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Announcements and collection4764B8-29/30 1941, , , ,

Disc starts with the singing of “I’m So Glad (I Done Got Over).” Upcoming events and collections are announced, including an announcement of Mrs. Lomax’s donation of $2, with applause following.

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Testimony on conversion experience4765B18-29/30-1941, joinerhvocalfriars-pointmississippiking ararat
Baptism service (part 1)4772A8/31/1941

Sermon preceding a baptism by Rev. Price of Clarksdale.

The preceding disc, 4771, also recorded at Calvary, is missing.

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Baptism service (part 2)4772B, 8/31/1941, ,

Hymns (including lining hymns) and prayers at a baptismal service. A Rev. Young is referred to.

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I'm A Soldier (In the Army of the Lord) / Ain't But One Way to Glory4774A, , , , , 8-31-1941, , , , , ,

Performances interspersed with testimony. Personnel listed are those notated by Lomax or heard referred to on the recordings.

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Worship service (testimonials)4775A1, , , , , 8/31/1941, , ,

Personnel listed are those notated by Lomax or heard referred to on the recordings.

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Build Up A Building for the Lord / One Day, Lord (I'll Give Up This World and Follow You) / Testimonials / He Died for Me4775B, , , , , 8-31-1941, , , , , ,

Performance followed by testimonials, including some instances of speech-in-tongues and “getting happy.” (These bands are identified as “Sermon and singing” on AFS cards.) Personnel listed are those notated by Lomax or heard referred to on the recordings.

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Worship service (testimonials and prayers) / Amen Amen Amen4776A, , , , , 8/31/1941, , , , , ,

Performance of “Amen Amen Amen” is preceded by an introduction of “Mother Vickson” from Shelby, Miss., with both testimonials and prayers before and after. Band is identified simply as “Singing” on AFS card. Personnel listed are those notated by Lomax or heard referred to on the recordings.

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Worship service (preaching and Bible reading)4776B, , , , , 8/31/1941, , , ,

Band is identified simply as “Singing” on AFS card. Personnel listed are those notated by Lomax or heard referred to on the recordings.

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Opening announcement6604A87-11-1942

The minister announces the visitors and makes other brief remarks on the musical program that will take place.

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Prayer6604B2, 7-11-1942

Congregation picks up singing over the minister’s prayer.

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Sermon on "Kingdom Unity" (part 1)6617A47-23-1942,

The subject of Rev. Richardson’s talk is “Kingdom Unity.”

Severe speed fluctuation.

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Sermon on "Kingdom Unity" (part 2)6617B7-23-1942,

The subject of Rev. Richardson’s talk is “Kingdom Unity.”

Recorded at the Mississippi Missionary Baptist Convention at the First African Baptist Church

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Sermon on "Kingdom Unity" (part 3)6618A27-23-1942,

The subject of Rev. Richardson’s talk is “Kingdom Unity.”

Recorded at the Mississippi Missionary Baptist Convention at the First African Baptist Church

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Sermon on foot-washing (part 2)6618B17-23-1942,

Identified on AFS card as “Fragment Of Talk.” Speaker is identified in announcement after his talk as Dr. Jones.

Recorded at the Mississippi Missionary Baptist Convention at the First African Baptist Church

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Missionary prayer6619A1, 7-23-1942,

Recorded at the Mississippi Missionary Baptist Convention at the First African Baptist Church

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Missionary sermon (part 1)6619A27-23-1942,

Rev. Terrell was from Greenwood, Miss.

Recorded at the Mississippi Missionary Baptist Convention at the First African Baptist Church

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Missionary sermon (part 2)6619B17-23-1942,

Rev. Terrell was from Greenwood, Miss.

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Missionary sermon (part 3)6619B27-23-1942,

Rev. Terrell was from Greenwood, Miss.

Recorded at the Mississippi Missionary Baptist Convention at the First African Baptist Church

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Missionary sermon (part 4)6620A7-23-1942,

Rev. Terrell was from Greenwood, Miss.

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Missionary sermon (conclusion)6620B17-23-1942,

Rev. Terrell was from Greenwood, Miss.

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Closing prayer6620B27-23-1942, http://[Last portion Y!]/revhaleyvocalclarksdalemississippimissionary
Closing prayer (fragment)6621A17-23-1942,

A fragment of the closing prayer on 6620B2.

Identified as “tests” on AFS card.

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Announcement/Prayer (fragment)6621A3, 7-23-1942,

Announcements of forthcoming speakers and the report from the secretary and treasurer. “Cooney” might be Cuney.

Identified as “tests” on AFS card.

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Sermon on Job6625A27-23-1942,

SC to -0.72 / 95.9%

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