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People/Characters: Franklin P. Adams

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Baseball: A Literary Anthology by Nicholas Dawidoff
The Making of Middle Brow Culture by Joan Shelley RubinF.P.A.
Memoirs of an Amnesiac by Oscar Levant

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Franklin Pierce Adams (November 15, 1881 – March 23, 1960) was an American columnist known as Franklin P. Adams and by his initials F.P.A.. Famed for his wit, he is best known for his newspaper column, "The Conning Tower", and his appearances as a regular panelist on radio's Information Please. A prolific writer of light verse, he was a member of the Algonquin Round Table of the 1920s and 1930s.

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