Ruth Suckow

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Until her death in 1960, Ruth Suckow was a distinguished regional writer, and many of her plots and characters have their roots in her native Iowa. Her first novel was Country People, published in 1924, and over the next thirty-five years there followed The Odyssey of a Nice Girl, The Bonney Family, The Folks, and several collections of short stories. This article was recently discovered among her papers by her husband, Ferner Nuhn, and is published here for the first lime.

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