Bill Sloan is a former investigative reporter and feature writer for the "Dallas Times Herald, " where he was nominated for the Pulitzer Prize. The author of a dozen books, he lives in Dallas, Texas.
Jim McEnery served in the 1st Marine Division's famed K-3-5 rifle company in World War II and fought in three major campaigns against the Japanese. After the war, he moved to New Jersey and worked at Rutgers University until retirement. He passed away in September 2012.