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10 > Page 10 of Autobiography of a pioneer : or, The Nativity, experience, travels, and ministerial labors of Rev. Jacob Young ; with incidents, observations, and reflections.

10 CONTENTS. CHAPTER XVIT. REAPPOINTMENT-TRANSFER TO BALTINIMOLRF: CONFER ENCE-1805-181 ]. Conference in Cincinnati-Reappointed-Transfer- Olihi eircuit-John We.bt-Jacob Gruber-Sickness-Redstone circuit- Revival-Pros- perity-J. B. Finley-M'EIroy-Temperance-Pleasant acquaintances- Close of the year.e------- e - -- ePAGE 268 CHAPTER XVIII. OHIO DISTRICT-1812. Baltimore conference-Nichlolas Sneethen-War declared-Much excite- ment-The two great parties-Apprchensions- Scarcity of bread-John P. Kent-Nl'Kendree's preaching-Presbyterian deputation-They ac- cuse M'Kendree-His defense- His fatherly advice-Hull's surrender- Great alarm. . 278 CHAPTER XIX. A C A M, P M1 E E T I N G I N C I D E N T . Camp mecting-A rowdy struck down-Great excitement-Sinners con- verted-Soldiers marching for Buffalo-They march into the encamp- ment--Asbury's sermon to the soldiers-Text-A vword in season-De- parture-Disorder-Asbury's warning to rowdies 2Y0 C II A P T E R X X. OHIO DISTRICT-CONTINUED-1812. Conference was very large-A member expelled-Reappointed-Joseph Spahr--His character and early death-A year of prosperity-Hard times-Provisions high-Stern winter-Camp meeting men-General Mead-Al Kendree's preaching-Clamor about lodgings-All accommo- dated-Mrs. HaleThe bishops - 297 CHAPTER XXI. OHIO DISTRICT-CONTINUtED-1813-1815. Opening of conference-Conversion of Miss Wells-Solemn refections-A christening in the conference-room-Reappointed-Preachers-The war- -Cold plague-Dreadfully fatal-Great scarcity--Extortioners- Three young ladies-Anne Kent- Conference at Cincinnati-Bishops in feeble health.- 305