Lovecraft scholars will occasionally come across mention of the amateur journal Driftwind and the Driftwind Press. This is what the issues looked like (from a new eBay listing)…

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Chris Perridas also has other different covers on show, grabbed from eBay over the years.

The East Montpelier Historical Society has online a detailed historical essay on the magazine and its editor, including several photographs.

Find a Grave has other photographs of Walter J. Coates, from the family…

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His 250-copy limited edition of his own poetry, Mood Songs (1921), is now scanned and online. The Walter John Coates Papers are now held in the University of Vermont Libraries Special Collections.

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