Pitrone, Jean Maddern

views updated

PITRONE, Jean Maddern

PITRONE, Jean Maddern. American, b. 1920. Genres: Biography. Career: Writers' Digest School, Cincinnati, editorial associate, 1967-83. Publications: Trailblazer: Negro Nurse in the American Red Cross; The Touch of His Hand; Chavez: Man of the Migrants; Myra: The Life and Times of Myra Wolfgang, Trade-Union Leader, 1980; The Dodges: The Auto Family, Fortune and Misfortune, 1981; Jean Hoxie: The Robin Hood of Tennis, 1985; Tangled Web: Legacy of Auto Pioneer John F. Dodge, 1989; Hudson's: Hub of America's Heartland, 1991; Take It from the Big Mouth: The Life of Martha Raye, 1999; F.W. Woolworth and the American Five and Dime: A Social History, 2002. Address: 3878 Pare Lane, Trenton, MI 48183, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]