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In childhood's hour with careless joy

In childhood's hour with careless joy

Author: Phoebe A. Hanaford
Published in 1 hymnal

Author: Phoebe A. Hanaford

Hanaford, Phoebe A., née Coffin, daughter of George F. Coffin, was born at Nantucket Island, May 6, 1829. Mrs. Hanaford is an Universalist, and one of their recognized ministers. Her hymn "Cast thy bread upon the waters" (Work and Wait), is in the Laudes Domini, N.Y., 1884, and other American collections. --John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, Appendix, Part II (1907)… Go to person page >

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First Line: In childhood's hour with careless joy
Author: Phoebe A. Hanaford
Refrain First Line: From shore to shore
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