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Dan Tyler Moore


Dan Tyler Moore, American writer.


Moore, Dan Tyler was born on February 1, 1908 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Son of Dan T. and Luvean Jones (Butler) Moore.


Bachelor of Science, Yale, 1931.


Chief counter-intelligence Office of Strategic Services, Middle East, 1943-1944. President Middle East Company, Cleveland, 1946-1948, China Company, Cleveland, 1946-1948. Assistant to president Intercontinental Hotels Corporation, Istanbul, Turkey, 1948-1950.

Freelance writer Cleveland Heights, Ohio, since 1950.


President Greater Cleveland Muscular Dystrophy Association, 1952-1965. Member executive committee Cuyahoga County Democratic Party, 1951-1970, member state executive committee, 1962-1965. Commissioner Ohio Federal Jury, 1961-1968.

Trustee, board directors Cleveland Museum Natural History. Board directors Near East College Association, Karamu Theatre, Cleveland Served with Army of the United States, 1942-1944. Member International Platform Association (director general emeritus).

Clubs: Metropolitan (Washington, District of Columbia). Yale (New York City). Union, Tavern, Skating and Rowfant (Cleveland).


Married Elizabeth Valley Oakes, March 12, 1932. Children: Luvean O. (Mistress Owens), Elizabeth Oakes (Mistress Thornton), Harriet (Mistress Lester Ballard), Dan Tyler III.