Arthur Henry Mee 1875-1943 journalist and prolific author. Originator and editor of The Children's Encyclopedia, The Children's Newspaper and The King's England born in Stapleford and attended school here
Arthur Henry Mee (21 July 1875 – 27 May 1943) was a British writer, journalist and educator. He is best known for The Harmsworth Self-Educator, The Children's Encyclopædia, The Children's Newspaper, and The King's England. He produced other works, usually with a patriotic tone, especially on the subjects of history or the countryside.