Individual Author Record
Name: Scotty BowersPen Name: None Genre: Non-Fiction Other Audience: Adult; Born: 1924 in Illinois
-- Scotty Bowers on WorldCat -- http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=scotty+bowers
Illinois ConnectionBowers grew up in rural Illinois. In 1933, he moved to Chicago with his family.
Biographical and Professional InformationScotty Bowers fought in the Pacific, including at the Battle of Iwo Jima, as a paramarine in the Marine Corps during World War II. In 1946 he was pumping gas at a service station when he says Walter Pidgeon gave him $20 for a gay sexual encounter. Word spread, and in 1950 he stopped working at the service station. Bowers became well known in Hollywood for arranging sexual encounters for gay men, lesbians, bisexuals, and heterosexuals.
- Full Service: My Adventures in Hollywood and the Secret Sex Lives of the Stars, Grove Press, 2012 - written with Lionel Fruedberg