E.W. Howe

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Birthday
3, 1853
Birthplace
Indiana
Death Date
Oct 3, 1937 (84)
Birth Sign
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Birthday
3, 1853
Birthplace
Indiana
Death Date
Oct 3, 1937 (84)

About

An American novelist and newspaper editor, he founded such publications as E.W. Howe's Monthly and the Atchison Daily Globe. His published literary works include The Story of a Country Town (1883) and The Moonlight Boy (1900).

Before Fame

He became the owner of The Golden Globe, a Nebraska-based newspaper, when he was only nineteen years old.

Trivia

He became known for his witty editorials.

Family Life

He grew up in Wabash County, Indiana. He died in Atchison, Kansas at the age of eighty-four.

Associated With

His book, Ventures in Common Sense, featured a foreword by H. L. Mencken.