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Y oung People and Foreign Missions. t\wa:-<led t ho Mrs Fumu ·I :O: Joan F o rcill n ;\lis!' ioo Prize. Gom m •o r.e ment1906 .









The nine tee nt h <·en tnry h as bee n a gl ori ous c·Pn tury of mission~ry mo ~·c lllt' ll t. \\~e look b;w k to th e fPc hie h g inning of mi ss i o n~ Ill the e•gh t 'e nth cent ury, whe n an unkno wn worl J opposed 'hri tianity ; we \'i Pw the resultH !,[ Lhe nineteen t h cP n tury with its mis::;iona ry forces ext nded o ver almos t t he whole eart h ; we stand today with the Yi ~ tas o f this th e twentieth cent nry alreacly open hefor<' liS . And the heathen worl J is our opportun ity as n e ,·e r befor e 1 n t be world ' · h is to rv .. Fifty ycarR ag o m en prayed for 0pe n doors . T o-day m os t of thesC' d onr s are O] l n . J{orea has sp urned Buddhism and invi tes missiona ry e ffo r t. The an cient fai th is tottt)ring in lndia. K owher e, pc rh 1l p. , is conf'rssion of hrist mor e diffic ult, yet Jla t i,·e con ,·c rt ~ arc f:1st i n cre:~s in g. In C hina, th o s uprem e moment for mi Rion s has come. The eyes of tb e world are tu rucd towarJ China . Sbc plr acls for e Yan cy lizn t ion , a n d h or d oor is open to AnteriC'a as it i to no other nati on. Jn J a pan , Christ ianity wields no s mall inllucncc. l g nn d n is hc ing m an ·elo nsly opened to the g ospel. 'Ve may even Lope th at. Tibet will s oon nnlock h er g a tes. In the 1 utlan fier<·e fa natici. m i relaxing its h old. [n I onth Ameri ca n om anis m is lo~ ing its in fi ueucc. In th e isla nus o f th e racifi c, paganis m is weakeniug. EvC'n in Arabia our n ohle band of work ers Jlnd g ol de n opportuni t ies fo r .~e n· i cc . \Yi t hin the last ccn t ul'.\' the 1 cript ures h ave b een tranRlated in more than four hnrHlreJ languages . Col por teurs have becon1e an

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The aim o f moc.lern 0clncation is dcYcloptnPttl, in tc:>llrd.llally. morall.v, and ~piritnnlly. A ,·as t nnmbe r o f nnr yo11n:.r people haYe h e ·nme thoro11gltly acc.ptai n tl-"d with the Tlusso-.J a pan ~e war and its Rignifit·ance in mod rn l' i,·i lizat io n . But thC'. c ,· ery y ou ng men ancl wo mPn are entire ly ignonu11 of one of the great es t, m o,· •mentf' of histo n~ which has h ce1t C'arri<'<l on for twe ntv centnrie~ to improve and hcttc r the w o rld, to forward its c·n Iig h te n rne nt, nam ely, foreign m1 sions Anrl yC't, foreign mission work is C'lo~ely rontH.•cted with many of the courses ma. tcrecl in ou1· highf'r inRtitntinn . Hi tory is insepa rably link e d with it. SC'i,)n cc lt ns prpfitcd hy it. Geo~raphy has b een changed b~· it. Thu. it mntt r:o; not whnt w e think of mi:SsionH. we n eed to Lecome th or ongltly :u·quainted with •



;\o biography is so inspiring to youth as that of the for eign mis~i onnry . The re is hen,ism, nch·enturc, sacrifice, and d eath. There is glorious \'ictory. • nch litPrature broad ns on ' sy mpathi es an<~ the r l'aclc r is inspi1·ed with a lm·e fo r hi £ llowmen. Bnt greater thaa thP ecl\l(:ational Ya1ne of mi. :)ions is its m o ral antl spi ritnal ,·alue. It is a lamentable fact that so many . tud e nts in tltrir c·onr~e of s tudy are tempted, e YPn, to tl on bt the eternal vcrit.ies o f Cl od an<l His worcl, and graclunte from coll gcs and mtiver s ities withont that faith in a liYin g n,·ior whic·h th ey once

<'h_er~sh£'~~- ,:\·lt~t hc~tC'r r<'m ccly fnr suC'h an c ,·j( than the study of mts. IOtt~.. If an.\'tl1111g <'an dPstro.'· sc· ptici:.;m, it is r eality." ""e nt--cd mt ~tcms to strcngtlwn and rC\·i,·ify onr spiritual life. nut af we cmt. id ·r fo r·pign miH. inns o nlv as a cure for onr pert-\onal nc•ed s, it might seem hut a ReHish ent<'rprise after all. The wc)l'k of mi. ssons t·e_CJ ••ires Sf>lf-clenial. NinctPen h111Hlrecl y ear . ago t!1e c~!nm~ncl was gt \'en, "(}o therefore and make disciples of all nattons. t et to-dny th ·re are millions who have n ever yet he:u·d the name of Christ. For the sake of tho e l oRt. ones, and for the sake of the )laster, foreign m is ions need youn CT people. ~li s~ i .ms

