U. City's Bravest and Kindest [NOOK Book]

Overview

George Nieman, an elderly developmentally challenged newspaper vendor, was found one morning on a suburb’s main drag, stabbed multiple times in the chest and throat. The depth of devotion of University City’s firefighters to George soon became apparent to the whole community. U. City’s Bravest and Kindest tells the moving true story of the UCFD’s 50-year friendship with George.
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U. City's Bravest and Kindest

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Overview

George Nieman, an elderly developmentally challenged newspaper vendor, was found one morning on a suburb’s main drag, stabbed multiple times in the chest and throat. The depth of devotion of University City’s firefighters to George soon became apparent to the whole community. U. City’s Bravest and Kindest tells the moving true story of the UCFD’s 50-year friendship with George.
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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940000836750
  • Publisher: Eileen P. Duggan
  • Publication date: 3/21/2010
  • Sold by: Smashwords
  • Format: eBook
  • File size: 88 KB

Meet the Author

Eileen P. Duggan is a freelance journalist, writer and editor based in St. Louis, Missouri.She won First Place in the 2010 Missouri Professional Communicators Communications Contest—Writing for the Web, Feature Article (read it free at stlbeacon.org/content/view/8199/227/). She also won an Honorable Mention for her essay, "The Dead Lady's Stuff" in the 78th Annual (2009) Writer's Digest Writing Competition. "The Dead Lady's Stuff" appears in the December 2010 issue of Toasted Cheese Literary Journal. tclj.toasted-cheese.com/2010/10-4/duggan.htmShe is shopping to agents a novel written during the 2010 National Novel Writing Month.OTHER WORKS:The Marathon From Hell (story of the 1904 Olympic Marathon). Marathon and Beyond Magazine, 2004.marathonandbeyond.com/choices/duggan.htmlPianoFest has winning line-upSaint Louis Beacon, 11/3/09.stlbeacon.org/content/view/12675/72/Vickie Newton: Fantasy to be TV anchor came true.St. Louis Journalism Review, 2008.thefreelibrary.com/Fantasy+to+be+TV+anchor+came+true.(Vickie+Newton+)(Interview)-a0193343923vnewtoncommunications.com/sljr.pdfReprinted and updated on Versatiliosity blog: dugganpubs.wordpress.com/nonfiction/vickie-newton-fantasy-to-be-tv-anchor-came-true/BOOKS EDITED:Late Cretaceous and Early Cenozoic History of Latin American Vegetation and Terrestrial EnvironmentsBy Alan Graham, 2010mbgpress.info/index.php?task=id&id=10062The Ladyslipper and I (Autobiography of botanist G. Ledyard Stebbins).mbgpress.info/index.php?task=id&id=07123&PHPSESSID=bf5bdb459a99bd1822537bb926ed77daBenjamin Smith Barton: Naturalist and Physician in Jeffersonian Americambgpress.info/index.php?task=id&id=07033CONTACT ME: DugganPubs[at]sbcglobal[dot]net
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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 14, 2012

    Touching

    More of a newstory writing style but an uplifting, touching read.

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