Beacon And Christian Times, May 25, 1859

Beacon And Christian Times

May 25, 1859

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Beacon And Christian Times (Newspaper) - May 25, 1859, London, Middlesex THE BEACON AND Vol. XL-lYo. 5G9. NEW SERIES.-No. XLI. LOINIDOIN^, WEDNESDAY, MAY '25, 1859. j Unstamped, 5d. [Stamped ... 6d. :P0R tl,o CAPl-: ami INDIA.- TJio undormentiohed spleodid A 1 ^ Ships will lio despatched as follows ;- Desiiiiution. SIlil>. l/i.-vdiii.^'. The L'npt'.....Npntim............ (;ikiiU:i____ �riimonuiiDiis ....... CiiU'iitta..... Akli;ir.............. (.'iOcutta .... Victnr l-".mm:niu('l.. - UiiliNlii............ Ti) siiil 4;il n.imilim Dili! jM;\v27 lilll! K. I. !)iicl;s..lMiiv-Js v.. I. Udi'ks . ..luiii' I ii.jfi K. 1. DoiUs.. iJuiu' - - .Iimu 10 For freifriit or passus^o, apply to Douglns and Mills, 23, nilliter-street THE TWr.NTY-Vll-III .\NNU.\t, UKPnirr, C.VSII ACCOUNT, AND i;AI..\NCE-Slir.i:T TO DF.CKU-BER LAST, AS L.Ml) UK TO HE �IIIE .Mi:Mil!Cl;S 01' THE ^lUTlAl, T.IKK ASSURANCl'; SOCIETY, lit the Gencviil ^Meetinf; on Wednesday. Feb. k), 1859, is NOW PHINTJ-id, iind may bo had on ii written or personal iippliciition at the" Society's Ollico, 39, KiNCi-stkeet, Choapsido (E.G.) To the Iteporfc and Accounts is appended a List of Bonuses paid on the claims of the year 1858. CHARLES INC4ALL, Actuary. The Mutual liife Assurance Offices. 39, King-street, Cheapsido, London (E.G.) rpilE SOUTH DEVON IRON luul L GENERAL MINING COMPANY (Limited^) Capital 100,000/. in 100,000 Shares of 1/. each, of which 40,000 have already been subscribed for. , Chairman-William Sarl, Esq. directoks, William Sarl, Esq. (firm of Sarl and Song, Corn-hill). George Ord, Esq., Bri-tton-hill, Surrey. Lynch White, Esq., Iron Merchant, Upper Ground-street, London, andClapham-park, Surrey. William Swinscow, Esq., Brixton-hill, Surrey. Samuel Bousfield, Esq., Orltons, Sussex, and Streatham-hill, Surrey. William HuGGiNS, Esq., P.R.A.S., Upper Tulse-hill, Surrey. (With power to add to their number.) Bankers-The City Bank, ThrcadneedJe-street, London; the Branches of the Devon and Cornwall Bank. BROKERS-IMcssrs. garden and Whitehead, Royal Exchange-buildings, London. Consulting Engineer-Josiaii Hugo Hitchins, Esq., Devon Great Consol.'i, Tavistock. Solicitors-Messrs. Priciiard and Collette, 57, Lincoln's-inn-fields. Secretary-Mr. George F. Goodman. Offices: CITY BANK-CHAMBERS. THREAD-NEEDLE STREET (E.G.), LONDON. This Company has been formed for the purpose of working some of the richest and most promising iron and tin mines-the Smallacombe freehold estate, upon which the Atlas tin and iron bides are now being worked; the Hercules Iron iMine, on the Higher Bowden estate, both in Devon ; and the Phoenix Iron Mine, in the parish of St. Issey, Cornwall, as shown in the plans and reports. The working of these properties alone will constitute this Company the greatest vendors of iron ores in the western counties. It is acknowledged that no better opening presents itself for the profitable employment of capital than the mining of iron ore. This ore occurs in greater abundance and regularity than those of other metals, and the demand is constant and increasing, and the sale highly remunerative. Detailed Prospectuses, with Reports, &o., can bo obtained of the Secretary, or the Brokers, and to whom applications for Shares should be forwarded. ACCIDENTS ARE OF DAILY OCCURRENCE. Insurance data show that One Person