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Arthur Brisbane

newspaper editor

Arthur Brisbane, American newspaper editor.

Background

Brisbane, Arthur was born on December 12, 1864 in Buffalo, New York, United States. Son of Albert and Sarah (White) Brisbane.

Education

Educated American public schools, and 5 years in France and Germany.

Career

Began newspaper work, December 12, 1883, as reporter on New York Sun, later London correspondent Sun, and editor Evening Sun. On New York World as managing editor of different editions 7 years. Editor New York Evening Journal, 1897-1921.

Purchased Washington Times, June 1917, Evening Wisconsin, Milwaukee, October 1918. Sold both papers to William Randolph Hearst, 1919. Editorial writer. Address: New York, New York.

Connections

Married Phoebe Cary, July 30, 1912.

father:
Albert Brisbane

mother:
Sarah (White) Brisbane

spouse:
Phoebe Cary