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The New Church

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A meeting of the conirnittee who have i u chai ge the building of the new Christian clmrch iu this city was held last Friday evening, vvheu the question of chauging the location from the corner of División and William streets to a lot on South University avenue carne up. Il was decided to build on the comer of William and Divisiou. The agent of the Woman's Board of Missions of the church, which will erect the building was present. The perfected plans were accepted.The church will be one of the handsomest in the city as everyone who has seen the plans will adniit. The front of the church will be on William street. The front room wili be the readiug room and over it the library, on each side will be the entrauees tothe church proper. The auditorium will seat 40u people but foldiiig doors betweeu thereading room, the Sunday school rooms and the church will admit of the seating of 7UU persons, in case of neeessity. The Öunday school rooms are in the rear of the auditorium and front on División street with entrance on that street. There are two towers shown in the exterior plan of the buildiug, which is a very tasty and ornameutal design. The total cost of the buildiug will be S25,0üu. The object is to have a small but very pretty church. As our readers know, it will be of stoue. As the seasou has already so far advauced ouly the foundation will be laid this year.


Ann Arbor Argus
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