CHRTSTIAN “ -i-------------------------- ..... .. .......,, BOOK TABLE. OBITUARY. « jUn dwr IM» hwwl -WWWV editorial reviews of all books and tracts of inter est that may be sent to this office.] S tarkey & P alen , 1109 nnd 1111 Gi rard Street, Philadelphia, Pa. an foFtbu co mpouuflLOA}'^fi' Home Treatment directed to H. E. Mathews,’606 Montgomery Street, San Francisao, will be filled on. the same terms as if sent directly to us in Phila delphia. the home of her father, Charles Ed wards, near Fairview, Columbia Co., W. T., Mrs. Sarah Clayton* aged 25 M argin L uther .—A popular, schol years, six months and l^days. arly. and reliable life of the Great Re Sister Clayton was born in Syskyou former, based on Kostlin’s extensive county, Cal., March 26, 1858. In thé work, as prepared by Prof. W. Rein, JF hen IF e A re R ight .—Many church summer of 1859 her father moved to Eisenach, Germany, and translated and Eastern Oregon, and, I think, settled members think that if they do nothing enlarged by Rev. G. F. Behringer, near Centerville, where he Jived thirteen wrong and make no trouble, they are Brooklyn. The 400th Memorial Cele years. In the summer of 1872 he all right. Not at all, sir ; not at all. bration of Luther’s birth, that “solitary moved to Washington Territory, and Here is a chariot and we are all engaged monk'who shook the world,” occurring "ftttl e d^^dxaAi^JiajKX olumbi^ co u nty*.. to drag it. Some of you do not put out the rest "wnërë os resided to the pre- JouFbantncTpinfT interest. As an historical character only She confessed her of us have to labor so much the more, his life is worthy of the paost careful sent time. Savior in baptism in November, 1880, _ and the worst of it is, we have to draw study : all Christendom has shared in and lived a consistant Christian up to I you also. JFhile you do not add to the the untold blessings, ecclesiastical and the last moment of her life.-*. She was strength which draws, you increase the have followed M* weight That is to be draws. It is all labors for God and man; A book which one among the very first that was added „ very well: for , uj u til mill T tt1” ” confession and baptism, and the very der.” You do hinder, and you cannot tractive style, an unbiased record— not first one of our number that laid down help hindering. If a man’s leg does estimate—of the.man as he spoke and not help him in walking, it certainly acted, is the neek of the hour. This her cross at Jesus feet and received at hinders him. Oh, I cannot bear to his hands a crown of everlasting life. She was united by marriage to Mr. think of H. Thitt I shonht bo a. h Giving the sailent futures of his life as William Clayton on December 25, 1882, drance to iny own soul’s growth is bad contained in Kostlin’s and other exten and was to him, during their short indeed ; but that I should stand in the sive biographies, omitting discussions way of the people of God and oool their on purely theological questions, it pre wedded life, a faithful and devotod wife, courage and dampen their ardor—my sents its subject in so attractive a man and the only regrets she seemed to have Master, let it never be 1 Sooner let me was in having to leave him. In ihis ner that the interest never flags. We sleep among the clods of the valley than greatly err if it does not prove the best hour of affliction we would commit him -popular life of the Great Reformer ever to the tender sympathies of—Him who is done for thy nsme \—Sptlrgeon. printed in the English language. Pub stood by the grave of Lazarus and $2,500 versus $1.50. lished in Funk & Wpgnalls’ Standard wept. May he look away from the changing things of earth to the endur- Prica25.jaaa.ts-».— ^Bgibtngs of bewven,- where tirewlBlrt *’T”spe^F^2,5ffd wTHFother doctors,” more parting and no more tears. writes Mr. J. W. Thornton, of Claiborn, In the loss of Sister Clayton we feel Mias., "Samaritan Nervine however T he S ingers ’ W elcome .—A Collec tion of New Music for Singing Classes. that a great shadow has fallen over our alone cured my son of fits.” Thisis on By L. O. Emerson. Price, 75 cents. community ; but our loss is her gain, a par with hundreds of others, speedy, Published by Oliver Ditson & Co., she is at lest, “ and we are only waiting thorough. Boston.—A new and really good Sing until the shadows are a little longer Mrs. Homespun, who has a terri ing Class book is always welcome. To grown.” • “ But she is gone.” We be sure, music is very generally taught thank our Heavenly Father for hor pure ble time every morning to get her -ia-ti ur »el>«ol s t But o ^ne e ees i t y only tn~~ drftntrr . ne inanK •', ° . . . ’ " she cannot understand why child him for the evidences of faith and the ore or two parts. When the boy or girl matures, so as to possess a man’s testimony she gave us during the hours ren are billed the rising generation. —Boston Transcript. or^oman’s voice, there is a need, not of approaching death. Funeral service was preached at Fair at present w-ell provided for, of learning Young and middle-aged men, suffer to sing part music. In the days of the view. Oct. 28th, in presenco of a large ing from nervous debility and kindred old winter evening singing schools, number of sorrowing friend and rela affections, as loss of memory and hypo things were, in this respect, really bet tives. chondria, should inclose three stamps tor than now, when so many boy-singers “Asleep in Jesus, oh how sweet for Part VII. of TVorld 8 Dispensary To be for such a slumber meet:” graduate into manhood without any Dime Series of pamphlets. Address • ability to sing either bass or tenor. W. R. M orquiss . World’s Dispensary Medical Associa Fairview, W. T. ■ ;ix— Wtty nM, then-, have a wide awake tion, Buffalo, N, Y. ringing school this winter, with “ The A little girl asked her mother : Singers’ Welcome” for text book? It “The only Thing thing that ever did me any Good. ” is, when bought by the dozen, not stall “ V hat kind of a bear is a conse expensive, has 150 good tunes, sacred Writing of the very remarkable im crated cross-eyed bear ?” The mo and beenjar, and all of the best. The elementary course is good, and has provement in her condition which fol ther replied that she had never plenty of interesting exercises, and for lowed the use of a single Home Treat heard of such an animal. The . beauty of ruuaic we a that they sang about Jr. L. O. ment supply, a patient at Walworth, New York, says : “ It has been about Emerson at all times. it at the Sunday-school. •' No,” I ' one month since I used up my three months’ supply of Oxygen, and I am said the. mother, “ it is ‘A consecrat Better than $10,000 ! feeling quite well again. Do not have ed cross I bear.’ ” “I spent over $10,000 in 23 years,” any cough now, nor hoarseness. It is Sick Headache siid Major H. W. Hines, of Boston, the only thing that ever did me any Muss., “ in being doctored for epilepsy. good, and I thank you very much for Mrs. J. C. Henderson, of Cleveland, the wonderful good it has done for me. I omployed the best physicians in New Ohio, writes : ‘Pleasant Purgative Peb Orleans, St. Louis, N. York. Philadel I do all my work—can walk quite a lets ’ a day, for a few weeks, has entire phia, Boston, London and Paris, but all distance : Do not seem to get tired. I ly cured me of sick head-ache,- from to no purpose. Samaritan Nervine has have not done so much work for almost which I suffered terribly, as often, on two years as I do now. 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