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Paul Gallico

Paul Gallico, photographed by Carl Van Vechten, 1937
Born (1897-07-26)July 26, 1897
New York City, New York, U.S.
Died July 15, 1976(1976-07-15) (aged 78)
Monaco
Occupation Novelist, short story and sports writer
Spouse(s) Alva Thoits Taylor (5 September 1921 – 1934) (divorced)
Elaine St. Johns (12 April 1935 – 1936) (divorced)
Pauline Gariboldi (1939 – 1939) (divorced)
Virginia von Falz-Fein (19 July 1963 – 15 July 1976) (his death)

Nobody's a natural. You work to get good and then work to get better. It's hard to stay on top.
Paul Gallico
No game in the world is as tidy and dramatically neat as baseball, with cause and effect, crime and punishment, motive and result, so cleanly defined.
Paul Gallico
Kittens can happen to anyone.
If there is any larceny in a man, golf will bring it out.