The Lantern Literary Magazines, 1933 to Present



Download Full Text (3.2 MB)


• A Peek Through a Byberry Window
• Fragment
• My Grudge Against the Fiction Detective
• Haunting Refrain
• The World and I
• They Said
• The Brook
• "By Their Fruits Ye Shall Know Them": 1944 Fogel Prize Essay
• Why
• Green Leaf
• Night Drama
• In That Same Hour
• The Greeks Had a Word For It
• The Call of War
• The Promise of a Pearl
• The Apiary

Publication Date



Collegeville, Pennsylvania


Ursinus College


Ursinus College, Collegeville, Pennsylvania, Lantern, literary magazine, poetry, fiction, creative nonfiction, Byberry, Philadelphia State Hospital for Mental Diseases, detective fiction, mystery writing, Pennsylvania Germans, folklore, Pennsylvania Dutch, dialect, literature


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


Editor: Henry K. Haines

Associate Editors: Elizabeth J. Cassatt, Beverly Cloud, Faith Cramer, Ethel Cunningham, Helen Gorson, Richard Hunter, Ruth Hydren, Constance Johnson, Arline Schlesser

Business Managers: Henriette Walker, Betty Jane Miller, Asst.

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

The Lantern Vol. 12, No. 3, June 1944



Rights Statement

In Copyright

In Copyright. URI:
This Item is protected by copyright and/or related rights. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use. For other uses you need to obtain permission from the rights-holder(s).


To view the content in your browser, please download Adobe Reader or, alternately,
you may Download the file to your hard drive.

NOTE: The latest versions of Adobe Reader do not support viewing PDF files within Firefox on Mac OS and if you are using a modern (Intel) Mac, there is no official plugin for viewing PDF files within the browser window.