Parkhurst, Susan McFarland [Parkhurst, Mrs E.A. ]
- Judith Tick
(b Leicester, MA, June 5, 1836; d Brooklyn, NY, May 4, 1918). American composer . She composed popular songs and parlour piano solos during the 1860s. A skilful writer, she gained most recognition for songs on such topical themes as temperance and abolition. Father’s a drunkard and mother is dead...