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John Martin Philip Otts

Otts, John Martin Philip, clergyman, author, was born June 7, 1838, in Union, S. C.  He is a presbyterian minister of Knoxville, Tenn.  He is the author of Nicodemus with Jesus; Light and Life for a Dead World; The Southern Pen and Pulpit; Inter-denominational Literature; The Gospel of Honesty; Laconisms; The Fifth Gospel; Unsettled Questions; At Mother's Knee; and Christ and the Cherubim.  He died in 1901 in Knoxville, Tenn.  Source: Thomas William Herringshaw, editor, Herringshaw's National Library of American Biography, volume I V (Chicago, Illinois: American Publishers' Association, 1909), 352.


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