req uire youtltfttl \' i,go r. Not that onr older peop]e ha,:e I ~ s part than o :tr yonng people, bul the young people must h_~ Ill terestml in ti m P. t n give t.lte <'an. e th i r n tm0st n pport. ~11 Alflll w o rk ~lllllRt h e s urportc<l by fre h rC'C'I'uit fnr the field. 'Vm. Carey was still yo u ng \vhen he resnh ·e(l to he ami s ionary. .Jacob !hamht•rlaiu was hut nin cte n wh •n h e 11ledCTC'(l himself to fm·e ign mi . ~ iouR. 'Ym. P t>hlman at the a _.qe of twenty-four of'fered himself a ,·olttntee r . The heathen are dying ten thou. and a rlav for lack of more tni ssionarics. Imagine, if you ran, three hundro(i millions in ltina withont a L·~wior, fo rty ntillinns in Japan, two-hundred and eighty Ill iII inns in I1Hlin, and ight million 1\lohamn1edans in Arabia; and t hpse are but the fields of nur own Reformecl church. Ont of l'\·cr.v 1 hnu a ncl of Americ·an :youn,..,. people ono goes to carry the goo• I lt~l i ng~ ac ros~ the sea, and they n eed hundreds. NPxt. to t h r 11 e el of ,·olunteers C'Ome the n ec:>d of financial supp o rt from thn youu~ p oo pl . 'Vi t h th e prese nt income in the missionarv t n;\asury we l'Ull not h op<" for rapi rl a ch ·ancement. ~- av more than thi s, w e seem to be doing we ll wh e n w e h old fast tow~~ w e ha,·e. But matt\' a ycuug ruan and w oma n ha plenty of money [or for ,~l , money f,,r rlrc. s, mon ey fnr amnsPments, m oney for a good e~l ucn.t10n, m o ue.'· for travel, and on 1~· a nir /.:e/ Ior the fo rPign missaon colledi,1n. Oh, it i a s hame that as the fiscal year dran·s n Aar its cl ose the Refl>nne<l hurc h Board must becr the c hurc h es to send t.heir gifts lest. the Fomign :\fission Funds sn ffor a d eficit o f ten thou nnd dollars! Do I say too muc·h wlaen I ny t.hat the young p eople are to blame? H the six milli o n young p eople of America. would g i,·e oa an ave rage fifty cents a yenr their contribution~ woulu swell to a grand totttl of three rnillion dollars.




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Lin k eci clnscr pe rhaps than arty o th e r You n_g Pc nplf' 's Hoc ict.Y to active for r ign mission work is tho ~ 'tucl •nt Vol1tntr•c r Mtn-ernenl. The. e organiz"d C hri::Jl ian ~t11cl ~ 111 ~Ion~ me n t.s ar~ t•h a radC'rist ic o f this gtmcratinlL l TJl''"a rds of twcnty-(ivC' hundred F\tu.J f' n t volunteers ha ,·e gone to foreign field:-;, unci th e missilln st udy work t•nlis ts the inte re ' t of snm0 h11nclreu th o nsa nd y ou ng peoplf'. It is a rec ruiting age n cy, ancl it ., <'h ie ( nbjed is to e nr1)1l qualified student volunteers to meet t he suceessiYe demanrls of the ' 'arions mi . si rmary boards o f our country. 'I'hrough students the move me nt has e ndeav ored to a~:;si~t the 'hurc h in her finam·ial troub les. olleges have been persuad .....t tn support their own re presentative o u t he fi eld; some vo luutt:PI'-s ha ,·c gone as self upporting missionarie. ; others l1ave int e re. I •d th ·ir h ome church . May \ve not loo k f orwanl and praye rfull y h ,, pe that their m otto- "'L'he E''<lll1:!:C li ~nti on of the \V orld in thi s -ten eration" - may fill the s t11dc nt of o ur Ame rican colleges with u sense of the fearful need of the C.: h rit:'tlcss nations and inspire 1 hem with cheerful con secration to the ~la slt> r 'o service? 'fhe 'C variou Yo n11g PPop lc's 'lrgani~a.tiu n s r C'p rc c ut a part o{ young people's wo rk for fo reig n missio ns. S omc t hiu.O' bas hoe u d one. llut o h., how little, bo w very litt l' it sce m:::t in the face of the tre mend o us n eed! H o w many mi:5sionaries you ng pt~ople tni gh t send if they we re to become h eart and snul in ea rn e~t about it! But year after year Irum many of o ur c hnr hcs lll)t one man or woma n goes to bring the ra m ~ of ,Jcs ttd to t hose that do nnl kno w J [i m. Do fo reign 1nis io ns n e~J young peo ple'? -, hall we h 1p'! \Y c> ulcl t.hat Keith Falco uc r's w o rds mi g Itt tt~ ll c h a r esrons i ,.e t·hnrJ in O\'o ry yo uugheart,- "\VItil e \'aHteontincnt ' arc s hro ud ed in al11wst utt e r darkness, and hundred s of milli n ns . ufier the ho rrl)r ~ of h •a t.l t ~ lli4m or of Islam, the l>urd •u o f p rot)[ li -'s u pun yo u to s l1 ow that t.l1" ci rcumstances in whic h Go l h as placC'd y rm \H' rc 111 'alii hy llim t.o keep you out of the fore ign mis · ion field ." ~ •Uie U. Do J ~ng, 'O(j.

