An Evening Prayer

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An Evening Prayer

Postby Suspicious Minds » Wed Jul 24, 2019 5:39 pm

Lyrics written by: C.M. Battersby, in 1911.
Arrangement written by: Charles Gabriel, in 1911.

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https://repository.asu.edu/items/30123

First recorded by Homer Rodeheaver, September 10, 1913, Camden, New Jersey.

https://youtu.be/G7YgHqc_PvQ

First released by Homer Rodeheaver, in March 1915, on Victor 17714 (B-13751/1).

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The song has been recorded by numerous singers, including Jim Reeves, Mahalia Jackson, Don Gibson, The Blackwood Brothers. For more info, please visit:

https://secondhandsongs.com/work/127878/all

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More on Homer Rodeheaver:
https://www.allmusic.com/artist/homer-r ... /biography
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Re: An Evening Prayer

Postby colonel snow » Wed Jul 24, 2019 8:38 pm

Addition:

The RCA label showed here (17714) is used later on (20's-30's). Around 1913 this tyoe of label was used. (see scan from an other record).


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Re: An Evening Prayer

Postby Suspicious Minds » Wed Jul 24, 2019 8:55 pm

Thank you, Colonel Snow, for checking that and adding the original label. Much appreciated.
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Re: An Evening Prayer

Postby Jessie-May » Sun Oct 13, 2019 9:37 pm

I am new on the forum and popped in here and thought what a delightful Thread and unusual. :)


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