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"Alumni Day Comes Once a Year" Tufts College Alumni Bulletin 9:3-5 (May 1936)

"American Poetry: 1930-1940; A Bibliography" Accent 1:213-28 (Summer 1941) (Ed with R. P. Blackmur, H. Gregory, and M. D. Zabel)

"Are Professors People?" Saturday Evening Post 220:27, 164-66 (Mar 20 1948) (With Edward Y. Blewett)

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"Biography of Two Poems" Writer 60:439-42 (Dec 1947)

"Birdsong and Dewfall or Wild Nature Notes" Nantucket July 28 1945

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"The Children's Hour: Peter Rabbit to Winnie-the-Pooh" New Yorker 11:26-28, 30-32 (Dec 21 1935)

"Close-Up of an American Poet at 75" New York Times Magazine, Mar 26 1950, p 12, 72-73, 75-77

"A Compass for the Pocket," English Leaflet, 59:26, Spring, 1960

"Constants Carried Forward: Naturalness in Robert Francis' Poems" Massachusetts Review, Summer 1960 p.765-774

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"A Dam in the Old Hills" Tufts Weekly, May 2 1928

"Definition of a Poet" Horn Book Magazine 13:7-13 (Jan-Feb 1937); Scholastic 30:5-6 (Mar 13 1937); Writer 70:29-32 (Apr 1957)

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"Essences" Tufts Weekly Apr 11 1928

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"First Edition, Mint, Dust-Wrapper"

"Five Ways of Poetry" Virginia Quarterly Review 14:144-50 (Jan 1938)

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"Good Books Lately" Tuftonian 10:24-25 (Dec 1953)

"A Good Poem. . ." Junior League 38:4 (Dec 1950)

"Grand Old Man" Tuftonian 3:56-59 (Jan 1943) (With Pauline Moyer)

"The Great Rich Vine" Atlantic 155:480-85 (Apr 1935)

"The Greatest Poet of Our Times" Tuftonian 5:152-53 (Spring 1946)

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"Holmes in the Chair" Tufts Alumni Review 6:19 (Spring 1960); 6:16 (Fall 1960); 7:16 (Winter 1961); 7:10 (Spring 1961); 7:13 (Fall 1961); 8:17 (Winter 1962);
8:27 (Spring 1962)

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"I'd Send My Son to Tufts" Tufts College Alumni Bulletin 8:2-4 (Feb 1933)

"If You Are a Poet" Writer 58:313-14 (Oct 1945)

"In Poetry, a Great Treasury Opens" Herald-Tribune Book Review (Paperback Section), Jan 15 1961, p 8, 30

"Individualism Reexamined" Tufts Weekly [1957]

"Introduction" Lyric, 19:39-41 (Winter 1940)

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"James Rorty Arrives" [1929?]

"John Ciardi: Tufts Poet" Tuftonian, 12:21-24 (Fall 1955) Reprinted as a pamphlet

"John Gould Fletcher" American Poetry Journal (Sept 1934) 2-3

"Junior Day Play a Masterpiece of Acting John A Holmes Reviews Production" Tufts Weekly [1929]

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"The Loyalty of A. MacLeish" Voices 76:32-37 (June - July 1934)

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"Man From Porlock" Harper 171:505-08 (Sept 1933)

"Massachusetts" Saturday Review of Literature [Aug 26 1933] p.73

"Medallions to the Thumb," Horn Book 10:85-90 (Mar 1934)

"The Millay Legend"

"My Uncle Ben's Invention" Chautauquan Daily Aug 21 1951

"My Uncle Ben' s Invention" Part II Chautauquan Daily Aug 22 1951

"My Uncle Ben's Invention" Part III Chautauquan Daily Aug 24 1951

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"New England Number: Edited and with Introduction by John Holmes" The Lyric, Winter 1940

"Nils Wessell" Yankee 19:44 (Nov 1955)

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"On Keeping a Scrapbook" Tuftonian n s 3:110-14 (May 1929)

