Reporter Kansas City Star, 1929-1930. With United Press International, 1930-1949, successively manager burs., Denver, Minneapolis, New York City, business representative, Chicago, news editor, London, S.W. Pacific manager and war correspondent, 1930-1947, foreign news editor, New York City, 1947-1949. With Philadelphia Evening and Sunday Bulletin, 1949-1978, news editor, Washington bureau chief, associate city editor, 1949-1956, assistant managing editor, 1956-1959, managing editor, 1959-1969, executive editor, 1969-1973.
Member United States Privacy Protection Study Commission, 1975-1977.
Born March 18, 1908