Dominick Anddrson, Rev W. P. Anderson, pastor of St. James Methodist Church

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Dominick Anddrson, Rev W. P. Anderson, pastor of St. James Methodist Church - the Yorktown". l n e d by Chili. in Aid of ·...
the Yorktown". l n e d by Chili. in Aid of · Public Ho.plt*. ,f th« Evil Tendencl«» of the Knt*rt«lnmeBt^-Orlifln of tho Trouble. Every one of the 23,000 persona wtfo compose tho papulation of Kingston und Kondout seems to have formed a decided opinion on the kirmess question. Tho trouble all began with Dominie Anderson. About a year ago a movement to build a public hospital was started. Kingston is a big place and has its full share of sickness of all sorts, but it never had a hOHpital. So, when one was suggested, the idea met with instant approval. But it wa slow work. The te went about from at the sad Democratic that has the majority putting expense capture majority, this as the wish is going having of o.,, 0 committee went about house to house asking for subscriptions They came in too slowly. 1 hen Mrs. Mrs. Julia Dillon, of Rondout, gathered some of her friends around her and said: " Now, supposing we take this hospital natter in band and show the men how to do it." Then the ladies began to puzzle over the best way to raise the money. "I have it," Mrs. Dillon exclaimed, "lot's have a kir- mess/' "That's it! That's it I" ohor- ussed tho others. "Why didn't we think of it before ?" Here is where Dominie Anderson comes in. The Rev. W. P. Anderson i» pastor of St. James's Methodist Church. He is decidedly good looking, and young, pleasant, nm «uuniu, u«-.~.~-, --had more than one tussle with certain customs and diversions of the social W Dominie Anderson's predecessor had one of them and made up his mind get the best of it. Dominie Anderson's predecessor is now in Newburgh, where his church is not so big. When Mr. Anderson heard that there was going to be a kirmess in Kingston, ho is said to have said to himself: ' Kirmess? Lot me see. My impression of a kirmoss is that it is a veryi affair." po«-., engine This grain basement from the handling story now putting furnish can thing snow 4 was were first near for stack had out was is came discovered much in his New was and the His

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  1. Middletown Times-Press,
  2. 19 Jan 1892, Tue,
  3. Page 6

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