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writer , Newspaper commentator

Ernest Conine, American Newspaper commentator, writer. Served with Army of the United States, 1944-1946, 51-52. Member Society Professional Journalists. M C.


Conine, Ernest was born on December 31, 1925 in Dallas, Texas, United States. Son of Ernest and Myrtle Eva (Elkins) Conine.


Bachelor of Science, Southern Methodist University, 1948.


Staff writer, United Press International, Dallas, 1948-1951;Washington correspondent, Dallas Times Herald, 1952-1955;successively Washington correspondent, Moscow correspondent, New England manager, Business Week magazine, 1955-1963;foreign correspondent, Los Angeles Times, Vienna, 1963-1964;public affairs columnist, member editorial board, Los Angeles Times, 1964-1987;contributor, Los Angeles Times, 1988-1992. Member Center International and Strategic Affairs, University of California at Los Angeles, 1975-1990, International Institute for Strategic Studies, 1984-1998. Member California Seminar International Security and Foreign Affairs, 1970-1993, Los Angeles Committee Foreign Affairs, 1973-1993.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to popular magazines.


Served with Army Air Corps, 1944-1946, Army of the United States, 1951-1952. Member Society Professional Journalists.


Married Phyllis Joan Hoyland, November 28, 1953 (deceased). Married Ulla Fisher, January 10, 1981.

Ernest Conine

Myrtle Eva (Elkins) Conine

Phyllis Joan Hoyland

Ulla Fisher