Henry Holcomb Bennett (1795-1894 / England)
Henry Holcomb Bennett (December 5, 1863 – April 30, 1924) was an author, journalist, and poet. He was the author of poems such as "A Desert Love Song" (Munsey's Aug. 1902) and "Gangway! Gangway", (National Magazine Mar. 1901) and the short stories "The Face of Ompah" (National Magazine June 1900) and "A Glorious Privilege", (National Magazine Nov. 1900) but remains best known as the author of the ... more »
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''Hats off!Henry Holcomb Bennett (1863-1924), U.S. poet. The Flag Goes By (l. 5-6). . . Family Book of Best Loved Poems, The. David L. George, ed. (1952) Dou...
The flag is passing by!''
''Days of plenty and years of peace;Henry Holcomb Bennett (1863-1924), U.S. poet. The Flag Goes By (l. 16-19). . . Family Book of Best Loved Poems, The. David L. George, ed. (1952) D...
March of a strong land's swift increase;
Equal justice, right and law,
Stately honor and reverend awe;''