A rally in connection with junior Chris.'i.m Endeavor work was held in the social :.'o;n of the Octagon Ha.ll. when the Central Mission branch held its anniversary foetal. Tn answer to the roll call 25 societies responded, which is a record for Dunedin. The chair was occupied by tho president Miss Winnie Davis). Tho following programme was subknitted :—Song ami chorus. ' tied of N'a.l:i.ii.s.' Donald l.isU'i : junior C. E. exer- ■ ;-e. 'A Little Sermcn by Little People • n a Little Text.' 20 Endeavored ; recita•;or.. Vera White; action song. 'Tip-toe,' six Endtworers; pianoforte solo. Muriel Riley; short rlower sons; service. 20 En-■.--•.v.'rerri; recitation, Doris Davis; counted dialogue, ' Union is Strength,' 10 Kudeavorers; song. Vera White: reritai ion. Mabel Braimbridge ; unique dialogue, 'trospel Lights,'tseven Endeavorers. Tho secretary's report and registrar's ,-tatemont (submitted i;y Miss Doris M'Mullan) stated, inter alia : During the year one of the workers (Mis? Mathcison) had removed to Christchurc'n. The society kept, on in the tivcn tenor of its way until three months ago. when the attendance at riie meetings was 20. Tiio mission officers •:ir>n secured Mr Noel t'arless (of junior • ■ndeavor fame) to take charge ol the work. The results of the past three months' work had exceeded all o:pcctatio!i.-. Tho number on the roll now is 81. and the -.verage attendance for the p-t month was 60. The fact was enipba-isvd that, the in<ttws» was almost entirely due (■> personal visitation work. Special im-iinon was made ••f tho kind assistance of Mis.- E. I'ridkain an pianist. Tht» mission secretary (Miss Ldy Hall) reported that tlv Riak'e .-yste;:i had been introduced into the society, and £1 10s had been raised u> support a. native teacher in one of the South. Sea Llands. The treasurer 'Albert Dawson, -nl.milted riie financial suteinont. which showed a. | credit balance. A report of the Binhrbv Committee was given i>y Doni'd Lister. V mces.-ure of corerntula.t-.oii tuni greeting «a.- read iiom M : ss M. M'Neii!. president . :' Dunt-rlin Junior C.K. wh > l- at Short addresses were jiven hv :!',■• L'V. W Walker and Mo.-siv D. '1 . |V:n-ei and W. Smart.
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CHRISTIAN ENDEAVOR, Evening Star, Issue 15634, 27 October 1914