'Food Reform in the Early Church' by Rev. G. Nevin Drinkwater, B.Sc.
From a factual portion of a thesis which was eventually published as a twenty page booklet: Food in theEarlyChurch - A Study of Christian Vegetarianism in the light of modern Biblical Research(St. Alban's Press). Above extract taken from The Vegetarian News (Winter 1947 edition)
In most cases the above excerpts have appeared in Vegetarian Society journals dating back to 1849. It is with thanks to the VS for their generous policy towards the reproduction of archive material that this project exists.