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terest in true heroism be kindled anew, and that, if no more, you may gladly assist us in this -work of honoring "our dead", who, though dead, yet speaks to us of the great mission of life-that of publishing the Glad Tidings of Good News, and of living and laboring for the churches of God. This monument should be raised to that grand old Baptist hero-should have been raised long ago, for it is not to our honor as Baptists as lovers of that soul-liberty for which Lewis Craig fought and suffered-that his grave remain unmarked. We should do this not only in his honor, but for the sake of the glorious cause that fired his very soul, the proclamation of which led his persecutors to hound him to jail, in an effort to silence his mighty voice in the great conflict for religious and civil liberty. You may say-men do say- "Each man makes his own Stature, builds himself. Virtue alone outbuilds the Pyramids; Her monuments shall last when Egypt's fall." Lewis Craig built his own monument, and it shall "last when Egypt's fall"; but let us build one that the eye of man may see, and call to mind the glorious life of our most illustrious dead; and it may chance that the one who sees may be awakened to higher things in life, for- "The aspiring soul is fired to lofty deeds By great men's monuments, and they make fair And holy to the pilgrim's eye the earth That has received their dust."