Competition: US & Canada
As published in the Foundation’s Report for 1939–40:
BRICKELL, HERSCHEL: Appointed for creative writing; tenure, twelve months from a date to be determined.
Born September 13, 1889, at Senatobia, Mississippi. Education: University of Mississippi, A.B., 1910.
Newspaper reporter, editor and literary editor on the staffs of several newspapers.
Publications: Articles in New York Times, New York Evening Post, North American Review, Herald Tribune Books, Publishers’ Weekly.