|Born||Gilmore Harley Hartzog|
May 14, 1932
St. Louis, Missouri
He served in the United States Armed forces in Japan and Korea.
He was an original member of the St. Louis Magical Heritage Award committee along with: Robert Cole, Roger Linden, Harry Monti, and David Snetsinger.
The first awards were presented to one living recipient and eleven posthumously at a banquet held on January 21, 1995.
In 2003 he moved to Pensacola, Florida.