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Presentation to Dr. Morris. In the evening, a largely attended meeting was held at Noddfa Chapel, When addresses were delivered by the Rev. H. V. Thomas, Manchester, on "Nonconformity of the Twentieth Cen- tury and by the Rev. Peter Jones, Colwyn Bay, on The Resources of the Church to meet the Needs of the Age." An interesting part of the proceedings was the presentation made by the Rhondda Baptist Churches to the Rev. W. Morris. ° D to mark the completion of the rev gentleman's forty years' pastorate of Noddfa Church. The presentation took the form of an illuminated albuia dteIø, and it is in- tended to found a Dr. Morris Scholarship at the Baptist College. The Rev. O. Waldo. James, D.D., had The Rev. O. Waldo James, D.D., had drafted the address commemorative of the occasion, in which the work of the Rev. Dr. Morris was eulogised. The services of the rev. gentleman in reli- gious and educational matters were speci- fically referred to, with an acknowledg- ment of what he had done in consection with elementary and secondary educa- tion, and also in calling attention to the dangers of university life. Reference was also made to the evidence given by Dr. Morris before the Royal Commission on the Church in Wales, and in religious matters emphasis was laid on the great services rendered by the rev. gentleman, and it was stated that since his advent to the Rhondda Valley no less than 42 new Baptist chapels had been established. The formal presentation was made by Mr. E. George, Porth, while an eloquent speech was delivered by the Rev. E. W. Davies. Considerable enthusiasm pre- vailed, and the rev. gentleman very feelingly acknowledged the gifts and kindly remarks made. The presentation was a beautifully illuminated album address, designed and executed by Messrs. Evans and Short, printers, Tonypandy, in full morocco bind- ing, with gold tooling on front. It com- prised six leaves, profusely illustrated, gilt edges, satin backed, each leaf en- closed in cream sunk mount, Dr. Morris' embossed monogram in gold and colours on vellum sunk opening on cover, 11 photographs, including Dr. Morris, Mrs. Morris, Noddfa Chapel, and the branch churches. Total size 9t x 12J, and lj inches thick. The whole was handsomely got up and presented an imposing appear- ance. The photos were supplied by Messrs. John Devonald. Tom John, and D. J. Ryan, all of Treorchy.

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