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Thomas Martin Hederman

Thomas Martin Hederman, American publishing executive (newspaper). award Miss. Member Mississippi Press Association (past president), American Society Newspaper.

Background

  • Hederman, Thomas Martin was born on May 23, 1911 in Jackson, Mississippi, United States. Son of Thomas Martin and Pearl (Smith) Hederman.

  • Education

    • United States Air Force), Bernice Hederman Hussey. Bachelor of Arts, Mississippi College, 1932, honorary Doctor of Laws, 1967. Postgraduate, Columbia University, 1932-1933.

      Association editor Clarion-Ledger, Jackson, Mississippi, 1948, editor, co-public, from 1948. President Mississippi Publs. Corporation, Capitol Broadcasting Company.

      Owners KNAZ, Flagstaff, Arizona. Former director First Magnolia Federal Savings & Loan Association, Jackson.

    Career

    • Editor Clarion-Ledger, Jackson, Mississippi, 1948, editor, co-public, from 1948. President Mississippi Publs. Press Association (past pres.

      Press Institute, International Press Institute, Chamber of Commerce (vice president, pres.

    Works

    • Contributor to: World Book encyclopedia Trustee, Chairman of the Board Mississippi College. Past member Executive Committee Mississippi Research and Development Commission. Past president, now board directors Central Growth Foundation Named Outstanding Alumnus of Year Mississippi College.

      Recipient Silver EM award Mississippi Scholastic Press Association and Mississippi Journalism Association, 1970.

    Membership

    Member Mississippi Press Association (past president), American Society Newspaper.

    Connections

    • Married Bernice Flowers, May 11, 1938. Children: Thomas Martin III (deceased United States Air Force), Bernice Hederman Hussey.
    • father: Thomas Martin Hederman
    • mother: Pearl (Smith) Hederman
    • spouse: Bernice Flowers
    • children: Thomas Martin III Hederman (deceased United States Air Force)
    • Bernice Hederman Hussey Hederman
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    Died January 6, 1985
    (aged 73)
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