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- mm, mam Jl bUiHCIlLHUL E 1 III I '.IP IJU II la CLOSES SESSIU BUSY. interesting, TING . r- DPflMISE FOR nDFULL r THE FUTURE. giGE IS ENTHUSIASTIC 0J AcComp!ished and Marked G n..ul;id in the Body rftiony throughout an iu.... day of the Western Methodist conference -street tflurcu. vuriune, Tfn he a busy and interesting w - nf th 11 nresid- the rrpu"" - ' ,( ihat showed erati- W . .., ; ihP work of the L election of a secretary and ntereme committees; and the f V. L. Sherrill of a headed cane iu -recognition of 5 years oi '.nv f n v Added to this was the rais- j $1 300 tor i a. rue xu- (ja the preseiuaiiuu ui mc aci W'with M .stars. ,econd ttay of the Methodist ereme had tieen set pn vcu- - dav. and it proveu 10 ue iruuj ndpoint of attendance, sustain- kiwresi. P""1' - Liastic- assumption of a tremen- tifk (or itseir. me greatest aay iirn,iAH rA.4.u Rip history 01 me wcsicru auilu m., ..nnfprence. Atter a lull andl Hill" - 1.11. X ft discussion or me worm s present , at the ilose ot tne great war. the unparalleled opportunities for i needed service in world red em p rombined with the ability of the A to give, tne conterence Dy .mous vote amid handclapping itself to the task of raising biiOO lor this ?reat centenary Presentation of Service Hag. t forth. h conference just before adjourn- j I . . 4. ? M It entered into me exercises oi Vrling a service flag which carried tars that represented the sons of Ichers of the conference who were sted in the service of the army and I 'At The exercises cx)nsisiea oi a lectation speech by Albert Sher- a speech of acceptance by the letarv of the conference, singing tie national hymn by the con-i kce. and prayer by Bishop Kilgo, tas a son in the service. tie four pold stars represent who marte the supreme sacri- They died for liberty and their hd'dust rests in the soil of bleed-! Pr?ce, Jr., preacher. Bt'iuni or beneath the beautiful es of Franc?, -r Appointments. fe? lis' of aDnointmpntR nf nrpsich. fr the piisuing year as read by "? Darlington before adjourn k of the Western North Carolina Mice follows: Charlotte District. H. K. Boyer. Presiding Elder. Monvillp a. It. Bll. prlotte-Belmont Park A. L. Ay- Irewrd S reet L. T. Cord ell. p vary A. R. Surratt padwick R. L. Forbis. porth-L. B. Abernethy. pttiorne Lane T. F. Marr, W. L. fwtson, supernumerary." sversvjiie-B. F. Hargett. 5w Memorial C. M. Campbell. MU7.-J. w. Moore. Ton Street Z. Er Earnhardt. Jory Grove K. H. Kennington. 3rillw. S. Cherry. irehTjHe Seymour Taylor. tithews-j. e. McSwain. roe-Central II. H. Jordan. fta Monroe J. R. Warren, sup- 0rth Monroe -J. R. Warren, sup- Jorvn-S. T. Barter. Wvllle-w. F. Elliatt. on-L. n. Griffith. ?ectM. A. Osborne. ,-?ft-B. F. Fisher. eboro-c. S. Kirkpatrick. w WE- Myers. Mdmgton-E. P. Stabler. aary to Japan. N. S. 0burn. lr-Durham Mutant Edifnr V r nk.iilldn A. A. ST; L. Sherrill. iLlPl Smith ln4un1 TnrL rJ- A. Baldwin. , eoce KvangeliBt-l.. W. Fink. r.aucatton H. ri. jor- Salisbury District. Koca t ... . . . Lhft, , risiaing aiaer. arlentral-R. S. Howie, C. w.;1 Prumerary. Jt reet-W.- F. Stanfard. '' ( ircuit - II. F. Starr, sup- L'5rJ 15. Houser. K,'Vl1 !-ovf.sR. f. Huneycutt. fc.Vtu-V. S. Hales. entral Z. Paris. mtj 'J- ir q, ' M- i- vesia. i : Jt; M. Taylor. vj Aange Memorial. '--Committees from the Vh r trustees 04 11,6 University Carolina have been appoint- 07acge a memorial service iu j, 01 the late President Granaxn. r--. v-vrt vii-c buc w ""1 ISSUe dnrinir tlia ar n r.sr win, ... iW memorial addresses 'ivea by the uniyer- ,. . oc u family at nis 0(1 triblltaa t-i mmv, .... ... "rinJf ta tht press. TV estford-Harmony A. P. Brantley, Concord Circuit p. L. Shore Cottonville 'and Oakbcro-J C Brown, supply. Cold Hill E. M. Avett. Kannapolis Station G W Vick Kannapolis Circuit J. S. Gibbs- I Mt, Pleasant B. 