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Author: DAVIS, FRANK MARSHALL
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Davis, Frank Marshall    Poet's Biography
13 poems available by this author


CHICAGO'S CONGO    Poem Text    
First Line: Chicago is an overgrown woman
Subject(s): Chicago; African Americans; Negroes; American Blacks


DANCING GIRL    Poem Text    
First Line: Black and tan - yeah, black and tan
Last Line: Is this what your belly craves?
Subject(s): African Americans - Women; Dancing & Dancers


FLOWERS OF DARKNESS    Poem Text    
First Line: Slowly the night blooms, unfurling
Subject(s): African Americans; Flowers; Negroes; American Blacks


FOR ANY UNBORN NEGRO    Poem Text    
First Line: Brush / his lips lightly, life!
Last Line: But death
Subject(s): Africna Americans; Racial Prejudice; Bigotry; America


FOUR GLIMPSES OF NIGHT    Poem Text    
First Line: Eagerly
Subject(s): African Americans; Alphabet Verse; Night; Negroes; American Blacks; Bedtime


GILES JOHNSON, PH.D    Poem Text    
First Line: Giles johnson
Last Line: And he couldn't porter
Subject(s): Scholarship & Scholars


JAZZ BAND    Poem Text    
First Line: Play the thing, you jazz mad fools!
Last Line: Play the thing, you jazz mad fools!
Subject(s): Bands; Jazz; Music & Musicians; Orchestras


LOVE NOTES AT NIGHT    Poem Text    


MID-SUMMER MORN    Poem Text    
First Line: A tom-tom sun awakens day's jungle


ONWARD CHRISTIAN SOLDIERS'    Poem Text    
First Line: The religion of sweet jesus
Last Line: By a christian gun
Subject(s): Christianity; Missionaries & Missions; Slavery; Serfs


ROBERT WHITMORE    Poem Text    
First Line: Having attained success in business
Subject(s): African Americans; Negroes; American Blacks


SELF PORTRAIT    Poem Text    
First Line: I would be
Subject(s): Self; African Americans; Negroes; American Blacks


SNAPSHOTS OF THE COTTON SOUTH    Poem Text    
First Line: Listen, you drawing men
Last Line: Portrait of the cotton south
Subject(s): Southern States; South (U.s.)