"On Franklin by Amos E. Dolbear with Introduction by John Holmes" Tuftonian Apr 1956 p.33-37

"On Not Writing Poetry" Writer 58:108-10 (Apr 1945)

"Onward And Upward With the Arts" New Yorker

"Outline of a Critic" Tuftonian n s 1:184-87 (May 1927)

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"Parable of Poetry: Devotion" Writer 60:143-47 (Apr 1947)

"The Pocket" Tufts Weekly (Sept 26 1928) A weekly column published until May 22 1929

"Poems That Write Themselves" Writer 69:16-21 (Jan 1956)

"Poetry Is This" Author and Journalist 40:18 (Aug 1955)

"Poetry Now" Boston Transcript, Oct 23 1935 The first appearance of his "Poetry Now" column in the Transcript

"Poetry Workshop" Writer 75:22-24, 34 (Jan 1962) Continued as a monthly column until July 1962

"The Poet's Friends Fondly Recall His Brilliant Career" Bowdoin Orient Mar 9 1955

"Poets as They Wear the Garb of Heroes" Boston Evening Transcript July 31 1937

"Preface" to "Five New Poets"

"The President" Tuftonian n s 12:3-11 (Fall 1937)

"Preston Gurney: An Incredible Re-Discovery" Books at Brown 9:2-4 (1946-47)

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"The Quiet Voice of Conrad Aiken" Voices 75:32-36 (Apr - May 1944)

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"Random Notes on Poetry" Writer 58:44-46 (Feb 1945)

"Randoms" Tufts Weekly [1928?]

"Reminiscences on Reaching Fifty Years of Age" Tufts Alumni Review 54:29-30 (May 1954)

"Reunion in Missouri: The Tufts Poets" University of Kansas City Review 13: 34-37 (Autumn 1946)

"Robert Frost as He Talks to Multitudes" Boston Evening Transcript Mar 21 1936

"Robert Frost Conquers the Poetic Realm"

"The Robert Frost Dinner at Amherst" Poetry Society of America Official Bulletin 18:18-20 (May 1954)

"Robert Frost in Goddard Chapel" Tuftonian May 1929 p.103-105

"Robert Frost Wins His Fight to Be an ordinary Man" Boston Evening Transcript Magazine Section Feb 8 1936

"Robert Hillyer" American Poetry Journal (Aug 1934) 2-3

"Ruth Pitter: Ardor and Control" Poetry Northwest 1:20 (Winter 1960)

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"The Signs of Time" Chautauquan Daily

"Should I Go On With My Work" Tufts Alumni Review 4:8-9 (Feb 1958)

"Speaking of Bookplates" Tuftonian 2:70-75 (Jan 1942)

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"The Telephone Always Rings Seven Times" Tuftonian 10:34-39 (June 1954)

"True Story" Atlantic 177:139 (June 1946)

"Tuftonian Editors Call for Material" Tufts Weekly Mar 27 1929

"Twenty-fifth Reunion" Tufts Alumni Review May 1954 p.29-30

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"The Weather We Deserve" Chautauquan Daily July 10 1951

The Western Star, 1, nos 1-15 (Dec 16 1919-June 23 1920) Holmes served as editor for this official publication of the Western Junior High School, Somerville, Mass. Includes his editorials and one prize essay

"Wild Rallies Around Hill Prepare for Election Day" Tufts Weekly Oct 31 1928

"With the Poets Through the Year" Boston Evening Transcript Sept 26 1936

"Words of My Own" Palms 7:94 (Jan 1930)

"World Capitol" Christian Science Monitor, Nov 15 1956

"The World's Delight" 3:3-9 (May 1951)

"The Writers' Workshop Idea" 1954

"Writing Benefits by Work in Colleges" Tufts Weekly Oct 11 1952 p.c2, c5

"Writing in College" Writer 59:10-12 (Jan 1946)

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"You Are Not Forgotten" Yale Review n s 26:554-65 (Mar 1937)

"Your Request of March 15th - With Regret" Journal of College Placement 17:21-22 (Mar 1957)

 

   
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