20 THE COLOR OF SOLOMAN—WHAT ?
casian; (2) Mongolian ; (3) Ethiopian; (4) Anlerican;
(5) Malay Baron Cuvier (Georges Chietien Leopold
Dagobert) will have but three races. (1) Caucasian;
(2) Mongol; (3) Negro; and those of Rene Primevere
Lesson and Robert Gordon Latham are the same.
Julien Joseph Virey has two; Bory de Saint Vincent
has fifteen; Dr. James Cowels Richard has seven.
The last to be mentioned is Dr. Daniel G Brinton,
who regards* "the following as 1 the most appropriate
scheme in the present condition of science for the sub¬
division of the species Man in its several races or vari¬
eties. I. The Eurafrican Race. Traits.—Color white,
hair wavy, etc. II. The Austafrican Race. Traits—
Color black, hair woolly, etc. III. The Asian Race.
Traits—Color yellowish or brownish, etc. IV The
American Race. Traits—Color coppery, hair straight,
etc. V Insular or Literal Peoples. Traits—Color dark,
hair lank, etc.
\t is impossible to scan this long list—and quite as
many more could be added, and not call to mind what
Paul says (1 Tim. 6: 20): "O Timothy, guard
that which is committed unto thee, turning away
from the profane babblings and oppositions of the
knowledge (science) which is falsely so called." Are
we asked: What does this knowledge or science teach
*"Races and Peoples. " p. 97.