Arthur Gill in Leeds - early 20th Century

from I remember! Reminiscences of a Cobbler's Son, pages 145-146:

[A]bout the year 1929 I became a Sunday School Superintendent [at Woodhouse Carr Methodist Church], and held that office for 10 years. […] In those days the Sunday School was very well attended. I used to enjoy the practising of the Anniversary Hymns (I always had done so from being a very young boy). I remember many of the Superintendents of the past (when I was a very young lad) […] so I followed a good line. Mr. Beevers was a …   more >>

cite as

Arthur Gill, I remember! Reminiscences of a Cobbler's Son. In Brunel University Library, Special Collections, number 1:268, p. 145-146. accessed: 29 May, 2024 (All extracts used by permission of Brunel University Library)

location of experience: Leeds


Arthur Gill
card writer [graphic artist]

Listening to

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Methodist choir practice-- Anniversary Hymns performed by Children
'All hail the power of Jesus' Name'
written by James Ellor
performed by Mr. Beevers, Congregation

Experience Information

Date/Time early 20th Century
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, outdoors, in public

Originally submitted by 5011Henning on Tue, 23 Oct 2018 15:36:12 +0100
Approved on Sun, 09 Dec 2018 19:46:31 +0000