Herbert Buffum was born in La Fayette, Illinois 13 November 1879. He became a member of the Methodist Episcopal Church. He started preaching at seventeen years of age. He did city mission work up and down the Pacific Coast and later in small towns in Kansas. He began publishing hymns at the age of eighteen.
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 >
Born: March 31, 1874, Washington, DC.
Died: March 27, 1955, Eureka Springs, Arkansas.
Buried: International Order of Odd Fellows Cemetery, Eureka Springs, Arkansas.
After attending college in Battle Creek, Michigan, Harris produced his first hymnal in Boston, Massachusetts, in 1902. He then moved to Chicago, Illinois at the invitation of Peter Bilhorn, and in 1932, to Eureka Springs, Arkansas. He composed and compiled a number of works, and was well known locally as he walked around with a canvas bag full of handbooks for sale. His works include:
Light and Life Songs, with William Olmstead & William Kirkpatrick (Chicago, Illinois: S. K. J. Chesbro, 1904)
Little Branches, with George J. Meyer & Howard E. Smith (Chicago, Illi… Go to person page >
Display Title: I'm Going Through, JesusFirst Line: Lord, I have started to walk in the lightTune Title: [Lord, I have started to walk in the light]Author: UnknownDate: 2001Subject: Invitation | ; Testimony |
Display Title: I'm Going ThroughFirst Line: Lord, I have started to walk in the lightTune Title: [Lord, I have started to walk in the light]Author: H. B.; Thoro HarrisMeter: 10.11.10.11 RScripture: Matthew 7:14Subject: Decision |Source: Timeless Truths (http://library.timelesstruths.org/music/Im_Going_Through); Anonymous/Unknown, The Blue Book (106)