI112 S E C O S D UOUSX. In the 1st-12iches and good fortune. or by the dead. or the government. Ln the '7th-Riches by marriage.LESSONS IN ASTROLOGY.Wealth by religion or long journeys. In the 9tt1-. .Wealth and prosperity. BLLXl< O F THE TIIIRi) IIOUSE. and denotes his brethren or kindred to be deceitful. L the Citkl-Sickness through journeys. I n the 12th-Danger of enemies.Legbcies and riches by the father. I n the 3rd-Gain by the brethren and peregrinations. and youthful pelsons. I n the 8th-ltichrs by legacies. In the 10th-Mercantile or professional journeys. I n the 3rd-Gain by traveling or neighbors. In the 1st-A propensity to gaming. In the 5th-Pleasn ant journeys. I n the 12th-Gain by great cattle or secret arts.Extensive journeys. In the 5th-Naturally denotes riches by gaming. I n the 8th-Death while traveling. In the 9th-. i n the 11th--Money by friends. and many children. or public business. and imprisonment while traveling. In the 1st-Many RULER O F TIIX F I F T l l IIOUSE. In the 4th-. In the 10th-Wealth by trade or merchandise. In the 11th-Good friends while absent. In the 6th-&Iches by illferior persons or small beasts. I n the 2nd-Riches by the same.

I n t h e 11th--Legacies a m o n g friends. I n the 5th-Fortunate in children o r speoulations I n the 6th-Sickness amongst hip family I n the 7th-Family discord and loss b y theft. I n the 4th--Estates b y some discovery o r gaming. anti contentions with religious persons. I n t h e 1st-Sickness through himself. I n the 12th-An unhappy marriage. ancl wastefa1 do~nestics. I n t h e 5th--Sickness b y inte~nperance.-. 4n the 12th--Unhappiness and enmity b y children and ruin through gaming or play. I n the Otil. I n the 4th-An estate by rllarriage. a n d himself b e in some excessive fear o r anxiety concerning a death. o r of a of sickness i t is incarable. I n t h e 7th-Be lawsuits. b u t rival:! of his profession. I n the 10th-In a question d e notes death among relatives. o r b y t h e querents own irregularities. and sickness. o r small beasts. f . In t h e 9th-Death in a distant land. I n tl:o 11th--Friends by illeans of his family. I n the 12th-lmprisonment o r private enemies. I n t h e 6th-Good servants o r domestics. I n the 8th-Dangerous illness. I n the 3rd-Journeys with o r through young persons. I n the 9th-Sickness while traveling. RULER O F i"llIC S I X T H IIOUSE. death of servants. I n t h e 7th-Public lawsuits with servants. I n t h e 7th-Death public enemy. I n t h e 5th-Unfortunate children a n d d a n g e r of death b y intemperance. I n t h e Sr!l--IIis cl~ildrena r e born t o t r a l e l . I n t h e 2nd-Riches by the dead. I n t h e 2nd--Loss of money b y servants or sickness. I n t h e 4th--Danger of d e a t l ~b y ruinous buildings o r falls. i n t h e 10th-EIonorable children anti renown in spect. I n the 3rd-Short journeys a r e dangerous. I n t h e 9th-A marriage with a female from a far distant land. b y servants. I n t h e 6th--In a question of t h e wife. 1 . and p!e. I n the 8th-In a question denotes d e a t h of uhildren. In the 8tl1-Money by marriage. I n the 3rd--Sickness in his short journeys.friends. I I n t h e 1st-Public eneniies a t hand. I n the 4th-Loss of inheritance. o r b y means of speculations or gaming.' TIIE S3:VEN'I'II ILOUSE. I n tlro 11th-Public opponents among his friends. 1 RULER O B TIIE B:I(. jealousy a n d vexation. I n t h e 3rd-I'uhlic a n d neighbors. I n t h e 12th-A private enetny will die.zsant friends.A s i ~ k l y is fortunate i n wife a n d evil disposed servants. - - --- - 2nd-Riches by speculations of all kinds.lations. --I08 - v. b u t 119 will lose his wifc. or marriage.a n d sicltly children. o r loss by speuulat~on. I n t h e 5thA quarrelsome family. b u t also mortality. I n t h e 10th-Sickness through some disgrace. lLULElt 01. p i n b y the dead..- - - - - . I n the 11th-Sickness among. I I I n t h e 1st-Danger of death b y suicide. o r in his family. I n t h e 10th-An honorablt: wife. I n t h e 2ndopponent^ among brethren Gain b y marriage.IITII IIOUSE. I n the 8th-A natural death.

