|Stedman and Hutchinson, comps. A Library of American Literature:|
An Anthology in Eleven Volumes. 1891.
Vols. IXXI: Literature of the Republic, Part IV., 18611889
|By Clinton Scollard (18601932)|
|LAST night a mighty poet passed away:|
| Who now will sing our songs? men cried at morn.|
|Faint hearts, fear not! Somewhere, though far away,|
| At that same hour another bard was born.|