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Gohebiaethau. A WORD FROM CANADA. To the Editor of CYMRO LLUNDAIN A'R CELT. DEAR SIR,-As a constant reader of your valuable journal, permit me the liberty of occupying a small portion of it for the benefit of Dear old Wales." I was struck by the words entitled" Lines suggested by St. Davids Day in your issue of March 2nd, especially, "Ye are not doomed to die! Youth yet prevails behold the future fame of Little Wales." Why the people of Wales have not looked the future of their Dear little Country in the face before now I cannot understand. Speak the grand tongue your father spoke of old" is a common exhortation, but are we doing this ? I am afraid not. There are thousands of Welshmen to-day who cannot speak their native language. They can go about and sing "Rule Brittania," "The Maple leaf for ever," &c., but as you said in your issue of February 9th, they cannot sing one word of the National Anthem of Wales. I enclose a newspaper cutting concerning a lecture given by a visitor to Wales during the late revival, which shows that the Welshman is honoured not only in Wales, but everywhere. I noticed a remark in your paper of March 2nd, stating that people were paid for booming Canada, I can truthtully state that it is so. Where the English papers say that a man can get from 4 to 5 dollars a day in Canada, I say from experience that they get about one-third of 4 or 5 dollars, which is barely enough to keep up with your running ex- penses. So I advise all enterprising young Welsh- men to stay at home, for they are a deal better off, as I have found out to my cost. Now I must conclude, wishing you and your paper every possible success.— I remain, your truly, D. THOMAS. The cutting referred to states that a Rev. J. W. Hoyt in a lecture at Ontario on the Welsh revival," said, among other things, that in his opinion and in the opinion of others, travelling in his party, a veritable pentecost had come to Wales, due, he believed, to the fact that the Welsh as a people, loved the Word of God and honoured it. They loved to hear it preached and sung, and they loved to teach it in the Sabbath schools and study it together. One marked feature of the Welsh Sunday schools was the presence of adults, not only young people, but people of all ages, who met on Sabbath afternoon to study the word of God. God had said Them that honour Me I will honour."

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