Author; college professor. Born– November 22, 1899, in Short Creek, Jefferson County, Ala. Parents– Lawrence James and Mary Frances Vines. Married– Alma Huey. Children– One. Education– University of Alabama, A.B.; Harvard, A.M. Taught English at Rice Institute (1925-27), University of Richmond (1928-29) and Shorter College (1931-32). Published stories in Atlantic Monthly and Southern Review. Died May 30, 1981.
Who Was Who Among North American Authors, 1921-1939; The Alabama Librarian, Jan. 1952.
This Green Thicket World. Boston; Little, Brown, 1934.
A River Goes With Heaven. Boston; Little, Brown, 1930.