The Best Blessing
Other Plays by W. A. Poovey
Poovey, W. A. (aka William Arthur Poovey, American playwright, 1913-____), “The Best Blessing,”
a __-minute drama in English, set at a Thanksgiving Day table, 1975,
© 1975 by W. A. Poovey;
• in W. A. Poovey’s Celebrate with Drama: Dramas and Meditations for Six Special Days: Easter, Ascension Day, Pentecost, Mission Sunday, Fellowship Sunday, Thanksgiving (Minneapolis, Minnesota, U.S.A.: Augsburg Fortress Publishers, 1975), ISBN 0806614560, LCCN 74-14172, 128 pp.;
• script/rights available from Augsburg Fortress Publishers, 426 South 5th Street, Box 1209, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55440, U.S.A., telephone 800-328-4648, http://www.augsburgfortress.org/company/contactus.jsp.
• Cited in Play Index 1973-1977: An Index to 3,848 Plays, edited by Estelle A. Fidell (New York: The H. W. Wilson Company, 1978), ISSN 0554-3037, LCCN 64-1054, p. 263.
Host (m), _____; _____ (m), _____; _____ (f), _____; _____ (f), _____.
“Host of Thanksgiving Day feast ponders question of the world’s poor and starving with his guests, two medical students from Africa and South America.
Africa, host-guest relationship, hosting, philosophy, poor, South America, starvation, student, Thanksgiving Day.