A twentieth-century American writer, he is most widely known for the Tuddleton Trotter Series as well as the Marceau Series. His densely-plotted books contain components of hysterical realism. He started publishing tales in pulp publications when he is at his mid-teens. He later on graduated from your Illinois Institute of Technology having a level in electrical executive. At one stage, his mother experienced him focused on an crazy asylum. He was raised in Chicago. He wedded Hazel Goodwin in 1919. His books affected the task of Neil Geiman.