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"Wish you could hear them sing. Samuel (standing), Ruth, Sarah Sue, and Bessie. Samuel and Sarah Sue are remarkable for 3 yr olds. They know the books of N.T. can repeat about 10 verses from memory, count, etc. They use Eng. fluently - Great possibilities. Pray God to give us wisdom, love, patience, and strength to mold them into vessels of honor to bear his love to others. With love, Brittells" A group of children play together at the Namwianga Mission in Kalomo, Zambia. John Sherriff and W. N. Short, American missionaries from Churches of Christ, began the mission in 1922. Orville Brittell joined them in 1939 and married Augusta Scott, daughter of George and O. R. Scott who were also missionaries from Churches of Christ who worked at the mission station.

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Jimmie Lovell Papers, Center for Restoration Studies, Milliken Special Collections, Abilene Christian University, Abilene, Texas.

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children, schools, girls, boys, Religious Practice, Humanitarian assistance