When the Fishing Boats Come In

When the Fishing Boats Come In is a poem that L.M. Montgomery published in The Weekly Bouquet, a Boston periodical, presumably in its January 1899 issue. This version was reprinted, unsigned, in several newspapers later that year and in East and West: A Paper for Young Canadians, a Toronto periodical, in 1910. It also appears in A World of Songs: Selected Poems, 1894–1921.

Bibliography

Montgomery, L.M. “When the Fishing Boats Come In.” The Weekly Bouquet (Boston), [January 1899].

Also, unsigned, in Keyport (NJ) Weekly, 15 April 1899, 1.

Also, unsigned, in Star (Reynoldsville, PA), 26 April 1899, 3.

Also, unsigned, in Republican News Item (Laport, PA), 27 April 1899, 2.

Also, unsigned, in Daily Republican (Monongahela, PA), 2 May 1899, 2.

Also, unsigned, in Gadsden (AL) Tribune, 11 May 1899, 3.

Also, unsigned, in Free Press (Ozark, AL), 18 May 1899, 6.

Also, unsigned, in People’s Party Advocate (Ashland, AL), 22 June 1899, 1.

Also, unsigned, in Republican News Item (Laport, PA), 28 September 1899, 2.

Also in East and West: A Paper for Young Canadians (Toronto), 1 October 1910, 317.

Also in A World of Songs: Selected Poems, 1894–1921, 62–63.