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Tll t) ~l' whn :1\':tilcd th .·tll -..c'l \'1''-' or t lH' t l tw:: !i· · no~ l privill',!.!l':-: the fnrc ignPr laas h el:lnu t lo Lit ' Ill h:tv' pro Rpt• n •d. au · I i11 t 11 rll ltn ,·C' year by ~·f•a r hrc ut .~ ltl itllltll'ilf'l 'l-> to brarnpon IIH•ir,·n 'l tlf r.\"l!i t 'll that <'mdtl not be l'tlltlli (' I':H·t,•al. Tl1c• C'n pts ( q f wlt •• tn th c·rn arc• snmp ()( IO,IlnO) I uwn p J'() fi I C'd h ~- tiH·~··' i II~ II ('j W f'S I h •g:t t i n·l_,.. () 11 1 () r llJ' pn sit ion to and coml'<'litin 11 with t h.•. t·lt •)•lls of th e Anw ri t·:!Jt 7\l i~F ic,n th e.v han~ built up a lltllnlwr nf!--t·honls. .\ lltllld ·C' I' 1:f .\ s~i11t I'0 ] 1~.!.!<' ,! .!ratluat es and ot!H rs ha,·d l :llt .! .{llt in tla ~C' sc·lwnls and tlo still l v tt·h . ~ .Lt'lralh· th • Ill r. l => •~r.l.lll n f :-.tndi ~,.•..; is n nl ot 1rs h11t th ;\t nf lit•' g !wf' rnm nt. :\•> d n niJt, hnw ,•Yf'r, lllth·l t gn,,d is :l<Tntup · li shed i11 a:1 e fl!wali•> n:d w l~·· I si i•J; tld lik tcl :1 dd ht·r<' th e \\'<H'l' don e h.' th e pre~ent g o ,· ntm ~ nt i'tH' th r I·:.~ ,· pti:lll pr n pl '· l lwing t0 the ahsPnce of :-;tatistit·s I c·ann o t d n thi s l'~:c·t'pl in :t ...!t'll f' r:tl wny. Rn !lie· , it to say that O \'L'I' ~i nc·p tho tlc~c·tl p:wc·y o f t hr c·o111l try hy thP british, all<'lltinn hn~ hC'<'O g i\'C'11 to th e C'tluc·ation of th r· prn plf'. At firs t. s iLlW progress \nts m:ulc•, lwt clnring ti H'5t-! l:tst f<'W ~·l·an;; a r~a~onah l C' nch·an C'e has L'll:tr:td<'riz cl t1H' \\'t'rlc TILC' :'cl i nistry o f Public· In lrtH: ti nn h:tR hcc·om · a po,,·nr in th e c·ounl r_y. l),n·ing the p:1st ~·pn.r, 10!11, it 'had nnd<·r its dirC'<'L man:J ,!!C'mt>nt , or undc•r inRp~r·t i •Hl , OY'I' 1-!fi,O()() pnpils as a~·1i11~t :?7.1 Hlt l in 1000." lt sltnn ld lw acl<lt•d, howl'YCr, as an l·: n.rdiRh gt•nt!C'mnu ohsen·e~. tl1at this advan ce;. i~ Phit>ll." in the town~ . and that P]PmC'ntary ,.C' I'IIHt 'lllar cdncation ill th e ,·illnrr<'. . till IPa V('S ant H· h to h t• ch' .~ irC'tl. ~ 'o ]fl n ;-. o· ns t.he tf'nchitlg in tlw' Kuttah~" n r ,·il !a r::(' s r·hnoll'. is I ilSL'd alonc> on the K oran, su h stnnt ial prn '!re~s t·nn st·nt'c-C'ly h e C'X JH'c·l (·l l. Tit !-':tm g 11tJemnn J!O!'..:. Oil to :·;:ly that ;til ('ll('OIIl':l_!:!illg f •Otlll'l' ill th C' fJ Ullnnk is tltC' c·h:lllging altitude o f J·:!!.'·ptinn pnhli · opi11i o n with rcgarcl to fC'mal<' c•,htcnlion. Ten y<'nn:; ngn the icl en. of gi,·ing in st ru ction to girls wa~ getwrally rPgardcd with inclifTc r e n<'e, if n ot with 1 t~~it i,·e ~~

~tnl ipnth~·. and e,· n ~o r Pent I~· ns ] !)t)O the nnmhcr of scltonl. und ~r gO\·e rnment eo ntrol atlentlrd hy gtrlH wa~ o nly :!71 and th numhc r of pnpils ~ .0.)0. Hy IDOJ. th e numlJer o f RC'hooll-' had ri .• en t o 1,7-l S and the nnmhcr of pupil atl<'lllling th e m to 10,·1fi2. Jn thP Training (; hnu! fo r w n m ' 11 11111'.5t'S nn<l mid\\'iY<'S the r e are at prPRcnt thirty r eeei,·i n g lllt'itructir)n. \\.l1 e n th <' po~ itio n in thn ~o ·ial scale whi<'lt wom en in l ~gypf.. h,n ·c alway!:! he ld j consid e red, th<' P fa<'ls are most signifieanl. '-

I n cmwln ~ i ll n may 1 not c·all your en ti o n to t h ..: significance o f tr!l tiH· ahm·e m e nti o ned data fo r the educat io n n f the Egyptians'? :\ Jand, \\'lll'r " half n cent nry n rrn ,·irtually n othing was d one for the C'Uncn.t io n o f its peo ple , i:i now nncl e rgoi ng a r e mn rkablc tran · format inn. The ,,·o rk elH'OllTag d and per~ e \' Cri ngly ll phelu the Am eri ·a11 -;\1 is::;~on and nhseq uently su pp1emen ted by other age nc ies lin. n f lat.e )C'nrs al~oenthu , ed thegm·ernm ent a1Hl it . ur.rre d on and s ti mu lat ell by English. inflne nce nncl powe r, is ·hanging its pri!~ <' iple o f e('lecti<:i. m by whi ('h hu t fe w were h euefitPd, to the Pro tC'slant we. t 1·11 prin<'ipl" of allrui m '"h )reby all arc hl es~ed. .And titus f o r J·:gyp t already a brighter day ha dawn eu, wh c r ·in its peo ple, Httmbe ring millio n , will e r elong ta te the l,t ~.~:.:.sing:; guarante t1 th e m , and whe r e in. those o f G od's sen·ants wbo ha,·e S(mgltt to hcrulJ the ·e will r ejoice with t he m in t heir fruiti on. J. Kntidenier '8G.


