Aitken, David Russell (M)

Poet. Alternative signature: “David R. Aitken.” The *Chambers’s Journal* Authors’ Book entry for his poem, published on 14 May 1881 and received on 15 October 1880, gives Aitken’s address as 26 Upper Port St, Southport (NLS Dep 341/294); the journal ledger entries list his address as 83 and 82 Portland St, Southport (10 December 1887, 11 May 1889; NLS Dep 341/369, 370). (AC)

Poems associated with this person

Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
Only 1881-05-14 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 7451
The Heart Shall Find Its Eden Yet 1887-12-10 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 12930
Beautiful for Ever 1889-05-11 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 13083
Summer in the Heart 1890-08-16 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 13154