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Indiana authors and their books 1917-1966.
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STOUT, REX TODHUNTER: 1886-

Rex Todhunter Stout was born in Noblesville, Ind., on Dec. 1, 1886, the son of John Wallace and Lucetta Elizabeth Todhunter Stout. He was educated in the local public schools and married Fay Kennedy on Dec. 16, 1916. He married his second wife, Pola Hoffman, on Dee. 21, 1932. Stout worked successively as an office boy, clerk, bookkeeper, sailor, and hotel manager. He invented a successful school thrift system and served for two years in the U.S. Navy. A mystery story writer and the creator of Nero Wolfe, he began his career as a novelist in 1929. Stout did radio work, 1941-43, and was president of the Author's League, 1951-55.

Information from Who's Who in America.

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