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Bradford Mcelderry Jacobs

newspaper editor

Bradford Mcelderry Jacobs, American newspaper editor. Decorated Bronze Star; Croix de Guerre France). Chairman Baltimore Council Foreign Affairs; member president's council St. Mary's College With Army of the United States, 1942-1946, European Theatre of Operations. Member Green Spring Valley Hunt Club, Hamilton St. Club.

Background

Jacobs, Bradford Mcelderry was born on September 30, 1920 in Baltimore. Son of Joseph Streett and Sarah Hopkins (McElderry) Jacobs.

Education

Bachelor, Princeton University, 1942.

Career

With, Baltimore Sunpapers, 1946-1985;reporter, then editorial writer, Baltimore Sunpapers, 1953-1954;chief London branch, Baltimore Sunpapers, 1954-1956;Washington correspondent, Baltimore Sunpapers, 1956-1957;editorial writer, Baltimore Sunpapers, 1957-1968;political columnist, Baltimore Sunpapers, 1962-1968;editorial pages editor, The Evening Sun, 1968-1980. Board directors Big Sandy Company.

Membership

Chairman Baltimore Council Foreign Affairs. Member president's council St. Mary's College With Army of the United States, 1942-1946, European Theatre of Operations. Member Green Spring Valley Hunt Club, Hamilton St. Club.

Connections

Married Molly Carter Bruce, May 10, 1952. Children: Molly Bruce, Sarah Hopkins, Ann McElderry.

father:
Joseph Streett Jacobs

mother:
Sarah Hopkins (McElderry) Jacobs

spouse:
Molly Carter Bruce

children:
Molly Bruce Jacobs

Sarah Hopkins Jacobs

Ann McElderry Jacobs