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Frank Dwight Throop

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Frank Dwight Throop, American publisher. Member Associated Press, American Newspaper Publishers’ Association, Inland Daily Press Association, National.

Background

Throop, Frank Dwight was born on September 23, 1878 in Mount Pleasant, Iowa, United States. Son of George Eugene and Ida (Gimble) Throop.

Education

Graduated from the high school, Mount Pleasant, 1895, Bachelor of Science, Iowa Wesleyan College, 1899, Doctor of Literature, 1938.

Career

Began as reporter Muscatine (Iowa) Journal, 1900, later city editor, managing editor, and publisher, 1907-1915. Public Davenport Democrat, 1915-1930. Now public Lincoln (Nebraska) Star.

Vice president Lee Syndicate, consisting of 11 newspapers in Middle West. Trustee Iowa Wesleyan College.

Works

  • Editorial Association Delta Theta.

Membership

Member Associated Press, American Newspaper Publishers’ Association, Inland Daily Press Association, National. Clubs: Commercial, University, Rotary, Country.

Connections

Married Mabel Leverich, June 21, 1905. Children: Marjorie R. (Mistress.

father:
George Eugene Throop

mother:
Ida (Gimble) Throop

spouse:
Mabel Leverich

child:
Marjorie R. (Mrs Throop