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THE

NATIONAL MAGAZINE:

DEVOTED TO

Literature, Art, and Religion.

ABEL STEVENS, EDITOR.

VOLUME VII.

JULY TO DECEMBER, 1855.

New-York:

PUBLISHED BY CARLTON & PHILLIPS,

200 MULBERRY-STREET.

1855.

HARVARD COLLEGE LIBRARY
SHELDON FUND

JULY 10, 1940

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T the last session of the General Con- | Philadelphia. In 1829 he returned to the

ATerences of the Methodist Episcopal same station.

Church four new bishops were elected. We propose to give portraits of each, with "pen-and-ink" sketches: the latter will be very brief but accurate-the former may not be the most accurate in every case, but shall be as good as the paintings or daguerreotypes, from which our artists copy, will admit.

BISHOP SCOTT was born October 11, 1802, at Cantwell's Bridge, Newcastle County, Delaware, and joined the Methodist Episcopal Church October 16, 1822. He entered the Philadelphia Conference in 1826, and was sent to Talbott Circuit, and in 1827 to Dover Circuit. In 1828 he was stationed in St. George's Charge, VOL. VII.-1

In 1830 he was sent to West Chester, Pennsylvania, whither he returned in 1831. In 1832, his health having failed, he was given the relation of supernumerary. In 1833 he resumed an effective relation, and was sent to Kent County, Maryland. In 1834 and 1835 he traveled Delaware District, on the "Peninsula." In 1836 he was stationed at Franklin-street Church, Newark, NewJersey; in 1837 and 1838 at Ebenezer Church, Philadelphia; 1839, St. Paul's, Philadelphia. In 1840 he was appointed principal of Dickinson Grammar School, Carlisle, Pennsylvania. In the same year the honorary degree of A. M. was conferred upon him by the Wesleyan Uni

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