McGiffin, Philo Norton

About the author

Philo Norton McGiffin (1900–64) was born in New York. He became a professor of English at Arlington State College. He worked as a journalist for papers in New York and Florida, and during World War II, became a radio news analyst and commentator for the Texas Quality Network. He wrote several books for children, amongst which was The Domino Horse, published in 1958.

Finding the book
Reasonably easy to find.

Links and sources
Biographical information from Texas State Historical Association
Many thanks to Lisa Catz for the photograph.

Bibliography (horse books only)

The Domino Horse

D McKay Co, New York, 1958, 182 pp

I know nothing about this book, apart from the fact it features a leopard appaloosa. If anyone can provide an idea of the story I’d be really grateful.