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New Series of The Christian Union
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-Senator Morrill, who has just been elected for the sixth time Senator from Vermont, has not only the extraordinary record of forty-two years' continuous service in Congress, but is also remarkable for the fact that he had reached middle life before he entered the public service. He became a member of the

the Sarum missal, done in the fourteenth cen-
tury, with a different border printed round
each page-a mighty volume, which he called
his cathedral. He had a wonderful memory,
and this, with his great faculty of observation,
gave him an unrivaled storehouse on which
to draw for his artistic work. He could de-
scribe the details of a particular page of a
manuscript which he had not seen for thirty
years.

-At a gathering in New Haven Dr. Watson
(Ian Maclaren) told a story about his trip to
the Holy Land, to which he had been looking
forward for a number of years with pleasur-
able anticipation. As he was nearing the
center of historic Palestine he met an Ameri-
can, who was making all haste to get away.
After a few greetings, such as two English-
speaking men meeting in a foreign country
might exchange, the American asked Dr. Wat-
son where he was going. "To Jerusalem,"
was the reply. "Jerusalem!" exclaimed the
American in tones of unfeigned disgust, you
don't want to go there. I've just come away.
It's a slow town. Why, there isn't a daily
newspaper in the whole place !"

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-The parents of the late ex-Speaker Charles F. Crisp were Americans, but he was born in Sheffield, England. He was taken as an infant to Georgia, was educated there, and joined the Confederate army with the rank of Lieutenant. He was taken prisoner and was confined in Fort Delaware. He was released in 1865. He then studied law and was admitted to the Bar, being only twenty-one years old. In 1877 he became a judge of the Supreme Court of the Southwestern Judicial District, receiving two re-elections, but in 1882 he resigned that office to become a candidate for

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lower branch of Congress in his forty-eighth Congress. He represented the Third Georgia House

year.

-The late Columbus Delano, ex-Secretary of the Interior, whose death is just announced, was first elected to Congress in 1844. He joined the Republican party at its formation, and in 1860 was a delegate to the Republican National Convention in Chicago, which nominated Lincoln and Hamlin. In 1864 he was again sent to Congress, and was re-elected in 1868. He was appointed Secretary of the Interior in 1870, and held office until 1875.

-The editor of the Milwaukee "Sentinel," Horace Rublee, who died recently, was a Vermonter by birth, but from his eleventh year lived in Wisconsin, with the exception of one when he was editor of the Boston " Advertiser," and eight years when he was Minister to Switzerland. For many years he was Chairman of the Republican State Committee, and before obtaining control of the "Sentinel" was editor of the "Wisconsin State Journal" at Madi

son.

-The New York "Tribune" reports that Mr. Booker T. Washington, of the Tuskegee Institute, delivered an address the other day before the Faculty and students of Trinity College, Durham, N. C. This is the first instance on record of a Southern white college inviting a

District for several terms, and in the Fifty-
second Congress, after an exciting caucus, was
elected Speaker. His chief opponent in the
caucus was Senator, then Representative, Mills,
of Texas.

-M. Challemel-Lacour, who has just died,
was arrested after the coup d'état of the third
Napoleon, against whom he had taken up
arms, and was banished. He went first to
Belgium, then to Switzerland, and became
Professor of French Literature in the Univer-
sity of Zurich. Eight years later he was enabled
to return to France, and ten years later entered
the Chamber of Deputies as a Radical. His
eloquent speeches won great admiration, and
in 1876 he was elected a Senator. He was
appointed Ambassador to Switzerland, and in
1880 he succeeded M. Léon Say as Ambassa-
dor to the Court of St. James's. He resigned
this latter position two years later in order to
become Minister of Foreign Affairs in the
Cabinet of the late Jules Ferry. After the
death of this great statesman, M. Challemel-
Lacour became President of the Senate, and
displayed much firmness in resisting the at-
tempted encroachments of the lower house.

