A competition ending April 12th is being held to choose a poem to commemorate the return of the 26th Division. Professor Bliss Perry is head of the Committee on Selection and students in the University are eligible to compete.
The poem will be one of the features of a book in celebration of the homecoming of the New England troops, which is being published by the Governor's and Mayor's Committee. The volume will carry no advertising and will be sold at cost. Manuscripts for the poem competition must be in the hands of the Program Committee, 40 Water street, not later than Saturday, April 12th.