Jack Frost

Jack Frost has been around again

Author: Edith S. Tillotson
Tune: [Jack Frost has been around again]
Published in 1 hymnal

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Representative Text

1 Jack Frost has been around again,
He’s nipped the summer flow’rs,
He’s changed the color of the trees
In all the woodland bow’rs.

Jack Frost is here again,
Jack Frost is here again,
O yes, its very plain to see
Jack Frost is here again.

2 He’s turned the leaves that once were green,
To red and gold and brown,
And then he’s called the wildest wind
To come and shake them down. [Refrain]

3 He loves to pinch our rosy cheeks,
Our fingers and our toes,
He’s full of mischief and of fun
As everybody knows. [Refrain]

Source: Great Revival Hymns #151

Author: Edith S. Tillotson

Edith Sanford Tillotson was born and lived her entire life in Corona, New York. She wrote hymns for children as well as poems and librettos. Dianne Shapiro, from "The Singers and Their Songs: sketches of living gospel hymn writers" by Charles Hutchinson Gabriel (Chicago: The Rodeheaver Company, 1916) Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Jack Frost has been around again
Title: Jack Frost
Author: Edith S. Tillotson
Refrain First Line: Jack Frost is here again
Publication Date: 1911
Copyright: This text in in the public domain in the United States because it was published before 1923.


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Great Revival Hymns #151

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