Rufus Jarman

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Mr. Jarman, a former newspaperman and staff member of The New Yorker and the Saturday Evening Post , is an instructor at the Famous Writers School in Westport, Connecticut. He wrote “The Great Racetrack Caper,” which appeared in our August, 1968, issue.

Articles by this Contributor

August 1968

The bookies had to get racing data from paddock to betting parlor. All at once some very shady characters began showing up at the entrance to the track

October 1969

“Come immediately … Nothing like it in a lifetime!” an exalted customer telegrapheds wife after hearing the opening number of the National Peace Jubilee in 1869