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Mary Mc Grory

Mary Mc Grory, American columnist. Recipient George Polk Memorial award; Pulitzer prize for commentary, 1975.

Background

  • Grory, Mary Mc was born on August 22, 1918 in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Daughter of Edward Patrick and Mary (Jacobs) McGrory.

  • Education

    • AB, Emmanuel College.

    Career

    • Reporter Boston Herald Traveler, 1942-1947. Book reviewer Washington Star, 1947-1954, feature writer for national staff, 1954-1981. Syndicated columnist The Washington Post, Universal Press Syndicate, 1981—2003.

    Connections

    • father: Edward Patrick McGrory
    • mother: Mary (Jacobs) McGrory
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    Died April 21, 2004
    (aged 85)
    Nationality
    • 1942 - 1947
      Reporter Boston Herald Traveler
    • 1981 - 2003
      syndicated columnist The Washington Post

    Award