new york times 16 april 1906
from Rotterdam. , t NEGROES AT REVIVAL PITCH. i-i i-i i-i j i - i The i Worn,PPr at - Plainfield; Are Dancing and Whirling Now,; PLAINFIELD. X. J.. April 13. The convocation convocation of the Church of God and the Saints! of Christ, the official designation of tb4 negro religious body in - session here, continued with unabated vigor today. today. Apparently matters are reaching; the revival stage, ?( Men i and women Jump up and declare their redemption, and in their Joy rinee and whirl about, shout and sing; and march' up and down the meeting hall.1 At times twosoore are affected thus.: The singing Is of the old plantation variety, with religious words for the songs, i , . i j : ..