-James H. Greathead, the well-known English engineer, who has recently died, began his

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-We read that Bishop Dudley (Episcopal), of Kentucky, when he was hunting and fishing recently, made the acquaintance of an old moun. taineer, who took a great fancy to him without suspecting that he was a bishop. When the Bishop was about to go home he invited the old man to come to Louisville to hear him preach. Preach? Whut, you preach? Kin you preach ez well ez you kin shoot an' fish?" "Better. No joke. Come Sunday with your best clothes, and I'll give you a front pew." The old chap was there, right up in front, and remained until the bitter end, after which he hurried forward to shake the Bishop's hand. "Parson," he cried warmly, "I don't know a great deal about your creeds an' dogmatics, but I've riz and sot with you every time!"

-A London journal says that the latest hobby of William Morris was the collection of old manuscripts and missals, and the collection on the shelves at Kelmscott House, made in a very short time, is one of the best in existence. Last year he bought a copy of

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King Humbert has donated the sum of one hundred thousand lire ($20,000) to be distributed to the poor of Rome in honor of the marriage of his son. His Majesty has also ordered that similar disbursements be made in other places.

The Fall River "Daily Globe" of October 27 says: "The annual meeting of the Bourne mills was held yesterday afternoon and the old officers elected as follows: Clerk and Treasurer, George A. Chace; Directors, Frank S. Stevens, George A. Chace, Nathaniel B. Horton, Stephen A. Jenks, Charles M. Shove. During the year the corporation has paid eighteen per cent. in dividends to the stockholders and ten per cent. to the employeesseven last December (Christmas), and three in July, under its profit-sharing scheme.

Attention has already been called to the great gift of one million lire ($200,000) which the venerable and rich Signor Verdi, the great composer, intends to devote to the erection of a house for aged and needy musical artists. He has called it "Casa di riposo per gli artisti di musica" (the house of rest for musical artists). Some time ago he opened a hospital for the poor of his native city, Villanova, and

so much interested has he become in the care of the needy that he will not only give a site for his new hospital in the healthiest part of Milan and a building which will accommodate two hundred persons, besides a great concert hall, but will also endow the institution with 150,000 lire a year.

From the Committee on the Cultivation of

Vacant Lots by the Unemployed, under the care of the New York City Association for Improving the Condition of the Poor, we learn that the American Institute Fair caps the climax of the vacant-lot farms, when several of the planters competed for cash prizes aggregating $100. The fact that one of the women planters carried off eight first prizes, three second prizes, and two special prizes, amounting to $55, and that other planters took prizes amounting to $45, is a tribute to the success of the movement. The expenses of the vacant-lot farms for 1896 amounted to $4,500. The receipts of the planters, estimated at the current weekly rate, were $9,596. In addition, the Association for Improving the Condition of the Poor, under whose management the farms were conducted, received several hundred bushels of potatoes, beets, and cabbages for distribution among its beneficiaries. The excessive wet weather of the early season, followed by the extreme heat, proved very disadvantageous to the crops, especially on the co-operative farm, from which the Association hoped to recoup itself for the money advanced. At the end of the season the Committee find themselves with a debit balance of $200. The receipt of $9,596 was the value of the planters' crops, all of which they themselves received. It will be very glad to acknowledge subscriptions for this purpose. All checks should be made payable to the order of Mr. Jacob H. Schiff, Treasurer, 27 Pine Street, and may be sent to him or to Dr. William H. Tolman, Secretary, 105 East Twenty-second Street.

The Abbé Le Jeune, the brave priest who did so much for the cause of humanity at the time when the steamer Drummond Castle went down off the coast of Brittany, has been the recipient of many appreciative letters and gifts, but no words or donations could express the gratitude of the friends of those on board for his thoughtful endeavors. When the.

small boats which had collected to aid in the work of salvage returned to harbor with the dead, they found that the women had, with the assistance of the curé, launched the lifeboat, and had done all that lay in their power to find and save the survivors of the wreck. When it came to the task of committing the dead bodies to the grave, it was found that there was only enough wood in the villages to make coffins for the little children and for their mothers-a significant indication of the primitive poverty of the two hamlets, Molène and Ouessant; but, whether the corpses were returned in simplest fashion to mother earth or received the most respectful interment pos

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Born 1834.

