W. H. Ruebush

Short Name: W. H. Ruebush
Full Name: Ruebush, W. H. (William Howe), 1873-1957
Birth Year: 1873
Death Year: 1956

William Howe Ruebush (Will H. Ruebush)

Born: June 4, 1873, Sing­ers Glen, Vir­gin­ia.
Died: October 6, 1956, Elk­ton, Vir­gin­ia.

A vo­cal mu­sic teach­er ear­ly in his ca­reer, Rue­bush di­rect­ed an ar­my band in France in World War I. Af­ter the war, he led ma­ny ci­vil­ian or­ches­tras and bands, and taught at sev­er­al schools, in­clud­ing the Shen­an­do­ah Con­serv­a­to­ry of Mu­sic in Day­ton, Vir­gin­ia. He com­posed ma­ny marches, in­clud­ing The Stone­wall Bri­gade March, Shen­an­do­ah, and the Al­ma Ma­ter Song for Tu­lane Un­i­ver­si­ty. Rue­bush spent most of his life in Day­ton, Vir­gin­ia, where he be­came pre­si­dent of the Rue­bush-Kieff­er Pub­lish­ing Com­pa­ny.

Cross Goes on Be­fore, The
He Rolls the Stone Away
I Am Hap­py
Scatter Sun­shine



Texts by W. H. Ruebush (115)AsInstancessort descending
Do you scatter smiles and sunshineW. H. R. (Author)1
Hark, the call for workers ringing clearWill H. Ruebush (Author)1
Go forward ever, with best endeavor, let gospel sunlight brightly shineWill H. Ruebush (Author)1
Onward, Christian soldiers, onward for the KingWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
Hark, what music ringsWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
Over the stars far above they are waitingWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
He leads me on, by paths unknownWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
What are you writing, brotherWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
There's a mighty conflict onWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
We are enlisted for the MasterW. H. R. (Author)2
Loyal and true to the Savior is our mottoWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
Home soon the journey willWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
Have faith in God, whatever your lot may beW. H. R. (Author)2
Sing, joyfully sing, joyfully singWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
How far must be that land, unseenWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
Tread ye the path of right and bravely forward goWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
Some day we'll slip our mooringsWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
Thy will be done, O teach me, Lord, to prayWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
I am building on a Rock, safely shelteredWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
I am rejoicing as on I goWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
I have a friend who came to seekWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
Labor on today with a courage strongWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
At the Master's feet there is restW. H. R. (Author)2
Happy, happy, happy are the songs we singW. H. R. (Author)2
King Immortal, we hail Thee, sovereign Lord of allWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
The blessed Bible long hath stoodWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
I know, when the storms are sweepingW. H. R. (Author)2
More love to Thee, O Christ, my KingWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
The Lord is my Shepherd (Ruebush)Will H. Ruebush (Author)2
There is pure and perfect cleansingWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
I once was sad and loneWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
There is work for all to do in the harvest field todayWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
There's a song in my heart, and its meaningWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
If I should wander far awayWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
O what a joy when you listen to your SaviorWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
What a peace when grace abounds within!Will H. Ruebush (Author)2
A little while and then our weary feetWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
When the skies are hid, and the billows rollW. H. R. (Author)2
If you fathfully serve your Lord and GiverWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
Jesus is the theme we singW. H. R. (Author)2
There's a land of sweet restW. H. R. (Author)2
We are pilgrims going homeW. H. R. (Author)2
In the hollow of God's handW. H. R. (Author)2
On we go rejoicing, pilgrims homeward boundWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
Are you ever temptedWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
To a glory land on a peaceful strandWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
Tell the news over sea and plainWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
O won't that be glory, When over the seaW. H. R. (Author)2
Lost one, the Savior is callingW. H. R. (Author)2
In this land of sin and sorrowWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
Just beyond this vale of tears, free from sorrow, death, and fearsWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
Do you hear a gentle knock at your heart's closed doorWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
Are you wandering in sadnessWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
See the harvest field before you gleamingWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
Jesus came down from realms of lightWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
Just to do His will with a happy heartWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
As the days go swiftly byWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
To whom do you go when sea billows rollWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
March steadily on, march steadily onWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
As you walk the path of duty daysWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
Travel the highways, go the lone bywaysWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
Lift your voice in songWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
At thy cross, dear Lord, humbly now I bowWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
When the storms beat fierce on the sea of lifeWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
Volunteers for Jesus on the battlefieldWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
Be sowing the seed at the breakWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
When the storms of life assailW. H. R. (Author)2
We are marching on to glory landWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
Though the storm may frown above and the winds dash highWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
Sowing seed in the morning fairW. H. Ruebush (Author)2
We are sailing on the stream of timeWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
Blissful home that waits for meWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
Why should cares overtake meWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
'Twill not be long, O toiling throngW. H. R. (Author)2
Neath the royal banner of the King ImmanuelW. H. R. (Author)2
O let me cling to theeW. H. R. (Author)2
There's a thought that ever cheers meWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
We sail or we drift, on life's ocean so wideWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
Boundless love I'll still be singingWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
We tell the glad story in joyful songWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
O the angels will be singingWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
Deep within my heart there is a happy songWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
Wonderful, wonderful, love canWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
When anxious and burdened you goWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
Often I am lonelyWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
Go tell the wonderful story todayW. H. R. (Author)2
O the sweetest name that the tongue can frameWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
When o'er life's ocean the boisterous wavesWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
When our loads are pressingWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
Once each day was dark and drearyWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
Precious the promise Jesus has givenWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
When the singers in conventionWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
Once my path was lonely, I was sad and drearyWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
Go to the clear flowing fountainWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
Some days are dark and drearyW. H. Ruebush (Author)2
Only to lean on my LordWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
Hark, the march of countless thousandsWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
There may come doubts, there may come fearsWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
Onward and upward foreverWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
Hark to the call for soldiersW. H. R. (Author)2
Some day when trials are pastWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
What a happy meeting when the saints shall comeWill H. Ruebush (Author)3
How oft the winds begin to sweepWill H. Ruebush (Author)3
In the hour when worn and wearyWill H. Ruebush (Author)3
Make every thought bear a blessingWill H. Ruebush (Author)3
March along, an army grandWill H. Ruebush (Author)3
With the cross of Christ beforeWill H. Ruebush (Author)3
Drifting away to the haven of restW. H. R. (Author)3
Strive to be scattering sunshine each dayWill H. Ruebush (Author)4
We are lambs of Jesus, and our heartsW. H. R. (Author)4
O blest assurance, ever dearW. H. R. (Author)4
When the skies are hid and the billows rollWill H. Ruebush (Author)4
Home at last, from darkness of nightWill H. Ruebush (Author)5
I need thee, Christ my allWill H. Ruebush (Author)5
No shadows yonder Far beyond the sunset's barsWill H. Ruebush (Author)5
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