Alfred Damon Runyon (October 4, 1880 – December 10, 1946) was an American newspaperman and short-story writer.. He was best known for his short stories celebrating the world of Broadway in New York City that grew out of the Prohibition era. To New Yorkers of his generation, a "Damon Runyon character" evoked a distinctive social type from the Brooklyn or Midtown demi-monde.
Alfred Damon Runyon (October 4, 1880 – December 10, 1946) was an American newspaperman and writer. Damon Runyon was born as Alfred Damon Runyan to a family of newspapermen in Manhattan, Kansas.
More Than Somewhat (1937). This quotation is associated with Runyon, but the Chicago Tribune, 10 May 1936, printed the following: "'The race is not always to the swift, nor the battle to the strong, but that is the way to bet,' as Hugh Keough used to say." Keough was a Chicago journalist ...
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Damon Runyon: Damon Runyon, American journalist and short-story writer, best known for his book Guys and Dolls, written in the regional slang that became his trademark. At age 14 Runyon enlisted in the U.S. Army and was sent to the Philippines in the Spanish-American War. After the war he wrote for Western
Damon Runyon has 90 books on Goodreads with 10820 ratings. Damon Runyon’s most popular book is Guys and Dolls. Damon Runyon has 90 books on Goodreads with 10820 ratings. Damon Runyon’s most popular book is Guys and Dolls. Damon Runyon has 90 books on Goodreads with 10820 ratings. Damon Runyon’s most popular book is Guys and Dolls.
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Damon Runyan, Actor: Gangland Undercover. Damon Runyan is an actor and director, known for Gangland Undercover (2015), Star Trek: Discovery (2017) and Degrassi: The Next Generation (2001). He is married to Jodie Dowdall.
Damon Runyon Theater is an American TV program that aired in 1955 and 1956. It presented dramatized versions of Damon Runyon's short stories. In this episode, Hi-C Homer and Broadway find themselves at a barbecue stand during a Florida storm. An ex-wife, two bad guys, and $50,000 in cash make a good barbecue sauce!