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is books, Jesus, and Jesus and His Biographers. The Rev. Caleb Stetson wrote many tracts, and his sermons and discourses were printed. The Rev. Elihu Marvin edited the Congregational Review and a temperance paper, the Daily News. The Rev. Hosea Ballou, President of Tufts College, wrote the Ancient History of Universalism, many pamphlets, and edited several hymn books. His sermons and newspaper articles have been reprinted. The Rev. Edward B. Hall wrote a Memoir of Mary L. Ware, Lifge set on the hill he gave for that purpose, has been a center of education and culture throughout its history, and has added many illustrious names of both teachers and pupils to literature and life. Hosea Starr Ballou wrote a biography of Hosea Ballou, 2d, the first president of Tufts College, and many addresses. Rev. Elmer H. Capen, president of Tufts College from 1875 to 1905, published many articles and sermons, a tribute to John Boyle O'Reilly, wrote a history of Tufts College and of U
A Fishy story. Rev. Hosea Ballou, 2d, who resigned his pastorate of the Medford Universalist Church to become the first president of Tufts College, was accustomed to write to his ministerial brethren and members of the Faculty in a somewhat humorous vein. Sometimes these missives would be in several different languages, thougends to eat on Saturdays. Under stress of weather the good doctor penned the lines his wife styled silly. There seemed to have been the irony of fate that President Ballou should have, after such criticism, sent them to the door of the professor of English literature, adding (to his wife), That's the reason I send them. Medfat can make us feast and fast, Blending lean and hungry Lent With Carnival incontinent, Making all days Fridayish, Thaumaturgical Salt Fish. One appellation Dr. Ballou failed to nameā€”the time-honored Cape Cod Turkey. Of the verses, a critic said (per contra to Mrs. B.),Had they been written by Leigh Hunt, for humor, versifi