An active minister in the West in his boyhood attended our meetings in Madison Square Garden, and he says that his soul was thrilled by the singing there. He writes to me, also, of this personal experience: ”I was passing through a town where I was known. At the close of a service which I had attended the minister asked me to sing a solo. Picking up ' Gospel Hymns,' I sang,
By and by, by and by. ...
Shall you? Shall I?'