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Ernest Albert Cady, American newspaper editor. Recipient National Freedoms Foundation award editorial writing, 1971, Ohioana library citation for service to Ohio journalism, 1974.


Cady, Ernest Albert was born on October 25, 1899 in Newark, Ohio, United States. Son of Charles Adelbert and Bird Lenore (Bollwine) Cady.


Graduate, Ohio State University, 1920-1922.


Member of staff, Columbus (Ohio) Dispatch, 1922-1977; editorial writer, assistant editor editorial page, Columbus (Ohio) Dispatch, 1936-1965; literature editor, columnist, Columbus (Ohio) Dispatch, 1948-1977; book reviewer, Columbus (Ohio) Dispatch. Member book awards committee Ohioana library association, 1950-1985, chairman 1965, 67,69, 71, 73.


Some people think that involvement in political life is something Christians should avoid. But God is present everywhere, including political institutions.


All Christians should study Old and New Testament, which texts were written and gathered together over a long period of time. It is important to find out as much as we can about the original contexts in which texts were produced.


Co-incorporator, trustee Ohio Children's Society, private adoption agency, 1953-1985. Member National Book Critics Circle (charter), Ohio Press Club, Gridiron, Columbus Dispatch Country Club, Sigma Delta Chi (organizing president Center Ohio professional chapter 1950, Distinguished Service award 1980).


Married Frances D. Fairchild, June 11, 1923. Children: Charles Sherman, Jocelyn Sue Cady Ritter, Judith Ann Cady Wiggins, Jerilou.

Charles Adelbert Cady

Bird Lenore (Bollwine) Cady

Frances D. Fairchild

Jocelyn Sue Cady Ritter Cady

Charles Sherman Cady

Jerilou Cady

Judith Ann Cady Wiggins Cady