The Unanswered Question
Father of Temperance Murphy
Ashley Murphy is an adventurer, soldier, and entrepreneur. He is the father of Temperance Murphy.
During the 1930s he was a frequent companion of the adventuress Ruby Fitzgibbons Cuevas, with whom he fathered Temperance. In the late 1930s he settled down somewhat and devoted himself to raising his daughter along with his new wife, “Jackie” Murphy.
During World War II he offered his services to the United States, eventually receiving the rank of Colonel in the Marine Corps. He specialized in the development of amphibious assault techniques.
After the war he created a highly successful series of mobile camping trailers.