'Wilson. New London S. E. Richardson , Norwc od-Randall J. A. Bowles Salera Circuit E Y. Yates Salisbiry-First Church J. E. Aber nethy. Park Avenue A. S. Raper. South Main P. W. Tucker. Salisbury Circuit R. C. Kirk. Spencer-Central E. 'E. Williamson, G. A. B. Holderby, , Jr., preacher. ii.ast spencer-worth Main R Brady. Woodlesi E. J. Poe. K. Agent Superannuate Fund J. p. Rodger. - Statesville District. W. A. Newell. Presiding Elder. Alexander J. J. Edwards, OaUwfba J. T. Ratledge. Cool Springs R. A. Swaringen. Davidson-Ihmtersville M. B. Woos ley., Dudley Shoals B. C. Reavis. Granite Falls H. G. Allen. Hickory-First Church W. O. Goode. Hickory Circuit J. A. Peeler. Iredell D. C. Thomrson, supply. Lenoir- Station R. D. Sherrill. Lenoir Circuit Elmer Simpson. Maiden D. F. Carver. Mooresville Station L. A. Falls, J. W. Jones, Jr., preacher. Mooresville Circuit E. N. Crowder. Mt, Zion W. B. Davis. Newton R. M. Hoyle. North Lenoir Circuit J. H. Price. Olin R. L. Halton. Rhodhiss John H. Green. South Lenoir-Whitnel D. A. Lewis, s-upply. " Statesville-Broad Street L. D. Thompson. Race Street J. W. Williams. Satsvllle Circuit D. H. Rhinehart. Stony Point A. G. Loftin. Troutman J. C. Keever. President Davenport College J. B. Craven. Professor Davenport College E. J. Harbison. Conference Missionary Secretary R. M. Courtney. Chaplain U. S. Army L. Simp son. Chaplain IT. S. Army W. A. Jon kins. Army Y. M. C. A. Work T. A. Groco. rPn5e- Armv V T C Wnrlrfl K nn. Shelby District. John Fl Kirk. Presiding Elder. Belmont J. E. Thompson. Belwood D. W. Brown, L. E. Stacy and H. G. Stamey, supernumerary. Bessemer H. C. Bymra. Cherryville J. F. Moser. Crouse D. P. Waters. Dallas R. A. Taylor. Gasionia-East End A. Burgess. Eighth Street W. T. Albright. Franklin Avenue C. L. McCain. Main Street A. L. Stanford. Kings Mountain E. L. Kirk. Lincolnton Station D. H. Litaker. Lincoln Circuit O. C. Fortenlerry. Lowesville J. A. Sharpe. Fred A. May worth J. W. Kennedy. McAdenville S. M. NeedhamT Mt Holly C. M. Short. Polkville C. R. Cantpe. Rock Soring W. B. Shinn. Sheloy-Central C. A, Wood. Shelbv Circuit N. C Williams. South Fork T. A. Plyler. Stanley L. L. Smith. Marion District. - Parker Holmes, Presiding Elder. Bakersville A. L. Lucas. Bald Creek J. B. Mitchell, i Broad River D. S. Richard sion. BurnsviUe J. P. Hornbuckle. Cliffside A. J. Burrus. Connelly Springs M. B. Clegg. Enola To be supplied. Forest City W. L. Dawson. Henrietta-Caroleen W. R. Shelton. Marion Station W. L. Hutchins. Marion Circuit M. G. Ervin. Marion Mills J. B. Folger. McDowell J. A. Fry. Micaville W. J. Hackney. Mill Spring R. L: Shelton. Morganton StaAoin -C. M. Pickens. Morgan ton Circuit R. P. Mock. Old Fort k. M. Modlin. Rutherford ton T. C. Jordan. Spruce Pine J. P. Morris. Spfndale J. B. Carpentr. Table Rock J. B. Tabor. Thermal City M. W. Heekard. Professor in Rutherford College J. A. Walker. Student Trim college i. r. ms- Student Weaver Colleg S. P. Mauldin. Army Y. M. C. A. Work E. O Smithdeal.. Winston District. Frank Siler. Presiding Elder. Advance J. H. Brjsndall. Cooleemee N. R. Richardson. Davidson P. L. Terrell. Davie D. C. Ballard. Denton P. H. Brittaia. Farroington J. W. Vestal. Forsyth H. H. Mitchell, supply. Hanes-Clemmons M, W. Mann. Kernersville T. J. Ogborn. Lewisville A. S. Aberoethy. Lexington Station J. P. Hipps. Lexington Circuit P. E. Parker. Linwood W. R. Jenkins, , Mocksville E. O. Cole. New Hope J. B. Fitzierald. . Thomasville Station-R. G. Tuttle, J C. Richardson, supernumerary. '.Thomasville Circuit-C. P. Goode, supply. Walkertown J. C. Harmon. West Davie W. J. S. Walker, sup- ply Winston-Burkhead J. S. Hiatt Subscriptions at Chapel Hill. Chapel Hill