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Last Sunday there were over 1,700 in attendance in the twenty-four Sun day schools In and about this city. 1 went out to one little Sunday school where the teachers had not come. In five minutes we had sixty-one chil dren together, and it was a great joy and privilege to teach these lit tle ones who are thirsting after right eousness and the truth. All that is necessary is to walk down a street, and soon you have a good crowd ready to listen and be taught. Oh! that our friends at home would real ize the opportunity here. Cards Wanted. In addition to the above plea from Dr. Wilson, we have the following from one of our finest missionary nurses, Miss Esther Kestler, of Chun ju, Korea: "All the city and nearby villages are being divided up, and Sunday schools for the heathen children are being started in the different sec tions. The medical helpers and my self started one in our dispensary two weeks ago, and Sabbath afternoon it numbered a hundred and fifty-five, and when we divided them up into classes, one class had to be sent to the attic of the dispensary and two more classes into nearby buildings. What I want you please to do for us is to see that the churches send us Sabbath school and post cards in sufficient numbers so that we will not have to disappoint any of these lit tle tots, who begin coming mostly for the card from America. We write a Scripture verse on the back of these cards in Korean, and the teacher has them memorized. This is the way we use the Sabbath school cards, then we give a ticket to each child who brings a new pupil, and for every five tickets they get one of the post cards, and you have no idea how they work for these pretty post cards. One child brought in twenty last Sab bath evening. At the rate we are increasing, we may have to overflow into the hospital." Won't you gather all the picture post cards you can, as well as the Sunday school cards? Have your chil dren in the young people's organiza tions paste plain white paper on re verse side of these po9t cards, so the missionary can write the Bible verse For Whooping Cough, Asthma Spasmodio Croup, Nasal Catarrh , Bronchitis and Sore Throat. The Vapor Treatment for Couo hi and Coldt The time to use Cresolene is at night. This fact appeals to every one, for the healing antiseptic vapor is breathed all night and ia constantly in oon , tact with the seat of the disease, relieving the cough, and difficult brea hing. Cresolene has been recommended and used for forty years. The benefit derivad from it is unquestionable Send for descriptive booklet 48. Forsale by druggists V apo-Csesolenk Co., 62 C Jtlandt St., New York ROCHE'S HERBAL. EMBROCATION FOR^ CROUP WHOOPING COUGH Relieves promptly and safely the Terror and Distress of these dreaded afflictions of Childhood. 1 20 years of successful use Applied externally only. Wonder fully effective in Bronchitis, Lum bago and Rheumatism. All druggists or W- EDWARDS k SOU e roUGERA ACO. London, England 9Q.?2Bo?!kman 8t.N. 7. there. Teach the children they are really doing Foreign Mission work in sending these cards. Let's supply the above needs at once. Mrs. W. C. Winsborough. CHINA. Iiocation of New Missionaries: Tho Conference Committee of the North Kiangsu and Mid-China Missions, which adjusts matters of common in terest to both missions, recently met and passed upon the following assign ments of new missionaries: To Yencheng ? Mr. and Mrs. James R. Graham. To Haichow ? Miss Marguerite Mi zelle. To Taochow ? Miss Hazel Matthes. To Kiangsu ? Miss Katharine Thompson. To Hsuchowfu ? Rev. and Mrs. Locke White. The Nanking Theological Semivnry has for the present term a registra tion of 157 students. OT these the Northern Presbyterian students num ber 34; the Southern Presbyterian, 34; English Presbyterian, 3; and Reformed Presbyterians, 1 ; making a total of 72 Presbyteriaa students, two-fifths of the whole number. On the faculty there are three Southern Presbyterians; Revs. D. W. Richard son, L. H. Lancaster and P. F. Price; one Northern Presbyterian, Rev. C. Stanley Smith, and one Chinese Pres byterian professor, Rev. Y. N. Chia. The Seminary draws its students from fourteen provinces of China and eigh teen different denominations. P. Mrs. John L. Stuart reached her eightieth year on the 8th of January, 1922. She is the oldest missionary in service of the Southern Presbyte rian Church, and is a worker worthy Of all honor by the Church. Her re gard among her fellow-missionaries is indicated by the name by which she is affectionately known, "Mother Stuart." She lives with her son, Dr. J. Leighton Stuart, president of Pek ing University, and her youngest son. Dr. Warren H. Stuart, is president of Hangchow College. P. LAYMEN'S WORK. (Continued from page 7) "I do not consider Japan one of the greatest perils of China, but one of the least. I am not defending Japan ? G6d forbid! My blood boiled when I was in China two years ago am| saw with my own eyes what Japan was doing in Shantung and many other provinces, and heard much more from those who knew and whose word was to be depended upon. I am glad to say it did not look so bad last year, but the peril is fat from over. But I repeat ? Japan ia among the least of China's perils; indeed, Japan would be no peril at all if it were not for the way in which China's own politicians and rulers play into the hands of the Japanese and are willing to sell China's independence, resources, la bor, and China's everything-worth while to Japan, if only thereby they can line their own pockets with Jap anese gold. "A greater peril is China's lack of men of principle and power among the ruling classes. China sorely needs a Washington or a Lincoln. "Another great peril Is in her stu dents returning from America and other western lands. Many of these are a great blessing to their own country, but very many are not. Many bring a measure of western culture, but also a vast amount of western foolishness along with it. A large proportion of these returned students are unfitted again to enter into Chinese life; they have been ed ucated away from their people. Many of them