the Canadian public and the Christians of every
Church this humble volume is respectfully presented,
the writer apologizing that he did not earlier
detail the facts herein given. The subject of the
following sketch was a true patriot, and one of the
pioneers of our great Dominion He was a faithful
missionary, and his whole life was spent in the
vanguard of Christian work. That this short recital
of the events of his life may stir someone to go and
do likewise is the earnest wish of his loving son,
Mokley, Alberta, 1888.
Moves to Owen Sound—Makes business connections—Starts for college - Received as a probationer for the ministry - la appointed to establish a new mission in the far North.
Starts to explore for and establish a mission—Locates at Garden River—His work during six years' residence at this place.
Moves to Rama - Three years' residence at this place.
Appointed to the Hudson Bay Missions—Is made Chairman of same-Throe years with Norway House as Headquarters—Describes several missionary trips made during these years.
Moves from Norway House to Saskatchewan—Settles at Victoria—Eight years' pioneer work at this place.
Moves to Edmonton -Three years' residence at this place--Journeyings and experiences connected with this new field
Visits Ontario Pleads the cause of Missions—Takes a short trip to the Mother Land —Once more sets his face Westward—Is employed by Government to conciliate the excited Plain Tribes—His tragic end.
Manitoba and the North West