Note:  Do not rely on this information. It is very old.


Damper is a hinged valve in a chimney or flue to vary the draught that can pass through. It also means the arrangement to stop the vibration of the wire of a piano after the notes have been struck and the fingers removed.

“Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged, for the LORD your God will be with you wherever you go.”
Joshua 1:9