McNulty, John Augustine

McNulty, John Augustine

(1895–1956) journalist, author; born in Lawrence, Mass. A longtime reporter, he launched a new career writing stories and articles especially for the New Yorker, after the success of his 1941 story "Atheist Hit by a Truck."
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