The students ana fac ulty of the University of North Caro lina subscribed a total of 3,700 m the war work drive just ended. Com pany C in the giving with i 894 or 57 per man, followed by Co. B with 5780, averaging $5.40 per men; Co. A witb $609 .averaging $4.75 per men; Co. n witn. $564 averaging $3.75 per man. Non. S. A. T. C. students subscribed $236, averaging $S per man. Tne Co eds gave $154., Chapel Hill, not . in clndinc the students, pversutcrib iti quota of fr7 33 Per cttt' Centenary G. T. Rows. Grace W. M. Robbins. Uberty C. o. Kennerlv. Salem-A. c. Swafford." SouthsiuV C. C. Williams West End It. H. Daughevtv. Student Trinity College J. if Lan ning. ' : Student Trinity College J. W Fitz gerald. Greensboro District. J. IT. Bernhardt. Presiding Elder. Ashehoro Era Erwin. Coleridge J. T. Stover. Deep River F. W. Cook. Greensboro-Cententary---A W Tlv ler. Snring Garden Street R. R W-lch Walnut Street and Carraway Me morialA. C. Gibbs. West Market Street E. L. Bain. J. P. Lanning, supemumerarv; John A. Lesh. junior preacher. Greensboro Circuit J. M. Wooslev. West Greenboro T. J. Rogers Gibsonville A. P. Ratledge N High Point, West End W. A Bar ber, supply. Main Street H. II. Robbins. Wesley Memorial W. A. Lomhth Pleasant Garden C. F. Sherrill Ramseur and Franklruville W M Smith. Randleman J. A. J. Farington Randolph Circuit T. B. Johnson Reidsville. Main Street II C Sprinkle. Ruff in W. C. Jones Uwharrie Circuit J. M. Varnr j Wentworth Circuit F. L. Town i send. President Greensboro College for Women S. B. Turrentine. Treasurer Tor Greens-ncro College for Women W. M. Curtis. Editor North Carolina Christian Advocate H. M. Blair. State Sunday School Secretary J. W. Long. Army War Work N. K. Creel. North Wilkesboro District. T. F. Wagg. Presiding Elder Avery J. L. Smith. Boone. H. L. Powell. Creston W. B. Thomoson. Elkland O. D. Stacev, supply. Elk Park T. S. Coble. Hilton R. F. WeUons. supplv. Jefferson T. J. Houck. Laurel Snrings D. A. Clark?. North Wilkesboro W. R. Wir. North Wilkes Mission S. L. Owen, supply. Sparta J. C. Cornet. Wataupra W. I. Hughe. West Jefferson and Warren v ill W. L. Scott. Wilkesboro W. G. Wilson. Wilkes J. M. Barber; Professor and Chaplain in Anna- i lachian Training School J. M. Dow- i num. J MiFsionory to Japan W. A. Wilson, j Principal Jeifersoii School W. L. 1 Scott. Mount Airy District. W. F. Womble, Presiding Elder. Ararat G. W. Clay. Danbury J. J Eads. Dobson O. P. Rcuth. Draper C. R. Allison. Elkir. W. E. Abernethv. Jonesville J. H. Robertson. Leaksville G. A. Stamper. Madison-Stoneville J. E. Gay. Mt. Airy, Central G. D. Herman., Mt Airy Circuit T. P. Jimison. Pilot Mountain J. W. Combs. Rural Hall J. C. Mock. Spray J. F. Armstrong. Stokesdale G. W. Williams. Summerfield Albert Sherrill. Walnut Cove T. V. Crouse. Yacfkinville W. M. Boring. Asheville District. W. II. Willis. Presiding .Elder. Ashoville-Bethel J. O. Ervin. Central F. K. McLarty. Chestntfi Street C. C. Brinckman. Haywood Street O. P. Ader. West Asheville E. M. Fox. Asheville Circuit J. O. Banks, sup ply. Biltmore and Mt. Pleasant G. R. Proffitt. Black Mountain T. L. Teague. Brevard W. E. Poovey. Fairview W. R. Harris. Flat Rock and Fletcher D. Atkins. Hendersonville M. F. Moores. Henderson Circuit C. A. Johnson. Hot Springs-Marshall J. J. Gray. Leicester C. M. Carpenter. Mars Hill J. M. Green. Mills River C. F. Goode. Rosamon W. A. Thomas. Spring Creek To be supplied Sulphur Springs J. Ct Postell. J. J F. Starnes,' Jr., preacher Swannanoa J. O. W. Holloway. Saluda J. M. Folger. Walnut-Antioch E. H. Jones. WeaverviWe Station D. J. Jones. Weaverville Circuit J. W. Bennett. Missionary to Cuba R. J. Parker. Conference Evangelis-t James M. Green. Waynesville District. J. H. West, Presiding Eldsr. Andrews M. T. Smathers. Bethel