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Author: Walter Lyman French
Born: 1871, Macoupin, Illinois.
Died: After 1934.
Dedication of the Sawin Memorial Building, Dover, Massachusetts, 1908 - Dover (Mass.)
The President: The blessing of the God of our fathers will be invoked by the Rev. Walter Lyman French.
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Published in a chapel hymnal for the Duke of Würtemberg (Gesangbuch der Herzogl, 1784), ELLACOMBE (the name of a village in Devonshire, England) was first set to the words "Ave Maria, klarer und lichter Morgenstern." During the first half of the nineteenth century various German hymnals altered the…