Individual Author Record
Name: Arnold DornfeldPen Name: None Genre: History Non-Fiction Born: 1907 in Chicago, Illinois Sites:
Illinois ConnectionArnold was a life long Chicagoan.
Biographical and Professional InformationIn 1926, the Chicago native began covering crime for the City Press Association, now City News. He remained at City News, now jointly owned by the Tribune and the Sun-Times, for 44 years. In 1956, he became the night city editor. He may be best known, however, for his fixation on accuracy."If your mother says she loves you," he often said, "check it out."
Behind the Front Page: The Story of the City News Bureau of Chicago, Academy Chicago Publishers, 1983"Hello Sweetheart, Get Me Rewrite!": The Story of the City News Bureau of Chicago , Academy Chicago Publishers, 1988
Titles At Your Library
Behind the Front Page: The Story of the City News Bureau of Chicago
ISBN: 0897330706 Academy Chicago Pub. 1983 Traces the history of the City News Bureau from its beginnings in 1881 to the present and describes the experiences of its reporters
Hello Sweetheart Get Me A Rewrite
ISBN: 0897332628 Academy Chicago Publishers. 1988 The fascinating, often hilarious, story of the world's oldest continuallyrunning news agency, training ground for hundreds of successful writers, among them Mike Royko, Seymour Hersh, Kurt Vonnegut and Charles MacArthur.