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Poet ( art: literature)poet

Frank Aylsworth Lydic, American Poet ( art: literature)poet. Served in United States.Mcht. Marine, 1943-1948, 56-61.; Member Western Writers American (associate), Nebraska Writers Guild, Nebraska Poets Association (associate), Illinois State Poetry Society (president since 1983), Chicago Poets and Patrons, Little Big Horn Associates.

Background

Lydic, Frank Aylsworth was born on January 22, 1909 in Farnam, Nebraska, United States. Son of Robert Johnston and Lula Ethel (Aylsworth) Lydic.

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Kearney (Nebraska) State College, 1931.

Career

; children— Marcelle, Bernice Joy (deceased), Robert Norman. Married Nellie Snyder Yost, August 30, 1984. Teacher schools, California, 1931-1956.

Riverman various vessels MississippiRiver, from 1961. Now retired; delegate National Maritime Union Convention, 1966, 69, 72, 76, named union poet laureate, nat. convention, 1980.

Works

Membership

Served in United States.Mcht. Marine, 1943-1948, 56-61. Member Western Writers American (associate), Nebraska Writers Guild, Nebraska Poets Association (associate), Illinois State Poetry Society (president since 1983), Chicago Poets and Patrons, Little Big Horn Associates.

Connections

Married Florence Faye Meadows, July 2, 1934 (deceased 1984). Children: Marcelle, Bernice Joy(deceased), Robert Norman. Married Nellie Snyder Yost, August 30, 1984.

father:
Robert Johnston Lydic

mother:
Lula Ethel (Aylsworth) Lydic

spouse:
Florence Faye Meadows

spouse:
Nellie Snyder Yost

child:
Marcelle Lydic

child:
Bernice Joy Lydic (deceased)

child:
Robert Norman Lydic