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M.I. Stewart

(1858-    )
North Carolina

M.I. Stewart was born on July 14, 1858. He is "a printer by trade, —a journalist and lawyer by profession. He is now one of the proprietors of the largest printing house in western North Carolina, at Winston. Mr. Stewart has written extensively under the nom de plume of Jesse Fry, and has become well known as the laureate of Westhaven." [Thos. W. Herringshaw (ed.), Local and National Poets of America 742 (Chicago: American Publishers' Association, 1890)]


Jesse Fry, A Few Selections from Jesse Fry, (the laureate of Westhaven,) Carolina's Bard! (Winston, North Carolina: Stewart Brothers, 1889)

_______, Westbrook (Three Miles West of Richmond, Virginia, 1913)