The Death of Jack London – 22 November 1916

Posted on November 21st, 2013 by The British Newspaper Archive

Jack London (aka John Griffith Chaney), author of Call of the Wild and White Fang, died at Glen Ellen in California on 22 November 1916 – he was 40.

To mark the day, here is a detailed newspaper tribute to Jack London that was published the day after he died.

historical newspaper report on jack london

historical newspaper report on jack london

The Liverpool Echo – 23 November 1916

http://www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk/viewer/bl/0000271/19161123/025/0005