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Bruce William Bohle Edit Profile

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Bruce William Bohle, American editor. Recipient Harvard Book prize, 1935. Served with United States Army Air Force, 1942-1946, PTO. Member Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Bohle, Bruce William was born on July 21, 1918 in St. Louis. Son of Edward F. and Emma W. (Fricke) Bohle.

Education

Bachelor, Washington University, St. Louis, 1939.

Career

Film critic, St. Louis Star-Times, 1946-1951;drama and music critic, St. Louis Star-Times, 1950-1951;assistant manager, St. Louis Symphony Orchestra, 1951-1953;associate editor, Grolier Society, New York City, 1960-1964.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Editor Theatre Arts magazine, New York City, 1953-1963. Usage editor American Heritage Dictionary, American Heritage Public Company, New York City, since 1964. Editor: The Home Book of American Quotations, 1967, International Cyclopedia of Music and Musicians, 10th edition, 1974, 11th edition, 1985.

Membership

Served with United States Army Air Force, 1942-1946, PTO. Member Phi Beta Kappa.

Connections

father:
Edward F. Bohle

mother:
Emma W. (Fricke) Bohle