Can the Captain Count on You?

There's a vacant place to be filled once more

Author: C. B. Widmeyer
Tune: [There's a vacant place to be filled once more]
Published in 1 hymnal

Author: C. B. Widmeyer

Widmeyer, Charles B. (Berkeley Springs, West Virginia, 1884--California, December 14, 1974). Studied vocal music from age 12 under J.M. Cowgill; at age 15 began teaching classes of his own. First song was written at age 15. The first one published, "Upon the Cross," was written at age 20. Bachelor of Music degree from Bethany-Peniel, Bethany, Oklahoma. Wrote more than 350 songs; edited or contributed to many songbooks. "Come and Dine" was written following the reading of John 21:12 and his meditation on the similarity between the tired, hungry disciples and people of his day both spiritually and physically hungry; translated into Spanish, Japanese, Chinese, Arabic, and Serbian. --E. Roger Taylor, DNAH Archives Go to person page >

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First Line: There's a vacant place to be filled once more
Title: Can the Captain Count on You?
Author: C. B. Widmeyer
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Can the Captain count on you?
Copyright: 1937 by Thoro Harris

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