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Lord of All Being . . . Oliver Wendell Holmes . . . From the poem A Sun-Day Hymn.           1809-1894.
Summer Studies.....Harriet Beecher Stowe . . .
1812-1896. The Reaper and the Flow- Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
ers                                                       1807-1882.
Kriss Kringle.....Thomas Bailey Aldrich. . ,
1837-
Francis Linley .... 149
1774-1800.
William H. Hutchinson 150,151 Air: Dream Faces.
L. O. Emerson .... 151
1820-
Wolfgang Amadeus Mo­zart ......152, 153
1756-1791. Air : Drink to Me only with Thine Eyes. County Guy, a little song by Sir Walter Scott, is also sung to this air.
Charles Edward Horn . . 154
1786-1849. Originally a Southern negro glee beginning: " Way down in the raccoon hol­low," and subdued by Horn's genius to a sweet and plaintive song.
Edward E. Whittemore . 155 -1876
Jakob Ludwig Felix Men-
delssohn-Bartholdy 156,157
1809-1847. Air : Farewell to the Forest. Friedrich Wilhelm Kiick-
en........157
1810-1882.
Long Time Ago
George Pope Morris 1802-1864.
Kind Words can never die Unknown
Waldeinsamkeit (Forest Sol- Ralph Waldo Emerson . itude)                                                    1803-1882.
Softly now the Light of Day
Nearer, my God, to Thee .
There is hovering about me From the poem Intimations.
My Own shall come to me Angel of Peace.....
A Hymn of Peace sung at the Na­tional Peace Jubilee, in Boston, June 15, 1869.
My Birthday......
George Washington Doane 1799-1859.
Sarah Flower Adams. .
1805-1848. Alice Cary.....
1820-1871.
John Burroughs . . .
1837-Oliver Wendell Holmes .
1809-1894.
Lowell Mason . . .
158
1792-1872.
Franz Abt. .
1819-1885.
159,160,161
E. W. Foster 162, 163, 164, 165
Matthias Keller . 166,167,168 1813-Air: American Hymn.
Johann Friedrich Rei-chardt                                     169
1752-1814.
Ferdinand Gumbert . 170,171 1818-
John Greenleaf Whittier 1807-1892.
The Poet and the Children Longfellow's seventy - second
John Greenleaf Whittier. 1807-1892.
birthday was widely celebrated by the school-children of Amer­ica. His death occurred three years later.
A Psalm of Life.....Henry Wadsworth Longfellow,
1807-1882.
There 's Music in the Am Fanny Crosby......
Henry Smart.....172
1813-1879.
George Frederick Root 173,174
1820-1895.
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