Dixon Lanier Merritt

Dixon Lanier Merritt Poems

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A Wonderful Bird Is The Pelican

A wonderful bird is the pelican
His bill can hold more than his belican
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Dixon Lanier Merritt Biography

Dixon Lanier Merritt (1879–1972) was an American poet and humorist. He was a newspaper editor for the Tennessean, Nashville's morning paper, and President of the American Press Humorists Association. He penned this well-known limerick in 1910.

The limerick, inspired by ...

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