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NOTICES.
Classified as religious,

the American Newspaper * The regular meeting of the Home Influ. ence Association will be held Third month 29, Directory of 1895 catalogues 1,008 newspapers and periodiat Race Street meeting-house, 3 p. mi Subject : “ Character Building.' All are welccme. cals, ..

... One hundred and thirteen of these journals have a circulation of 10,000 or more each issue. ...

. Each copy is A Circular Meeting, under the care of a Committee of Concord Quarterly Meeting, will be held at Providence, on First day, the 3d of

read not only by the five people usually credited to the orFourth month. To convene at 3 o'clock.

dinary newspaper, but by twice or thrice that number in many MARY P. HARVEY, Clerk.

instances, for many subscribers pass their papers on and on *** The monthly meeting of the Universal Peace Union will be held Fourth month 4, at

to the inmates of less fortunate homes. These publications the Peace Rooms, 500 Chestnut street. The address of the occasion will be given by Prof.

are pre-eminently the home papers of newspaperdom. They Blair, of Guilford College, N. C. ; subject : • The Late War from the Southern Aspect

are not superficially scanned while men travel in to business Friend Blair was conscripted in the Southern Army, and his struggle to maintain his Peace and then left for the brakemen to gather up. They go directly principles will be described in his address.

into homes, and the reading of them is a duty as well as a *** Haddonfield First-day School Union will be held in Friends' meeting-house, Moores- pleasure. Hence their peculiar value to advertisers and their town, N. J., Seventhday, Third month 26, at

rank as moulders of opinion. The subject of “ Profitable Reading ” will be

Review of Reviews," New York. opened for discussion by Medford School.

Trains leave Market Street wharf, Philadel-
phia, at 8.30 and 10 a. m. Returning, leave Publisher's Department.
Moorestown at 4.12 and 4.44
GEO. L. GILLINGHAM,

(ESTABLISHED 1877)
ANNA B. SHEPPARD,
*** A subscriber writes that one of the issues of the

THE BABIES' OWN MAGAZINE. INTELLIGENCER failed to be received, and adds : *** First-day evening meetings (Philadel-saw a notice some time ago that you were willing to A wonderful help to mothers in amusing and

instructing the children. phia, during Third month are held at 17th supply missing copies, i. e., those that failed to reach

50 cents a year. 5 cents a copy. street and Girard avenue, at 7.30 o'clock. The subscribers. We will be glad if you will send us a copy attendance of members generally will be com

of that date.” We print this in order to add that we are The little ones look eagerly each month for BABY forting

always not only willing but desirious to supply copies LAND because it is full of bright, pretty things designed

which do not arrive, and we expect subscribers to notify especially for them. *** The Visiting Committee of Baltimore

us of failure to get their papers, as, in the absence of The 1898 volume contains : Yearly Meeting has arranged for the following such notice, we do not know but what the paper is being “Ladybird and Bold Knight," by Alice Dana

Knox. A dainty serial about a dear little girl and meetings for Third month, viz: regularly and satisfactorily received.

her playmates. 27. Washington, and Aisquith St., Balt.

" More about Buz-Buz," by Charles Stuart Pratt. JOHN J. CORNELL, Chairman.

Continuing the interesting adventures of a housefly. CLEMENT A. WOODNUTT, A Characteristic Serial, by Margaret Johnson.

Prettily illustrated by the author. *** First-day School Unions in Third month occur as follows:

Undertaker and Embalmer, Original Nursery Rhymes and Jingles, by Miss E. 26. Haddonfield, N. J.

Special Stories, Albert Bigelow Paine. 1728 GIRARD AVENUE.

Quaint Fairy Tales, Poems, Bright Illustrations, ** Meetings to be visited by members of

and a host of other good features, by favorite conTelephone 66-99-A.

tributors to child literature, New York Yearly Meeting's Visiting Commit. tee : THIRD MONTH.

Little Men and Women. 27. Jericho. JOSEPH T. McDowell, Clerk.

(ESTABLISHED 1880)

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the life of a manly "little” boy. No. 1313 Vine Street,

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"Talking Birds,” by Mary Catherine Crowley.

