Who happened to george putman Amelia Earhart's husband?

He wrote several books about Amelia (Last Flight) (Soaring wings), and lived out the rest of his life as the publisher he was.l He remarried some years later, AE being declared legally dead in l943, in mid-war. He was at least ten years older than his aviatrix wife and he somewhat resembled Robert Ripley for looks, tall, distinguished eyeglass wearing. Well he was a man of the pen.