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Bertram George Zilmer

Bertram George Zilmer, American editor. Member White House Corresponding Association, Academy Political Science, Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Kappa Alpha, Sigma Delta Chi.

Background

  • Zilmer, Bertram George was born on August 26, 1898 in Monroe, Wisconsin, United States. Son of Albert William and Martha (Schneider) Zilmer.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University Wisconsin, 1920.

    Career

    • Reporter, state editor, telegraph editor Milwaukee Journal, 1920-1924. Copy editor New York Evening Post, New York City, 1925-1926. News editor Consolidated Press Association, 1926-1934.

      Editor North America Newspaper Alliance, 1935-1942. General news editor Bureau National Affairs, Washington, 1942. Managing editor Daily Report for Executives, from 1947.

    Membership

    Member White House Corresponding Association, Academy Political Science, Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Kappa Alpha, Sigma Delta Chi.

    Connections

    • Married Joycelin Woody, September 29, 1926. Children: 1 child, Shirley Joycelin (Mistress Schyler Metcalf Burton). Married Janice Morton, October 17, 1936.

      1 child, Martha Lois.
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    Born August 26, 1898
    • 1920
      University Wisconsin
    • 1920 - 1924
      Reporter
    • 1925 - 1926
      copy editor New York Evening Post
    • 1926 - 1934
      news editor Consolidated Press Association
    • 1935 - 1942
      editor North America Newspaper Alliance
    • 1942
      general news editor Bureau National Affairs
      Washington, United States