1901 Feb 12 Babists and Abbas Effendi
19th The United States seem to be the favorite stamping grounds of every of these cranks gathers but a ligious propagandist. Happily t h came moderate following, and what was heralded as the new scheme for the regeneration of the world peters out under the glare of some now fad. The new as have ozonc religious sect is heralded from New York, and is known under the name of the Babists, The head of this sect is one Abbas Effeudi, and like many of like kindred his teachings have to come west for an airing. The is said to believe in God and the teachings of the Bible, but maintain that Abbas Effendi is a son of God.