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James D. Horan, American author. Recipient award Mystery Writers of America, 1957, Westerners Buffalo award, 1960, Gold Typewriter award New York Press Club, 1960, honorable mention, 1962, award New Jersey Teachers English, 1962, Page One citation American Newspaper Guild, 1961.

Background

Horan, James D. was born on July 27, 1914 in New York City. Son of Eugene and Elizabeth (Schaub) Horan.

Education

Student, Drake College, Jersey City. Student, Writing Center, New York University.

Career

Novelist, historian; retired assistant managing editor, Sunday editor, special events editor New York Journal American, New York City.

Works

Membership

Member Westerners (co-founder New York Corral), New York Civil War Round Table (past president), New York Press club, Writers Guild American, American Newspaper Guild. M C.

Connections

Married Gertrude Dorrity, September 4, 1938. Children: Patricia, Brian, Gary, James C.

father:
Eugene Horan

mother:
Elizabeth (Schaub) Horan

spouse:
Gertrude Dorrity

children:
Patricia Horan

Brian Horan

Gary Horan

James C. Horan