The New International Encyclopædia/Bowker, Richard Roger
BOWKER, Richard Roger (1848—). An American editor and writer. He was born in Salem, Mass., and graduated at the College of the City of New York in 1868. He was a leader in the Independent Republican or ‘Mugwump’ movement in 1879. His publications include Work and Wealth; Economics for the People; Copyright: Its Law and its Literature, and the Annual American Literary Index.