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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Madeline Babcock Smith  

Pen Name: None


Born: Rochester, Il.


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Biographical and Professional Information

The late Madeline Babcock Smith, a lifelong Illinois resident, was born in Rochester and lived much of her life in Decatur. She published short stories, essays, and poetry in a number of newspapers and popular magazines.

Published Works Expand for more information

Titles At Your Library

The Lemon Jelly Cake (Prairie State Books) (Prairie State Books)
ISBN: 0739425617

University of Illinois Press. 1998

Enjoy a slice of American life. Introduction by Dan Guillory


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