have learned far more of the Godless and Chrlstless phil osophies that are so widely taught in many universities than they have of the gospel that made America great. Some of the most dangerous enemies of Christianity (which is the only thing that will save China) are some of these returned students. "But China's greatest peril is from an influential portion of the mission ary body substituting 'the social gos pel,' and a gospel shorn of Its super natural elements and power for the gospel of atoning blood and Holy Ghost fire, and divine, supernatural power that the Word of God pro claims, and substituting salvation by education for salvation by regenera tion by the power of the Holy Ghost. "I do not think that matters are nearly as bad as some have inferred from some careless sweeping state ments that have been made. I be lieve the great bulk of the mission aries in the various evangelical churches are sound in the faith; but some denominations supposed to be evangelical, and two particularly, are sending out many young men and women who are thoroughly unsettled in their religious opinions and care less in their living. "The Union universities and theo logical schools in China are a great menace to the future of the Church in China. As those universities have no creedal basis, It is impossible for one denomination, however orthodox, to restrain other denominations from sending out men thoroughly unsound. In one instance, for example, the Presbyterians refused ar certain can didate in their own denomination who was to go out and teach in one of these universities. They refused him because they regarded him as theologically and radically unsound; but this same man then applied to another denomination and was ac cepted by them and sent out by them to teach in the same university where the Presbyterians had refused to ac cept him. "China needs salvation, not educa tion. I believe we have made a great mistake in putting altogether too much money, and too many men and women, comparatively, into educa tion, and altogether too little and too few into evangelization. Another mistake we are making ? at least, I think It is a mistake ? is the undue eagerness we are showing to get to the highly-educated classes and the influential and the rich. One great missionary body has said that the other missions can go to the poor and uneducated and such like, if they wish, but 'our mission is to the edu cated and to the leaders.' This cer tainly was not Jesus Christ's pro gram, nor the program of the apos tles. 'To the poor' the gospel was preached. The truth reached them, and in due time, following God's or der, it reached the scholars and the rulers and the governors and the kings and emperors. "The old gogpel preached in the old way in the power of the Holy Spirit to all classes, especially the poor, is China's great need to-day. It will solve all problems, and noth ing else will." SUNDAY SCHOOL*. (Continued from page 11) slon of sin, and that they should turn from their sins. God, as He always will do, when He saw their repent ance, forgave them and withdrew the threatened calamity. This did not please Jonah at all. He does not seem to have considered the possibility of the repentance of the Ninevites. His preaching seems to have been only a threat without any suggestion that there could be any escape. He expected that great city to be destroyed, and was utterly disappointed when this did not take place. In his angry disappointment he asked God that he might die. When God did not accede to his request, he went outside of the city to see what would happen. He still hoped that the city would be destroyed. He built himself a booth of bushes; but that could not last long under the blazing sun; so God made a gourd vine grow up suddenly to furnish him shade. After a time God sent a worm that killed the vine. Then Jonah got mad again. God called him to account. He asked him why he was so concerned about the death of the vine, when he wanted to see all the people of the city, even the innocent babies, de stroyed. There are a great many peo ple who are willing that multitudes may perish, if only they can have their little personal comforts. Jonah was much more concerned about his discomfort under the rays of the sun after his gourd was dead, than he was about the sufferings and deatb of the multitudes in that city. If we were as much concerned about those who are dying In sin as we are about our own personal com forts, we would provide all that is needed to give the gospel to all the dying nations of the world. 4W a r r i a g e js Oline-Fisher: At the manse of Pop lar Tent church, December 31, 1921, by Rev. W. H. Eubank, Mr. Martin Luther Cline and Miss Adelaide Fish er, both of Concord, N. C. Knight-Kay: On January 11, 1922. at the manse, Pittsboro, N. C., by Rev. Jonas Barclay. Mr. Roy W. Knight of Gulf, N. C., and Miss Grace Ray of Moncure, N. C. Fox-Harris: On January 23, 1922, at the manse, Pittsboro, N. C., by Rev. Jonah Barclay, Mr. Hurley Fox and Miss Sallie Harris, both of Slier City, N. C. Collins-Bradt: At Bogalusa, La., January 8, 1922, by Rev. Charles H. Maury, Mr. W. Collins of New Or leans, La., and Mrs. H. O. Bradt of Bogalusa, La. Moler-Zinn: At the residence of Mr. Jacob Zinn, Charles Town, W. Va., December 8th, by Rev. G. G. Sydnor, D. D., Mr. Richard T. Moler and Miss Grace C. Zinn. Gills-Macomb: At the manse, Charles Town, W. Va., December 21, 1921, by Rev. G. G. Sydnor, D. D., Mr. James Courtney Gills and miss Frances A. Macomb. Bea tfjg Proctor: Mrs. Mary Bryan Proctor was born in Lexington, Ky., June 22. 1851. Married December 28, 1883. Departed this life at Brenham, Tex.. January 21, 1922. One child sur vives, Mrs. May Beaumier, of Bren ham. She was a child of the cove nant, and fell asleep in the arms ol her Saviour. Story: On January 12th Mrs. Anna H. Story, of Forest, Miss., died at her home of pneumonia. She was an earnest Christian woman and faith ful to the Presbyterian church, of which she became a member early in life. She will be missed in the home and in the community, for all loved her. "Precious in the sight of the Lord is the death of His saints."