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Edgar Lee Masters
Spoon River Anthology



To My Wife

NEW YORK: MACMILLAN, 1916
NEW YORK: BARTLEBY.COM, 1999

The Hill
Hod Putt
Ollie McGee
Fletcher McGee
Robert Fulton Tanner
Cassius Hueffer
Serepta Mason
Amanda Barker
Constance Hately
Chase Henry
Harry Carey Goodhue
Judge Somers
Kinsey Keene
Benjamin Pantier
Mrs. Benjamin Pantier
Reuben Pantier
Emily Sparks
Trainor, the Druggist
Daisy Fraser
Benjamin Fraser
Minerva Jones
"Indignation" Jones
Doctor Meyers
Mrs. Meyers
"Butch" Weldy
Knowlt Hoheimer
Lydia Puckett
Frank Drummer
Hare Drummer
Conrad Siever
Doc Hill
Doc Hill
Andy the Night-Watch
Sarah Brown
Percy Bysshe Shelley
Flossie Cabanis
Julia Miller
Johnnie Sayre
Charlie French
Zenas Witt
Theodore the Poet
The Town Marshal
Jack McGuire
Dorcas Gustine
Nicholas Bindle
Jacob Goodpasture
Harold Arnett
Margaret Fuller Slack
George Trimble
Dr. Siegfried Iseman
"Ace" Shaw
Lois Spears
Justice Arnett
Willard Fluke
Aner Clute
Lucius Atherton
Homer Clapp
Deacon Taylor
Sam Hookey
Cooney Potter
Fiddler Jones
Nellie Clark
Louise Smith
Herbert Marshall
George Gray
Hon. Henry Bennett
Griffy the Cooper
Sexsmith the Dentist
A. D. Blood
Robert Southey Burke
Dora Williams
Mrs. Williams
William and Emily
The Circuit Judge
Blind Jack
John Horace Burleson
Nancy Knapp
Barry Holden
State's Attorney Fallas
Wendell P. Bloyd
Francis Turner
Franklin Jones
John M. Church
Russian Sonia
Isa Nutter
Barney Hainsfeather
Petit, the Poet
Pauline Barrett
Mrs. Charles Bliss
Mrs. George Reece
Rev. Lemuel Wiley
Thomas Ross, Jr.
Rev. Abner Peet
Jefferson Howard
Judge Selah Lively
Albert Schirding
Jonas Keene
Eugenia Todd
Yee Bow
Washington McNeely
Paul McNeely
Mary McNeely
Daniel M'Cumber
Georgine Sand Miner
Thomas Rhodes
Ida Chicken
Penniwit, the Artist
Jim Brown
Robert Davidson
Elsa Wertman
Hamilton Greene
Ernest Hyde
Roger Heston
Amos Sibley
Mrs. Sibley
Adam Weirauch
Ezra Bartlett
Amelia Garrick
John Hancock Otis
Anthony Findlay
John Cabanis
The Unknown
Alexander Throckmorton
Jonathan Swift Somers (Author of the Spooniad)
Widow McFarlane
Carl Hamblin
Editor Whedon
Eugene Carman
Clarence Fawcett
W. Lloyd Garrison Standard
Professor Newcomer
Ralph Rhodes
Mickey M'Grew
Rosie Roberts
Oscar Hummel
Roscoe Purkapile
Mrs. Purkapile
Josiah Tompkins
Mrs. Kessler
Harmon Whitney
Bert Kessler
Lambert Hutchins
Lillian Stewart
Hortense Robbins
Batterton Dobyns
Jacob Godbey
Walter Simmons
Tom Beatty
Roy Butler
Searcy Foote
Edmund Pollard
Thomas Trevelyan
Percival Sharp
Hiram Scates
Peleg Poague
Jeduthan Hawley
Abel Melveny
Oaks Tutt
Elliott Hawkins
Voltaire Johnson
English Thornton
Enoch Dunlap
Ida Frickey
Seth Compton
Felix Schmidt
Schroeder the Fisherman
Richard Bone
Silas Dement
Dillard Sissman
Jonathan Houghton
E. C. Culbertson
Shack Dye
Hildrup Tubbs
Henry Tripp
Granville Calhoun
Henry C. Calhoun
Alfred Moir
Perry Zoll
Dippold the Optician
Magrady Graham
Archibald Higbie
Tom Merritt
Mrs. Merritt
Elmer Karr
Elizabeth Childers
Edith Conant
Charles Webster
Father Malloy
Ami Green
Calvin Campbell
Henry Layton
Harlan Sewall
Ippolit Konovaloff
Henry Phipps
Harry Wilmans
John Wasson
Many Soldiers
Godwin James
Lyman King
Caroline Branson
Anne Rutledge
Hamlet Micure
Mabel Osborne
William H. Herndon
Rebecca Wasson
Rutherford McDowell
Hannah Armstrong
Lucinda Matlock
Davis Matlock
Herman Altman
Jennie M'Grew
Columbus Cheney
Wallace Ferguson
Marie Bateson
Tennessee Claflin Shope
Plymouth Rock Joe
Imanuel Ehrenhardt
Samuel Gardner
Dow Kritt
William Jones
William Goode
J. Milton Miles
Faith Matheny
Scholfield Huxley
Willie Metcalf
Willie Pennington
The Village Atheist
John Ballard
Julian Scott
Alfonso Churchill
Zilpha Marsh
James Garber
Lydia Humphrey
Le Roy Goldman
Gustav Richter
Arlo Will
Captain Orlando Killion
Jeremy Carlisle
Joseph Dixon
Judson Stoddard
Russell Kincaid
Aaron Hatfield
Isaiah Beethoven
Elijah Browning
Webster Ford
The Spooniad
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