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AFVISED BY THE COMMITTEE OF PUBLICATION OF
THE AMERICAN SUNDAY-SCHOOL UNION.
TO. 146 CHESTNUT STRERT.
HARVARD COLLEGE LIBRARY
MAR 12 1937
Enterer according to act of Congress, in the year 1845, by Herman Cope, Treasurer, in trust for the American Sunday-school Union, in the clerk'e office of the District Court of the Eastern Distrid of Pennsylvania.
The inquiry has often been nade, why a collection of hymns is not published sufficiently extensive to supply the wants of Sunday-schools. It is said, that the little Hymn Book in common use was very well at the commencement of the Sunday school system, but since monthly concerts, anniversaries, missionary meetings, teachers' prayer meetings, &c., &c., have besome so common, a larger volume is called for, and a more extensive variety is indispensable.
The present compilation will be found to contain the best part of the Sunday.