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[Continued from page 14.1 MIERICAN BOARD OF FOREIGN cy, J. T. Dickinson, J. S. Travelli, D. Ball, MISSIONS,
M. D., and G. W. Wood; and A. MISSIONS IN INDIA BEYOND THE GANGES. North, printer; Mrs. Tracy, Mrs. Travelli,
Mrs. Ball, and Mrs. North. On a visit to Cuina, Canton-1830-Rev. Messrs. E.
this country ;-Rev. Matthew B. Hope, M. C. Bridgman, D. Abeel, and P. Parker, M.
On the 9th of March, the mission sufver, M., D. physician.-P. 67.
fered a painful bereavement by the death
of Mrs. Wood. The members of the mission have been
Perhaps no better place than Singapore employed as in years pastmin studying
can be found at present in that part of the formidable language of the great em- the world for acquiring the principal spopire; in translating; in printing; in ken languages, and for a seminary where gaining the reluctant confidence of the native helpers may, with divine aid, be people by healing the sick; in training
reared, those whom God may please to make
The infant seminary appears to have their future native helpers in the work of
commenced auspiciously. The year 1838 missions ; and in collecting and diffusing began with 15 scholars, and ended with information respecting the vast field, so
22. They are boarding scholars. little known hitherto. [Report, 1839.
In consequence of the illiberal policy SIAM. Bangkok-1831--Rev. Messrs.
of the government of Netherlands InC. Robinson, D. B. Bradley, M. D., and dia, of 300,000 Chinese, now supposed S.P. Robbins ; S. Tracy, M. D., physi
to be in the Indian Archipelago, not
more than 50,000 or 60,000 are accescian ; and their wives. On their way ;-Rev. Messrs. N. S. Benhamn, J. Caswell, sible to missionary labors. The stand H. S. G. French, A. Hemenway, and L. taken by the government could not B. Peet; and their wives. On a risit to
have been foreseen when the mission this country ;--Rev. S. Johnson.-P. 67. was formed, and the question is to be
submitted to the supreme authority in The printing from Jan. 1st to Dec. 1st
, the parent country, whether this restric1838, was 21,700 copies, and 588,500 tive policy is to be persevered in. pages. That from the beginning, has
[From the Report, 1839. been 40,300 copies, and 1,456,200 pages. The printed books in a continuous series contain 561 pages.
MAHKATTA MIESION. Bombay 1812 The mission is with much reason en
Rev. D. 0. Allen; E. A. Webster, printer, couraged in view of present providential and their wives ; one native helper.-AHfacilities and the prospective openings for
mednuggur-1831–Rev. H. Ballantine ; usefulness.
A. Abbott, teacher; and their wives ; two SINGAPORE-1834-Rev. Messrs. I. Tra- | native helpers.- Malcolm Pelk-Rev. A, VOL. VIII.
Graves, and wife.—Jalna-Rev. S. B. Mun- || and. 30,000 tracts were distributed in ger, and wife.- On a visit to this country; | 1838.
[Report, 1839. Rev. G. W. Boggs, and wife.- On their way; Rev. Messrs . E. Burgess, O. French, D. Poor, Rev. F. D. W. Ward; and their
MADURA MISSION. Madura-1834-Rev. R. O. Hume; and their wives; and Miss Cynthia Farrar, teacher.-P. 97.
wives ; ten native helpers.—Dindigul
Rev. R. O. Dwight, Rev. J. J. Lawrence; Mr. and Mrs. Boggs came home on and their wives; one native preacher, and account of the failure of Mrs. Boggs' || seven native helpers.- Sevagunga—Rev. health. Mr. Hubbard was recalled E. Cope and wife; two native helpers, by the Committee, and his connection Teroopoovanum--Rev. N. M. Crane and with the Board has been dissolved. Mr. | wife; one native helper.-Teroomungalum Stone's connection has also been dissolved. -Rev C. F. Muzzy, Rev. W. Tracy; and
The Board have increasing reason for their wives; two native helpers.-Slations gratitude to God, that the steps of its not known ;-Rev. H. Cherry, J. Steele, missionaries were directed to Ahmednug- || M, D. and wife.-P. 97. gur. A promising young brahman, nam
The four last named of these stations ed Harripunt, was baptized in April, and an elder brother in May. Their family | roads leading from Madura as the centre.
are situated on as many different great is highly respectable, and is connected
Dr. Steele being threatened with conwith the principal brahmanic families. The station at Jalna has had a pros- from which he received benefit.
sumption, made a voyage to Singapore,
не perous beginning. There is a boardingschool of 15 boys, supported by benevo
was accompanied by Mr. Cherry. Mr lent English residents, who besides con
Todd's health and spirits had suffered
so much, that a visit to his native land tribute liberally to support six free schools.
became highly desirable. He arrived The missionary preaches the Gospel in
June 19th, with his three children ; and his house and by the way side. At Ahmednuggur were seven common schools,
has since, at his own request, been honor 20 girls in the female boarding-school
, ably released from his connection wit
the Board. and about 50 lads in the seminary. Messrs. Boggs and Ballantine preached alter
There are two boarding schools a nately in Mahratta on the Sabbath.
Dindigul. The one for boys contains 2 [Report, 1839.
pupils ; that for girls, which is supporte
by English ladies, contains 10. Ther MADRAS MISSION, Royapoorum-Rev. are 64 free-schools, with 1,828 scholars M. Winslow and wife; two native helpers. The prospects of the mission Chintadrepettah-J. Scudder, M. D., and
never more promising. The whole lai wife; one native helper.-P. 97.
is open to the Christian missionary. A printing establishment has been ad
[Report, 1839. vantageously purchased at Madras, con
CEYLON. Tillipally- 1816—- Rev. sisting of eight iron printing-presses, a
C. Meigs, and wife; ten native helpers. lithographic press, an hydraulic press, and Batticotta-1817-Rev. J. R. Eckard, Rd fifteen founts of English, Tamul and Te H. R. Hoisington; N. Ward, M. D.; a loogoo type, to which a fount of Hindus
their wives; two native preachers, and si tani type has since been added. The
teen native helpers.--Oodooville-1820 establishment includes also a type foun Rev. L. Spaulding and wife; dery and book-bindery.
preacher, and seven native helpers.-PR There are sixteen schools in the mis,
diteripo-1820—Two native helpers.) sion, containing 500 pupils. The aver
nepy—1820—E. S. Minor, printer; four r age congregation at each station on the
tive helpers.—Chevagacherry—1833—R Sabbath, is about 250.
Dr. Scudder S. Hutchings and wife ; one native preach makes itinerating his principal duty. Not and five native helpers.--Varany-Rev. less than 18,000 portions of the Scriptures || H. Apthorp and wife; four native helpe