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Anna Adams Gordon

  • Skeeters have the reputation / Of continuous application / To their poisonous profession; / Never missing nightly session, / Wearing out your life's existence / By their practical persistence.

    • Anna Adams Gordon,
    • "Concerning Mosquitoes," in Kate Sanborn, The Wit of Women ()

Anna Adams Gordon, U.S. social reformer, songwriter, prohibitionist

(1853 - 1931)