Evangeline Cory Booth, British Salvation Army general. Awarded Distinguished Service Medal (United States), 1919; gold medal, National Society of Colonial Dames, for eminent patriotic service, 1928; gold medal Swedish Order of Vasa, 1933; gold medal, National Institute Social Sciences, for services to humanity, 1933; annual National, Humanitarian Award from Variety Clubs of America, 1946.
Author and composer of many Salvation Army songs, and of volume, “Songs of the Evangel,” 1927. Author: Desperation, 1904, Songs of Salvation, 1905, Love is All, 1908, The War Romance of the Salvation Army (with Grace Livingstone Hill), 1919, Toward a Better World (sermons), 1928, Woman, 1930. Contributor on religious and social welfare topics.
Distinguished as an orator.