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Heathen at Our Door. T he .\ mPri <·an I ' unday ''chool rni on is an organization Compo. N l n J busin ess men wlt o~(' purpo e is to o rgnnize ~ unuay •-'ch0ols and to tell tl1e Gospel sto ry in the rural distrids and out of the \\':1)' plal'c::~ of onr c·o11nt ry. They ha\'() th ei r missiouaries in e Yer y ~tate in tho 11i o n , and in many of the C'Ollllti e~ of each slate. The~· h a.\'e a nttmher o f tni~.;;io na riPs " t work jn o ur o wn s tate of )fichigan , espeeially in thP n nr tlt e rn cotnttic~. whe re the land i sparsely settled a n d oppo rlunitif'. to r hearing t he Go~ pel are fe w . Durin~ th' pa - t ~ umm e r o n e nf th •ir mi . ionaric was at w o rk in ~.ranisfce 'IHIItly. ) le ft)Hnd the rural cli:-tricts in a SnU condition . Chn rc hes were fe w, an<l ei t her ·l o~ed n p o r ,·ery p0o rly atte nded. •~unuay , e lw() l ~ had h ecn Ol'J:l..nize<l in se\·eml of th e countr.v sc: ltoolhou~e. , hut h :tcl die1l o nt he<'auso there w e re no ,br.istians to t.e~wh th e <.;}ac; ·u:;. The evenincr~ we re spe n t in <lan ces whi ·h lastecl till duyligh L on . ' un tl a y m"rmng. Baseball and ex-



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Tn cmwln ~ ion may I n ot <:all you r att e ntion to th · significance of ult tlH· abo,·<' m en ti o ned data for the eel ucation o( tho Egyptians? :\laud , wh t.•P lta!f n century n(l'o ,·irtually n oth ing wa d o n~ for the edu('nli t> n of it s people, is now und ergoing a r emarkaule transformation. The work e tH'lHtrag d and porseYerin g ly upheld by the A mericnn ~l i s,·~on and u hsccptent ly supple mented by other ngencies l~:~ s n f lat.e yc:HR al·o en th used the government ancl it. urged o n and s timulntetl h.r Euglis h inflnence and pow·e r , is ·hanging its pri!!C'iple o r e ·lcdit.·i . m by \\'hich hut few were benefited, to the Prot.e:-\lan t w ~. t 1·n prineiple of altruism '"'h r eby all are blessed . And thus for E.!!YPt alreatly a brighter day ha dawned, whe rein its peo pl e, numbering million , will erelong ta "t e the l1lecising:; _gllaraotcecl t.hem, and wher ein tb nse o f God's sen·ants who h a\·e so ught to h erald th ese will r e j oice with them in. their fruiti on. J. KrniJe nie r '~G. Amc ric·an_~li . sion, Cairo, Egypt.

h:n-e 11111 r 'lll :l illt' l ntli'P~JH ' n~i,· c. 'L' h n.;l~ wh n h :t \' \' :H·ailt•, ltl~o · m..;rln·q ,,r t !tr C'clll<':' li· ·n .d pri,· i l c'.!.!P~ tho fo rt.: ign Ar la as held out to Ll1 'Ill l1 :n · ~ pru"pe re tl. au · I iu f 11 rt1 h n,·r· .'•enr h.v y (':ll' hnHt .~ltL ill fl ttt oict•s l.n lwa r npnn th c•ir c·nll tllry n: t•n tl 1:11 c·ould 111>l be 'I) Jilll t•r:H ·t.,~d . Tl1 ' opts (of wh t~ m t.hl· I'C' :t l'• ' :-\llllW (}(){), C) ()) !Ja.\'C~ profitrd hy tJt p~,p i n!lt!C'iH'C'~ n,•gntin: l,\·. 011 1 nf' OJ'J'O si!io n t o and c·ompt'tit io 1t witlt tiH•st ·h •l• ' ' ~ of th e :\m <' ri <·:!ll ~l i~F i c llL they Jtnn~ buil t ll}' n 1111111hPr of~t·hon l s. .\. llttml .c- r of :\ s~iul c·olle::P in th C'~f' st·ltunls a n cl .... .Q"racluares and ot!lf•t·=-- h a,·\! I :Ji t!.dtt . cln st ill t.., wh . );.t.tura.ll\' tit ..! p r.lgr.\m n f ~tn di l~=-' is unt ou r s b11t that nf dt•' .!F,!n·rrrt:n nt. ~ n d n niJt , lt n \\'t' \'C'I', 11\tt. · h gor1d is nc·t·omp · lis l1ed in n :l c rltwati t)n :tl ,,. t~·· I ~ho: tld li ke l 1l ndd h t•n' th wnrk clone b.'· th e pre:-,e nt. gov rnm ~· n t f,lr I he I •:.~,·pt.ian pr'n pl c. ( lwing t o the :\hsnnce of s ta tist i t'S I c·antwt. do thi ~ c~~<·<'Pl in :t !!l'tl ('ral way. I 11fli (' f' j(. tO Sa~r that 0\'l'l" Si llt' P lit O ll(:l'llp:-tttc·~· Of' dt O ('()llllll'.\" h,\· thf' hri tis lt . altt•nt inn ha.· he<' n g i \'C'Il to the C'cltH·at ion o f t ht· penpl e. At first: s low p ro,qreRR \\·as made•, hn t clnrin g tlt C'sl! last f<'''' ~··a rs a rea~ona.hl<' ad ,·an C'O ita!'; clt:tr:l ·t(' riz cl t h <' wt• rk. 'l'h<' )I i n ist ry o f Puhli f' ln c; trw·ti oll Ita. hcc·om ·a po"""<'l' in th e C"Onntry. l111ring th e p:tst y p:u, 1!10 1, it " h a d nndc•r it s dirN·t n HllW J!C'mfnt. m· 11ndC'r in spcc·t:o:l, O\' r 1·!0,0()() pnpils ns n~: 1 in st :?T.Ilfll) in 1900." lt should hf' aclfl ,•d , howP\'e r , as an J·: n .~li sh gc•nt!C'nUtll nb;('tTeQ. that tltis ad\ 'illl t'f' i~ clli\·n .' · in th e town :-:;. nnd that p]Prncn tary n'rllat·lllar cdncat io n in th e ,· i llaq<'~ still IP:tn•s lllll t' h to ht' d (•.,irC'<l. , 'o )qng as tho tf":H: Ili ng in t lto I'Ku tta h=--," or ,· i lln~l' s r h ooh;. is hn:;;cd nlonc> on the K oran , s nh. t:~n tial prng rec;s l ':l ll s<:nrc·<'ly h e xpN·Ic·d. Th e s am e gcnt lPnum ~Ot':-' o n to H:tV that. an <'tlC'Ottra ;~in g fen tm·t· in till' o utl nnk is the C'lt:ut .t ring attitud e of E !!y ptinn publ ic opini on wit It r <'ga r<l to fe mal e Pdnc nl inn. T on yean~ a_gn tho id ea of gi,·in g in s tru c ti on t o Th r

