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Each time that I read the story of old

Each time that I read the story of old

Author: W. Oliver Cooper
Published in 4 hymnals

Author: W. Oliver Cooper

W. Oliver Cooper Birth: Oct. 24, 1885 Meriwether County Georgia, USA Death: unknown Hymn writer. In 1945, he wrote "Heaven Will Surely Be Worth it All." He was educated musically in various singing schools and normals in Oklahoma and Tennessee. Mr. Cooper performed with a radio quartet in Birmingham, AL for several years. He was a prolific writer and composed approximately 1,500 songs. He served many years as president of the Cullman County, Alabama Singing Convention and worked as a member of the faculty at Hartford Musical Institute. He was musical editor for Hartford Song Books and resided in Cullman, AL. Burial: Unknown --www.findagrave.com/ Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Each time that I read the story of old
Author: W. Oliver Cooper
Refrain First Line: Amazed and inspired each time that I read

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 4 of 4)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Good News, Our New 1953 Convention Gospel Song Book #d15
Heaven's Highway #d14
Living Praise, Our Second 1950 Song Book #d14
Sweet Hour of Prayer #d17
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