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I'm So Glad I Got My Religion In Time4764A18-29/30-1941, , ,

Levels inconsistent; some drop-outs due to poor disc condition.

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I'll Be Waiting Up There4764A28-29/30-1941, , , hymn sacred-song spiritualvocalfriars-pointcoahomamississippiking ararat
Oh, Freedom!4764A38-29/30-1941, , , hymn sacred-song spiritualvocalfriars-pointcoahomamississippiking ararat
Oh, Freedom!4764A38-29/30-1941, , , hymn sacred-song spiritualvocalfriars-pointcoahomamississippiking ararat
Daniel4764A48-29/30-1941, , ,

Levels inconsistent; some drop-outs due to poor disc condition.

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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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Tossed and Driven6612B5, , , , 7-20-1942I'm Trying to Make Heaven My Home; I've Heard of a City Called Heaven

“Bemford’s” surname is not given, nor are the fourth and fifth members of the group. Johnson is identified as the “President of the Quartet [sic].”

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There's No Grave Can Hold My Body Down6613A1, , , , 7-20-1942

Followed by plea for upright conduct. “Bemford’s” surname is not given, nor are the fourth and fifth members of the group. Johnson is identified as the “President of the Quartet [sic].”

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Recitation (I Believe the Good Old Bible From the Beginning to the End)6613A47-20-1942

Speaker is identified as the second tenor of the group.

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I Thank the Lord I'm In His Care6613A5, , , , 7-20-1942In My Savior's Care

“Bemford’s” surname is not given, nor are the fourth and fifth members of the group. Johnson is identified as the “President of the Quartet [sic].” Followed by largely indecipherable discussion off mic.

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Sermon6616B17-23-1942

Severe speed fluctuation for first minute.

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Announcement of recording6617A37-23-1942

Announcement of recordings being made the following day at Nelson Funeral Home, next door to the church.

Severe speed fluctuation.

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Announcements6618B27-23-1942spokenvocalclarksdalecoahomamississippimissionary
Ambience6621A27-23-1942

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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Just A Closer Walk With Thee6637B3, 7-25-1942, , hymn sacred-songpiano vocalclarksdalecoahomamississippisilent
Until I Found the Lord6637B4, 7-25-1942, , hymn sacred-songpiano vocalclarksdalecoahomamississippisilent
Sending Up My Timber6637B6, 7-25-1942, ,

Partial performance.

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Jesus Knows6638B3, 7-25-1942, , hymn sacred-songpiano vocalclarksdalecoahomamississippisilent
There's A King of Kings Somewhere6640A1, 7-25-1942, , hymn sacred-songpiano vocalclarksdalecoahomamississippisilent
If I Be Lifted Up6658A7-24-1942, , ,

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

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Where Could I Go But to the Lord6659A, 7-24-1942, , ,

Identified on AFS card as “Where Shall I Go.”

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Every Time I Feel the Spirit6659B17-24-1942, , , hymn sacred-songpiano vocalclarksdalecoahomamississippimissionary pre
There's No Hiding Place Down Here6659B27-24-1942, , , hymn sacred-songpiano vocalclarksdalecoahomamississippimissionary pre
Piano solo6660A17-24-1942, instrumentalpianoclarksdalecoahomamississippimissionary pre
Wait A Little While6660A2, , , , Y/hymn sacred-songpiano vocalclarksdalecoahomamississippimissionary pre
Unidentified hymn6660B17-24-1942, , , hymn sacred-songpiano vocalclarksdalecoahomamississippimissionary pre
Hallelujah, Amen6660B27-24-1942, , , hymn sacred-songpiano vocalclarksdalecoahomamississippimissionary pre
Does Anybody Know My Lord6660B37-24-1942, , , hymn sacred-songpiano vocalclarksdalecoahomamississippimissionary pre

 

I Know I've Been Converted6661A1, 7-24-1942, , , hymn sacred-songpiano vocalclarksdalecoahomamississippimissionary pre
The Man of Galilee (continued)6661A2, 7-24-1942, , ,

Identified on AFS card by (roughly) first line, “I’m On A Shiny Pathway.”

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The Man of Galilee (continued)6661B1, 7-24-1942, , ,

Identified on AFS card by (roughly) first line, “I’m On A Shiny Pathway.”

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Jesus Will Be With Me In My Dying Hour6661B27-24-1942, , , hymn sacred-songpiano vocalclarksdalecoahomamississippimissionary pre