- RULER O F T H E NIN'rlI IIOUSE. I n t h e 2nd--Riches by eea. I n t h e 2ndRich b y industry o r trade. I n the 3rd-The q u e r e n t ecclesiastical i n will soon travel o r remove. connections a r e desirable. I n the 5th--Vexatious children and loss b y gaming. zumn OF TIIE TENTII IIOUSE. I n the 2nd-Enemies will cause the loss of money. I n t h e 11th-Noble o r eminent friends. I n t h e 4th-Denotes honor and good estate. I n the 11th-Valuable disinterested friends. I n t h e 8th-Gain by legacies o r lawsuits. Death of the wife's lrindred. I n t h e 6th--Sickness through traveling. I n t h e 5th-Dutiful children. I n t h e 10th--Honorable friends a m o n g the great. I n the 5th-Honor through speculatiou. I n t h e 9th-Honorable voyages.--These indications a r e modified b y good o r evil aspects t o -109 - . .LESSONS I N ASTROLOGY. I n t h e 11th-Hc will b e fortunate in voya g e s a n d journeys. I n t h e 4th-Inheritance through friends. I n t h e 3rd-Respect a m o n g lrindred a n d neighbors. science o r traveling. '. I n 3t h e 8th-Death of enemies. or imprisonment is near at hand. I n t h e 5th-Denotes a person given t o free living.awsuits and family discord. 111 t h e 9th-Vexation concerning voyages o r religious persons. I n t h e 7th-A wife wllose friendships and. I n t h e 7th-1. I n t h e 10th. I n t h e 12th--The querent will overconlc his NOTE. I n t h e 1st-Denotes honor or preferment a t hand. I n t h e 1st-He is likely t o travel. I n the 9tl1--T h e querent will b e a traveler. I n t h e 1st-Danger of arrest. I n the 2nd-By friends h e will increaee his estate. I n t h e 10th-Distant preferment b y means of his merit. In t h e 8th-Persecution concerning religion. RULER O F T H E ELEVE&-TI1 IIOUSE.Deceitful o r pretended friends. I n t h e 11th.Eminent glory a n d renown. B U L E R O F T l I X T\VEI. I n the 7th-Honorable connection b y marriage. I n the 12thPretended friends who a r e i n reality enemies. I n the 8th-Denotes d e a t h of friends is near a t hand. I n t h e 4th-Denotes heritance. I n t h e 10th-Enemies affecting the credit.FTII IIOUSE. I n t h e 6th-Servants are faithful. and gain by speculations. I n t h e 12th-Infinite vexation while traveling. I n t h e 6th-Loss of credit a n d sickness. I n t h e 12th-Secret vexation loss of honor. I n t h e 1st-Friends and supporters a r e t o b e expected. I n the 9th-Friends b y learning. I n t h e 7th--Public enelllies a m o n g religious o r sea-faring persons. a u d children born t o g r e a t respectability in life. I n the 6th-Dishonest servants. o r some particular science. vexatious letters a n d epistles I n t h e 4 t i i 1. I n t h e 3rd-Deceitful kinc'red.oss of estate through enemies. I n t h e 3rd-In short journeys h e will meet friends. o r t h e church.

pleasant social affairs. and ability. and should b e guarded i n his transactions. o-loomy. i t favors travel. changes come v e r j ~ cpig9ulidy. V e n u s in t h e ascendant. h e is sharp. t l ~ e artist may execute a f i q ~ ~ . fearful about what h e inquires. b u t if U r a n u s b e @icted.General Judgment. t h e querent is liable t o soine disappoint. A f t e r j u d g i n g t h e ascendant. b u t of a benefioial n a t ~ l u .) l J t a ~ o sin t h e ascendant2well wyected. signifies a sudden change. but must be careful not to prrdii t radically good or evil conditions i n t h e future. Often will one apply t o a n Astrologer with no radical question to ask. ancl is not a particularly evil indication. unless afflicted. the : same sign will ascend a s was ascending a t t h e time of birth. and if t h e querent ask concerning marriage. Mars in t h e ascendant. changes. and j u d g e it in a general way. i t b is a testimony that t h e querent is not as honest o r straightforward in his dealings as h e might be. then t h e querent is liable t o q u a r rels a n d disputes. (1 have ia 1 i testecl this i n hundreds of cases. its ruler. scientific. t h e ascendant b e a moveable o r ~ c o m m osign. General!y when o n e visits a n Astrologer of his own accord. i t is favorable. accidents o r iil-health. then consicler t h 3 1 0 t h house. loss o r injury. well aspectecl. planets therein a n d thtiir aspects. success and good fortune. desires knowledge. is a generaliy fortunate testimony. friends. y e t is very sincere a n d earnestly dekires to know t h e general conditions which surround him o r her. in t h e ascendant. shows t h e querent is curious. tricky and may b e thievish. b Saturn in t h e ascendant.u t very slowly if a fixed sign. shows t h e querent is down-hearted. a n d if Saturn bo afflicted. shows arnbitior. tln1e. the planets therein. J u p i t e r in ascendant. well aspected. is a testimony of good health. weli aspected. is a testimony favorable in a n y cluestion. and tlieir aspects. Mercury i n the ascendant. and i t will offset o r modify many evils indicated by other aspects. 3.--ED. b u t if i n his d e t r i n e l ~ o r t fall and amicted b y evil aspects. Uranus in t h e 1 0 t h is evil and threatens t h e cluerent with dis-1 10- j) . b u t if I\!ercury b e afdicted. T h e Moon.j~ h e querent t seems real anxious in regard t o nlatters t h e artist may speak of. something t h e quercnt is not expecting. if in a moveable o r c o ~ u m o nsign. and if changes a r e l i s b i ~ o t occur soon.rnent. eto. u n d e r these condition?.

