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William R. Cox

14 March 1901 - 7 July 1988

William Robert Cox was born in Peapack-Gladstone, New Jersey. He was a prolific writer of short stories and Western and Mystery novels mainly for the pulp and paperback markets. He wrote under at least seven pseudonyms: Willard d'Arcy, Mike Frederic, John Parkhill, Joel Reeve, Wayne Robbins, Roger G. Spellman and Jonas Ward. According to his widow, Casey Collins Cox, he was writing his 81st novel on the day of his death in 1988 at age 87.

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March 31, 2017 Edited by Clean Up Bot add VIAF and wikidata ID
June 26, 2016 Edited by Hemanth Kumar added a link
January 18, 2009 Edited by caf21 Added pseudonyms, added fuller name, added to birth date, added death date, added wikipedia link, added bio
September 11, 2008 Edited by RenameBot fix author name
April 1, 2008 Created by an anonymous user initial import