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William Porter
(1862-1910)


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Short story writer under the name 'O. Henry'.[16]
Removed to Texas and became a bank-teller, and in 1894, 'borrowed' money for which he was jailed from 1898-1901.[16]
Started to write short stories during his imprisonment.[16]

Place of birth: Greensboro, North Carolina[16]


 

 

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