Urbanus Edmund Baughman
(1905 - 1978) was the chief of the United States Secret Service
between 1948 and 1961, under Presidents Truman
, and Kennedy
Baughman was the first Secret Service Chief to pen a memoir concerning the office he held, which was entitled Secret Service Chief which was a veritable tell-all on the intricacies and inner workings of the Secret Service and it's evolution from a counterfeit detection department to the presidential protection unit.
Mr. Baughman appeared on the show "What's My Line," during the 1950s (exact date unknown), the week before he was to be honored by the White House and would appear in "Life Magazine."