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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Don Sackrider  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Non-Fiction

Audience: Adult;

Born: Robinson, Illinois

-- Don Sackrider on WorldCat --

Illinois Connection

Sackrider was born in Robinson.

Biographical and Professional Information

Don Sackrider is a retired airline captain, was born in Robinson, Illinois. He was a friend of James Jones and became the second student in the Handy Writers' Colony after Jones. Along with the book listed below, Sackrider edited ''The Writings From the Handy Colony'' with George Hendrick and Helen Howe, the wife of "Tinks".

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Selected Titles At Your Library

James Jones and the Handy Writers' Colony
ISBN: 0809323656. OCLC Number:

Southern Illinois University Press. .