Frederic Ogden Nash (August 19, 1902 – May 19, 1971) was an American poet well known for his light verse, of which he wrote over 500 pieces. With his unconventional rhyming schemes, he was declared the country's best-known producer of humorous poetry.
Birth and Death Data: Born August 19th, 1902 (New York), Died May 19th, 1971 (Baltimore)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1933 - 1942
Roles Represented in DAHR: author, speaker
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||BS-77654||10-in.||9/13/1933||Quartet for prosperous love children||Four Prominent So and Sos||Male vocal quartet, with piano||author|
|Victor||BS-77655||10-in.||9/13/1933||Quartet for prosperous love children||Four Prominent So and Sos||Male vocal quartet, with piano||author|
|Victor||BS-046466||10-in.||1/19/1940||The strange case of the pleasing taxi driver||The Koralites||Dramatic scene||author|
|Victor||BS-046468||10-in.||1/19/1940||Coffee with the meal||The Koralites||Dramatic scene||author|
|Victor||BS-046469||10-in.||1/19/1940||Mrs. Marmaduke Moore||The Koralites||Dramatic scene||author|
|Victor||BS-046470||10-in.||1/19/1940||Pari-mutuels||The Koralites||Dramatic scene||author|
|Decca||71145||10-in.||7/22/1942||The individualist ; Two and one are a problem||Ogden Nash||speaker|
|Decca||71146||10-in.||7/22/1942||Traveler's rest ; The husband's lament||Ogden Nash||speaker|
|Decca||71147||10-in.||7/22/1942||Bankers are just like anybody else ; Seven miles to Joe's place||Ogden Nash||speaker|
|Decca||71148||10-in.||7/22/1942||I have it on good authority ; Seaside serenade||Ogden Nash||speaker|
|Decca||71149||10-in.||7/22/1942||The drop of a hat ; One third of a calendar ; Just be quiet and nobody will||Ogden Nash||speaker|
|Decca||71150||10-in.||7/22/1942||The common cold ; Isn't nature wonderful||Ogden Nash||speaker|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Nash, Ogden," accessed July 28, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102603.
Nash, Ogden. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved July 28, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102603.
"Nash, Ogden." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 28 July 2021.
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