DURHAM, FRANCES GILDART RUFFIN, 1889-1972

Biography:

Newspaper correspondent. Born– Mobile. Parents– Francis G. and M. E. (Henry) Ruffin. Education– St. Joseph’s College, Enmitsburg, Md., B.A. Employed as Mobile correspondent for the Birmingham News and Age Herald. Member and president of Alabama Writers Conclave; chairman of the Alabama Anthology Committee; League of American Penwomen.

Source:

Anthology of Alabama Poetry, 1928.

Publication(s):

Dungi Speaks. St. Louis, Mo.; Charles E. Luntz Pub., 1958.

Sea Women; Poems. Portland, Me.; House of Falmouth, 1964.

Swallows in the Air; Certain Haiku. Charleston, Ill.; Prairie Press, 1969.

Compiler:

The Anthology of Alabama Poetry, 1928. Atlanta; E. Hartsock, The Bozart Press, 1928.