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Wilbur Cross

Wilbur Cross, an author and editor living in Bronxville, New York, has written several books, mainly on historical topics. Among them are the American Heritage Junior Library Naval Battles and Heroes, and White House Weddings , published last November by McKay. His sources for this article include Frank Luther Mott’s American Journalism (Macmillan, 1950), W. A. Swanberg’s Citizen Hearst (Scribner, 1961), and, of course, The Story of Evangelina Cisneros, Told by Herself (Continental, 1897).

Articles by this Author

Being the thrilling account ot the capture, imprisonment, and rescue of one of history’s loveliest P.O.W.’s, and of how her plight kept the New York presses—and their editors—humming