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"Address to the Living" Federation Topics [1937]

"Address to the Living" [a reading] Harvard Summer School News [1937]

"Along the Row' Will Appear in Book Form" Tufts Weekly Mar 27, 1929.

"And Gladly Teach - Creative Writers as Teachers of English" The CEA Critic Jan 1949

"April Fine Arts Week at Boston College to Close with Writers' Panel" Pilot Mar 25 1961

"Are Professors People?" Saturday Evening Post News Bureau Mar 17

"Are Professors People?" Prevue - Curtis Publication Co. Mar 20 1948

"Atkins Leaves Tufts College Two Dwellings" Boston Globe Nov 15 1942

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Baker, Mary. "Meet John Holmes" Concept 51:9 (Mar 1952)

"'Beat' Writer Holmes Lectures on Attitudes Present in 'Movement' " Yale News Apr 21 1959

Benét, William Rose. "The Phoenix Nest" Saturday Review of Literature June 10 1933

Benét, William Rose. "The Phoenix Nest" Saturday Review of Literature Sept 15 1934

Benét, William Rose. "The Phoenix Nest" Saturday Review of Literature Mar 10 1937

"The Book Shelf" American Poetry Journal June 1934

"Boston" [1938]

Boston Herald Sept 20 1933

"Boston Poet Calls Poets Accidents" Hartford Daily Courant Feb 24 1935

"Boston Poet Calls Poets Accidents" Hartford Daily Times Feb 24 1935

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"Centenary of Author Aldrich, Observed at Portsmouth Home" Boston Globe June 11 1936

"Centennial Fete Told of Progress"

Ciardi, John. "Poetry in Three Dimensions" Saturday Review 46:22-25 (Apr 20 1963) A discussion of the poems in Poetry in Crystal with some attention to Holmes' "The Certainty"

Ciardi, John. "Praise of Good Teachers" Saturday Review 44:28 (July 8 1961)

"Ciardi as Poet and Educator, Sets High Standard for Both" Sunday Home News New Brunswick, N. J. Mar 23 1958

"Crystal Interpretation of 'The Certainty'; John Holmes' Poem in Glass" Medford Mercury Apr 17 1963

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Davidson, John F. "Close-up of an American Poet at 75" New York Times Book Review [1950?]

Dempster, Kay. "John Holmes' Workshop Evokes Poet's Muse" Tufts Hilltopper July 20 1960

"Dr. Karl Menninger to Discuss 'Healthier Than Healthy' Today" Chautauquan Daily Aug 5 1958

"Dr. Salk to Open Midday Lecture Series at Pitt" Pittsburgh Press Oct 6 1957

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E. G. R. "Younger Poets Subject of Talk by Mrs. Mansfield at Poetry Group Meeting" Wakefield Daily Item Feb 27 1936

"English Club to Honor Poet" (at Millersville, Pa. State Teacher. College) Oct 9 1957

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"Five Nations Represented in Poetry Day Program" Medford Mercury Oct 17 1957

"Five New England Poets Honored" Christian Science Monitor [1959]

"Friends of Library Offer Series of Lectures on Poetry Appreciation by Professor John Holmes of Tufts" Wellesley Townsman Nov 12 1959

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Gould, John. "A Price of Paeans and Cukes" Christian Science Monitor [ 1955?]

Gould, John. "Smiles and Drives" Christian Science Monitor May 10 1956

"Guest Poet of LTC Art Festival" Lowell Sun Mar 27 1960

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Hanley, Patricia. "Holmes Active on American Poetry Scene" Tufts Weekly May 6 1959

Hayford, Harrison. "The Poetry of John Holmes" Tuftonian 11:90-93 (Apr 1937)

"Hear Professor" Brockton Enterprise & Times Feb 5 1960

Herzberg, Max J. and the Staff of Thomas Y. Crowell Company. The Reader's Encyclopedia of American Literature. NY, Crowell, 1962 ("John Holmes" p 476)

"Holmes Discusses 'Beat Generation' & Literary Criticism" Tufts Weekly Dec 11 1959

"Holmes Is Poet" Palm of Alpha Tau Omega [1937]

"Holmes Reads Poems At STC" Lancaster B. Journal Oct 22 1957

"Holmes to Appear at Lyle Mon" The Snapper Mullersville State Teachers College Oct 16 1957

"Holmes to Give Talk on "Living by Poetry" Hartford Courant 1935

"Holmes to Read from New Book 'Fortune Teller' " Malden News Mar 27 1961

"Holmes to Speak" [1937]

"Holmes to Speak at Poetry Club Meeting" [March 1933?]

