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Arthur Gregory Milton, American newspaper executive.

Background

Milton, Arthur Gregory was born on January 24, 1911 in Brooklyn. Son of Joseph and Elsie (Broedel) Milton.

Career

With New York World, 1930—1931. Executive New York Mirror, 1931—1934, 1940—1963, New York America, 1934—1937, New York Journal American, 1963—1966, World Journal Tribune, New York City, 1966—1967, Long Island Press, 1972—1977, Trib, 1977—1978. Public Dateline Magazine, 1959—1979.

Associate public, vice president El Tiempo, 1967—1968. President, public Levittown Tribune, New York, 1968—1972. Executive vice president Mid Island Tribune Company Inc., 1968—1981.

Member New York State Fair Trial-Free Press Conference, 1968—1979. Served as captain United States Army, World World War II, European Theatre of Operations.

Membership

Trustee Bob Considine Scholarship Fund., Overseas Press Club Edward R. Murrow Foundation, 1963—1968, 1972—1979, treasurer, 1972—1975. Member of Valley Sun Chapter, New York Press Association, 4th Infantry Division Association, Banshees, Society Silurians, Long Island Athletic Club, Deadline Club (executive council 1968-1978, treasurer 1975-1979, Valley Sun Chapter), Phoenix Press Club, Overseas Press Club (secretary 1965-1966, governor 1973-1974, vice president 1974-1976, governor 1977-1979, award 1959-1961, 1976), Sigma Delta Chi.

Connections

Married Marie F. Landis, April 5, 1942. Children: Donald Landis, Patricia Annual.

father:
Joseph Milton

mother:
Elsie (Broedel) Milton

spouse:
Marie F. Landis

child:
Donald Landis Milton

child:
Patricia Annual Milton