M.E. Church in Canada. He -%vas received as a probationer at the Conference held at St. Thomas in IS77. He pursued his theological and other studies with such energy and success that he was ordained deacon ill 1,S79 and elder in iSSi. Before the latter lie was on the following circuits : Tapley-town, Beverly, Norwich and Malahide. After ordivatiou he served the following circuits : Bleniteini, Seafortlh, Canboro and Caviiga. As a preacher, Mr. Teeple has all easy delivery, free from the mannerisms that depreelate the value of marry ad-dresses. His sermons are thoughtful acid sufficiently racy to hold the unflagging attention of the congregation. barge additions to the membership and new churches are to be found oil the circuits he has travelled, and he is beloved by all those under his pastoral care. The ministers who follow him find all the in-
terests of the church well looked
after, both materially and spiritually.
He will doubtless take a leading
place in the church of his choice.
He is also an enthusiastic temperance
worker, and has done good work ill this
connection. At Seaforth the temper-
attce societies, as a mark of apprecia-
tion of his worth, entertained hint at a
public dinner, and on that occasion
presented hint Nyith a flattering illttnii-
nated address and a well filled purse.
Mr. Teeple was married on the 28tlt
of July, iMo, to Miss Ida Lyttes,
daughter of the late Thomas Lyres,