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Slide set: Scatter seeds of kindness (song: Bamforth & Co., 9 slides, 1902)

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Slide 1
Let us gather up the sunbeams lying all around our path
Slide 2
Let us find our sweetest comfort in the blessings of to-day
Slide 3
Then scatter seeds of kindness for our reaping by-and-by
Slide 4
Strange we never prize the music till the sweet-voiced bird has flown
Slide 5
As when winter's snowy pinions shake the white down in the air
Slide 6
If we knew the baby fingers, pressed against the window pane
Slide 7
Would the bright eyes of our darling catch the frown upon our brow?
Slide 8**
Ah, those little ice-cold fingers, how they point our memories back
Slide 9
How those little hands remind us, as in snowy grace they lie
** there are alternative versions or views of this slide
Other related organisation

in stock of John W. Care, dates unknown

Main type of image
drawing / painting / print
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
Reading or song

May Riley Smith and S.J. Vail, ‘Scatter seeds of kindness’ in Sacred songs and solos (1873)

Related slide set

see generic title Scatter seeds of kindness (generic set title – 2 different versions are known)


9 slides known to exist in private collection

1 slide in Kirklees Museums and Galleries

Lucerna ID  3002385

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 25 October 2019

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