More amusing anecdotes about Frolic and his bird Ellwood Heacock.

friends. " When Grandfather's Grandfather was a Boy,"

by Elbridge S. Brooks. What the girls and boys did in Revolutionary times,

Twelve True Natural History Stories, which will AQUILA J. LINVILL,

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Queer Toys that amuse foreign children.
Removed to 1827 N. 10th St., Philad'a. Other Contributions, from time to time, by

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;

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No. 15,

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HILADELPHI ment inserted for less than 20 cents. SINGLE SUBSCRIPTION, $2.00 PER ANNUM. To subscribers residing west of the Mississippi River a discount of one-fourth from this rate, making the price

EMPLOYMENT OFFICE.-MALE AND FE$1.50 per annum.

male help; white and colored. All kinds of work. To those who get up and forward “ Clubs"

we will
Address John Stringham, 1291 Lex. Ave., New York

Picture Dealers. give one extra copy, free, for each ten subscribers.

City. Single copies, 5 cents.

Frame Manufurturers.

OLD * PRINTS
FOR

R RENT.-CHOICE OF TWO FURNISHED
SUBSCRIPTIONS MAY BEGIN AT ANY TIME.

cottages, in the heart of the Appalachians, thirty MAKING albums or illustrating books acquires a WHEN IT IS DESIRED TO DISCONTINUE, NOTICE MUST BE miles west of Asheville, N. C. A delightful all the year

new charm when you have discovered the great colGIVEN.

WE DO NOT "STOP PAPERS EXCEPT UPON round climate, especially helpful in pulmonary and ner- lection of the Soule PHOTOGRAPH Co., of Boston, for ORDER OR SUBSCRIBER. vous disorders. J. REECE LEWIS, Waynesville, N.C. which we are agents in Philadelphia. Scenes of travel in

all countries; castles, cathedrals, and cities of Europe; OFFICES: 921 ARCH ST., PHILADELPHIA. LADY WANTS POSITION AS HOUSEKEEPER, portraits of royalty and celebrities of all times, past and

or any position of trust. Suburban town preferred. Box 235, Norristown, Pa.

these are a part only. With such a collection to draw REMITTANCES by mail should be in CHBCKS,

upon, illustrating becomes an absorbing pleasure. Drafts, or Post-office MONEY ORDERS; the last preferred. Money sent us by mail will be at the risk of PARTIES DESIRING TO VISIT WASHINGTON

can be accommodated with rooms and board in a New ART PUBLICATIONS. the

person so sending. Draw checks and money Friends' family. One block from street cars passing orders to the order of FRIENDS' INTELLIGENCER Asso- railroad stations, Capitol, and public buildings. Terms, “Overtaken," after the painting by John A. CIATION, LIMITED. $1.50 a day.

Lomax.
Address FRIEND, 1626 Nineteenth Street, N. W.,
' ,

Washington, D. C.

- The Ring,” after the painting by L. T. CONTENTS OF THIS ISSUE.

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AS MANAGING-

WANTED:-POSITION
A GOOD WORD EACH WEEK. -XIV.,

“A Summer Shower," after the pictnre by 233 housekeeper at institution, hotel, boarding-school,

E. Blair Leighton. VERSES: THE UNDERTONE,

or private family. Experienced. Address No. 24, this

· 233 Office. WHAT UPHOLDS THE STATE?

233 JACOB L. Mott,

234
WHITE PLYMOUTH ROCKS-EGGS FOR

No. 13 N. Eleventh Street, near Market,

hatching $1.00 for 15. JOS. P. PALMER, Geigers " MIZPAH A BARRIER : Not A BOND,

PHILADELPHIA. TRUST AS A SUBSTITUTE FOR TROUBLE,

(Formerly of 1027 Market Street.) 236

Good Board-Residence FRIENDS' New TESTAMENT LESSONS.

In the spring the housewife's thoughts turn to the renooffered in a Friends' very comfortable home, 134 hours

vating of things. This is where my long experience and 237

train ride from London ; 3 minutes from railway station,

and near many points of historical interest. Excellent training enable me to be of help. I will re-upholster your Scripture Study at Race Street,

237 water and drainage. Terms moderate. Apply to A. B. furniture, and can make it look as well, sometimes better,

Randall House, Wincheap, Canterbury, Kent, England' UNDERGROUND RAILROAD REMINISCENCES, 238

than when it was new. I make and hang curtains and

draperies of all kinds, and awnings. SANENESS OF NERVE ACTION,

. 239
WANTED.

