Student, Union U., Jackson, Tennessee, 1922-1924; Bachelor of Arts, Univercity Tennessee, 1927.
Reporter,, Knoxville Sentinel, 1926-1928; Reporter,, Memphis Evening Appeal, 1928-1930; city editor, Memphis Press-Scimitar, 1930-1935; managing editor, 1935-1937; editor, Knoxville News-Sentinel, 1937; editor, Houston Press, 1946-1964; staff writer, Scripps-Howard Newspaper Alliance, 1964-1966; editor, Albuquerque Tribune, 1966-1973; editorial board, columnist, San Antonio Express-News, 1973-1975, 80-89; retired, San Antonio Express-News, 1989; associate editor, San Antonio Express-News, 1975-1978.
Served as private in 6th Cavalry 1940. Commissioned 1942, European Theatre of Operations. Commissioned PTO. Member Texas Philosophical Society, Texas History Association.
Son of Dan Meacham and Frances (Burnett) C. M. Bonnie Tom Robinson, October 1943. 1 daughter, Judith Anne.