friendships. S a t urn o r Uranus. much depends upon ' t h e aspects formed a n d t h e house i t rules. M a r s in t h e 1 0 t h is very evil unless ruler of t h e l s t .- I cdre. J u p i t e r in the 10th shows t h e querent fortunate and successful. etc.. either Mars. V e n u s in t h e l o t h . t h e evil will pass and leave n o lasting result. benefit from females. is very fortunate. Mercury in the loth. although if well aspected. d ~ o w i n g the querent t o b e surrounded b y adverse conditions of all liincls. a good testimony for all general affairs.. popularity. small honors. law suits. unless afflicted. b u t if ruler of the ascendant. -- - P A .. i t foretells of some very good success in the near future. is a very favorable testimony unless t h e planet is retrograde. i t is then a very favorable testimony. etc. T h e Moon i n t h e l o t h . disputes. loss o r some u n u s u a l misfortune.-. is a very good testimony.?t abuse.) Saturn i n t h e 1 0 t h is a very evil testimony. may b e good o r evil.. showing friendships.- - - . ( I n a n y question if t h e r u l e r of tho ascendant in t h e l o t h .-- -- --. unless Saturn rules the 1st.-- . threatening reverses. showing success.

- --- The ~ o o n ' s ktluence in Horary Questions. If the 4th and 7th houses with their rulers be afflicted while the 1st and 10th are strong it is better to continue where you are. or if the 1st b e strong i n the 4thit is better t o change. as the 7th and its ruler represent the place t o which you would move.ot of more importance than that of the other planets. . or if better aspected to the ruler of the 7th than to the lbt i t also favors him more. If the question be concerning position or employment then look to the 10th house and its ruler. 4th. FOR MAKING CHANGES.nay represent. - -- . Should the ruler of the house to which the question refers be retrograde. you can place no confidence in i t whatever.- --- - The influence of the &loon isof as much if 1. If the rulers of the 1st and 10th are in evil aspect i t is better to change. The ruling plandt retrograde generally shows lack of skill and management on the part of such individuals as the retrograde planet . Retrograde planets have no apparent influence whatever. I f you find the ruler of the 1st afflicted in the 7th it would be of no benefit to make the change. or 10tl1. Likewise the ruler of the 7th be weak and afflicted shows that your change would be from bad t o worse. which is to be past all aspects and to form no other while in the sign where it may be. . but if the Moon be in the 7th house i t favors the adversary. its ruler and the Moon are t o rule the party inquiring and also shows their present place and condition. The weakest and most detrimental influence the Moon can have is to be void of course. When in any house of the figure it is judged the same as if the ruler of the 1st was in that house.-- !go4 LESSOXS I N ASTROLOGY. and if in good aspect with both the ruler of 1st and 7th it shows a favorable settlement of the matter. The 1st house. although every other testimony may be favorable.. the ruler of the matter retrograde will upset the matter. The Moon is always for the one asking the question and is a very good and strong testimony for the querent if in either the 1st.Is ! . After asking the question you should look to the ruler of the 1st and Moon t o learn what may be afflicting your present position. When this happens. seldom any question or any undertaking of any kind will amount t o anything.house of the horoscope. If the ruler of the 1st be stronger than the 7th it is better to remain where you are.

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