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Charles Worley Fisher

Charles Worley Fisher, American editor. Television consultant Trenton (New Jersey) Board Education, 1972-1981; advisor Friends of Hildene, Manchester, Vermont, 1985-1989; actor Oldcastle Theatre Company, Bennington, Vermont, 1987-1988, Williamstown Theatre Festival, 1993, 94, 95, 97; performing arts chair Southern Vermont art Center, Manchester, 1989-1993.

Background

  • Fisher, Charles Worley was born on July 30, 1917 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Charles Worley and Emily (Kohler) Fisher.

  • Education

    • Loyola College (Bachelor of Arts, 1938). University of Maryland (Juris Doctor, 1947).

    Career

    • European Theatre of Operations 9th Infantry Division, 1942-1945. Division special service officer, 1945. With Benton & Bowles, Incorporated, New York York City, 1946-1965.

      Director daytime radio programs, 1948-1952. Director television programs, 1951-1956.

      Chairman, Maryland Health Services Cost Review Committee, since 1986.

      Member, Maryland Judicial Disabilities Commission since 1986.

    Works

    • Producer: (television shows) As the World Turns, 1956-1960, The Edge of Night, 1960-1965, Another World, 1965, Hidden Faces, 1970. Editor: Hagerstown (Maryland) Town & Country Almanack, 1973-2001, editor emeritus, since 2001. Co-author, director: (motion picture) Washington Crossing the Delaware, 1967.Co-producer: Taconic Music Theatre, Manchester, Vermont, 1988-1989. Freelance theatrical director, audio-visual consultant.

    Membership

    Television consultant Trenton (New Jersey) Board Education, 1972-1981. Advisor Friends of Hildene, Manchester, Vermont, 1985-1989. Actor Oldcastle Theatre Company, Bennington, Vermont, 1987-1988, Williamstown Theatre Festival, 1993, 94, 95, 97.

    Performing arts chair Southern Vermont art Center, Manchester, 1989-1993.

    Connections

    • Married Mary McCain Wilcox, November 28, 1941. Children: Linda Fisher Eveland, Mary Emily Fisher Vigna, Charles Worley Junior, Anthony Hay, Lisa McCain Fisher Brown.
    • father: Charles Worley Fisher
    • mother: Emily (Kohler) Fisher
    • spouse: Mary McCain Wilcox
    • children: Linda Fisher Eveland Fisher
    • Mary Emily Fisher Vigna Fisher
    • Charles Worley Junior Fisher
    • Anthony Hay Fisher
    • Lisa McCain Fisher Brown Fisher
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    Born July 30, 1917
    Died March 25, 2002
    (aged 84)
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    • 1935
      Mercersburg Academy
    • 1940
      Haverford College
    • 1942 - 1945
      European Theatre of Operations 9th Infantry Division
    • 1945
      division special service officer
    • 1946 - 1965
      With Benton & Bowles
    • 1948 - 1952
      director, daytime radio programs
    • 1951 - 1956
      director, television programs

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      • Producer: (television shows) As the World Turns, 1956-1960, The Edge of Night, 1960-1965, Another World, 1965, Hidden Faces, 1970. Editor: Hagerstown (Maryland) Town & Country Almanack, 1973-2001, editor emeritus, since 2001. Co-author, director: (motion picture) Washington Crossing the Delaware, 1967. Co-producer: Taconic Music Theatre, Manchester, Vermont, 1988-1989. Freelance theatrical director, audio-visual consultant.
      • Producer: (television shows) As the World Turns, 1956-1960, The Edge of Night, 1960-1965, Another World, 1965, Hidden Faces, 1970. Editor: Hagerstown (Maryland) Town & Country Almanack, 1973-2001, editor emeritus, since 2001. Co-author, director: (motion picture) Washington Crossing the Delaware, 1967.Co-producer: Taconic Music Theatre, Manchester, Vermont, 1988-1989. Freelance theatrical director, audio-visual consultant.
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