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Richard Ellington
[1914-1980]
Steve Drake, a former actor turned private investigator, based in New York City:

Shoot the Works (1948)
Finalist 1949 Edgar Award for Best First Novel

It’s a Crime (1948)

Stone Cold Dead (1950)

Exit for a Dame (1951)

Just Killing Time (1953)
APA: Shakedown (1955)