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Wallace, (Richard Horatio) Edgarlocked

(1875–1932)
  • David Glover

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Wallace, (Richard Horatio) Edgar (1875–1932), writer, was born on 1 April 1875 at 7 Ashburnham Grove, Greenwich, London, and was legally registered as the son of Walter Wallace, comedian, and Mary Jane (Polly) Wallace, previously Richards, née Blair (1843–1903). He was in fact, however, the illegitimate son of ...

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