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George Hemphill

Spring 1964

A Taste of Ashes

By George Hemphill

Five hours in the life of Augustus Philipps, Esq., b. 1897, A.B. Dartmouth 1919, m. 1927 Laura Fenchurch (d. 1959), m. 1961 Margaret Redruth. Children John F., b. 1929, Charles […]

Summer 1961

A Mirror for Moderns

By George Hemphill

Rich girl, poor boy, learn from one Oldest Master. Steel, Corning Glass, or Pittsburgh Plate It doesn’t matter, he’s always right. He’ll do his best if you tell him he […]

Spring 1947

Negro Music

By George Hemphill

Jazz: Hot And Hybrid by Winthrop Sargeant. Dutton. $5.00 Were the musicological and aesthetic interests more nearly equal in Mr. Sargeant, this book might well be the last word on […]

Summer 1946

The Dirge

By George Hemphill

My family were good people, and in ordinary times not much ever happened to them. But I remember even before I was drafted, walking home from school in the warm […]