Woman of the Century/Emily Whitfield Croom Bellamy

Woman of the Century
Emily Whitfield Croom Bellamy

BELLAMY, Mrs. Emily Whitfield Croom, novelist, born in Quincy, Fla., 17th April, 1839. She was educated in Springer Institute, New York City. She taught in a female seminary in Eutaw, Ala., for several years. Mrs. Bellamy has written under the pen-name "Kampa Thorpe," "Four Oaks" (New York, 18671, and "Little Joanna" (New York. 1876). Besides her novels she has written many short prose articles and poems for the periodical press. Mrs. Bellamy now resides in Mobile, Ala.