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us: Beatty, Jerome, Jr.

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  • Fuller Name

    • Jerome McKnight
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    • Birth Place

        (naf) New Rochelle (N.Y.)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Falmouth (Mass.)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) United States. Army
        • Affiliation Start: 1943
        • Affiliation End: 1946
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Science Fiction Writers of America
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) American Society of Journalists and Authors
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Authors' Guild (U.S.)
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        (lcsh) Authors
          (lcsh) Journalists
      • Sources

        • found: Sex rears its lovely head, 1956: title page (Jerome Beatty, Jr.)
        • found: The clambake mutiny: an undersea story, 1964: title page (Jerome Beatty, Jr.)
        • found: Contemporary Authors, via WWW, February 11, 2014 (Jerome Beatty, Jr.; born December 9, 1918 in New Rochelle, New York; Dartmouth College, B.A., 1939; U.S. Army, 1943-1946; interpreter attached to Chinese Army; Newark News, Newark, NJ, reporter, 1940-1943; Coronet, New York City, associate editor, 1946-1949; Pageant, New York City, associate editor, 1949-1952; Collier's, New York City, staff writer, 1952-1957; free-lance writer, beginning 1957; contributing editor and co-author of "Trade Winds" column, Saturday Review, 1957-1971; cartoon consultant, Esquire, 1957-1975; memberships: Science Fiction Writers of America, American Society of Journalists and Authors, Authors Guild)
        • found: Wikipedia, February 11, 2014 (Jerome Beatty, Jr. (December 9, 1916-July 31, 2002) was a 20th-century American author of children's literature; he was also an accomplished feature writer for magazines; Beatty served in the United States Army, achieving the rank of corporal, and is buried at the Massachusetts National Cemetery; Beatty's most popular works are the Matthew and Maria Looney books, a science fiction series for children, first published in the early 1960s)
        • found:, via WWW, February 11, 2014 (Jerome Beatty, Junior; Jerome M. Beatty, Jr.; Jerome McKnight Beatty; born December 9, 1916 in New Rochelle, New York; died July 31, 2002 in Falmouth, Massachusetts)
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