[Skip to Content]
Access to paid content on this site is currently suspended due to excessive activity being detected from your IP address 54.161.168.21. Please contact the publisher to request reinstatement.
[Skip to Content Landing]
Article
March 22, 1941

.Poems of a Doctor

Author Affiliations
 

By Edward Lovell Stewart, M.D. Cloth. Price, $2. Pp. 157, with illustrations by Charlene Blackburn. Kansas City, Missouri: Brown-White Company, 1940.

JAMA. 1941;116(12):1335. doi:10.1001/jama.1941.02820120149047

This article is only available in the PDF format. Download the PDF to view the article, as well as its associated figures and tables.

Abstract

The author has been practicing medicine for thirty-seven years and nearly all of that time has been a professor in a dental college, as well as a writer of verse. He loves rhyme and rhythm and has a facile pen, although he wrote at odd times for three years on his epic ballad "The Mongrel Crew." He often stays after his teaching period at the dental college to recite poems before his class. His poems are human, understandable and enjoyable, and there is one for almost every occasion. Some of the titles are "The Doctor's Lunch," "The Christmas Card," "We'll Clean the Attic Out," "Good Night," "My Neighbor," "The Shooting of 'Faro Dan,' " "Our Nell," "The Beggar" and "The Tree."

First Page Preview View Large
First page PDF preview
First page PDF preview
×