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Arnold Dornfeld

Born: 1907 in Chicago, Illinois
Pen Name: None

Connection to Illinois: Arnold was a life long Chicagoan.

Biography: In 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.'


Primary Literary Genre(s): History; Non-Fiction

Primary Audience(s): Adult readers

Arnold Dornfeld on WorldCat :

Selected Titles

"Hello, Sweetheart, get me Rewrite!" :
ISBN: 0897332628 OCLC: 16753419

Academy Chicago, Chicago, Ill. : 1988, ©1983.

Behind the front page :
ISBN: 0897330706 OCLC: 9643798

Academy Chicago, Chicago, Ill. : ©1983.