in every Fifteen is more or less injured by Accident yearly. an ANNUAL PAYMENT OF 3/. SECURES A fIXED ALLOWANCE (U^ GZ. I'Elt WEKIC In the Event of Injury, or 1,000?. IN CASE 01^ DEATH,-from ACCIDENTS EVEUY DKSCKIPTION IIY a I'OLICY in THE RAILWAY I'AS.SENGEllS'ASSURANCE COMPANY, which has already paid in com-pens.itiun for Accidents 37.069Z. Forms of Proposal mid Prospectuses luny be had at the Cnmpany's Offices, and at all the principal Ruil-wny Stations, wlioro,, RaIIAVav ACCIDENTS ALONE may be insurod nxainstby the journey or year. no Ci-IAUOE RMl STAM1� DUIY. Cai'ital, One ISIilwon. WILLIAM .T. VIAN, Secretary. Railway Piispcngers' Assurunco CompHiiy, Offices, 3,' Old Broad, street, Londori'(E.G.) I.MPOll'I'ANT XO'l'lCK.-As some unpvin cipled Parlies nro now making and olfering for Sale an Imitation of the GLENFIF.LD PATb^NT STARCH, we hereby caution all our Customers to be careful when purchasing, to see that tlio word " Glenfiklu is on each Packet, to copy which is felony. WoTUEKSi'oon and Co., Glasgow and London. ooI;s. NEW rOlH LAR WORK BY DR. lOADIi:. Now ready. ]iost 8vo, price T-s. Od., PAUI. llio Plll'.AClI Kir. nr. ii I'opular and Practical I'lxiiosition of liis Discourses and SpcecliOi', aiJ recorded in the Acts of the Apostles. By John I'-adie, !).1), LL.n., Professor of Biblical Literature to tlio Inittd Presbyterian Church. London ;ind (ilasgow : Richard Griffin and Co. LIFE AND LABOIRS OF DR. HENDERSON. ME:\101U of the Rev. E. HENDERSON, D.D., Ph.D. By Tiiui.iA S. Hknderkon. Including his labours in Denmark. Icclanrf, and Russia, in connexion with the British and Foreign Bible Society, Tutorship at IIo.\ton and Highbury Colleges, &c. Crow,n Mvo, with Portrait, 8?. cloth. (Just published. 1 l.Diidon; Knight and Son'; and all Booksellers and Librariof. ALBERT B.VRNIvS'S REVIEW OF HIS OWN LIFE. ll-'K iU, 'l.'lll{Ki':-SC()UE, l?y llir Ucv. _J Alheut Barnes. Fscp. Svo, large type, with a highly-finished Portrait of the Author, Is. cloth. Cheap I'.dition, without Portrait, 63. sewed. (Just published.) London: Knight and Son, Clerkenwell-close; and all Booksellers. TO MINISTERS, STUDENTS, AND SUNDAY-SCHOOL TbIACHERS. "V7A1.UABEE AVOUKS on SALE at y GREATIiY REDUCED PRICES. Free by post, on receipt of Post-ollico Order. INFIDELITY: its Aspects, Clauses, and Agencies. By the Rev. T. Pearson, Eyemouth, N. B. People's Edition. Thirty-second Thousand. Published at Is. Gd.; oifered at Is. 3d. The following resolution, in reference to the eheap edition of this work, was unanimously agreed to at the Annual Meeting of the Evangelical Alliance in 1854:- "That the Conference have received with much satisfaction and delight the information which has been communicated relative to the cheap edition of the prize essay on Infidelity, and are devoutly thank-fulfortlie extensive circulation which it has obtained; and, while expressing, as they feel themselves bound to do, sincere admiration of the enterprising zeal of their publishers in connexion with it, would bespeak for them the continued and increased co-operation of the friends of Evangelical truth throughout the country; the work in question being, by universal consent, pre-eminently iittcd to conteract the sceptical and unbelieving tendencies of the age, among whatever class tbey may prevail." " A book which deserves to find a place in every house, from the cottagb to the palace."-British Banner. 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