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Harry Cormany Slichter

Harry Cormany Slichter, American editor. With Chemical Warfare Service, United States Army, World War I, also band leader. Member Dubuque Chamber of Commerce, Dubuque Golf Club, Rotary.

Background

  • Slichter, Harry Cormany was born on June 22, 1891 in Kansas City, Missouri, United States.

  • Education

    • Student, University Missouri, 1915. AB, Cornell University, 1920.

    Career

    • Trombonist Kansas City, Chicago and New York orchestras, 1909-1920. Actor road shows and vaudeville, 1911-1912. Chemist packing house laboratories Kansas City and Chicago, 1910-1914.

      Copy reader Waterbury (Connecticut) Republican and Lynn (Massachusetts) Telegram-News, 1920-1922. Managing editor Tampa (Florida) Times, 1922-1933. Editorial writer St. Peterburg (Florida) Independent, 1933-1936.

      Editor, managing editor, radio commentator Telegraph-Herald, Dubuque, Iowa, from 1936.

    Politics

    The diversity of religious expressions is guaranteed by the separation of church and state. However, church and state should interact in different social and political fields for the benefit of the whole society.

    Religion

    The teaching of the Bible is a key in understanding the way by which a person obtains salvation.

    Denomination: Methodist

    Views

    The very idea that one gender is superior to another should be rejected as well as the erroneous notion that members of one gender may receive love, power, and esteem only at the expense of another.

    Membership

    With Chemical Warfare Service, United States Army, World War I, also band leader. Member Dubuque Chamber of Commerce, Dubuque Golf Club, Rotary.

    Connections

    • Son of Samuel Cormany and Fanny (Smith) S.;.m. Gail Binkley, May 6, 1924. 1 child, Jane.
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    • 1915
      University Missouri
    • 1920
      Cornell University
    • 1909 - 1920
      Trombonist Kansas City
    • 1910 - 1914
      chemist, packing house laboratories Kansas City and Chicago
    • 1911 - 1912
      actor, road shows and vaudeville
    • 1920 - 1922
      copy reader Waterbury (Connecticut) Republican and Lynn (Massachusetts) Telegram-News
    • 1922 - 1933
      managing editor Tampa (Florida) Times
    • 1933 - 1936
      editorial writer, St. Peterburg (Florida) Independent
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