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Peter Arthur Donhowe

Peter Arthur Donhowe, American editor. Recipient Sloan fellowship in Economics Princeton University, 1975-1976, Outstanding Service award Coalition for the Environment, St. Louis, 1985, Appreciation award St. Louis Journalism Review, 1985.


  • Donhowe, Peter Arthur was born on February 5, 1938 in Columbus, Nebraska, United States. Son of Joseph Oliver and Nada Vira (Graham) Donhowe.

  • Education

    • Student, Princeton University, 1976. Bachelor in American Civilization, University Iowa, 1962. Postgraduate, University Iowa, 1963.


    • Editor Iowa Defender, Iowa City, 1961-1963. Reporter Southern Illinoisan, Carbondale, Illinois, 1963, St. Louis Post-Dispatch, 1964-1971, editorial writer, 1971-1985. Business and economics editor News Bureau University Illinois, Urbana, since 1985.

      Executive board Newspaper Guild Local 47, St. Louis, 1970-1972. Founding editor St. Louis Journalism Review, since 1972. Visitor program European Communities, Belgium, England, Federal Republic Germany, France, 1983.


    • Contributor numerous articles to magazines, newspapers.


    Discussion leader Great Decisions Series, St. Louis, 1969, 83-84. Executive committee Euclid Montessori School, St. Louis, 1983. Served with United States Navy, 1956-1958.

    Member Princeton Club (St. Louis and Chicago).


    • Married Gail Ramsay, February 3, 1962 (divorced September 1965). Married Marcia Kay Farrell, August 1, 1969 (divorced February 1989). Children: Joseph Farrell, Helen Nada.
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    Born February 5, 1938
    • 1976
      Princeton University
    • 1962
      University Iowa
    • 1963
      University Iowa
    • 1961 - 1963
      Editor Iowa Defender
      Iowa City, Iowa, United States
    • 1963
      reporter Southern Illinoisan
      Carbondale, Illinois, United States
    • 1964 - 1971
      reporter Southern Illinoisan
    • 1985
      business and economics editor News Bureau University Illinois
      Urbana, Illinois, United States