British Advent Messenger

(1897–1935 as Missionary Worker; every two weeks; Stanborough Press; files in GC ). Church paper of the British Union Conference, eight pages, from 1956 to 1981, incorporating each month Youth , eight pages (renamed Encounter in 1974 and issued bimonthly), organ of the Youth Department of the British Union Conference. Messenger was issued free (since July 26, 1922) to church members in the British Isles. It was published at 451 Holloway Road, London, until Oct. 30, 1907; thereafter at the Stanborough Press. The youth paper Encounter is published six times per annum. It has been published independently of Messenger since 1981. Editors: (no editor named until 1916); W. E. Read, 1916–1918; W. T. Bartlett, 1918–1920; A. S. Maxwell, 1920–1936; W. L. Emmerson, 1936–1966; R. D. Vine, 19...

From the Seventh-day Adventist Encyclopedia. Published with permission from the Review and Herald Publishing Association.