Bachelor, University Vermont, 1914. Doctor of Laws, University Vermont, 1952. Doctor of Laws, Middlebury College, 1949.
Member advertising department, Charles Scribner's Sons, New York City, 1915-1917;
advertising manager, Syracuse Post Standard, 1919-1921;
assistant manager, Burlington Free Press, 1921;
business manager, Burlington Free Press, 1929-1953;
public, Burlington Free Press, 1953-1960;
co-public, Burlington Free Press, 1960-1961;
associate public, Burlington Free Press, 1961-1967. President Vermont Broadcasting Corporation, 1946. Member Eastern advisory board Lumberman'sMut.
Casualty Company; trustee Burlington Savings Bank from 1936. Member board of directors Federal Mutual Fire Insurance Company from 1941, American Newspaper Publications Association, 1938, vice president, 1945-1947, president,1947-1949. Vice president Burlington Chamber of Commerce, 1946.
Member advertising advising committee to secretary of commerce, 1950.
Member Rotary Club, Ethan Allen Club, Burlington Country Club, Phi Beta Kappa, Sigma Phi, Sigma Delta Chi.
Married Marjorie A. Roberts, April 29, 1922. Children: Leis Howe McClure, Nancy Howe Lieb, Barbara Howe Tucker.