red in 1903, and A Garden with House Attached in 1904. Four of these books were written after she was seventy-eight years of age and the last one in her eighty-third year.
Mary B. Carret, whose childhood was spent alternately between the Island of Cuba and the Royall House, wrote, in 1899, The Little Hero of Matanzas.
Louise Winsor Brooks made one of the wisest and most delightful books for children ever written, accessible to English readers by translating Heidi from the German of Johanna Spyri.
She also translated Veronica and Rico and Wiseli by the same author.
Mabel G. Foster, at one time a Medford school teacher, has written a novel of the Italian quarter called The Heart of the Doctor, and essays on Italian life and literature, art and history.
Mary Augusta Kellogg is the author of Leo Dayne, a novel.
Amy Woods has written many magazine articles, and in 1905 a book called Mr. Penwiper's Fairy Godmother.
Marion K. Loud, another young woman born in Medford, is t