['The seventeenth meeting ...', Philadelphia Inquirer 18 January 1862 page 8]
THE SEVENTEENTH MEETING in behalf of the soldiers, under the direction of the Young Men's Christian Association of Philadelphia, will be held to-morrow evening, in the Rev. Dr. McDOWELL'S Church, Eleventh street, above Spring Garden, at 7 1/2 o'clock. Services will be conducted by the Rev. MORRIS C. SUTPHEN, co-pastor of the church. Addresses will be delivered by the Rev. B. GRIFFITHS, Secretary of the Baptist Publication Society, Rev. JAS. M. CROWELL and Rev. J. A. BROWN, Chaplain of the Thomas A. Scott Regiment P.V., and Colonel E.M. GREGORY, Ninety-first P.V. Regiment.