And I charge only moderate prices.
EDITORIAL:

I desire to make copies of the Manuscript

« Extracts"

Brass and enameled bedsteads are coming to be greater The Position of Friends on Cuba,

240 of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting, between the years 1708 favorites every year. They are very handsome and con

and 1748, both inclusive, No:es, 240

venient-but that's only part of the reason. They're

A few of them I already have, as follows:
BIRTHS, MARRIAGES, DEATHS,

240, 241
1709

1738

clean—they're safe; there's no room for doubts and sus

picions. NEWS OF FRIENDS:

1746

It's a wise housekeeper who knows what is in her own A Visit to Baltimore,

1715
1737

1747
241
All the others I am desirous to obtain.

I know, because it is all put in here in the Notes.

These “Extracts 242

are no doubt in existence, some- building, under my own eye; I don't sell factory-made

where. Will not those in charge of collections of such Public EDUCATION IN ENGLAND,

To make sure, rip open an unexpected 242 old documents look them over? I will take the best posA FRIENDS' COLONY,

sible care of any handed me, and return them with little corner, if you like, and peep in.
HOWARD M. JENKINS,

Come and see the new styles, and get prices.
The New YORK INDIANS LIQUOR BILL, 242

921 Arch Street, Philadelphia. SHAKESPEARE ON TEMPERANCE,

243 LIFE INSURANCE as a protection for families or CONFERENCES, ASSOCIATIONS, ETC., old age. For rates, estimates, and results, address Wm.

YOUNG FRIENDS' ASSOCIATION. 243 C. ALLEN, 401 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia.

The regular meeting of the Young Friends EDUCATIONAL NOTES 244

Association will be held on Second-day evening,
MONEY - SAVING methods of advertising. Booklets
LITERANY NOTES,

· 245
written. S. EDWARD PASCHALL,

Fourth month II, 1898, at eight o clock, in the PERSONAL NOTES,

West Chester, Pa. In Philadelphia daily. 245

Lecture Room, 15th and Race streets. THE BILL OF SALE FOR BASIL DORSEY,

PROGRAM. 245

AN AFTERNOON TEA POETRY: Down Hill Together; Spring, . 246

Review of “ Dolly Madison,” by Maude

Wilder Goodman.
Pueric Power OF ODORS,

246
SUFFERING IN CUBA

ELEANOR FOULKE. · THE CUBAN HORROR, 247

Do Not Friends need a Broader Idea of GUESTS AT MEALS, 247

Mission Work?

Cause of Peace and Arbitration LOWERING OF THE GREAT LAKES, 248

JOHN C. CRAIG. THE LATE EX SENATOR BRUCE,

3. A Quakers Meeting, by Charles Lamb. 248

New Century Club Rooms, Twelfth Street A CHECK FOR ONE CENT,

ISABEL CHAMBERS, Secretary. · 249

below Chestnut, Fourth Month 2d, How To WALK,

249

from 2 to 6 p. m. MOVEMENTS IN THE RELIGIOUS FIELD, · 250

Please mențion FRIENDS' INTELShort addresses will be made by Mrs. Emily M. C. CURRENT EVENTS,

250 Kelvert, Secretary Red Cross Relief Association for

Cuba, Judge Wm. N. Ashman, Alfred H. Love. News AND OTHER GLEANINGS,

251 Recitations by Mrs. Sarah F. Timney Price, Miss ments in it. This is of value to us NOTICES, 252. iii | Mary Whitson, Miss Mary E. Harper.

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Philadelphia. students either for business or for College.

ENGLISH BOOKS.

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For catalogue, apply to
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FIRST LESSONS IN THE HEBREW PROPHETS, By Ed-
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House and Sign Painting
LOUIS B. AMBLER, Principal,
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references, and letters from parents.

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Practicing in Montgomery and Philadelphia counties.
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623 Walnut Street, Philadelphia.

OFFICES: the care of Friends.

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cents.

cents.