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Hope's Alumni Missionaries. 1 , '11"'"• lt·n·t' lll •'ld<' I I.IIl( Jl o tH<' • I .111 I'· '()() • '''l tHI 1fr:-; • • • \lr · lfoud 0· . . 1v o f tIt ' .fa pa n ·~<' 1angungt~. . ..... • 1-!llo,l pt~ngre ~~ l ll _the ~~ '.ll . j i 11 :-;p\· •n nt t) tlth=-- o f h ard ~tudy b •ft,r • II •r. 1inkwntcs that~h. I . I ll'•l'ti,·o wnrk antollg tit • ~ t o n · tn t's ta\ e t n n I l)ur.Japanc~e mt~ ' , . 1\\·l e t w•h t•a rllt • n' t>.l rt:-~ t tat lw:-;p ttas. t ,l . l l ~ ll' , ...::.·l ttthc w ounl et ~~~ t LL: t ., . I ··st't ·Ln s o r ku n w ahnn t 'hn :-; t, \\'l' r 1 ~ >hll ' rsan"' HI . • · ,·cry few o i tc·s~ itt (Treat n c •d o f t.h' nti . ·io nary . f~c l that Japants s t HL· ,· U.

\'nluu t~cr :\l on:>ll i L'Ill. 1[ c Ita:; beeJt tl J IJ ln iltl t·d a:-, 'l'nt,·elliug ~CtT•!ta ry aud Ita alrcndy ,·is it c d lll:UJy t·olh·g ·s. ( )n ~ov. 21, Dr. .%\\' ' Ille r spoke to rlw ::,tud cut· nf ll upe l'tdlege o u tla• o f the St.ud<'nt

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. n, .tnt .. the rums o £ t ,u · pt o . • fl •w er s o r rrras~ seed . 1• t ft' ' 11 . ·t to l)\tt 111 <lit\ t. ;-:, before they can ex pcc ll . . l th e ru'ttu,; and one . ·~ver lnt,·o been p antet .Witt , . S tn:lll treeS, ho\\ e 1 · . g CTU ' l\' •t Ulld Uall::tJl,l . }>lllll • n, g t ng g n , 0 • • . o f these Jays o ran ge, p e at, . .I I . t ., r l "-llit· . l!I HWII lU t lC 1 (Ill ) ..L l . trees will be seen .llt f Lt}l J:,TI U P.' J 1

Oldahnm:t. IJ:l\' ' ·I l •anLl l)<tl ~on age at ('I1 in11loll, . . the h s t m o uths, :till ' · and :\I r !-i. 1\..or wbeen comple.t~d dtt.'.'';ltgbrir.,.h~~r ltoth~::) and pro JK'd~. Th yare atling ar " w o rtun g '~ Jt. • ' E o ·i ty whit·lt will no d\luht pro\'e a te mptin g to or ganlZO ._t J . . . s k • Tb H.efurmed Ch u r .h at 'lin. ble. ~tng anc1 a 1t e l) l 't n tl c tr wor . . . . . numu c r.' antl StlCllgi 11. ton lS gJ.·owulg tn

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. . ·ournc of J. ran E ss, iut o A thnllmg acc~unt o f tllte J'l· • .1 . y \rah , was publi;..; b d in t lte ton ' of t le u a uau I dl th e uuexp l ore ern " l . , l i cri v('s u s so tu c idt•a of t te c:> • I \ . r I& X e·rl ctetl Ara Jl tl. las t nun1lJet o - c:' <.1 1. f the (T reat work ~ ull t.o ,;~cone c·oLLraae of our misswnary an a ~u o o in Arabia.

R t• \· .. \ . L . \\'arn s hui s , 'U i', wri t •s iu g luwing terms of the j ) rt >g ress of nus ·io n \\'Ork iu 'ltina. At a rC('t! llt co11len.:uce oi tJte si x ~lj s::;i olls in th e co untry, a 'uutlay-schuul l'ni •lll \\'as urgaui ~~dJirJ·t Jl)}· tLo pro,·iu(·e of Fukien, b ut whi c h pro111is<·:s lo includ e Lite whvl e Empire. 'l'ho purpo ·e o f tLe U nio11 is thP atln111 ·e <JJ, tuHJays ·!tool worK. 'l'he l •' uki cn Praye r U11 ion i;:; t.laily prayi11g fur a gtcat ble sutg upull the gospel mes..~age. H e ,·. \\ arus huis pu illt:; LO Lli tj awak e uiug o f (.'hina. I1·om the "sleep o f age ·,' all(.i her tre n•eu<lo u::; forwarJ tu.ovcnwut iu the last fclw years.

