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Thomas Michael Ryder

Thomas Michael Ryder, American newspaper editor. Served with United States Army, 1967-1969; Member Stamp Club (president 1966).

Background

  • Ryder, Thomas Michael was born on May 17, 1934 in East Chicago, Indiana, United States. Son of Thomas Henry and Margaret (Lauber) Ryder.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Journalism, Marquette University, 1956.

    Career

    • Reporter Daily Dispatch, Moline, Illinois, 1956-1960. Reporter The Press, Evansville, Indiana, 1960-1962, Tri-state editor, 1962-1964, assistant city editor, 1964-1969, city editor, 1969-1983. Editor The Sunday Courier & Press, 1983-1986.

      Assistant managing editor Evansville Courier, since 1986. Adjunct professor Indiana State University, Evansville, 1984.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to magazines.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Served with United States Army, 1967-1969. Member Stamp Club (president 1966). Clubs: Memorial Patrons (president 1983).

    Connections

    • Married George-Anne Richmond, September 22, 1962.
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    • 1956
      Marquette University
    • 1956 - 1960
      Reporter Daily Dispatch
      Moline, Illinois, United States
    • 1960 - 1962
      reporter The Press
      Evansville, Indiana, United States
    • 1962 - 1964
      reporter The Press
    • 1969 - 1983
      reporter The Press
    • 1983 - 1986
      editor The Sunday Courier & Press
    • 1986
      assistant, managing editor Evansville Courier