Press Along, Weary Pilgrim, Press On

Author: Albert E. Brumley

Born: October 29, 1905, near Spiro, Oklahoma. Died: November 15, 1977, Springfield, Missouri. Buried: Fox Cemetery, Powell, Missouri. Brumley attended the Hartford Musical Institute in Hartford, Arkansas, and sang with the Hartford Quartet. He went on to teach at singing schools in the Ozarks, and lived most of his life in Powell, Missouri. He worked for 34 years a staff writer for the Hartford and Stamps/Baxter publishing companies, then founded the Albert E. Brumley & Sons Music Company and Country Gentlemen Music, and bought the Hartford Music Company. He wrote over 800 Gospel and other songs during his life; the Country Song Writers Hall of Fame inducted him in 1970. © The Cyber Hymnal™. Used by permission. (www.hymntime.com)… Go to person page >

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First Line: Press along weary pilgrim through the struggles
Title: Press Along, Weary Pilgrim, Press On
Author: Albert E. Brumley
Source: "Heaven's Lamp"
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Press along, weary pilgrim
Publication Date: 1943
Copyright: Copyright, 1943, by Stamps-Baxter Music and Printing Co., in "Heaven's Lamp"

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Abiding Faith #115

Church Hymnal #146

Heaven's Lamp #115

Revival Message #55

Sentimental Songs #d92

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