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Jack Eccleston Kennon

Jack Eccleston Kennon, American newspaper executive. Member City Council of Cleveland Heights, O.; Member Ohio Legislative Corresponding Association, American Society Newspaper.

Background

  • Kennon, Jack Eccleston was born on March 15, 1902 in Cleveland. Son of William and LuZetta (Eccleston) Kennon.

  • Education

    • Student Michigan State College, 1920-1924. Bachelor of Arts, Univercity Illinois, 1925.

    Career

    • With The Cleveland News, since 1926, successively general assignment reporter, politics editor, editorial page columnist, Washington correspondent, Ohio legislative correspondent, associate editor and chief editorial writer, since 1952.

    Works

    • Editorial Writers, Cleveland Chamber of Commerce, Sigma Delta Chi.

    Membership

    Member City Council of Cleveland Heights, O. Member Ohio Legislative Corresponding Association, American Society Newspaper. Clubs: National Press (Washington).

    Connections

    • Married Dorothy Rutka, March 1, 1930. Children: Victoria, Jolyon.
    • father: William Kennon
    • mother: LuZetta (Eccleston) Kennon
    • spouse: Dorothy Rutka
    • children: Victoria Kennon
    • Jolyon Kennon
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    Born March 15, 1902
    Died April, 1961
    (aged 59)
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