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Frank L. Taylor

Frank L. Taylor, newspaper publisher. Member Advertising Federation American (director), Brand Names Foundation (chairman planning committee 1959), Navy League, Newcomen Society.

Background

  • Taylor, Frank L. was born on December 31, 1900 in Nova Scoti. Son of Robert Twining and Annie (Conrad) Taylor.

  • Education

    • Began as Western Canadian reporter for Patriot de l’Ouest, Prince Albert, Saskatchewan, 1920. Editor public directories in Western Canada, 1921-1922. Joined advertising staff Seattle Star, 1922, successively, manager N.W. Newspaper Association, editor, public Richmond Beach Herald and Richmond Highland Herald, nat. advertising manager Seattle Star, nat. advertising director Scripps League Newspapers, business manager, later public Spokane Press, public Portland News-Telegram, assistant pub, editor Seattle Star, public Seattle Star.

      Public Milwaukee Sentinel, 1943-1954. Vice-president, director Hearst Corporation, 1946-1954. Executive vice president New York Herald Tribune, 1955-1959.

      Director Press Wireless, Inc. Director-at-large, member Executive Committee American Cancer Society. Member Great New York Committee National Fund for Medical Education Trustee Ducks Unlimited.

    Career

    • Editor public directories in Western Can. Director Scripps League Newspapers, bus. Director Press Wireless, Inc.

    Works

    • Authors (London).

    Membership

    Member Advertising Federation American (director), Brand Names Foundation (chairman planning committee 1959), Navy League, Newcomen Society. Clubs: National Republican, Overseas Press (New York City).

    Connections

    • Married Claire Davis. Children: Frank L., Robert Twining, June (Mistress.
    • father: Robert Twining Taylor
    • mother: Annie (Conrad) Taylor
    • spouse: Claire Davis
    • children: Frank L. Taylor
    • Robert Twining Taylor
    • June (Mrs Taylor
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    Born December 31, 1900
    Died August, 1962
    (aged 61)