The New Generation of Classic Short Stories

Damon Runyon

Damon Runyon was born in Manhattan, Kansas, in 1880 and died in 1946. A newspaper journalist, he began his career as a sportswriter and later became a war correspondent for the Hearst papers. Runyon's short stories first appeared in American magazines during the 1930s, and many were adapted for the screen.

Stories by Damon Runyon published in Zoetrope: All-Story:
 The Idyll of Miss Sarah Brown, Vol. 6, No. 2