The Lantern Literary Magazines, 1933 to Present



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• Which Shall Be To All People
• Despair
• Ego
• Echoes
• Pacifism
• On Conscription
• Humanity, Incorporated
• In the Calm of the Past
• Too Many Drinks Spoil the Cook
• Winter
• Gateway to Heaven
• On Foot Through Chinatown
• Thoughts by the Fire
• Eternal Truth

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Collegeville, Pennsylvania


Ursinus College


Ursinus College, Collegeville, Pennsylvania, Lantern, literary magazine, poetry, fiction, creative nonfiction, pacifism, World War II, conscription, satire


Arts and Humanities | Creative Writing | Fiction | Illustration | Nonfiction | Poetry


Editor: Harry L. Showalter

Associate Editors: Mary Hyde, Nadine Sturges, Carol Swartley, Denton Herber, Winfield Smith, Gladys Heibel, Frank Hayatt, Joseph Chapline

Business Managers: John Rauhauser, Eva June Smith, Robert Luginbuhl

Faculty Advisers: Franklin I. Sheeder, Martin W. Witmer, Calvin D. Yost, Jr.

The Lantern Vol. 9, No. 1, December 1940



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