I have great respect for Phoebe Palmers and any articles about her are welcome.
Transformed by her child's fiery death, lit the flames of revival on two continents.
In January of 1857 the editors of a national magazine published a portrait of Phoebe Palmer (facing page). Being honest men, they admitted that the woman herself was neither as young nor as pretty as the picture made her appear. They did say, however, that she was smarter than she looked.
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