Re: RARA-AVIS: Great Article on Goodis

From: Allan Guthrie (
Date: 12 Aug 2008

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    Yeah, it's widespread all right. But yet in 1991 in Philadelphia Magazine,
    ('Goodis Triumphant'), we're told that Goodis 'didn't drink' and 'died of a heart attack.' Curious how that information came to change so long after his death.


    ----- Original Message ----- From: "Stephen Burridge" <>

    > Bill Pronzini's introduction to the 2007 Millipede Press edition of
    > "Nightfall", which I read a couple of weeks ago, says that Goodis died of
    > cirrhosis of the liver. I see Imdb's brief bio also gives the same cause
    > of
    > death. Clearly a widespread misconception.

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