Palmer Peterson, known to members of the National Puzzlers' League as 'Sherlock Holmes', was the greatest formist of all time. Peterson died in June 1979, and a memorial article to him appeared in the February 1980 Word Ways.
"Updating Palmer Peterson?,"
Word Ways: Vol. 14
, Article 18.
Available at: http://digitalcommons.butler.edu/wordways/vol14/iss2/18