1904 printing; "Published by the National Grange of Patrons of Husbandry for use in the Granges of the United States"; Geo. S. Ferguson Co. printers, Philadelphia; hardbound; very good condition with unmarked pages.
The growing needs of the great Order to which this volume of song is dedicated, have long demanded a larger supply and higher grade of Music than had been provided in books previously issued. To meet and satisfy that imperative demand Grange Melodies is sent upon its mission. It is not to be expected that this source will prove inexhaustible, but we hope that, in its pages, the Patrons of America may find songs adapted to every feature and sentiment of Grange work, until such time as it is deemed expedient to make further provision...