--The following gentlemen have recently received appointments to labor as colporteurs in the employ of the Baptist Colportage Board, of this city: Rev. George Pearcy
, returned Missionary from China
, to labor among the encampments around Lynchburg
; Rev. C. H. Ryland
, recent graduate of the Greenville Theological Seminary, to Gen. Lee
's Division; Rev. P. T. Terrell
, to General Floyd
's Brigade; Rev. J. T. Skinner
and Rev. W. B. Pedigo
, to the army on the Potomac
, and Rev. J. C. Robertson
, to labor in the encampments around this city.
These new appointments enable the Board greatly to extend the sphere of its influence.