ARN PAKHT (March 16, 1906-December 21, 1980)
He was born in Vishkove (Wyszków), Poland. He studied in religious elementary school. By trade he was a photographer. He spent WWII in Soviet Russia, later in a camp for survivors in Germany, before coming to the United States. In book form: Tsvey shtiber, roman (Two households, a novel) (New York: Tsiko, 1977), 252 pp., published earlier in installments in Algemeyner zhurnal (General journal) in New York. He died in New York.
Berl Kagan, comp., Leksikon fun yidish-shraybers (Biographical dictionary of Yiddish writers) (New York, 1986), col. 424.