The Conference. Conference has grown in interest, and in the numbers attending meetings sinca thecommence-nj'jnt. thecommence-nj'jnt. The discourses have been practical and pointed, touching a variety vari-ety of subjects of every day interest and future importance. The audience at the opening meeting would not reach much over four thousand persons, but there were not less than nine thousand thou-sand people present yesterday afternoon. after-noon. To day still larger audiences may be looked for.