Words: Frances Kirkland
Music: Robert W. Gibb
Source: Lilla Belle Pitts, et. al. Eds., Singing Juniors (Boston: Ginn and Company, 1953), page 152
I heard a bell ring far away,
The happy bell of Christmas day;
Soon other bells took up the chime
To tell the world of Christmas time.
From belfries high and towers tall
The silver notes began to fall,
Till all the world rose glad and gay
To greet another Christmas Day!
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