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The Library of the World’s Best Literature. An Anthology in Thirty Volumes. 1917.

Eben Eugene Rexford (1848–1916)

Rexford, Eben Eugene. An American poet; born at Johnsburg, Warren County, NY, July 16, 1848; died in 1916; lived in Shiocton, WI. He published in book form the poems ‘Brother and Lover’ and ‘Grandmother’s Garden’ (1887); and a story, ‘John Fielding and his Enemy’ (1888). He wrote the popular songs ‘Silver Threads among the Gold’ and ‘Only a Pansy-Blossom.’