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George Hollis Beebe, American Newspaper editors Member Inter-American Press Association (chairman of the executive committee 1969-1977), American Association Sunday and Feature Editors (president 1950), Associated Press Managing Editors Association (board dirs.1958-1964, president 1965), American Society Newspaper Editors (a founder, chairman, executive director world press freedom committee from 1976).

Background

Beebe, George Hollis was born on March 1, 1910 in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, United States. Son of George Hatch and Lila (Brainard) Beebe.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Boston University, 1932.

Career

With, Billings (Montana) Gazette, 1933-1943;joined, Miami (Florida) Herald, 1944;managing editor, Miami (Florida) Herald, 1951-1966;senior managing editor, Miami (Florida) Herald, 1966-1972;associate public, Miami (Florida) Herald, 1972.

Membership

Member Inter-American Press Association (chairman of the executive committee 1969-1977), American Association Sunday and Feature Editors (president 1950), Associated Press Managing Editors Association (board dirs.1958-1964, president 1965), American Society Newspaper Editors (a founder, chairman, executive director world press freedom committee from 1976).

Connections

Married Helen Plato Lewis, August 14, 1938.

father:
George Hatch Beebe

mother:
Lila (Brainard) Beebe

spouse:
Helen Plato Lewis