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Before John Paton would ever get to the South Seas, a gaunlet of disapproval had to be run. Arguments put up against him going included the danger posed by this area (it was populated by cannibals), and the fact that his work in Glasgow was such a success.
John G. Paton -'Cannibal King'
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Exactly 100 years ago - on January 28, 1907 - the famous Scottish missionary to the New Hebrides, John Gibson Paton, died. His story is incredible! I have told it in Audio format (John G. Paton - King of the Cannibals!) and I am now loading pictures into this photo album that are actually slides from the powerpoint presentation that accompanied this audio.