I >r. Otto ha::. an ite m in Lis c irc ular .le tte r of October whid.t shtH\' ~ h o w hi~ eat·u e::; t e fiu rt:; a ~ a llleUi<:al Jll j iouary IIHI(: times cannot bring hi;:; patients to Uw Great Phy i ·iau. li e ~ays LJwt, ·u .J u h oau , a patient uf s ix years bat;k, wlw was au An wy llleJ.· ·LaLt, w.l:s Sl) rrrate ful for his Lcaling that h e presettled Dr. OLLe with a prese u t of dozen~ of <:ake ·, hunJ1·etl~ of eggs, tllt l l tLou:s~utd~ of Jire•ra.d\:ors, et<.;. , un hi s bi r thuay. llut tho u rd1. ho is sn ,.,.J'.tteful he is uuwilli11g tu a c ·opt 'hrist. Dr. Utt.e says. '· ' u ·h ueeu o ur



'0 I . I ~[rs \Yah·oord r m·IJ ctl :K a ga ·a kt , · , ,\Ill · · · ·ll ··1 tlt . ~.ut.on• . ,epte mLer 10. ~Ir. W ~1VO') l·J i::. pr prre.,~tug \\ '' Jalnm o ' as teacher ·In -.L•.... erns · ~~ eDllll ary • L.tis work ,.. . 1\ \\ ah·oon1,

In addition to iho3e mcntionc~l abm·e , Uopv h:1;:; the following a ltunni now on t.h fi.!l. l : (n ln lia, H. J!ui ~ in · ra, U. [1 . Ilu iz illga. and J . J. Banning;l.. ltt Jap:tn, K tl m ..~gu Kimura, :\ ru Ohgimi , Tatll el ·ne .:\[atsd a, .\ . ltman:;;, H. \-. , '. P 'e ke, ~Ir. aiHl ::\Irs. A. Picler ·, :\lr. ancl ~{rs. G. lioauelink, A \V d nJun l , anti 1>. C. fl.,tig h. In .\rabia, J. 8 . :\lo ~ rdyk, anti in OkLauoma, 'l'. )lulJ 1' , P. ~Iar ilj e, anc.l L. L. Legtor::J. 3



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A tltlt·l':'"' alll'Ollllltllnku l ion-..1 11 '1'111·: :\ :>: • ' l !~ llt . Hopt• 'Olll';!l'. ll u ll1111• 1. . l h ·lt 11!:t ll . l•'pr .\ •h ·l· r· Hal •''- app l~ ;n Jlu-..tll• '"'": •l :·n:t:.t · t· . . J :n H·rt:d :ll Lh • l ' O;o. ( IJlh I ' a t H o! l:t nd . ;\l tl'lll,.!:J II, :a... :-l'l' «ll1d -t');t-. ... 11 1.11! lll:t I 1'1'.

\\'h c•tn·'·<'r :-;tnd. ttls ar' illL·I itH'Il l11 r" trtark on the C'xt:ccu iug h·n.nil1 :w . l di ili <·t tlf\· . of tlt · h "'"'')ll:o;, lit e 11l l't llb •rs o f the fat:ullv. often io~drd g' in a t':llllj l: tri:;;.,n I> ' I w f' ll w la a t i. do!I L' at lfnpc and what i:i rl o: rv al otlt••r in:-titution:o;. How d u<':-1 il••pc l 'U itlJlUJ'' with oth•r in:-.t i l: t t i 1 Ht ~ in tn =s..;i•Hlary Plr,ll·t'! Jbny (-;dlf •nl ~ n 0 l ,-ery mn ·la la r....:e r tlt i!! l l lopl'. :11Hl l m·;rtc•d tli d so \' flry fa1 away, . upport their cHYH mi..;;-i•llt ::ry. Tlri:-: ttH:ans :111 ou tput of abo ut ix or Sf'Y<'II ltu ndn•d d <~llnr·s a ~-~ ·.t.r. Oth.•-ltalf or l\\'d-lltinl s o! this amount i:;; rai=-- ·d by t lt c slrt•lc ·ttls nltd the rentaining ltalf or one-third is in t:id r·ntally rais •d l •y tlte fal'lllty. Ito,,· .lo · llop , l'Otnpare with that: Dr. .%\\·1 · llh' l' lr:t n ail <'t!qtt ,·d tc) h •ti P!" t 'O IHlitioll .~ at li Ll J"C' t'nlleg f' hy 1H'l '~0utinrr l., tllt' stndeJJt:-;, bnth in di ,·idu.llly u11d c·olltC'Iin•ly, rni :-;sitJns a-; a. life work; II\• t-r ati11q an iu tc re~l in the \,.ori el'. ~tu ­ dt't lL \-~ )lnnt t'<' r '.ll ri'l• t"l' ll 'l' lo be lt eld in Jt'ciJl uary· next at Xasb,·ill r•, Tcnttt'~"i!'l' ; nnd b.' · s etting a m u ,· m nL on foot to inL'r ase tho 1 tni ssi"nary <' !~·ort of I fop l1l ge, and to di rect it e \·cnttta lly l t~ \\·ard rh ,• " " JlP";·t o f it .; ow n 1ll l.·nu)nar.L

