Henry W. Clune's reflections on Rochester
Henry W. Clune's reflections on Rochester

Fictional character

Name: Henry W. Clune

Age: 31

Gender: Male

Race/Ethnicity: Caucasian

Profession: Newspaperman

Location: F3

Personal Traits. Skills, Abilities and Characteristics: Skilled writer, observer, and interviewer. Rochester booster. Tall. Clune is always on the hunt for a good story, especially one that shows how Rochester is as lovely, corrupt, and strange as any city in the world--if not more so.

Biography (ca. 1921): Clune grew up in an upper-middle-class family on Linden Street, briefly attended the prestigious Phillips Andover Academy, and began working at the Democrat and Chronicle newspaper when he was only 20 years old. In 1921, Clune marries Olympic swimmer Charlotte Boyle. He has recently returned from France, where he covered the American Expeditionary Force during the Great War. Clune's "Seen and Heard" newspaper column chronicles life in Rochester.