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REV. DANIEL LORD, S.J. PAPERS
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Box: 21 Fold: 47 What of Lawful Birth Control?
DATE SPAN: [04/01/1935]? - [04/30/1935]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains TMs [carbon] DAL's pamphlet on rhythm contraception.

Box: 21 Fold: 48 What No Blackboards? What'll I Do With My Hands?
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1946]? - [12/31/1954]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains TMs [carbon] "What, No Blackboard?" with note at top in DAL's hand "sent to America"; TMs [carbon] "What'll I Do With My Hands?" DAL's talk (?) about public speaking.

Box: 21 Fold: 49 What To Do On a Date
DATE SPAN: [02/01/1940]? - [02/28/1940]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains TMs with handwritten corrections.

Box: 21 Fold: 50 When Italy Declared Its Empire; When We Go to Confession
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1937]? - [10/31/1941]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains TMs [carbon] "When Italy Declared Its Empire" DAL's eyewitness account of celebrations in Rome following the taking of Addis Ababa (note at top of mss "MS to America"; AMs outline of "When We Go to Confession".

Box: 21 Fold: 51 Where Christmas Dwells; Where is Truth? (book review)
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1923]? - [12/31/1945]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains TMs "Where Christmas Dwells", TMs different draft plus carbon of latter; TMs book review of Elizabeth T. Britt's "Where is Truth? A Statement of Catholic Teaching".

Box: 21 Fold: 52 Which Shadow? What Substance?
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1935]? - [12/31/1945]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains TMs [carbon] DAL's review of play "Shadow and Substance". (Note: duplicate of same MSS filed in Box 17 Folder 23.)

Box: 21 Fold: 53 Who Said Action? Who'll Write, etc.
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1935]? - [12/31/1954]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains TMs with handwritten corrections "Who Said Action: A Musical Comedy In One Act Without Music or Comedy" a play for Sodality; TMs [carbon] "Who'll Write the Story of a Priest?" DAL's thoughts on lay writers' difficulties in writing of the clergy (probably sent to America); TMs [carbon] "Who's Interceding For Whom?" DAL's piece on communion of the saints.

Box: 21 Fold: 54 Who's Praying...; Who's Pushing Your Mind...
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1948]? - [12/31/1954]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains TMs [carbon] "Who's Praying for Whom?" DAL's piece on Protestantism and intercession; TMs with handwritten corrections (and TMs [carbon] of same draft) "Who's Pushing Your Mind Around?", DAL's interview with Raphael C. McCarthy S.J. about suggestibility.

Box: 21 Fold: 55 Whose Country Is This?
DATE SPAN: [05/01/1932]? - [05/31/1932]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains TMs [carbon] DAL's pamphlet on compatibility of Catholicism with patriotism.

Box: 21 Fold: 56 Why Be a Wallflower?
DATE SPAN: [02/01/1941]? - [02/28/1941]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains TMs with handwritten corrections DAL's pamphlet on dating.

Box: 21 Fold: 57 Why Be Decent?
DATE SPAN: [10/01/1938]? - [10/31/1938]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains TMs and TMs [carbon] "Why Be Decent" under original title of "Too Strict About Sex"; TMs (heavily corrected) and TMs [carbon] of revised draft also under original title "Too Strict About Sex" (note: on both drafts, original title is scratched out and final title penciled in); TMs under title "Why Be Decent" with date "Oct '38" penciled in at top.

Box: 21 Fold: 58 Why Dontcha...; Why Foreigners Go Mad at Times
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1948]? - [12/31/1954]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains TMs "Why Dontcha and You Shoulda", DAL's piece for Our Sunday Visitor on English contractions; TMs [carbon] "Why Foreigners Go Mad At Times: An Incidental Look at Idiom" DAL's piece on the various uses and connotations of the word "time".

Box: 21 Fold: 59 Wisdom of the Wise
DATE SPAN: [12/01/1937]? - [12/25/1937]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains TMs and TMs [carbon] of final draft DAL's Christmas pamphlet; TMs with handwritten corrections and instructions (probably printer's copy); TMs [carbon] with note attached "Probably carbon of Father Lord's original. Self-typed doubtful". (Note: this copy is carbon of TMs that appears to be printer's copy.)

Box: 21 Fold: 60 The Wisdom of the Wise illustrations
DATE SPAN: [12/01/1937]? - 12/25/1937

DESCRIPTION: Contains handpainted cover illustration (3 Wise Men viewing star) to Christmas pamphlet "Wisdom of the Wise".



