, including short sketches of the lives and labors of Rev. Jas. W. Payne, W. M. Ward, and R. T. Nixon, Ministers of this Conference who have died during the past year.
The report was adopted.
The Rev. W. B. Rowzie, when his name was called, gave a brief account of his transactions as agent for Wesleyan Female College.
Early in the year the troubles of the times made it evident that nothing could be done, and he, at the instance of the Presiding Elder of the district, took charge of Greensville circuit, and remained there until the close of the year.
Rev. Minton Thrift, G. W. Charlton, Robert Scott, E. Chambers, (who was located,) were severally called, and except as indicated, continued upon the superannuated list.
Preaching at night was announced by Dr. Sehon, at Cumberland Street, and John C. Granberry, at Granby Street Church.
And then the Conference adjourned.
Pursuant to adjournment, the Conference met at 3¼ o'clock, Bishop Andrew in the chair.
chers to bring up to Conference the lists of subscribers furnished them during the year, to be turned over to their successors.
Rev. Jas. A. Davis brought to the notice of the body the case of Rev. C. F. N. Blogg, German Missionary, who had failed to get his pay, as was expected, and it was ordered that his claim be allowed.
On motion of Rev. H. B. Cowles, it was ordered that when the Conference adjourns this morning, it be to meet this afternoon, at 3½ o'clock.
Rev. W. H. Christian read a certificate from Texas, concerning the character of. --Williams, a superannuated preacher, connected with this Conference.
The relation of this member was continued.
Dr. Doggett read to the Conference, from Rev. Benj. P. Ames, a letter concerning his situation and circumstances.
The letter requested an election to Elder's Orders.
The Conference to elected him.
Also, a letter from Rev. F. J. Boggs, from Chape Hill, Texas, representing himself as now Captain in