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The building is modern, and the location is the hill
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For Circulars, address
CHAPPAQUA MOUNTAIN INSTITUTE.

Chappaqua, New York.

With Extracts from her Journal, and

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Selections from her Writings.
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Attractive Styles
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A GOOD WORD EACH WEEK.

But would it not be very different if the subordinaXIV.

tion of the individual to society were willing and comTo the whole Gentile world Faul preached

plete ? If what we call public spirit were universal, Christ the self-sacrificed, but not the victim, the Saviour

and if it were united with a strong sense of justice ?

Add to this a desire in the mind of each member of the from the power rather than from the punishment of sin,

community for the good of every other member, powthe Revealer of the love, not of the wrath, of God.

erful enough to override selfish and unjust desires, and From "A Reasonable Faith,” the chapter on

we begin to understand what a perfect society will be. Atonement."

Let us say rather, what it is; for surely the ideal has a

real existence even now, if we count the purposes of THE UNDERTONE.

God for realities.
BETWEEN its mossy banks it sings

It is the weakness of States as they now are, that
From morn to night, from moon to moon,-

they depart so far from the heavenly ideal. But this Scarce hearing its eternal croon We mark a thousand passing things,

at least has been gained, that we begin to understand When part of life itself has grown

the root principle of the true social organization, to see The brook's undying undertone.

that each member of the community exists, not for So sings my heart, O God ! to thee ;

his own private or individual good, but for the good So sings the rill of joy and praise,

of all. Let us thoroughly learn this principle, and Though in the tumult of my days

then extend it, let us acknowledge it as the law of Mute oft its music seems to be. When silent seems its sweet accord,

national, as well as individual life, and we shall have Thou knowest that I love thee, Lord.

more than a glimpse of a larger and grander order, -Annie Steger Winston, in S. S. Times. which, without obliterating national distinctions, shall

embrace all mankind. WHAT UPHOLDS THE STATE?

The grandeur of this thought does but grow as. we From “ War or Brotherhood ?” London.

contemplate it, till the rival thought of an order founWhy should it be imagined that the subordination ded on force looks contemptible in comparison, though of the arts of War to those of Peace seals the doom of a not without a certain greatness of its own. But turnState ? Because of the false idea which supposes ing to life as we know it, we have to ask how far such every state to be naturally in a condition of hostility an ideal is a living power in human society now. towards every other. This theory is on par with that That material force is the mainstay of order, and which supposes each individual to be the enemy of all that without it we shall fall back into anarchy, is no others; his hand against every man, and every man's doubt the popular impression. But let us ask what hand against him. So far as this holds good of any are the facts ? What is it that, in the greater number of society, so far, we now understand, that society is sav- cases, secures obedience to the laws of a country ? age, and not civilized. And if such savagery still Is it the fear of incurring legal penalties ?. Or is it obtains in our international relations, we must not im- rather that, on the whole, public sentiment goes along agine it to be the normal condition, any more than a with the law, and the public conscience acknowledges state of warfare between man and man.

it, so that it is obeyed without need to consider the Now what is really the distinctive mark of civilized question of penalty ? And is it not true that the atsociety ? Is it organization ?

But there tempt to secure obedience by coercion where such a can be no organization without union for a common public opinion in favor of the law does not exist, is to a object; and this again pre-supposes the subordination large extent a failure ? of some for the good of all. In states imperfectly civ- We may find answers to these questions by comilized, such as all are at present, the attempt to bring paring the state of England, or any country where the about this subordination leads to much injustice, and bulk of the inhabitants are fairly prosperous and conoften to cruelty; and naturally, arrangements which tented, with that of a conquered territory, or with that are cruel and unjust cause discontent, and have to be of certain portions of the community shut out from the maintained by force, if maintained at all. If we could general well-being. Or we may look back a few cenlook with an impartial eye on the social conditions of turies, to a time when, under a far more severe penal our own country, or of any of the other countries of code than our present one, it was found impossible to Europe, we might find more cause for shame than for secure obedience to the laws; when robbery, for inglory, in a system maintained by the strong hand, but stance, seemed to flourish almost in proportion to the full of inequalities which are equally injurious to the number of executions for that crime. more and to the less favored.

It is we fear too true, that in part, the population of

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