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The American Missionary

Volume 54, No. 2, April, 1900

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Author: Various Authors
Published: 1900
Language: English
Wordcount: 24,777 / 95 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 65
LoC Categories: AP, BS
Downloads: 830
Added to site: 2009.04.02
mnybks.net#: 23828
Genre: Periodical
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institutions at the North, or have already entered upon professional work. The great work of such a school is in its "leveling up." Who shall measure this? When a boy on retiring at night folds and carefully lays away the sheets and pillow slips from his bed, to "keep them clean," or when he thinks, on entering the dining-room, that he has "reached heaven," evidently there is room for such work.

Teachers and students together strive to make Tillotson a place of refined and Christian culture. The chapel bell calls all to morning prayers, on school days, and to Sunday-school, church services and Christian Endeavor, on Sundays. Each evening the family gathers about the Word at its altar in the dining-room. Bible-study is a part of the regular course through all the grades.

[Illustration: SEWING CLASS, TILLOTSON COLLEGE.]

Twenty years is a short time for estimating the harvest from such sowing as this. The beginning was small. The annals are meagre. Here have labored earnest and consecrated

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