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ROYSTER, SALIBELLE: 1895-

Salibelle Royster was born in Henderson County, Ky., on Aug. 7, 1895, the daughter of L. D. and Sallie Martin Royster. She received the A.B. and A.M. degrees from the University of Evansville and the A.M. degree and professional diploma in English from Columbia University. Miss Royster taught in the public schools of Henderson County, Ky., 1917-21. She became a resident of Evansville, Ind., in 1921 where she page: [528][View Page [528]] was a teacher and head of the English department at Reitz High School, 1940-62. From 1962 until her retirement in 1969 she was a member of the faculty of the University of Evansville. Her book Skyway to Poetry was awarded second place in the National League of American Penwomen poetry contest in 1968.

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