Religion: Watch Fires

A good Congregationalist is Grace Anna Goodhue Coolidge, wife of Calvin. She is also a versifier of parts. Last week Maury Madison, composer, who made a parlor song of Mrs. Coolidge's The Quest (TIME, July 7, 1930), appeared in Washington. He plans to hunt and set to music lyrics written by wives of U. S. Presidents, such as Mrs. Herbert Hoover's free verse "interpretative of the discarded pine rafters of the White House," which she carved into gifts. Composer Madison had with him a religious song in which Washington's First Congregational Church became...

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