Charles J Butler USA 1860- Butler, a Methodist, speaks of a voyage he took from his home, Camden, NJ, as a bachelor, to Britain around 1894, stating he roamed around the British Isles for 14 months through Scotland, Ireland, Britain, and Paris, dealing with ship stewards, street urchins, and visiting famous sights. He wrote about his trip in 1901. He later resided in Philadephia and was a salesman and musician. He wrote “Heart Melodies #3” with Charles Bentley (1897). He is possibly the listed secretary of the YMCA in Philadelphia in 1920.
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Display Title: Old Jordan's Waves I Do Not FearFirst Line: Some day, I know not when ’twill beTune Title: EMERALD COASTAuthor: Charles J. ButlerMeter: LMSource: Songs of Love and Praise No. 3, by John R. Sweney, William J. Kirkpatrick, & H. L. Gilmour (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: John J. Hood. 1896)