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In Chicago

John Bannister Tabb 1845 (Amelia County) – 1909 ( Ellicott City)



Of forthcoming weather no prophet have they,
For the ground hog is there to be seen every day.

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Submitted on May 13, 2011

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John Bannister Tabb

Father John Banister Tabb (March 22, 1845 – November 19, 1909) was an American poet, Roman Catholic priest, and professor of English. (Although often misspelled as Bannister, the poet's middle name is actually spelled with only one "n", Banister.)  more…

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