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Henry Morford (1823–1881)

Morford, Henry. An American novelist and dramatist; born in New Monmouth, NJ, 1823; died in New York City, 1881. Among his plays are: ‘The Merchant’s Honor’ and ‘The Bells of Shandon.’ Two volumes of poems were published by him: ‘Rhymes of Twenty Years’ (1859); and ‘Rhymes of an Editor’ (1873). Among his novels are: ‘Shoulder Straps’ (1863); ‘The Coward’ (1864); ‘Utterly Wrecked’ (1866); and ‘Only a Commoner’ (1871).