Farrell, Harry (Guy)

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FARRELL, Harry (Guy)

FARRELL, Harry (Guy). American, b. 1924. Genres: Criminology/True Crime, Local history/Rural topics, Documentaries/Reportage. Career: San Jose Mercury News, San Jose, CA, reporter, 1946-54, political editor, 1954-74, columnist, 1974-81, staff writer, 1981-86. Correspondent for Oakland Tribune, 1949-52; Fairchild Publications, 1953-56; and Long Beach Press-Telegram, 1959. Lecturer at San Jose State University, 1987. Publications: NONFICTION: Recon Diary: Combat History of the 79th Cavalry Reconnaissance Troop, 1946; San Jose-And Other Famous Places, 1983; The San Felipe Story, 1987; Swift Justice: Murder and Vengeance in a California Town, 1992; Shallow Grave in Trinity County, 1997. Address: 3138 Allenwood Dr, San Jose, CA 95148, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]

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