Book of the Week #14

The Poems of Paul Scott Mowrer 1918-1966: Revised and Rearranged by the Author (Francestown, NH: The Golden Quill Press, 1968).

Paul Scott Mowrer was New Hampshire's Poet Laureate from 1967 (when the position was officially created by the State Legislature) until his death in 1971. In addition to being a poet Mowrer wrote  books and articles on political topics as well as publishing several plays. He was awarded the first Pulitzer Prize given for correspondence in 1928 "for his coverage of international affairs including the FrancoBritish Naval Pact and Germany's campaign for revision of the Dawes Plan."

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