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
Hark, the call for workers ringing clearWill H. Ruebush (Author)1
Do you scatter smiles and sunshineW. H. R. (Author)1
There's a mighty conflict onWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
Loyal and true to the Savior is our mottoWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
There is work for all to do in the harvest field todayWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
Home soon the journey willWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
Sing, joyfully sing, joyfully singWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
O what a joy when you listen to your SaviorWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
How far must be that land, unseenWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
Some day we'll slip our mooringsWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
What a peace when grace abounds within!Will H. Ruebush (Author)2
Jesus is the theme we singW. H. R. (Author)2
I am building on a Rock, safely shelteredWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
On we go rejoicing, pilgrims homeward boundWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
I have a friend who came to seekWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
At the Master's feet there is restW. H. R. (Author)2
Tell the news over sea and plainWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
Happy, happy, happy are the songs we singW. H. R. (Author)2
The blessed Bible long hath stoodWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
Do you hear a gentle knock at your heart's closed doorWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
I know, when the storms are sweepingW. H. R. (Author)2
The Lord is my Shepherd (Ruebush)Will H. Ruebush (Author)2
Just to do His will with a happy heartWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
I once was sad and loneWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
There is pure and perfect cleansingWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
Go forward ever, with best endeavor, let gospel sunlight brightly shineWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
If I should wander far awayWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
When the storms beat fierce on the sea of lifeWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
There's a song in my heart, and its meaningWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
If you fathfully serve your Lord and GiverWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
When the storms of life assailW. H. R. (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
In the hollow of God's handW. H. R. (Author)2
Sowing seed in the morning fairW. H. Ruebush (Author)2
There's a land of sweet restW. H. R. (Author)2
We are pilgrims going homeW. H. R. (Author)2
Why should cares overtake meWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
Are you ever temptedWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
To a glory land on a peaceful strandWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
In this land of sin and sorrowWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
There's a thought that ever cheers meWill 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
Just beyond this vale of tears, free from sorrow, death, and fearsWill 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
Wonderful, wonderful, love canWill 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
O the sweetest name that the tongue can frameWill 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
Precious the promise Jesus has givenWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
At thy cross, dear Lord, humbly now I bowWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
Volunteers for Jesus on the battlefieldWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
Some days are dark and drearyW. H. Ruebush (Author)2
Be sowing the seed at the breakWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
We are marching on to glory landWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
We are sailing on the stream of timeWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
There may come doubts, there may come fearsWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
Though the storm may frown above and the winds dash highWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
'Twill not be long, O toiling throngW. H. R. (Author)2
Some day when trials are pastWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
Blissful home that waits for meWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
We sail or we drift, on life's ocean so wideWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
Neath the royal banner of the King ImmanuelW. H. R. (Author)2
O let me cling to theeW. H. R. (Author)2
We tell the glad story in joyful songWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
What are you writing, brotherWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
Boundless love I'll still be singingWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
When anxious and burdened you goWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
O the angels will be singingWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
We are enlisted for the MasterW. H. R. (Author)2
Deep within my heart there is a happy songWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
When o'er life's ocean the boisterous wavesWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
Often I am lonelyWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
Have faith in God, whatever your lot may beW. H. R. (Author)2
Go tell the wonderful story todayW. H. R. (Author)2
When our loads are pressingWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
Once each day was dark and drearyWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
Tread ye the path of right and bravely forward goWill 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
Thy will be done, O teach me, Lord, to prayWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
Go to the clear flowing fountainWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
Only to lean on my LordWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
I am rejoicing as on I goWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
Hark, the march of countless thousandsWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
Onward and upward foreverWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
Labor on today with a courage strongWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
Hark to the call for soldiersW. H. R. (Author)2
Onward, Christian soldiers, onward for the KingWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
King Immortal, we hail Thee, sovereign Lord of allWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
Hark, what music ringsWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
Over the stars far above they are waitingWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
More love to Thee, O Christ, my KingWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
He leads me on, by paths unknownWill H. Ruebush (Author)2
How oft the winds begin to sweepWill H. Ruebush (Author)3
In the hour when worn and wearyWill H. Ruebush (Author)3
With the cross of Christ beforeWill H. Ruebush (Author)3
Make every thought bear a blessingWill H. Ruebush (Author)3
March along, an army grandWill H. Ruebush (Author)3
What a happy meeting when the saints shall comeWill 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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