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Newspaper editor

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

Background

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

Education

Graduate, Ohio State University, 1920-1922.

Career

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.

Politics

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

Views

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.

Membership

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).

Connections

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

father:
Charles Adelbert Cady

mother:
Bird Lenore (Bollwine) Cady

spouse:
Frances D. Fairchild

children:
Jocelyn Sue Cady Ritter Cady

Charles Sherman Cady

Jerilou Cady

Judith Ann Cady Wiggins Cady