Fred O. Drymaft. Bryson-Whittier L. P. Eagle. Canton J. II. Bradley. Clyde R. E. Hunt. Franklin Station L. E. Hayes. Franklin Circuit J. C. Umberger. Fines Creek E. D. Ballard. Gle.nrille T. I. Noble, supply. Haywood A. L. LAtham. Hayesrille C. E. Stedman. Highlands R. P. Fikes. Judson M. N. Hiklerbrand. Jonathan John Cline. Maoon J. E. Womack. Murphy Station J. W. Ingle. Murphy Circuit A. A. Godfry. Ranger To be supplied. Robbinsville Wm. J. Baker, supply. Sylva J. A. Cook. Tuckaseege R. L. Foster. Waynesville W. B. West, J. F. Stillwell, Jr.. preacher. Waynesville Circuit D. V. Howell. Webster-Cullowhee J. W. Camp bell. Camp Polk's End in Sight. Raleigh. The end of Camp7 Polk ap pears to be in sight. With the grad ual discharge of the latest recruka, the movement toward demobilization there got a forward impetus witfh or ders for examination of the men pre paratory to discharge; and the news now comes "from Washington that Sec retary Baker has determined to con soKdato the tank school with an in fantry cantonment. Immediately upon tie signing ot the armistice orders came to Camp Polk offtoers for cessa tion of a)) saTt otcecsarr activities. REATLAND CASE iTINDERi SAID TO 3E LARGEST TRACT OF H A R DWOOCtrXiM BER EAST OF , TH'MISSISSIPPI. FOREIGN INTERESTS IN CASE United States Court Puts Stop to Liti gation Coverincj a Period ot Several Years. AshSville The largest money judg ment ever returned in a federal court In this state has been granted M. E. Cozad against the Whiting Manufac turing Company for $275,000 by Judge James E. Boyd in .United States dis trict court here. The judgment in volves 60.000 acres of hardwood tim ber in Graham county, said to be the largest single tract of hardwood tim ber east of the Mississippi. The In vestment Registry Company of Lon don, England, and the Union Trust Company of Toronto, bondholders for the defendant company, were interest ed in the case. The case has been be fore the court for several yearj?. and the ending of the litigation now prom ises to open up developments inthis great tract of timber. Orphanage Destroyed by Fire. Hickory. Fire completely destroy ed the 20-room main building of the Baker Mountain orphanage, eight miles from Hickory, entailing a loss of between $4,000 and $5,000. M. 11. Johnson, 'is manager of the home, which is operated under the auspices of the Sevenih Day Adventists, and is caring for some 50 children. The ori gin of the fire was not known, Mr. Johnson first noticing the attic of the building in flames. The wooden struc ture burned like kindling. It has not b'?en determined whether the build ing will be replaced. For Kineton Union Doat. j Kinston. The chamber of 'com- i merce has taken up with the corpora- j tion commission at Raleigh the loco I I union passenger station matter, which ! has been on the shelf for seme I months. A letter to the commission I urges that the Atlantic Coast Line and Norfolk Southern Railroads be ra- ! quired to erect the station at once. The depot was provided for years ago. The ground is now held at Cas well and East streets. The coinpa - nies'and the chamber of commerce were unable to set together on the plans for a long time, until a few u minor differences were straightened I . out. Then the war had reached its ; tator. a citv fireman and three n i stride, the roads had been taken over j groes. ' The nolice believe .that at leaft oy tne government and the chamber . seven persons were killed. of commerce abandoned its .fight to' nave construction started until after hostilities had ceased. Prompt action by the commission fs a pivscnt possibility. Closing Order is Rescinded. , Salisbury The board of health has rescinded its closing order which has been in effect for seven weeks on ac count of the presence