See pages 637 and 770. October 7.-Louis Jules Trochu. Born 1815. Commander-in-Chief of the forces in defense of Paris, 1871. October 8.-George Du Maurier. See page 684. October 8.-George A. Sheridan. Born 1840. A well-known political speaker. October 10.-Joshua James Blaisdell. Born 1827. For forty years Professor in Beloit College.

October 10.-Levi K. Fuller. Born 1841. In

1886 elected Lieutenant-Governor, and in 1892 Governor of Vermont. October 11.-Edward White Benson. Born

1829. See page 677. October 14.-Thomas White Ferry. Born

1827. In 1865 elected to Congress as a
Representative; 1871-1883 United States
Senator. On the death of Henry Wilson,
acting Vice-President.

October 18.-Horace Rublee. Born 1829.
Editor of the Milwaukee "Sentinel."
October 19.-William Adams Richardson.
Born 1821. See page 801.
October 21.-François Félix Tisserand. Born
1845. A well-known French astronomer.
October 23.-Charles F. Crisp. Born 1845.
See page 848.

October 23.-Columbus Delano. Born 1809.
See page 848.

October 23.-James H. Greathead. Born 1846. See

page

848.

October 26.-Paul Armand Challemel-Lacour. Born 1827. See page 848. October 30.-Gustav von Hohenlohe. Born 1823. Raised to the Cardinalate in 1866. A brother of the German Imperial Chancellor.

Siam's New Railway

With the exception of the short narrowgauge line to Paknam, the railway now under construction from Bangkok to Khorat is the only railway in Siam. It is to be the first of a vast ramification of lines designed to distribute civilization to the most distant portions of the kingdom. That the construction of the railway to Khorat should be persisted in is a matter of the highest importance to Siam. No hopes are held that the railway will pay as a commercial speculation, but hopes are entertained that, in the awakening of Siam, that fatal unsteadiness of purpose which has characterized her actions in the past may give way under better guidance to some continuity of action, and the railway, having been begun, may be finished. There is no physical reason why the railway should not be completed; and when the first engine steams into Khorat, Siam will have made her best effort so far to escape from the state of semi-barbarism in which she is enthralled.

The railway is 163 miles in length, and, as is well known, it is being built by Mr. Murray Campbell, one of the distinguished pioneer railway contractors of Asia, and financed by Messrs. Matheson & Co., of Lombard Street It is designed to pierce "the center of a vast plain of magnificent soil reaching right away to the Mekong, and capable, if properly developed, of nearly doubling the present revenues of Siam." The railway is an "extremely cheap full-gauge line." It was to have been finished on December 12, 1895. An extension of time of one year has already been granted, and a second extension may reasonably be expected. That the railway can be ready for traffic by December, 1897, there is no doubt, for the most difficult section of the whole line will, barring accidents, certainly be completed before the end of the current year.

There have been many difficulties to contend with a spongy soil, and the alluvial plain fever and sickness in the jungle; too much water at one season, a dearth of it at another; no roads; difficulty of transport, untrained laborers, a vacillating government, and many others. The Director-General of the Siamese Railways is an able German engineer, Herr Bethge, who was formerly Krupp's agent in China. He was an unsuccesful tenderer for the construction of the line, the mak

ing of which he is now superintending. Inevitable friction has resulted from this opposition of interests. Constant questions are arising as to whether, for example, the subsidence of an earthquake for the wabbling of a masonry embankment is due to faults of construction or of design. Siam is a country rejoicing in a multiplicity of advisers, culled from half the nations of Europe. In the multitude of counsel, they say, there is much wisdom.-London

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Dirge

Grieve no more, all ye who are sighing-
Wail no more for the blest.

Fear no more, O ye that are dying-
Death is the last and best,
And the end of life is rest.

I, too, feared, and as children crying
Lay them down to their sleep,
Specter-haunted, struggling, defying,
Sunk to my slumber deep

'Mid the moanings of those who weep. What to me though the marbles crumble Slowly o'er my head!

What to me are the storms that rumble
Fiercely above my bed!

For peace is with the dead.

Mourn them not, O ye that are sighingMourn no more for the blest.

Fear no ill, ye souls of the dyingKnow that the last is best, And the joy of heaven is rest. -Charles Kelsey Gaines, in the Pocket Magazine.

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