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Sobol, Donald

The man behind the favorite detective of multiple generations, Leroy “Encyclopedia” Brown, was none other than author Donald Sobol, born October 4, 1924. After serving in the Army Corps of Engineers during WWII, Sobol worked as a copy boy for the New York Sun after graduating from Oberlin College in Ohio. He never seriously considered […]