Born in Baltimore, Maryland, January 9, 1856. Educated in the schools
of that city. She has been for many years a teacher of English
in West High School of Baltimore. Her volumes of verse are:
"A Branch of May", 1887; "A Handful of Lavender", 1891; "A Quiet Road", 1896;
"A Wayside Lute", 1909. Miss Reese has a lyric gift unique in its
strict Saxon simplicity. Her work has an early, Old-World flavor,
a quaintness, a magic of phrase that renders it wholly individual.