Reporter for the Abilene Reporter, 1906-1911. Reporter Corpus Christi (Texas) Democrat, 1911-1912, managing editor, 1912-1913. Successively reporter, telegraph editor, city editor, news editor Houston (Texas) Chronicle, 1914-1920, managing editor, 1920-1923.
Free lance writer, on staff McClure’s magazine and various other publications 1923-1926. One of founders of Abilene News (morning), 1926. Managing editor, Abilene Reporter-News (morning-afternoon), 1926-1936.
Editor and chairman editorial board West Texas Today (monthly magazine). One of organizers and owners of Texas Publishers Association, public a group of daily newspapers. Radio news commentator, Texas State Network, 1938-1939.
Activities and public relations director West Texas Chamber of Commerce since June 1, 1939. Past president West Texas Press Association. Ex-president Managing Editors Association of Texas.