of Spanish in fluenza. The situation has cleared up considerably and it is thought that with the individual quarantine and placarding it will not be necessary to prevent public gatherings, to keep the entire community ' under quarantine, The city schools were allowed to open and 'the churches, movies and other -places of gatherings were like- wise taken from under the ban. Splendid Gift by "Sprunt. t Wilmington.. Dr. James Sprunt has presented the First Presbyterian church witli an organ costing over $13,000. to be installed during the next fhree months, the donation being in the nature of a "peace" offering in that Dr. Sprunt would like to com memorate the great victory of the allies and the errd of the war. Dr. Sprunt desired to make some gift to signalize the coming of peace and could think of nothing more needed than a new organ in the' First church. Women of Mecklenburg Lead. Winston-Salem. The women of North Carolina secured 28.198 sub scribers for Liberty bonds of the fourth series and sold $14,129,303 of the bonds, according to the report of Mrs. R. If. Latham, state chairman, whirh was made public. The stage's entire quota was $39,900,000 and the women sold 35 per cent of the stale's quota. The women's committee of Meck lenburg couny led the state by selling $2,125,000 of bonds and Guilford was second with 1.183,350. Rak-igh Plague Summary. Raleigh. While all certificates have not been received, partial re ports show that 216 people died in Raleigh township during the month of October, 160 dying in the city of Raleigh, and it . is estimated that four-fifths of these deaths were caus ed by influenza. It will be some time before Regis ter W. T. Davis, of the. vital statistics bureau, can make public the exact number of deaths from iafluenza. but his report will-be made as soa aH ret ants re receive. RALEISH TO LOSE TANK CAMP From Bevt Available Information It Is fntimated That All Canvas Camps Will be Abandoned. Washington (Special). Raleigh's delegation that came to the National capital to intercede with the war de partment in an effort to have 'Camp Polk made permanent; returned -with little of the confidence they carried back when they came here to bid for the tank corps training school. The war department glinted to the visitors that only one tank camp would be maintained in the United States and that would possibly be located near the Mexican border. In connection with the policy as to the retention cf camps and canton ments, Secretary Baker, in a state ment said: ' "Under the regular army legislation, as it was prior to the emergency legis- Jation of this war, there is authority ; mainly because of the superior qual under the Chambeilain bill to draw j ities which Joseph possessed. This together some divisions of the regular j favoiitism expressed itself in a su- army and have them as a nucleus to be used as the basis of any subsequent army that the Congress may author ize. Some of the camps will undoubtedly be abandoned speedily," the Secretary said. "The first ones to be discontin ued will be certain of the c-auvas camps." Camp Polk is included in the list of canvas camps and in the light cf the Secretary's statement the delegation here entertained little hope of Camp Polk remaining in the T&r Heel cap-. ial long. Construction work yas or dered stopped there a few-. hours after President Wilson read to Congress tho terms of the armistice. .which Germany accepted in order to quit lighting. Lynching Bee is Frustrated. Winston-Salem. At least two per sons are known to have been killed and probably a score of others injured. several seriously, in a riot here which resulted from the efforts of a mob of several thousand men to storm the city jail and lynh a n-esro accused of shooting J. E. Childress and Sher iff Flint and attacking Mrs. Chiklress. i Efforts or the home guard and the po- I lice to restore order were unavailing ! a!Ii Governor Bickert was asked to j intervene. He ordered home guards i from Qreenbo.o and arranged to have -i company of regular soldiers sent from Camp Polk. In response to an appeal from May or R. W. Gorrell 1"0 picked troops j ; from Camp Greene and 23 members j of the provost guad of Charlotte, I uiX)n orders from Col. A. C. Macomb, ! 