U. City's Bravest and Kindest

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George Nieman, an elderly developmentally challenged newspaper vendor, was found one morning on a suburb’s main drag, stabbed multiple times in the chest and throat. The depth of devotion of University City’s firefighters to George soon became apparent to the whole community. U. City’s Bravest and Kindest tells the moving true story of the UCFD’s 50-year friendship with George.

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About Eileen P. Duggan

Eileen P. Duggan is a freelance journalist, writer and editor based in St. Louis, Missouri.

Her literary musical mystery novel, "The Not-Ready-for-Juilliard Players," was published in April 2016 by Rocking Horse Publishing. It is available in paperback and Kindle editions on Amazon, on request at any bookstore, and off the shelf at The Book House in the St. Louis area.

She wrote the location profiles and created the book design for "250 Years — 252 Cakes: The Definitive St. Louis 250th Anniversary Cake Book," by Matt Nolan, published in February 2015.

Duggan won First Place in the 2010 Missouri Professional Communicators Communications Contest—Writing for the Web, Feature Article (read it free at www.stlbeacon.org/content/view/8199/227/). She also won an Honorable Mention for her essay, "The Dead Lady's Stuff" in the 78th Annual (2009) Writer's Digest Writing Competition. "The Dead Lady's Stuff" appears in the December 2010 issue of Toasted Cheese Literary Journal. http://tclj.toasted-cheese.com/2010/10-4/duggan.htm

Duggan is shopping to agents and publishers another novel written during the 2013 National Novel Writing Month and is working on a detective series.


The Marathon From Hell (story of the 1904 Olympic Marathon). Marathon and Beyond Magazine, 2004.

"PianoFest has winning line-up"
Saint Louis Beacon, 11/3/09.

"Vickie Newton: Fantasy to be TV anchor came true"
St. Louis Journalism Review, 2008.
Reprinted and updated on Versatiliosity blog: http://dugganpubs.wordpress.com/nonfiction/vickie-newton-fantasy-to-be-tv-anchor-came-true/


"250 Years — 250 Cakes: The Definitive St. Louis 250th Anniversary Cake Book"
By Matt Nolan, 2015
Wrote location profiles and executed design and layout

"Late Cretaceous and Early Cenozoic History of Latin American Vegetation and Terrestrial Environments"
By Alan Graham, 2010

"The Ladyslipper and I" (Autobiography of botanist G. Ledyard Stebbins).

"Benjamin Smith Barton: Naturalist and Physician in Jeffersonian America"

CONTACT ME: DugganPubs[at]sbcglobal[dot]net
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C. J. Berry reviewed on Jan. 16, 2013

Sorry, I forgot the stars.
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C. J. Berry reviewed on Jan. 16, 2013
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This is a solid, well-researched piece of journalism. You get to know everybody involved on a human level. Duggan doesn't pump up anything for maudlin drama. She builds up the atmosphere, the people's personalities, the stories within the story very naturally. And no typos!
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