Frederick Vanderwader (1890-1968)

Frederick Vanderwader – Dummerston

Frederic Franklyn Vanderwader was an American journalist and writer. He was an honorary sergeant in the New York State Troopers. In 1924, he travelled in the West Indies investigating and reporting about rum pirates and Chinese smugglers. He wrote for Harper’s magazine.  He wrote short stories for pulp fiction magazines such as Collier’s. List of titles includes: “Glory-hunter; a life of General Custer”,
“Rudyard Kipling’s Vermont feud”,   “Horsemen of the law”, “Grey riders; the story of the New York state troopers”,  “Wings of the Morning”, 1955


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