'sunp commander, left on a special ! rrafn for service in an effort to put ' (lown r'ots which broke out at the Twin Ci'y. and grew in gravity as the I wore en. : t .i : ' he-e was increased to five - a girl snet Draper Succeeds Cramer. Charlotte. Election of Arthur J. Draper of Charlotte as (haivman of the National Council of American j. Manufacturers to succeed S. A . Cra- mer of this cit resigned, was offi- cially announced at headquarters of j the organization nere tonignt. The national council is composed of he went forth delighting to do-his Fu represen:atives of the. National Asso- ther's will. ,' elation of Cotton Manufacturers, with headquarters in Boston, and the Amer ican Cotton Manufacturers' Associa tion, with headquarters in Charlotte.' j Mr. Draper is also president of the j latter organization. The national council represents the entire textile industry of the country ' in connection with price fixing, priori- ties and legislation. Judge Overrules Demurrer. Greensboro. Judge Shaw, in supe rior court overruled the demurrer of the Southern1 Power Company in case brough-t against it by the North Caro lina Public Service Company. In this aotion the last named company, ope: ating street car lines and doing a gen eral business in electric current in several North Carolina cities, asks that the defendant be Compelled to furnish it current at the same price that defendant' is selling current to certain favored customers. Pert of Debarkation. Wilmington. Secretary James H. Cowan, of the chamber of commerce, returned fom. Washington, where he spent several days in the interest of lort development. Interesting this city now .is the possible selection of Wilmington as a point of debarkation for home troops. Secretary Raker is reported as approving a suggestion that troops be disembarked at ports nearest their homes and the '"Old Hickory" division would be right at home if it wore sent here. Statistics on Influenza. Charlotte The following figures in regard 'to the recent Spanish influenza epidemic in Mecklenburg county were taken from a report mad by Mies Elo ise Rankin, assistant county superin tendent of education. V Of the 74.426 people of Mecklenburg county. 47,426 white and 26.493 ne groes, it was estimated that 15,000 were afflicted during the epidemic. Of this number, approximately DO de veloped paeumoaia. Thre were 124 dearths in Chartette'doe XO the disease &4 abowt 20t) ia the entire county. IMF&0VE3 UKIT0IH INTERNATIONAL LESSON (By REV. P. B. FITZWATER. T. JXt . Teacher of Kngrlisn Bibla in the Mood Bible Institute of Chicago.) (Copyright, 1918, ' Western Newpapr Union.) LESSON TOR DECEMBER 1 THE STORY OF JOSEPH. LESSON TEXT-Genesis Si :1S-2S. GOLDEN TEXT Hatred atirrh up strifes, but lov covreth up ail trans gressions. Proverbs 10:12. DEVOTIONAL READING Psalms 4. ADDITIONAL MATERIAL Genesis 37: i 1.17 i j0.eDh the Well.Beloverf Son (37:1-4). Joseph was Jacob's favorite eon. This was due partly to the fact that he ras the on of the wife of his first love and the son of hs old age. but perior position and more respectabla clothes. That Jacob should feel par tial toward Joseph, perhaps, was un avoidable, but that he should manifest it was xtremely unwise. Serious trouble vrill always result from par tiality being shown toward children. His