"Holmes to Speak in Atlantic City" Tufts Weekly [1957]

"Home Welfare Club" Somerville Journal Dec 15 1933

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"In Atlantic Monthly - Poem by John A. Holmes" [Somerville Journal?] [ 1934]

"An Interview with John Holmes" Scribe Fall 1959

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"John A. Holmes Reads in Frost Chapel" Tufts Weekly Nov 1934

"John Holmes New Editor of Tufts Weekly" Tufts Weekly

"John Holmes Offers Credit Course in Letter Writing" Chautauquan Daily July 2 1951

"John Holmes Poetry Reading Features New Book Premiere" [Wellesley Townsman?] Mar 9 1961

"John Holmes, Prize-Winning Poet, to Be Guest at Lowell Festival" Burlington News Apr 7 1960

"John Holmes Reads Poetry in Library" [1959]

"John Holmes Reads Verse, Outlines Trend in Poetry" Wakefield, Mass. Apr 8 1938

"John Holmes Sees Poet as His Own Foe" [1939]

"John Holmes to Be Guest Speaker" Pitt News Oct 21 1957

"John Holmes to Speak at Mrs. Paul T. Babson's" Wellesley Townsman Oct 15 1959

"John Holmes Traces Modern Poetry Trend" Chautauquan Daily July 31 1951

Johnson, Geoffrey. "Chorus and Solo" Voices Apr-May 1935

"Judges Announced for 1959 National Book Awards" Publisher's Weekly Oct 6 1958

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Kneeland, Paul F. "Tufts Teacher Called Most Promising American Poet" Boston Globe Aug 2 1945

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"Last Literary Morning at Copley Plaza Tomorrow" Feb 10 1936

Liounis, Louis. "Five New Poets - Tufts College 1954" Patterns Jan 1955

Loew, Ralph. "From Window"

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"Magazine Gives Poetry Citation to Medford Man" Medford Mercury Jan 22 1959

Marshall, George N. "A Memorial Tribute to John Holmes" Tufts Alumni Review Summer 1962 p.37-39

"Mark Van Doren Reads His Poems for New England English Teachers" Newport News Apr 30 1560

"Mark Van Doren Reads Poems for New' England Teachers" Providence Journal Apr 30 1960

"Meals We Like to Remember" American Cookery Oct 1941

Menninger, Karl A. "The Eleventh Commandment" Harper's Magazine Feb 1957

"Merger of Churches Probable" Boston Post May 24 1950

"Merger with Universalists Before Unitarians Thursday" Boston Globe May 24 1950

"Mr. John A. Holmes" Tufts Alumni Bulletin Oct 1933

"Modern Poetry Treats Time-Proved Themes" New Bedford Standard Times Mar 27 1961

"MSTC to Honor Poet John Holmes" [1957]

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"N. E. Poetry Award Goes to John Holmes Tonight" [1938]

"New Books at the Library" Medford Record June 2 1939

"News From University of Maine" Bangor News Mar 30 1961

"Newton Teachers to Hear Poet John Holmes" Boston Evening Globe Apr 21 1961

"No Rhyme, Some Reason" Pittsburgh Post Gazette Oct 24 195?

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"Outstanding Contemporary Poet Reads Verse for Lasellite" 1950

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Palmer, C. B. "Tribute to John Holmes" Boston Evening Transcript Oct 5 1935

"Patricia Adel Builds Prize Library on English Poetry, French Drama" Wellesley College News Apr 9 1959

"Phi Beta Kappa Society Holds Annual Meeting And Exercises" Tufts Weekly May 23 1935

"The Pipers" Mar 27 1929

Pitt [News?] Autumn 1957

"Poet And Federal College Head to Renew Friendship; John A. Holmes Will Be W. B. Gardner's Guest at Campus Thursday" [Feb ? 1935]

"Poet Ciardi, Poet-Teacher Holmes to Speak at MSCT" Lancaster Journal Oct 18 1957

"Poet Gets Noisy Reception Here" Pittsburgh Sun Telegram Oct 24 1957

"Poet Holmes at Seminar" Kennebec Journal Augusta, Me. Aug 9 1960

"Poet John Holmes Reading to a Student Group in The Main Lounge of the Student Union at University of Pittsburgh" [1958]

"Poet John Holmes Receives Recognition for Publications" Tufts Weekly Nov 19 1953

