runners of trilling value have been captured during the last moon — an interval of four weeks
Pleasant Reunion of churches Militant — the fair of the Season.
A very large audience assembled on the 18th instant, at the Caroadelet Street Church, in New Orleans, to witness the ceremonies of a flag presentation, from the Methodists of New York to those of New Orleans.
The flag bear this inscription:
"New York to New Orleans greeting: from the Washington Square M E Church."
Dr Newman made the presentation speech, Judge Hammill replied and then Gen Banks was called out and spoke as follows
I am sure, Mr President, ladies and gentlemen, that I should not have required the invitation with which I have been honored, had I felt that I could add aught to the eloquence of the evening.
But I confess that I feel a deep interest in the sympathy manifested by the Methodists of New York for the Methodists of New Orleans.
I remember when twenty four years ago I heard Mr Calh