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Slide set: The little log cabin (song: Bamforth & Co., 16 slides, 1903)

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Slide 7
Yet the angels they will lead me, when my time has come to go
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Words of Chorus
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Oh! I once was happy all the day, and never knew a care
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Our little home was humble, but happiness was there
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I hear upon the roof the falling rain
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E'en the banjo now is silent that once made my heart so glad
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I'm sad and weary-hearted all the day
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The angels soon will call me, I soon will be at rest
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Still I linger by the door and try to sing my song
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I'm waiting for the summons and it soon will come along to my little old log cabin in the lane
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life model
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
Reading or song

Grace Carleton and W.S. Hays, ‘The little old log cabin down the lane’ in several compilations


10 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3002410

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 23 November 2016

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