1887. Authentic account of providential assistance and how it may be obtained by all. The objects in putting forth this volume are: 1. To give sound, wholesome and interesting reading to our American youth; 2. To illustrate the reality, power and beauty of the Christian religion, and its need in our everyday life; 3. To induce young people to seek an early conversion, as the only sure basis for a happy and useful life; 4. To cause many to seek holiness of heart, to lay hold upon the rich promises of God, and live a life of greater faith and trust.