Turk Smith, American writer.
Smith, Turk was born on June 24, 1917 in Detroit, Michigan, United States. Son of Talbot Truxtun and Constance (Fitch) Smith.
Student, University Arizona, 1935—1938.
Reporter & feature writer Arizona Republic, Phoenix, 1952—1984, automotive columnist, 1964—1984. Correspondent Newsweek, 1952—1964, United States Information Agency, 1952—1979.
Contributor articles to magazines.
Married Leslie Collie, April 4, 1942 (deceased 1972). Children: Talbot Truxtun III, Chopeta Constance.