Gordon Coogler Poetry Festival

On Saturday. November 3, T9B4, K4MJN will operate a special-event station in Blythewood SC to commemorate the birthplace of J. Gordon Coogler [1865-1901).

J, Gordon Coogler has been acclaimed by literary critics as the WORST practicing poet in US hlerary historyf His verses are now known as Coogterisms, as is any other work since that falls into that same critical disdain. Many literary societies of today award the Coogler Award for the worst published works of the year. But here in Blythewood {Populalion 93) we're very proud of our native son and celebrate his accomplishments with a festival and poetry contest,

K4 M JM wi 11 operate on or around 14.290 MHz from 1400Z to 1800Z and on or around 21.390 MHz from 1600Z to 220QZ. Join us!

All stations working K4MJN during this second annual festival will receive a handsome certificate with a photo of The Bard of Blythewood and some of his poetry. Sent* a large business-size SASE with your QSL and contact number to J. David Suggs K4MJN, Rt*3, Sox 154, Blythewood SC 29016,

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