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Burt L. Standish (1866–1945)


Burt L. Standish was the pen name used by writer Gilbert Patton, author of the popular Merriwell boys stories. See more trivia »

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 1936 The Adventures of Frank Merriwell (based on the stories by)

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Stories: "Frank Merriwell" (filmed as The Adventures of Frank Merriwell (1936)).

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Penned over 25,000,000 words in writing the Merriwell stories that sold 500 million copies between 1896 and 1931. See more »

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