The New Student's Reference Work/Clark, Francis E.

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Clark, Francis E., the founder and president of the United Society of Christian Endeavor, was born in 1851 at Aylmer, Canada. He studied at Dartmouth College and at Andover, Mass., and was pastor in Maine and South Boston. He is the author of many books, and editor of the Christian World. The United Society of Christian Endeavor grew out of a small Young People's Society of Christian Endeavor which he founded at Williston Church, Portland, Maine, February 2, 1881.