"Poet Professor Will Read at UM" Portland Press Herald Mar 20 1961

'Poet to Give Talk Tuesday" Beaver Valley Times Oct 21 1957

"Poetry Club Speaker Tells of Inspirations And Exhilarations" Hartford Courant Feb 28 1935

[Poetry Contest Announcement] Saturday Review May 26 1956

"Poetry Editor" Poetry Pilot Mar 1 1958

"Poetry Reading Sunday Will Open National Library Week Program" [1959]

"Poetry, the Rediscovery of Words" Christian Science Monitor May 1938

"Poetry Year Review by Transcript Critic" [1936]

"Poets Abandon Attics for Life on Campus" Boston Globe Jan 8 1960

"Prof. Holmes Hymn Debut on Sunday" Medford Mercury May 19 1961

"Professor Holmes Speaks" Providence Bulletin Apr 3 1947

"Prof. Holmes to Publish Book And Lecture at Johns Hopkins" Tufts Weekly Dec 15 1960

"Prof. Holmes, Tufts Poet, Speaks at N. J. Conclave" Medford Mercury Oct 23 1957

"'A Prologue for Poems' in Moult's 'Best Poems of 1930'" Tufts Alumni Review

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"Renowned Poet Reads, Interprets Own Work Tonight In Ballroom" Conn. Daily Campus Univ. of Conn., Storrs Mar 21 1960

"The Reviewers Recommend" Boston Evening Transcript Dec 4 1935

Ridlon, H. G. "Salvation Through Total Recall" Literary Review 9:513-28 (Summer 1966)

Riley, Paul and Ed Blake, eds. "An Interview with John Holmes" Scribe 7:41-52 (Fall 1959)

"Robert Frost"

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Schenley, Fitzhugh. "New American Poets" Pittsburgh News

"Scribblers Hear Talk on Poetry" Wakefield Daily Item Dec 12 1934

Sinkovich, Kathy. "Ciardi Was Miles Ahead of Class, Says His Teacher" The Snapper Oct 30 1957

Smith, Carole. "Poet John Holmes Receives Recognition for Publications" Tufts Weekly Nov 19 1953

Smith, Chard Powers. "John A. Holmes" American Poetry Journal (Feb 1934) 2-3

Smith, Robert. "Western Star s First Editor [J. Holmes] Grants Interview" Western Star (Western Junior High School, Somerville, Mass.) Oct 1933

"Somerville Poet Recognized" Somerville Journal June 30 1933

Starbird, Adele. "The Eleventh Commandment" St. Louis Post Dispatch Jan 19 1960

Starbird, Adele. "In Defense of Animal Pets" St. Louis Post Dispatch May 12 1959

"Study of Poetry Urged by Editor; John A. Holmes Speaks at Center Church House" Hartford Times Feb 28 [1935?]

Sullivan, William P. "Development of the Poetry of John A. Holmes" (Unpublished Master's thesis, Columbia University, 1948

"Survey of Poetry Course Hears Four Famous Poets" Tufts Weekly May 20, 1954

Syer, Warren B. "An Interview with John Holmes" The Radiator (Somerville High School) Apr 1940

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"To Close Series" New Bedford Standard Times Mar 25 1961

"To Talk on Gurney" [1947]

"Trade Winds" Saturday Review of Literature Oct 26 1933

"Transcript Critic Guest in Virginia" [1937]

"Tufts Phi Beta Kappa Poem" Somerville Journal May 24 [1935?]

"Tufts Poet" Tufts Alumni Review

"Tufts Professor Talks on Frost at Hanover" Concord Monitor & N. H. Patriot Dec 5 1953

"Tufts Professor to Give Poetry Talk at Assembly" Quincy Patriot Ledger Feb 2 1960

"Tufts Publishes Poems Written by John A. Holmes" Boston Transcript Apr 3 1929

"Tufts Publishing Poems by Senior" [1929?]

"Tufts Teacher Called Most Promising American Poet" Boston Globe Aug 2 1945

"Turncoat Author" Saturday Evening Post [1959]

"Two College Programs Open to Public" Wellesley Townsman Mar 2 1961

"250 to Attend MSTC Tea for Poet Holmes" New Era (Lancaster, Pa.) Sept 28 1957

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"Undergraduates Publish Poetry Book" Tufts Weekly May 13 1954

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"Who Are the Poets?" [1956]

Williams, William Carlos. "Voices in Verse" New York Times [1951?]

"Winning Fame in Poetry; John Albert Holmes, Jr. Has Poems in Current Magazines" Somerville Journal Mar 1934

 

   

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