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Officers of the Society.

4 List of Foreign Agents.....

95

Board of Managers....

5 Cuba and the West Indies..... .........

95

Standing Committees..

6 Mexico........

97

Constitution of the Society.

7 Central America...

102

Notices to Auxiliaries..

8

South America

102

Correspondence, etc......

8 La Plata and Pacific Coast.

103

Constitution of an Auxiliary Society... 9 Brazil....

111

Branch Society......

9 Venezuela..

114

Form of a Bequest to the Society.....

9 Sweden

117

Meetings of the Board and of the Society 9

Russia...

117

Specimens of Types.........

10 Germany and Switzerland..

117

List of Prices and Styles of Binding......... 13 France..

118

Seventy-sixth Annual Meeting..

25 Spain

113

Austria......

119
Italy..
Levant Agency.

120
Egypt..........

127
Persia........

141

REPORT OF THE BOARD OF MANAGERS.... 27

India.

141

New Vice-Presidents.

30

Siam and Laos..

141

New Managers.......

31

China.......

146

Life Directors and Life Members............ 31

Japan.......

153

New Auxiliaries............

31

Sandwich Islands and Micronesia.... 162

The Bible House..........

31

Africa......

163

Receipts and Disbursements.

31

North American Indians.

163

Invested Funds.....

33

Conclusion..

The Columbian Exposition...

33
The Library......
Translations and Revisions....

31
New Electro-Plates........

37

New Books....

37 Additions to the Society's Library ........... 105

Printing in Other Lands...

38 Financial Statement.......

166

Other Publications...........

38 Manufacturing Department...

176

Scriptures Printed and Purchased.......... 39 | Receipts, Legacies......

178

Issues.........

39

From Various sources............ 178

Auxiliary Societies.....

41

Church Collections............ 181

Missionary and Benevolent Work.......... 42

Gifts from Auxiliary Societies..... 189

Work in the Ilome Field........

47

From Books Donated.................. 190

Work by Auxiliaries...............

49 Remittances from Auxiliaries..................... 191

Colportage Work...........

49 Distribution of Books issued during the year 220

Combined Results of the Year.

50 Receipts of each Year since Organization. 221

District Superintendents....

50 Issues of each Year since Organization...... 221

General View of the Work in the United Names of New Life Directors and Members 222

States..

52 Compendium of Bible Societies......

225

Operations in Foreign Lands................... 93 The American Bible Society is a Charitable
Table of Foreign Distribution................. Institution...

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ANNUAL REPORT

OF;VE

AMERICAN BIBLE SOCIETY,

PRESENTED MAY 12, 1892.

TOGETHER WITH

A LIST OF AUXILIARY SOCIETIES AND THEIR OFFICENS,

AND OF

Life Directors and Life Members of the Society

Constituted during the Year.

NEW YORK:
AMERICAN BIBLE SOCIETY,

INSTITUTED IN THE YEAR MDCCCXVI,

1892,

OFFICERS OF THE AMERICAN BIBLE SOCIETY.

President.

HON. ENOCH L, FANCHER, LL.D., New York.

*Vice-Presidents.
HON. ROBERT C. WINTİFREQp, LL.D., Massachusetts.
JAMES 1: HOYT, Esq., Ohio.
- FRANCIS.T. KING, ESQ., Maryland. --

HON. J. L. CHAMBERLAIN Maize.
GEN. 0. 0. HOWARD, District of Columbia.
HON. WILLIAM STRONG, LL.D., Pennsylvania.
HON, GEORGE G. WRIGHT, Iowa.
HON. PAUL DILLINGHAM, Vermont.
CORTLANDT PARKER, Esq., New Jersey.
HON. FRANK M. COCKRELL, Missouri.
HON. JOHN W. FOSTER, Indiana.
HON. RUTHERFORD B. HAYES, LL.D., Ohio.
WILLIAM H. CROSBY, Esq., New York. [Died May 22, 1892.]
HON. JOHN JAY, LL.D., New York.
THEOPHILUS A. BROUWER, Esq., New York.
CYRUS NORTHROP, LL.B., Minnesota.
HON. DAVID CLOPTON, Alabama.
JAMES H. CARLISLE, LL.D., South Carolina.
EDWARD SPAULDING, Esq., New Hampshire,
HON. HOWARD VAN EPPS, Georgia.
THOMAS B. CARTER, Esq., Illinois.
JAMES H. TAFT, Esq., New York.
AUGUSTUS TABER, ESQ., New York.
ANNIS MERRILL, Esq., California.
HON. WILLIAM P. DILLINGHAM, Vermont.
HON. E. E. BEARD, Tennessee.
CHARLES J. BAKER, Esq., Maryland.

Secretaries.
REV. EDWARD W. GILMAN, D.D.
REV. ALEXANDER M'LEAN, D.D.
REV. ALBERT S. HUNT, D.D.

Treasurer.
WILLIAM FOULKE.

General Agent.

CALEB T. ROWE

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