NILE MOTHER: The Story of Lillian Trasher

Springfield, MO: The General Council of the Assemblies of God, Inc., nd [ca. 1939]. First Edition. Wraps. Small 8vo. Stapled wraps. Some toning, edge-wear. Else clean and sound throughout. Very good. 23pp. Very good. Item #13765

Brief profile of Trasher that originally appeared in a 1939 issue of The American Magazine. Lillian Trasher (1887-1961) was an American missionary in Egypt who ran an orphanage for more than 600 children in Asyut Egypt. With several picture of the orphanage and children in her care. A note of paternal condescension pervades, but an uncommon portrait of an American woman in Africa. OCLC locates 3 copies.

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