Joan Howard Maurer

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Joan Howard Maurer
BornJoan Howard
(1927-04-02) April 2, 1927 (age 91)
Brooklyn, New York, U.S.
OccupationWriter, actress
Years active1934–1980
Norman Maurer
(m. 1947; his death 1986)
RelativesMoe Howard (father)
Shemp Howard (paternal uncle)
Curly Howard (paternal uncle)

Joan Howard Maurer (born April 2, 1927) is the daughter of Moe Howard of the Three Stooges. She has written several books on the Three Stooges and appeared in a few films.

She was married to cartoonist/director Norman Maurer for 39 years until his death in 1986.

Maurer currently resides in Seattle, Washington, and regularly attends Three Stooges conventions held yearly in Fort Washington, Pennsylvania. Her sons, Michael Maurer and Jeffrey Scott (Maurer), are both animation writers.

Books by Joan Howard Maurer[edit]

  • The Three Stooges Book of Scripts ISBN 0-8065-1018-8; April 1984
  • Curly: An Illustrated Biography of the Superstooge ISBN 0-8065-1086-2; April 1985

Books co-authored by Joan Howard Maurer[edit]

All books originally published by Citadel Press.


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