Novel: "The Robe" (filmed as
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[on George Bernard Shaw's 'Pygmalion'] Mr. Shaw's story now is as original as it was 3000 years ago.
Lutheran minister and author whose moralistic novels, while somewhat preachy by today's standards, were highly popular in the 1930's, as were several films adapted from them ("Magnificent Obsession," "White Banners"). Best known as the author of "The Robe."