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NEW NATIVE MISSION Site On Madura Station NORSEMAN, May 25: The Rev. Sopher, with his wife and five children, have arrived at Madura station, on the Eyre highway, where 'they will set up a native children's home and school, under the auspices of the Australian Aborigines' Evangelistal Mission, with head quarters in Sydney. The or ganisation was established in 1947 with the Rev. E. J. Tel fer, of Sydney, as president. It is supported by Dr. Oswall J. Smith, of the People's Church, Toronto (Canada). Mr. Sopher,

who is field director also comes from Toronto. The Toronto People's Church has 200 mis sionaries on 20 different fields throughout the world. Negotiations have not yet been completed for the pur chase of 370;000 acres of land, including a homestead, at Ma dura, the property of Mr. R. Mackie. Mr. Sopher says that the property is ideal for a mis sion. He hopes to encourage natives from north of the east west railway line and along the line to come to the mission. "This is the first mission base set up in Australia by the or ganisation.

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