Hope a Missionary College ? Th • stains of missi o ns al H ope Co lle~e was gc·n tl_,. hrnn g lt t l •l ligltt durin g a ,- i ~ i L or !Jr . • ·. )[. Z wcm l'. ll U \\' Tt·an · ll itt·~ ~ ('l'l' tar. . of the F;tmlent Yol11nt cer ~.lm·emeut. lfnpu l )(m s f: it :.:.t>lr as a llli:.:.:.:.ionury c:olleg , autl s he It as r ca on!=\ fo r dt•i ng so. ~n t r lt ' li t i rl .' · of h e r alumni L:n·e se n ·cc.l iu tho m issio n field, nwtty o f wlrollt ar' worthy o{ fa,·orahlc m e ntion. And. Li ll it would be wi...;, l'or ll <•(H' a l o to h eed tho warning, "L •1. bim that tlti11 k •t it lt c s t:lltdt•tlt , t:tll' heed lest he fall." Of the t\n) hrttHlr d and fift_,. s tn d C' rtts ll n\\' ill the college only three ha,·e firmly purposed that only "tit ('lear leatl iug o( U od shall pre,·ent tht>ir going to lh t forC>ign field ," a lthough it is only fair tn add thai omc ·e,·en o r t•i.~lt t :t !'l' "tit i 11 kinrr abo ttt i L." .\ ud what aro tltt•. e twu lnm dred a11cl fifty \'OIIng people no\\' d oing, as a iJt,tJ,,-, f11r tlrt> cause uf mi ' Si'l ll~'? TI H·_,. mak e an anuual contribution of ·· ti:).' II) f1)r the sp rcad i!lg <.Jf t1tP lm• 1'el. \\Teare not i1wline•l to belie,·e thaL tlti . is •tl! thr.'· ea1·c• In gin·, bnt for the pas t half a d ozen years no mure I nt:l bl'<'ll us k •d f o r. nlll l t:nnsequent ly no rnorc is g i,·en. If oH ly a hi g he r id L•al i: sl'l h •l'o re th em, there i... no dottbt oi a dec1deJ ad ,-auto iu lll i s~ i onary g i ,. j ng. ~



The Lectures. . 'in<'C' t!J C' ln.· t i"S11l' of The .\ nl'lllw wo ha,·e h a<l tho ccond a.ncl third nttrlt 1tt'r:' of IIH• I P<'fur <.:onr.'L'. I ,._ K e pp 1 p re~ ·11te«l iu au illll ~l;·.t ft•d !t •t ·l qrc• H'C' IW=-' ancl sight~ in tho Xethl' rhnd s, where lrC' lt:1•.; nt t· lt• .1n t·XIc ' lt"'in• tn~ 1r. l>r. Knppcl is a plain s peak in ~ rll:llt . h:r t ), ,. ntu, c·..; m 11• l'0 1l st ·i n tJ ~ ol' rcse n ·n forl· ; and , in a lectnr~ , .f tlt ~' kiild !t" g.t\' t', p la! 11 :llhl nnacl ll rtH•d language .i s Hndouhted]_,. th e l.,·s :. It i-.; uupl\·a~: :11t. tn . :ty t it · lt':t nl. n-h l' n the .· pcaker irn p· >'l' ~ lri..; n n- .1 Jl!'I'S•IIlali:y np•'ll l!t ' :wdi<·1n·<·, thus takiug away tit •ir i1111 r1 ""' from th ~t·ctH'S ltc pr<'~<'ltl ·. This f.ndt Dr. KepjJt'l a,·oid <'· l with :trllnira!dt• g(lod. '11. e. Jli. p id ar . wpre mn rrnifi CC'II I, •ue r i'i no mi . l. tk c· :tl)'> l lf tha t . .\ nd there w~t . a method nhl>Ht tlt C' ir m·.Jernfl,rL'·"'III;J f! n n 111at ~:1\·n nn idea o f n ;tity to tl1e whol :-:;· · rt c~ . l> r :\t·pp•• l i.· n: l • of n nr O \\' ll lmy s a11• l WI' arP pnHH1 of

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-----fsa h ' l lt:lrghi ll ll l'f'<· ltr•r c1 htai 111'd th· Ptllhn siaslic· a cll.ll il:;l tion o f h l•r a 11 di c• 11 t·e. A lfo llnnd andi ' ll i 'C i ~ lu1nl In pl t'ilSl' 111 tnl t• rDn•:ati ,· · r•.uli ll!.{, lt :.t,·ing hoc·o nt :wew . . t.1m cd l c• till• hi g lt C' l art hy he'aring such read r~ ns ;\fnt lt. l\·i ii C' li' J o w cr~. Catlu·ritH' l·:ggl '· t,on. and n t h<'rs. Mr::;. Bee<' he r. ho w\·,-t' r. s lttn\'('d lw rsP I r with o ut a pt• r in her C' bm; n pruf •::;:5ion . :-.;Itt• <' II\" lo ped ,·'ltakC'spPar 's .. As Yo n Lik e lt'' in an atmnspltc•ro of roman <.:e and poll r,v, that ga,·c I he Ji st(' nc r a. ne w ins ight in to th e "p('rennia! j oy ::;" o f t h ' \\"orl <l' great ~t poet. He r· po rtrayal o f th_e t wu fair cou ins i~1 tlt c fo rc.~ t of .c\n.) e n wa~ hut litt.lC' short o f rea l l1fe. :\lr ·. 13L·e ·It r IS a st ttd nt o f Jil e mlnre and nf lifo anrl sltnw <l admirahl o disc rimination in her choi(:O of subje<·L. I [ardly an y nthc r pla,· o f ~hakospc•aro wo ull h e s o well . uitou to hor ta. tes and he r po wC' r. . · .\. Yo n Like Jt" i stro n fY in its woma n e le m r n t., attd \Irs. 13cech 1· is s l ron g in th e portrayal of w01ne n. :\[orom·cr s h e is not hnis t.en>Us it~ her reading, whi e h is aying a groat <loaf. Hho d ocs not tear a. pal::iS JOn to tatters. hnt. c] p pif!ts li fe -o,·e ry day I if<.', mixed with a goodly s harC' n f p oetry and . eutimc nt to ma~ e it interest ing anu attru ·ti \·c.


