Weird Tales/Volume 30/Issue 4/After Two Nights of the Ear-ache
|←The Purple Cincture||After Two Nights of the Ear-ache (1937)
|The Eyrie →|
|From Weird Tales, Volume 30, Issue 4. Credited to "Francis Hard"; a pseudonym of the Weird Tales editor Farnsworth Wright according to the Internet Speculative Fiction Database.|
|After Two Nights of the|
Most gentle Sleep! Two nights I wooed in vain;
|This work is in the public domain in the United States because it was legally published within the United States (or the United Nations Headquarters in New York subject to Section 7 of the United States Headquarters Agreement) before 1964, and copyright was not renewed.
The author died in 1940, so this work is also in the public domain in countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 70 years or less. This work may also be in the public domain in countries and areas with longer native copyright terms that apply the rule of the shorter term to foreign works.
Works published in 1937 would have had to renew their copyright in either 1964 or 1965, i.e. at least 27 years after it was first published / registered but not later than 31 Decemberin the 28th year. As it was not renewed, it entered the public domain on 1 January 1966 .