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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Richard M. Gorman Powers  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Fiction

Born: 1921 in Chicago, Illinois

-- Richard M. Gorman Powers on WorldCat --

Illinois Connection

Born and raised in Chicago, Richard attended Loyola University and the University of Illinois.

Biographical and Professional Information

Richard Powers was a commercial illustrator of children's books and a painter. He illustrated for magazines including ''Life'' and the ''Saturday Evening Post''.

Published Works Expand for more information

Titles At Your Library

The cave dwellers in the Old Stone Age (Life long ago)

Coward-McCann. 1963