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Julius Fast, American writer, editor. Recipient Edgar, Mystery Writers America award, 1945. Served with Army of the United States, 1942-1946.

Background

Fast, Julius was born on April 17, 1919 in New York City. Son of Barnett Arthur and Ida (Miller) Fast.

Education

Bachelor, New York University, 1941.

Career

Senior writer, Smith, Kline & French Pharmaceuticals, Philadelphia, 1955-1957;chief department medical communications, Purdue Fredericks, New York City, 1957-1962;feature editor, Medical News, 1962-1963;senior editor, Medical World News, 1963-1964;editor, Ob-Gyn Observer, New York City, 1965-1975.

Works

Membership

Served with Army of the United States, 1942-1946.

Connections

Married Barbara Hewitt Sher, June 8, 1946. Children: Jennifer, Melissa, Timothy Hewitt.

father:
Barnett Arthur Fast

mother:
Ida (Miller) Fast

spouse:
Barbara Hewitt Sher

children:
Jennifer Fast

Melissa Fast

Timothy Hewitt Fast