Towner, Daniel B. (Rome, Pennsylvania, 1850--1919). Attended grade school in Rome, Penn. when P.P. Bliss was teacher. Later majored in music, joined D.L. Moody, and in 1893 became head of the music department at Moody Bible Institute. Author of more than 2,000 songs.
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Tune Title: NU'UANU PALIFirst Line: It is just a step to JesusComposer: Daniel Brink TownerMeter: 87.87.87 DIncipit: 34556 35555 43453Key: D MajorSource: The Gospel Hymn Book (Dayton, Ohio: The Lorenz Publishing Company, 1903), number 90