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Full Name: Arthur Kober
Biography:
(1900-1975) Playwright, author, humorist, screenwriter. Arthur Kober was born in the town of Brody in the Austro-Hungarian Empire, and died in Manhattan, New York.
Author's Timeline:
1934 (Unknown) County
Palooka
Mr. Kober, Jack Jevne, and Gertrude Purcell wrote the screenplay for the film, "Palooka." 
1975 New York County
Arthur Kober died at the Lenox Hill Hospital in Manhattan, New York, on June 12, 1975. 
1900 (Unknown) County
Arthur Kober was born in the town of Brody in Galicia, in what was then the Austro-Hungarian Empire, on August 25, 1900. 
1937 (Unknown) County
Having Wonderful Time
(Pub: Random House ISBN: )
A play about a Jewish summer resort that later became the musical "Wish You Were Here" in 1952. 
1941 (Unknown) County
My Dear Bella
(Pub: New York, NY: Random House ISBN: )
Humor. 
1935 (Unknown) County
Thunder Over the Bronx
(Pub: Simon-Schuster ISBN: )
Collection of stories. 
1939 (Unknown) County
Pardon Me for Pointing
(Pub: New York, NY: Simon & Schuster ISBN: )
Humor. 
1945 (Unknown) County
Parm Me
(Pub: Constable ISBN: )
Humor. 
1951 (Unknown) County
Bella, Bella Kissed a Fella
(Pub: Random House ISBN: )
Humor. 
1958 (Unknown) County
Oooh, What You Said!
(Pub: Simon & Schuster ISBN: )
Humor. 
1937 (Unknown) County
That Man is Here Again: The Adventures of a Hollywood Agent
(Pub: Random House ISBN: )
Humor. 
1935 (Unknown) County
Ginger
Screenplay. 
? Bronx County
As a youngster, Mr. Kober first lived in Harlem in Manhattan, New York, and then in the Bronx, New York. 

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