VOL. V. PITTSBURGH, PA., AUGUST, 1884. NO. 12.
HERALD OF CHRIST'S PRESENCE.
C. T. RUSSELL, Editor and Publisher.
NO. 44 FEDERAL ST. ALLEGHENY, PA.
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