Category Archives: Grandmother

Not Going to Finish

It’s time I face facts…. I’m not going to make it through the entire box of my Grandmother’s clippings this weekend. I think I’ll give in here, mark my place, and store them for safekeeping to be finished another time. … Continue reading

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Sends Two Songs Asked For.

I am sending two songs someone asked for. I play them and they are y favorites. Let The Rest of The World Go By. Is the struggle and strife We find in this life Really worth while, after all? I’ve … Continue reading

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We’re Tenting Tonight

We’re tenting tonight on the old camp ground. Give us a song to cheer Our weary hearts, a song of home, And friends we love so dear. Refrain: Many are the hears that are weary tonight, Wishing for the war … Continue reading

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The Gypsy’s Warning

Gentle lady, do not trust him, Tho’ his voice is low and sweet; Heed not him who kneels before you, Gently pleading at your feet. New your life is in its morning, Cloud not yet your happy love, Listen to … Continue reading

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Why Some Boys Leaves The Farm

“Why did you leave the farm, my lad? Why did you bolt and leave your dad? Why did you beat it off to town And turn your poor old father down? Thinkers of platform, pulpit and press Are wallowing in … Continue reading

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To The Young Folks

Dear Young Folks: Songs from everywhere – old songs, new songs, sad songs, glad songs – have been sent in by readers of our page in response to the editor’s request a few weeks ago for songs and poems for … Continue reading

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Do a Kindness

Do a kindness, do it well; Angels will the story tell. Do a kindness, tell it not. Angel hands will mark the spot. Do a kindness; though no story It may grace, it will ring in glory. Do a kindness; … Continue reading

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