Born at Stamford, Connecticut, February 17, 1876. Graduated at Smith College
in 1898. She is chiefly known as a novelist and writer of short stories
in which field she has had conspicuous success. Among her
volumes of fiction are: "The Madness of Philip"; "Whom the Gods Destroyed";
"Margherita's Soul"; and "Open Market". Miss Daskam has done
but one volume of verse: "Poems", 1903.