DOROTHY HOWARD was born and educated in Toronto. Keenly devoted to literature, she began writing poetry at an early age. Her verse appeared in The Canadian Poetry Magazine and in other periodicals and newspapers. Shewas Recording Secretary of the Pen Guild of Toronto and Convener of the Poetry Group of that organization. In private life she was Mrs. T. Marshall Howard. A chap-book of children’s verse from her pen, titled, A Child Came Laughing, and privately printed, ran through two editions.