“The Death of Herbert Rice”


"A fine young man," Herbert Rice, "is lost at sea" off Block Island in a storm. The family mourns. Listeners are advised to turn to God.

Historical references

  • 1868 - Herbert A. Rice, not yet nineteen, is lost at sea


  1. Laws D6, "The Death of Herbert Rice"
  2. DT 822, HERBRICE
  3. Roud #2232
  4. BI, LD06


Author: unknown
Keywords: sea storm death
Found in: US(NE)