Gems Of Life: Short Stories For Children
by Alma White
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Publisher: Pillar of Fire, Zarephath, NJ
Alma Bridwell White (June 16, 1862 – June 26, 1946) was the founder and a bishop of the Pillar of Fire Church. In 1918, she became the first female bishop in the United States. She was noted for her association with the Ku Klux Klan and her feminism, anti-Catholicism, antisemitism, anti-Pentecostalism, racism, and hostility to immigrants. By the time of her death at age 84, she had expanded the sect to ‘4,000 followers, 61 churches, seven schools, ten periodicals and two broadcasting stations.
Book contains tales for children, songs and poems that are religious in nature. Illustrated with beautiful black and white etchings.
Condition: This book is in good condition. Red boards with gilt portraying a beautiful illustration of a woman riding an eagle while carrying a banner that reads “Pillar of Fire.” Minimal rubbing, scuffing or damage to cover with the exception of dark spot on back cover. Hinges are strong. Interior is crisp and clean. There is a red crayon mark on inside front cover.
112 pages with ads