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Mary Bridges Canady Slade USA 1826-1882. Born in Fall River, MA, she was well-educated and became a minister's wife, teacher, and poet. She was assistant editor of The New England Journal of Education. She also authored hymns, Sunday school materials and books on education, primarily used for training teachers. She authored a children's magazine, “Wide-awake”. She and her husband were active in the underground railroad (helping slaves achieve their freedom). She spent her whole life living in the same town.
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Display Title: Who at the Door is StandingFirst Line: Who at the door is standingTune Title: EVERETTAuthor: Mary B. C. SladeScripture: Revelation 3:20Date: 1986Subject: Decision | ; Exhortation | ; Invitation |
Display Title: Who at the Door Is Standing? (Knocking At The Door)First Line: Who at the door is standingTune Title: [Who at the door is standing]Author: Mary B. C. SladeScripture: Revelation 3:20Date: 1997Subject: Invitation |
Display Title: Who at My Door Is Standing?First Line: Who at my door is standingTune Title: ALBERTAAuthor: Mary B. C. SladeSource: Good News, or Songs and Tunes for Sunday Schools, Christian Associations, and Special Meetings, edited by Rigdon M. McIntosh (Boston, Massachusetts: Oliver Ditson & Company, 1876)