Box: 21 Fold: 61 With Great Desire; With the Help of Thy Grace
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1940]? - [12/31/1954]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains TMs [carbon] "With Great Desire" DAL's article on the Last Supper, for the Messenger of the Sacred Heart (probable date of after 1948); TMs with handwritten corrections DAL's review of John V. Matthews' book "With the Help of Thy Grace".

Box: 21 Fold: 62 Women's Parish Sodality Convention
DATE SPAN: [06/01/1930]? - [09/30/1930]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains TMs [carbon] opening address, schedule, and goals of Women's Parish Sodality Convention of 1930. (Point of interest: DAL's goals for increasing circulation of The Queens Work.)

Box: 21 Fold: 63 The World's All Twisted
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1923]? - [12/31/1930]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains TMs [carbon] words to "The World's All Twisted" (possibly song from DAL musical comedy).

Box: 21 Fold: 64 Writer's Service
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1931]? - [12/31/1935]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains 3 TMs [mimeos] pieces for Monthly writing service for the Scriveners and the Catholic Student Writers Guild: "The Fundamental Material", a call for an engaged Catholic literature; "For May, There is Always Mary", recommendation that writers write about the BVM; "Missing the Material", DAL's advice to writers in search of material.

Box: 21 Fold: 65 Yearling (notes for review of)
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1935]? - [12/31/1940]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains TMs DAL's notes for review of Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings' book "The Yearling" in which DAL unfavorably contrasts sophistication with instinct.

Box: 21 Fold: 66 You Have the Ideal Church Society
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1937]? - [12/31/1945]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains TMs [carbon] DAL piece on Sodality as ideal of active Church community.

Box: 21 Fold: 67 Young Men (and Women)...;Young People, Friends of...
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1950]? - [12/31/1954]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains TMs [carbon] "Young Men (and Women) of Good Will"' DAL Christmas address on lack of peace and good will throughout world; TMs [carbons] 4 "Letters for America" soliciting funds for various Catholic Action projects.

Box: 21 Fold: 68 Your New Leisure; Your Parish Church
DATE SPAN: [12/01/1949]? - [12/31/1954]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains TMs with handwritten corrections "Your New Leisure and How to Use It" (handwritten notes "Off the press December 1949" and "Daniel A. Lord's original"); TMs [carbon] "Your Parish Church: The Meeting Place of God and His People" DAL's outline of text and illustrations for book on parish church.

Box: 21 Fold: 69 Your Split Personality
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1948]? - [12/31/1948]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains TMs and TMs [carbon] of selected pages of same. DAL's text, instructions, and drawings for cartoon book on the sensual/spiritual dichotomy of the human.

Box: 21 Fold: 70 Your Partner in Marriage
DATE SPAN: [03/01/1936]? - [03/31/1936]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains TMs with handwritten corrections and instructions (printer's copy?) plus TMs [carbon] of same.

Box: 22 Fold: 1 Youth - a lecture
DATE SPAN: 01/14/1940 - 01/14/1940

DESCRIPTION: Contains TMs [mimeo] transcript of DAL's talk, for the Mercy Federation, on the state of youth in 1940.

Box: 22 Fold: 2 Youth and Writing for Publication
DATE SPAN: [05/31/1938]? - [12/31/1938]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains TMs [carbon] DAL's brief history of and call for a distinctly Catholic literature. Also includes AN in DAL's hand requesting censor's read, plus AN not in DAL's hand requesting minor change in text.

Box: 22 Fold: 3 Youth Says These are Good Manners; Youth article
DATE SPAN: [06/01/1939]? - [12/31/1954]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains TMs with handwritten corrections DAL's pamphlet on manners for and by youth; TMs [carbon] DAL article on elders setting an example for youth.

Box: 22 Fold: 4 You've a Right to Be Happy
DATE SPAN: [05/01/1940]? - [05/31/1940]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains TMs with handwritten corrections original of DAL's pamphlet on free will and happiness.

Box: 22 Fold: 5 Miscellaneous unidentified manuscripts
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1930]? - [12/31/1954]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains 5 AMs outlines and notes in DAL's nearly illegible hand; also includes TMs "Tentative Record Script" and "This Is Your Story" radio script with last page missing.

