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(R side of page) but I was ill all this week,- first with an ulcerated tooth, and then from the effects of having it drawn, - suffered for several nights and days the most excruciating pain; -had a beautifully swollen face; and I was in such misery, the whole week, that, I could think of noth-ing else - not even of my missing all duties, to which W. G. had to attend. I wish you could have heard Mrs. Amanda Smith,last night. The address was interesting, though taken rambling; but she is a very whole-[[?]], original (Left side of page) person. If per chance, you might say in your Report that she addressed our Society last night, in an interesting manner, on our duty in foreign miss-ion work, and especially in her work in Africa, and I gave some graphic sketches of her experi-ences there. You know she has been all over the world, and has wrought a great many wonderful conversions. Her work is especially that of an evangelist. And until she went to India and Africa her work has been almost en-tirely among the whites, among whom she has been remarkably successful. She is extremely
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