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James Edwin Clayton

Born: 1929 in Johnston City, Illinois
Pen Name: None

Connection to Illinois: James Clayton was born and raised in southern Illinois and received his B. S. from the University of Illinois.

Biography: Clayton's first job was as a reporter for the Southern Illinoisan in Carbondale, Il. He went on to work at the Washington Post.


Primary Literary Genre(s): Non-Fiction

Primary Audience(s): Adult readers

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