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The American Missionary — Volume 39, No. 08, August, 1885   By:

The American Missionary — Volume 39, No. 08, August, 1885 by Various

First Page:

[Illustration:

The American Missionary

VOL. XXXIX.

NO. 8.

August, 1885.]

CONTENTS

PAGE.

EDITORIAL.

THE FIGURES FINANCIAL 213 FAREWELL AND GREETING 215 HIGHER EDUCATION OF THE NEGRO 217 OPINIONS 219 PARAGRAPHS 221

THE SOUTH.

BEREA COLLEGE, KY. 221 ANNIVERSARY AT TALLADEGA 222 TOUGALOO COMMENCEMENT 223 TILLOTSON INSTITUTE 224 AVERY INSTITUTE BREWER NORMAL SCHOOL 226 STUDENT'S LETTER 227

THE INDIANS.

THE APACHE RAID 229 INDIAN SUMMER TENT (cut) 230

THE CHINESE.

TOUR AMONG THE MISSIONS 231

BUREAU OF WOMAN'S WORK.

RESOLUTIONS AT SARATOGA 233 PAPER MISSION INDUSTRIAL LETTER FROM LE MOYNE 234

CHILDREN'S PAGE.

PLAYING 'POSSUM 234

RECEIPTS 235

NEW YORK:

PUBLISHED BY THE AMERICAN MISSIONARY ASSOCIATION.

Rooms, 56 Reade Street.

Price 50 Cents a Year, in Advance.

Entered at the Post Office at New York, N. Y., as second class matter.

AMERICAN MISSIONARY ASSOCIATION.

PRESIDENT, Hon. WM. B. WASHBURN, LL. D., Mass.

Vice Presidents.

Rev. C. L. GOODELL, D. D., Mo. Rev. A. J. F. BEHRENDS, D. D., N. Y. Rev. D. O. MEARS, D. D., Mass. Rev. F. A. NOBLE, D. D., Ill. Rev. ALEX. McKENZIE, D. D., Mass.

Corresponding Secretary.

Rev. M. E. STRIEBY, D. D., 56 Reade Street, N. Y.

Assistant Corresponding Secretary.

Rev. JAMES POWELL, D. D., 56 Reade Street, N. Y.

Treasurer.

H. W. HUBBARD, Esq., 56 Reade Street, N. Y.

Auditors.

W. H. ROGERS, PETER McCARTEE.

Executive Committee.

JOHN H. WASHBURN, Chairman. A. P. FOSTER, Secretary.

For Three Years.

LYMAN ABBOTT. A. S. BARNES. J. R. DANFORTH. CLINTON B. FISK. A. P. FOSTER.

For Two Years.

S. B. HALLIDAY. SAMUEL HOLMES. SAMUEL S. MARPLES. CHARLES L. MEAD. ELBERT B. MONROE.

For One Year.

J. E. RANKIN. WM. H. WARD. J. L. WITHROW. JOHN H. WASHBURN. EDMUND L. CHAMPLIN.

District Secretaries.

Rev. C. L. WOODWORTH, D. D., 21 Cong'l House, Boston . Rev. J. E. ROY, D. D., 112 West Washington Street, Chicago .

Rev. CHARLES W. SHELTON, Financial Secretary for Indian Missions .

Field Officer.

Bureau of Woman's Work.

Secretary , Miss D. E. EMERSON, 56 Reade Street, N. Y.

COMMUNICATIONS

Relating to the work of the Association may be addressed to the Corresponding Secretary; those relating to the collecting fields, to Rev. James Powell, D. D., or to the District Secretaries; letters for the "American Missionary," to the Editor, at the New York Office.

DONATIONS AND SUBSCRIPTIONS

May be sent to H. W. Hubbard, Treasurer, 56 Reade Street, New York, or, when more convenient, to either of the Branch Offices, 21 Congregational House, Boston, Mass., or 112 West Washington Street, Chicago, Ill. A payment of thirty dollars at one time constitutes a Life Member.

FORM OF A BEQUEST.

"I BEQUEATH to my executor (or executors) the sum of dollars, in trust, to pay the same in days after my decease to the person who, when the same is payable, shall act as Treasurer of the 'American Missionary Association,' of New York City, to be applied, under the direction of the Executive Committee of the Association, to its charitable uses and purposes... Continue reading book >>


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