On , 'aturday, Novetnher 2.-, "Kella llolke boer sueClimb ed to a 1inge rin l1' illuess. 1'he hatl reached the age of se,·euteen yenrs, and had already gi,·en s ufficient e,·i-

rle n<'e of an amiable dis position and a s i ncer e fai th. As a member of the C c lass of last year she had shown her• elf a dilige n t anrl dc•,·oted student. Hhe was a faithful memue t· o[ the Yo ung" omen's Chris tian Association, and the Yacancy she caused is felt in th e weekly meetiugs. The funeral occurred on 'Veunesday, November ~9. a t whieh a large number of students were present, while th e Y . \V. C . A . attended in a body.

The alumni mourn the d eath of another of their m embers. Rev. AlLert Kuiper passed away at th e h ome of his par ~u ts at Kalamazoo, ;)lich ., Nov. 21. Rev. Kui pe1· ITrad 11atecl from H o pe College in 1, 03, and complet 'd the 'l'heologieal Course at the X ew Brunswick Heminat·y in l SDG . flo a 'C'epted a call from the Reform ed chur('h of H awtho rne, N. Y ., aucl In bo red there until ahout a year ago when ill h ealth fo rced him to r etire from active work. H e was calle d away when l1e seemed to have o nl.r begun his career. The Anchor extend s its sympathy to the fri eud::1 and r e lati ves who mourn t h e d eath of Rc\·. Kuipe r.

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rr the weather remains fa\-t)l'ahle for a fe w rnor o d:n-s .. th ~ "Gym•• will be r oofed over. :?\1ollerna to J on ker -" \Vhy do you study Greekr•• ''Ho r can talk to Dimneut in case I run O il to him in tltc other w orld_,, . One of the boys complained t hat they always had to \\"Ork, whe re ttpon Prof. Sutphc11 r em::u·ked: '\ 'ome will Jta,·o Jo worJ~ harder in tLe next world. ,, llankamp- "l)lcnse don't pull o ut any m or e of my hai t· than there is.,


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Jottings. Wm·k on t ho artifi<·ial pon1l is progres. inrr rapi dly. ~ o d o ub t many a. m erry hcmr will be s pe nt. 0 11 it whe n t lae surfa<.'c s it all lw frozen o,·er.


'mne Iac:ulty mom bor:-; arc in terc::stcd in triC"hocysls t hai r-l'dl l-' ).

Prof. ~ ·yk erk io goiug to build a fine new h o01e J·ight !!



Dr. K a llen bas ins talled a burgla r alarm. Prof. )Jykcrk say- that he alwa~·s keeps his engagements. must ue j.hat h e k c 'j) tltem to hi mself.


The follo wing ha,·o been appoiuteu a our spctial c:orresJ1onueu ts: Paul Do Kruif............ . . . . . . . raugc City. ~li .A1ma lJc Yotll1g .............. Ana Aruo r . George De K ruif . . . . . .. . . . . . .. . . . ... 0 Ji ,.e t. Anno Dykema ••••.......... .. .... Yp iJanti . ~1 i Blan che H owell ... ............. . Lowell. John llocl\ je ....... . .... . ....... nJilwaukcc. ::\Jj s Thco Thurber .... .. .. .. ... . . . ilion tagne. IIc nry Vruwink .... .... . . ...... Ri,·ersiJc, 't'l.l. 1\Jao Bru:sse . ... .•. ..... ...... ... . Aun .\rbor. These appniutmen ts ecm to meet with uui \'Crsal ·ati faction to all parties COllCCl'lleU. 0

R.ottschaefer and- another han, g on e into a Yery trustful trust.

partner~hip to fot·n•

Prof. Boer - "G i"e me a. Rimile, usiog the word dttl/. , 'ch.:>lten- 'Dull as \Vcu nli ng:• Durn ides are all the go wi th some follows, althoug h it m uk s them look like daddy apes. 'l'he 1 .eruors . pursue an e I ed .1,.o (:') eo ur ·c.

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Prof. l\Iast bas not yet succecrled in dist:d ,·erin,q any bra.iu cell..; some of the oniorl::i. llo uses alco holic material to domon~tm.te.



\\ e think llottschacfer needs someone to waru hint wJ wn the c~r i coming. lie might happen to 1ni s the uine o'clock wltich would result in a bungling rc~..;i tation for someone iu etLic:s tho next morning.

The s now hnllle~. ; turo for the first time on DeJem Ler !Jth.

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We can correct defecte of v·i.sion and uive you pleasure in seeing.

Yan Rtreon, "Misner and Dykstra wero suddenly taken ill just before the night. of the F. 1 • party. , t.range coincide nce! Nidwls tells the truth. His girl wouldn' t go. '\hen it comes si ,·e ocrasions, as, that something olse true when k e rosene

to perpetrating the same joke on three succesfor instance, soc·ioty parties, it F\Cems to show should be cut be.oitle wires. This is especial! y lamps are being used.

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Prof. Boers-" 'cholten, how clid Hamilton and Je!Tcrson get dlong together in the !il-st Cabinet?" , 'cholten-"They fought like roosters."


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Capital $50,000.00 Cor. 8th St. and Central Ave.




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