Box: 22 Fold: 6 Photograph of miscellaneous manuscript page
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1935]? - [12/31/1945]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains photograph of AMs page with heading "Problem and Discussion".

Box: 22 Fold: 7 Bound Mss Christ the Modern, Hours Off, Whose Country...
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1932]? - [01/31/1933]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains one hardbound volume holding original TMs of the following DAL pamphlets: "Christ the Modern" (May 1932); "Hours Off" (Jan. 1933); "Whose Country Is This?" (May 1932); "Why Leave Home?" (Jan. 1932).

Box: 22 Fold: 8 Bound MSS Christmas pamphlets
DATE SPAN: [12/01/1931]? - [12/25/1935]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains one hardbound volume holding: 7 pages of TMs original "'Tis Christmas In Your Heart" (1934); 16 pages of TMs [carbon] of DAL's original "The Light of the World" (1931); 15 pages TMs [carbon] "My Christmas Gift to You" (1935).

Box: 22 Fold: 9 Bound Mss Successful Career; Chaos Ahead; Best Best Seller
DATE SPAN: [10/01/1932]? - [06/30/1935]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains one hardbound volume holding: TMs [carbon] "How To Pick a Successful Career" (June 1935); TMs [carbon] "Chaos Ahead" (published under the title "It's Christ Or War" March 1934); TMs original "The Best Best Seller" (Oct. 1932).

Box: 22 Fold: 10 Bound Mss I Can Read; Bride of Christ; Shall My...etc.
DATE SPAN: [05/01/1927]? - [04/30/1933]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains one hardbound volume holding: 22 pages TMsS original "I Can Read Anything" (April 1933), with title page note in DAL's hand "Original and self typed This was 'expurgated' for publication"; TMsS original "The Bride of Christ" (published under the title of "Shall I Be a Nun?" May 1927), with title page note in DAL's hand "This is the first of T.Q.W. pamphlets - Written and mailed from Los Angeles - self typed"; TMsS original "Shall My Daughter Be a Nun?" (Nov. 1927), with title page note in DAL's hand "Original & self typed"; TMsS original "Christ and Women" (Oct. 1928), with title page note in DAL's hand "Written on a train bound for the North West - Finished just about Butte, Montana Original & self-typed".

Box: 22 Fold: 11 Bound Mss Pamphlets on the Mass
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1930]? - [12/31/1934]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains one hardbound volume holding 31 pages TMs "It's the Greatest Gift" (title does not appear on either of two lists of DAL's pamphlets); TMs "Pray the Mass" (published under title "How to Pray the Mass" Nov. 1934).

Box: 22 Fold: 12 Bound Mss One Act Plays
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1925]? - [12/31/1925]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains one hardbound volume holding 5 early one-act plays published as One Act Plays (1925): TMs original "Aren't We Happy?"; TMs [carbon] of original "The Prophecy"; TMs [carbon] of original "The Class Poem"; TMs [carbon] of original "Packing the Bag"; TMs [carbon] of original "The Rose Bush". Title ANS in DAL's hand "This is original - Top a carbon - but self-typed".

Box: 22 Fold: 13 Bound Mss Terrible Jesuits; Marry Your Own
DATE SPAN: [05/01/1928]? - [11/30/1929]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains one hardbound volume holding: TMsS "These Terrible Jesuits!" (May 1928) title page note in DAL's hand "Copied from original in the office"; TMs original "Marry Your Own" (Nov. 1929).

Box: 22 Fold: 14 Songs from Follies
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1939]? - [12/31/1945]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains AMs sheet music to songs from Matrimonial Follies, Election Year Follies, and Social Order Follies: "White Man What's My Place"; "Piccaninny, Don't Grow Up"; "It's My Country Too".

Box: 22 Fold: 15 Sheet music songs from City of Freedom
DATE SPAN: 03/08/1951 - 05/28/1951

DESCRIPTION: Contains AMs sheet music charts to songs from DAL pageant "City of Freedom". (Note: most are signed "Mary McDonald Local 149 AF of M" - probably her arrangements or transcriptions of DAL's melodies.)

Box: 22 Fold: 16 Misc sheet music
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1930]? - [12/31/1954]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains AMs fragmentary sheet music in DAL's hand.

