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Old 09-27-2016, 10:38 PM
Biffy the Elephant Shrew Biffy the Elephant Shrew is offline
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Originally Posted by Ukulele Ike View Post
Oh, hell. I was a crime fiction editor from the early '80s into the early aughts. My authors were constantly using my surname in their novels.

James Ellroy, for one, had a Police Commissioner Malloy in THE BLACK DAHLIA (1987), and a prominent Central Avenue jazz club called "Malloy's Nest" in THE BIG NOWHERE and L.A. CONFIDENTIAL.
Ever work with Joan Hess?