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Sparkling and Bright

Author: Mary Dana Shindler

Shindler, Mary Stanley Bunce, née Palmer, better known as Mrs. Dana, was born in Beaufort, South Carolina, Feb. 15, 1810. In 1835 she was married to Charles E. Dana, of New York, and removed with him to Bloomington, now Muscatine, Iowa, in 1838. Mr. Dana died in 1839, and Mrs. Dana returned to South Carolina. Subsequently she was married to the Rev. Robert D. Shindler, who was Professor in Shelby College, Kentucky, in 1851, and afterwards in Texas. Mrs. Shindler, originally a Presbyterian, was for some time an Unitarian; but of late years she has been a member of the Protestant Episcopal Church. As Mary S. B. Dana she published the Southern Harp, 1840, and the Northern Harp, 1841. From these works her hymns have been taken, 8 of which are… Go to person page >

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First Line: Sparkling and bright in its liquid light
Title: Sparkling and Bright
Author: Mary Dana Shindler
Refrain First Line: O then resign your ruby wine



Instances (1 - 42 of 42)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
A Selection of Sacred Songs: for the use of schools and academies #120Page Scan
Band of Hope Melodies: adapted to Band of Hope, Cadet. and other temperance meetings. In two parts. #3Page Scan
Band of Hope Songs #d36
Bugle Notes for the Temperance Army: a collection of songs, quartettes, and glees, adapted to the use of all temperance gatherings, glee clubs, etc. ... #121dPage Scan
Harmonia Ecclesiae: or, Companion to the Christian Minstrel #d222
Manual of Devotion and Selection of Hymns for ... Girard College for Orphans #d173
Marching Songs for Young Crusaders No. 3 #d35
Melodies for the Temperance Band #d105
Melodies for the Temperance Ship. 5th thousand #d73
Palmer's Sabbath School Songs: to which is added an extensive collection of standard and well-known Sunday school hymns #66cPage Scan
Pure Light #d90
Ripples of Song #d54
Royal Hymnal: for the Sunday School #163Page Scan
Sabbath School Bell No. 2: a superior collection of choice tunes, newly arranged and composed, and a large number of excellent hymns written expressly for this work, which are well adapted for... #153Page Scan
Sabbath School Choir #d74
Select Songs for the Singing Service in the Prayer Meeting and Sunday School #d250
Select Songs for the Sunday School #d254
Sunday School Hymn Book #d385
Temperance Chimes: comprising a great variety of new music, glees, songs, and hymns, designed for the use of temperance meeting and organizations, glee clubs, bands of hope, and the home circle #69Page Scan
Temperance Chimes: comprising a great variety of new music, glees, songs, and hymns, designed for the use of temperance meeting and organizations, glee clubs, bands of hope, and the home circle #112Page Scan
Temperance Glee Book #d38
Temperance Hymn Book and Minstrel #d99
Temperance Hymn Book and Minstrel: a collection of hymns, songs and odes for temperance meetings and festivals #110bPage Scan
Temperance Rallying Songs: consisting of a large variety of solos, quartettes, and choruses, suited to every phase of the great temperance reformation #57Page Scan
Temperance Song Herald #d76
The American School Hymn Book #CIVPage Scan
The American School Hymn Book. (New ed.) #CIVPage Scan
The American Sunday-School Hymn-Book #413Page Scan
The Carol #d174
The Church Hymn Book #d878
The Imperial Harmony #d240
The Junior Hymnal #d95
The Mountain Minstrel #d96
The Musical Fountain #d36
The Musical Fountain, Enlarged #d88
The New Sabbath School Hosanna: enlarged and improved: a choice collection of popular hymns and tunes, original and selected: for the Sunday school and the family circle... #156bPage Scan
The New Temperance Melodist ... for Temperance Organizations in the United States and Canada #d57
The Public School Singing Book: a collection of original and other songs, odes, hymns, anthems, and chants used in the various public schools #69Page Scan
The Singing Book for Boys' and Girls' Meetings: a collection of easy songs and tunes #109
The Song Victor for the Sunday School and Public School Use #12Page Scan
The Temple Harp #d293
Young Singer's Friend: or, the Lee Avenue collection of hymns and songs, sacred and secular, suitable for Sabbath schools, social circles, children's meetings, concerts, anniversaries, etc. #s112Page Scan
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