In World War II, for instance, the Singer Corporation, of sewing-machine fame, made handguns for the war effort.
A Country and Western singer was mourning a lost love on Fred's mini boom box.
Discords must not be taken unprepared, because a singer can only find his note by a mental judgment, and in attacking a discord he has to find a note of which the harmonic meaning is at variance with that of other notes sung at the same time.
Schlick goes on to say the organ is to be suited to the choir and properly tuned for singing, that the singer may not be forced to sing too high or too low and the organist have to play chromatics, which is not handy for every one.
The Waltham watch and the Singer sewing-machine had their beginning in Boston in 1850.