Box: 22 Fold: 17 Manuscripts from others
DATE SPAN: 10/27/1943 - 10/28/1953

DESCRIPTION: Contains AMs brief account of a talk by DAL, written by fourth grader Maureen Toolan Oct. 28, 1953; TMs [carbon] of piece on DAL written by William Kelley for the "Sign", with TLS cover letter to Sr. Mary Joseph from Marian Prendergast dated October 27, 1943; TMs [carbon] "Breakfast With the Holy Father", a personal anecdote about Pope Pius XI by Joseph I. Breen.

Box: 22 Fold: 18 Manuscripts from others - eulogies
DATE SPAN: 01/17/1955 - [04/30/1955]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains TMs [carbon] Fr. Charles B. Lamphier's eulogy broadcast on Ontario Catholic Hour Jan. 23, 1955; TMs Rev. Jerome Wilkerson's eulogy; TMs [carbon] "An Introduction to Father Lord's 'Played By Ear'" and TMs [carbon] "A.M.D.G. et B.V.M.H." eulogy for Fr. Lord, both probably by the same (unidentified) author; TMs [carbon] poem "Father Lord, R.I.P" by Joseph Dever, with ANS from Dever to Sr. Clyde dated 1/17/55; AMs "Curtain Up!" acrostic memoriam poem by William J. Dammarell plus TMs and 4 TMs [carbons] of same.

Box: 22 Fold: 19 Graduation Photograph
DATE SPAN: 06/12/1909 - 06/12/1909

DESCRIPTION: Contains photograph of DAL in cap and gown signed "Your friend Dan June 12, 1909".

Box: 22 Fold: 20 Photos of Fr. Lord - Jamaica 1936-1937
DATE SPAN: [06/01/1936]? - [01/31/1937]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains 4 photos of DAL taken during trip to Jamaica. (Note: 3 of 4 photos have "Jamaica 1936" penciled on front; fourth labeled "Jamaica Jan. 1937" on back.)

Box: 22 Fold: 21 Photographs of Fr. Lord 1937-40
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1937]? - [12/31/1940]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains 4 snapshots of DAL, dated on back: 3 dated May 12, 1938, the fourth dated May 1939; also 7" X 10" photo labeled on back "Sacred Heart Louisville about 37 or 40".

Box: 22 Fold: 22 Photos of Fr. Lord 1944-48
DATE SPAN: [08/01/1944]? - 07/26/1948

DESCRIPTION: Contains 3 3" X 5" candids of DAL dated "Spring of 46"; 3" X 5" candid labeled "Aug or Sept '44"; 3" X 5" portrait in habit dated Sept '47; one 3" X 5" of DAL seaside (dated Jul 26 1948 on back) plus several fragments of photos apparently from same time. (Note: these fragments picture DAL, with all else cut out.)

Box: 22 Fold: 23 Photos of Fr. Lord 1953-1955
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1953]? - 12/31/1954

DESCRIPTION: Contains two 5" X 7" portraits in habit, both from same session, one dated 1953 on front; one 4" X 5" candid (cut from larger print) dated March 1954 on back; one 4" X 5" candid of DAL in hospital bed with cake celebrating opening night on bedstand (1954? - Marian Year pageant program by cake would indicate this date); one 6 1/2" X 8 1/2" candid of DAL at rehearsal, with unidentified woman to his left, dated Oct. 7 1954; two 3" X 5" portraits and one 3" X 5" candid (latter with nun, Sr. Mary Louise?) undated, probably 1953; one 5" X 5" enlargement of portrait from former group, dated, and possibly misdated, April 1955 on back.

Box: 22 Fold: 24 Photo of Fr. Lord undated snapshots
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1953]? - [12/31/1954]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains two 3" X 5" portraits, one from 1953 session; two 3" X 5" outdoor snapshots probably 1953; 3" X 3" snapshot probably 1954; 3" X 4" photo of DAL's hands holding plaster mask of DAL's face.

Box: 22 Fold: 25 Father Lord undated photo portraits
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1930]? - [12/31/1954]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains portraits from several different periods of DAL's life, none dated. (Note: one later portrait in photographer's folder is signed and contains dedication to "SMC" [Sr. Marie Clyde]; earlier profile portrait is also signed and dedicated, though dedication is mostly illegible.)

Box: 22 Fold: 26 Father Lord - photos officiating at mass
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1953]? - [12/31/1954]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains two 8" X 10" photos of Fr. Lord officiating at mass.

Box: 22 Fold: 27 Program photo of DAL
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1954]? - [12/31/1954]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains photo cut from program to "Joy for the World" (Marian Year pageant) in Toronto.

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