The Advance

The Advance

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1885 edition. Excerpt: be immediately forthcoming. The two years have seen the largest gathering in of divinity students that the college has ever known--more than half a hundred. That the work of tho school must be heavy, and be heavier, and still heavier each year, is evident. In the light of the sacrifices already made, and constantly demanded of the "all too small faculty" of this college is the following, from the official organ of the New York Association intended as an incouragement: "The Association just now has special burdens which cannot be safely neglected and cannot qive much attention to college wants at present. Several thousand dollars must be raised to remove church debts, or interests which have cost us much money and labor will be sacrificed and we can hardly press both lines of effort successfully at the same time." Do the words we have italicized represent the feeling of our brethren? Married. Hon. Alexander Hewitt, Allen, and Miss Carrie Alger were married Dec. 30, at the residence of the bride's parents in Grand Rapids.--Business. Mr. Hewitt is the father of Mrs. Prof. Haynes. Prof. Haynes attended the wedding. Miss Ella Hummell was married at the Free Baptist chnrch, at Grand View, Neb., on Christmas eye, to Mr. James Lowman, Rev. L. B. Wharton officiating. The wedding took place in connection with a Christmas festival given by the Sunday school. A number of presents wore received and the occasion was enjoyed by everybody. A'63 Calls, All Hail. I have effected a change of base. I have now entrenched myself just out of Chicago. Th point at which I have struck in the spade for a seige, of the city is Hinsdale, a beautiful suburb, which "sleeps and eats" a largo number of those who do business in the city. Wo are...
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  • Paperback | 222 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 12mm | 404g
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236640365
  • 9781236640369