brethren's intense hatred .. burst forth upon binK This feeling was in tensified by his pure life and byhi.1 testimony among them because of their j evil deeds. .losiah is a type of Christ. He was living in, fellowship wilh his father at Hebron (37:14); Christ was with the Father be fore coming into the world (John 10 :28) ; Joseph was the beloved son (Genesis 37 :3) ; -Christ was the be loved Son of God (Matthew 3:17); Jo seph was hated by his brethren (Gene sis 37:4); Christ was hated by his brethren (John 15:24); Joseph was envied by his brethren (Genesis 37?11) ; Christ was delivered up through envy (Mark 1.1 :1t'). J II. Joseph's Dreams (37:5-11). 1. His brothers' sheaves bowing in j obeisance to his. Thij was rightly interpreted by them to mean their humble obedience to him. This intensified their hatred. 2. The sun, moon and eleven stars rendering obeisance to him. Tlfis dream is wider in its applica- tion. The eleven stars arc identical with the eleven sheaves. The sun urfd moon, as rightly interpreted by his fa ther, represented his father and moth er as rendering obeisance to him. III. Jo&eph Sent by His-Father on a j Mission of Mercy tm His Brethren (v. jl-"1")- j His brethren nad gone to hhechem, j about fifty miles distant from Hebron, whore was abundance of pasture for tbwr Hocks. Jacob btecame anxious , as to their welfare, and sent Joseph, j a young man now seventeen years old. ' to find out their condition. Umle- t erred by the envious hatred of his. brethren, he willingly responded, "Here i I am." No doubt he realizel that bis i mission was fraught with great dan i gors the exposure to highway rob ! bers, wild beasts, and the murderous hatred of his brethren. Notwithstand ing this, he rendered willing obedi ence, cnrist was sent ny me iainer on a missieu of mercy to his brethren (l-johq 4:14; John 1 :11; Phil. 2:7, 8). Though he knew that the envious hatred of his brethren would result in nis suffering and death on the cross IV. Joseph's Reception by His Breth- ren (vv. 18-28). 1. Their murderous plot (vv. 18-22). They said "Behold this dreamer cometh. let us slay him." This is what Christ's brethren. s;iid about him (Matt. 21 : 38). They thought they would prevent these dreams coming true by destroying the dreamer. l.eu- ben dissuaded them from this act by i proposing to cast him into a pit, In ! tending afterward jh rescue him and restore him to his father, i 2. They strip him of his coat of : many colors and cast him into the pit ; (vv. 23, 24). In spite of his earnest entreaty against this act they perpe- ! trat(lfl his iloartless cruelty (Genesis 42:21). 3. Their feasting (v. 25). Their heartless cruelty Is manifest In that they could enjoy the festivities of a meal, perhaps, within the sight and hearing of Joseph's cries. 4. Sold him to the Ishmaelifes (vv. 25-28). Judah proposed that they sell him, as no gain could accrue from let ting him die in the pit. One Judas, later,-sold the Lord for money. Hav ing done this infamous deed, they sought to cover it up by deceit and ly ing. They too'c his coat of many colors und dipped It in the blood of a kid and sent it to his father, allowing hitn to draw his own conclusions as to the matter. Jacb is now reaping what he had sown. Many years be fore thi- he had deceived his father by trickery and piou lying. Wash Butter Twice. The butter, lu the granular condU tion, should be washed twice with pure wafer at about the same tftn perature as the buttermilk. Keep Milk Cool in Summer. Great care Is required to keep milk cool during pummel where one has no Ice or is not well equipped for han dling milk. I Cool Milk Immediately. As soon as the milk Is drawn4 f rose the eow It should be cooled. -..

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