- Michael Solomonson
Armstrong, Paul (25 April 1869–30 August 1915), playwright, was born in Kidder, Missouri, the son of Richard Armstrong, a steamship businessman, and Harriet Scott. Armstrong’s family settled in Bay City, Michigan, where he finished high school. By the age of twenty-one he had become a licensed master of steam vessels on the Great Lakes. He eventually became the purser of a steamship....