SHORTEN, HARRY
 Source (some data)
  Robert Lemle, grandson of HARRY SHORTEN 2005
 Name and vital stats
  SHORTEN, HARRY [1914-91] (writer; editor; publisher)
 Pen names
  House name he may have used in comics: CLIFF CAMPBELL
 Education
  New York University
 Print Media (non-comics)
  Editor & Writer: Pulps [sports] Worked for John Goldwater and Louis Silberkleit from 1930s-80s> 30 31 32 32 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89
  Publisher & Owner: late-1950s-82 Leisure Books> 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82
  Publisher: 1960s-70s Midwood Tower Publications; Belmont paperbacks; soap opera magazines> 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79
  Writer: Books: How to Watch a Football Game, his first published work
 Performing Arts
  Creator: Daytime TV Soap Opera Awards early-1970s> 70 71 72 73
 Other career notes
  Athlete: Brief professional football career
 Syndication
  BITTER LAFF (wr/) 1944-46 panel> 44 45 46
  CRINGELY (wr/) 1946> 46
  THERE OUGHTA BE A LAW [daily] (wr/) 1946-70> 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70
 ARCHIE PUBLICATIONS
  ARCHIE (wr/) 1941> 41
  BLACK HOOD, THE (wr/) 1940-41> 40 41
  BOB PHANTOM (wr/) 1940> 40
  FIREFLY, THE (wr/) c1940-c41> 40 41
  GALAHAD (wr/) c1940-c41> 40 41
  GREEN FALCON (wr/) 1941> 41
  HANGMAN, THE (wr/) 1941> 41
  KALTHAR (wr/) 1940-c41> 40 41
  KARDAK, THE MYSTIC MAGICIAN (wr/) c1940-c41> 40 41
  KAYO WARD (wr/) c1940-c41> 40 41
  KEITH KORNELL (wr/) c1940-c41> 40 41
  SCARLET AVENGER (wr/) c1940-c41> 40 41
  SHIELD, THE (wr/) 1940-41> 40 41
  Support (man ed/) c1940-c56 shepherded beginning of ARCHIE> 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56
  WILBUR (wr/) c1940-c41> 40 41
  WIZARD (wr/) c1940-c41> 40 41
 CHARLTON COMICS
  Mystery / occult (wr/) 1952-57> 52 53 54 55 56 57
  War (wr/) 1952-57> 52 53 54 55 56 57
 GRAPHIC BOOKS
  MORE THERE OUGHTA BE A LAW~ (wr/) 1954/55> 54 55
  THERE OUGHTA BE A LAW~ (wr/) 1952/53/57/58/62> 52 53 57 58 62
 ST. JOHN PUBLISHING
  Science fantasy (wr/) 1953> 53
 TOWER COMICS
  Support (publ/pres/) 1965-69> 65 66 67 68 69