Sabbath Traditions

Sabbath Traditions

By Lois Lemley

“A family tradition passed down through my mother’s family (Andrew and Effie Dugger) was Friday night music. The family would gather around the pump organ. Grandma Effie would play the organ while the family sang. An added feature was that one of the lampstands on the organ was a kerosene lamp and on the other lampstand was Little Speck. Little Speck was a tiny bantam hen who heard the music, came in, hopped up on the lampstand and “sang” and danced as the family sang…”

(this article is an excerpt from the Sept-Oct 2016 edition of the Sabbath Sentinel)

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