A hundred or more men and
women in YOUR congrega
tion need to know more about
the Book of Books and how its
reading by the non-Christian
world is made possible.
What will YOU, as their
Pastor, do for them on
Universal Bible Sunday
November 30th, 1919
To Pastors, Officers, Teachers
There are still about three weeks before the coming of this
red letter day for the Book of Books. The American Bible
Society xvill send you on request, as soon as ready, a living
message with inspiration, facts and figures ? not dry sta
tistics ? together with an exceedingly interesting church
or Sunday school program for Universal Bible Sunday.
Address the Secretary, 27g Bible House , New York
Weak, Thin, Nervous
People Should Take
What It Is And How It Increases Weight.
Strength and Nerve-Force.
Judging from the countless preparations ami treat
menu which are continually being advertised for the
purpose of maklne thin people fleshy, developing arms
ami neck, and replacing ugly hollows and angles liy
the soft curved lines ol health ami beauty, there arc
evidently thousands of men and women who keenly
feel their excessive thluness.
Thinness and weakness are often due to starred
nerves Our bodies need more phosphate than Is con
tained in modern foods. Physicians claim there Is
nothing that will si-pply tills deficiency so well as
the organic phosphate known among druggists as
b:tro |thuspliat?>. which is Inexpensive and is sold bv
most all druggists under a guaranteo of satisfaction
or money hack.
Hy feeding the nerves directly and by supplying the
body cells witli the necessary phosphoric food elements,
bILro-phosphate should soon produce a welcome trans
formation In the appearance; the increase in weight
frequently being astonishing.
Increase in weight also carries with It a general
Improvement in the health. Nervousness, sleeplessness
and lark of energy, which nearly always accompany
excessive thinners, should soon disappear, dull eyte
brighten, and pale cheeks glow with the bloom of
CAPTION ? \Vblle Rltro Phosphate Is unsurpassed
for the relief of nervousness, general dehlllty. etc..
those taking it who do not desire to put on flesh
should use extra caro in avoiding fat-producing food.
A Healing Spring at Your I)o?r.
Here iB a very unusual and pecu
liar offer ? one that you rarely meet
with. It evidences the greatest faith
on the part of its maker and inspires
confidence. It Is made by an earnest
and enthusiastic man who not only
thinks but knows from per^oual ex
perience that he is right. He pro
poses to give you?the equivalent of a
three weeks' visit to a Mineral Spring
of most remarkable restorative pow
ers and make no charge if you are
not benefited. His offer has been ac
cepted by several thousands of suf
ferers in all parts of the United States
and his records show that only two
" in a hundred, on the average, report
If you sufler from dyspep.-ia, indi
gestion. rheumatlpm, gall stones, kid
ney, bladder or liver lisease, uric acid
poisoning, or other condition caused
by impure blood, take Mr. Shivar at
his word and sign and mail the fol
Box 14H, Shelton, S. C.
I accept your guarantee offer and
enclose herewith three dollars for ten
gallons of Shivnj- Mineral Spring
Water. I agree to give it a fair trial,
in accordance witli instructions con
tained '.n booklPt you will send, and
if it falls to bereiit my case you agree
to refund the price !n full upon re
ceipt of the two empty demijohno
which I agree to return promptly.
? (Please write distinctly.)
PlMUW writs dlattmrtly.
out among tbe churches as goals in
the Every-Member Canvas.* for be
nevolences In 1920-21.
The overtures sent down from the
General Assembly were approved, ex
cept the one on rotary eldership,
which was not approved.
The next spring meeting will be
held in the Second church, Norfolk,
R. B. Grinnan, S. C.
On Tuesday evening, September
23d, at 8 P. M., the Presbytery of
Kanawha met in the Presbyterian
church, St. Albans, W. Va. The open
ing sermon was preached by the re
tiring Moderator, the Rev. C. R. Gar
rison, from John 21:22. There were
twenty-three miniaters and seven
Officer*: Rev. M. B. Lamhdin, Mod
erator, and Rev. H. H. Orr, Tempo
Dismissed: Rev. G. W. Wysor to
the Presbytery of St. Johns, Fla.
Received: Rev. O. C. Huston from
the Presbytery of Norfolk and Rev.
L. E. McEldowney, of the M. E.
Ordained: Messrs. B. P. Sperow
and F. W. Christie, licentiates of this
Presbytery, were ordained to the full
ministry of the gospel.
Candidate: Mr. F. C. Davis, a
member of the First church, Charles
ton, was received under the care of
the Presbytery. Mr. Davis is laboring
at Slab Fork.
Overtures: The several overtures
sent down by the Assembly were an
swered in the affirmative, with the
exception of the last one in regard
to basis of representation in the As
sembly, whigh was answered in the
Home Missions: Home Missions
had a large space among the ques
tions discussed bofore Presbytery.
The new ones among these faithful
workers were Rev. O. ,C. Huston, Su
perintendent of Home Missions, and
F. C. Davis.
DO YOU NEED A WDNEY
Dr. Kilmer's Swamp-Root in not recommended
for everything, but if you have kidney, liver or
bladder trouble, it may r>e found just the medicine
you need. Swamp-Root makes friends quickly
because its mild and immediate effect is soon
realized in most cases. It is a gentle healing
herbal compound? a physician's prescription
which has proved its great value in thousands
of the most distressing cases according to re
At druggists in large and medltim sue bottles.
You may have a sample size bottle of this al
ways reliable preparation by Parcel Post, also
pamphlet telling about it. Address I>r. Kilmer
& Co., Binghamton, N. V., and enclose t#n cents,
also mention the
Presbyterian of the South.
Rev. F. W. Christie, who was or
dained at this meeting, is serving the
field on Paint Creek, where Rev. J.
E. Healey served before he fell on
sleep. Nine years before, lacking a
few days, Mr. Healey was ordained in
this same church. Mr. Healey at the
time of his ordination was over fifty.
The Home Mission program for
next year is large, but no larger than
N^xt Meeting Place: The invitation
of the Kanawha-Salines church was
accepted. In the spring of 1920 the
Presbytery will celebrate its twenty
fifth anniversary at Maiden. Presby
tery will convene for its spring ses
sious on the Tuesday after the second
Sunday in April.
After appropriate thanks for the
gracious hospitality of the St. Albans
people, Presbytery adjourned to meet
at the call of the Moderator during
the meetings of the Synod of West
Virginia at Charleston First church,
J. B. Morton, S. C.
Free Book of Designs
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