Log In

Charles Worley Fisher Edit Profile

Editor , Television consultant

Charles Worley Fisher, American editor. Television consultant Trenton (New Jersey) Board Education, 1972-1981; advisor Friends of Hildene, Manchester, Vermont, 1985-1989; actor Oldcastle Theatre Company, Bennington, Vermont, 1987-1988, Williamstown Theatre Festival, 1993, 94, 95, 97; performing arts chair Southern Vermont art Center, Manchester, 1989-1993.

Background

Fisher, Charles Worley was born on July 30, 1917 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Charles Worley and Emily (Kohler) Fisher.

Education

Loyola College (Bachelor of Arts, 1938). University of Maryland (Juris Doctor, 1947).

Career

European Theatre of Operations 9th Infantry Division, 1942-1945. Division special service officer, 1945. With Benton & Bowles, Incorporated, New York York City, 1946-1965.

Director daytime radio programs, 1948-1952. Director television programs, 1951-1956.

Chairman, Maryland Health Services Cost Review Committee, since 1986.

Member, Maryland Judicial Disabilities Commission since 1986.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Producer: (television shows) As the World Turns, 1956-1960, The Edge of Night, 1960-1965, Another World, 1965, Hidden Faces, 1970. Editor: Hagerstown (Maryland) Town & Country Almanack, 1973-2001, editor emeritus, since 2001. Co-author, director: (motion picture) Washington Crossing the Delaware, 1967.Co-producer: Taconic Music Theatre, Manchester, Vermont, 1988-1989. Freelance theatrical director, audio-visual consultant.

Membership

Television consultant Trenton (New Jersey) Board Education, 1972-1981. Advisor Friends of Hildene, Manchester, Vermont, 1985-1989. Actor Oldcastle Theatre Company, Bennington, Vermont, 1987-1988, Williamstown Theatre Festival, 1993, 94, 95, 97.

Performing arts chair Southern Vermont art Center, Manchester, 1989-1993.

Connections

Married Mary McCain Wilcox, November 28, 1941. Children: Linda Fisher Eveland, Mary Emily Fisher Vigna, Charles Worley Junior, Anthony Hay, Lisa McCain Fisher Brown.

father:
Charles Worley Fisher

mother:
Emily (Kohler) Fisher

spouse:
Mary McCain Wilcox

children:
Linda Fisher Eveland Fisher

Mary Emily Fisher Vigna Fisher

Charles Worley Junior Fisher

Anthony Hay Fisher

Lisa McCain Fisher Brown Fisher