Bachelor of Arts, Yale University, 1943.
Became public, Peoria Newspapers, Inc., Peoria Broadcasting Company president, Peoria Journal Star, Inc. now retired, Peoria Journal Star, Inc. President PJS Publs., Inc. (Sew News, Shooting Times and Rotor & Wing, Profitable Crafts Merchandising and Crafts magazines), retired.
Served with United States Naval Reserve, 1943-1946. Member American Society Newspaper Editors, Peoria country Club, Mount Hawley Country Club. Clubs: Peoria Country, Creve Coeur (Illinois) Country, Sturgeon Bay (Wisconsin).
Children by previous marriage: John, Elizabeth Jean, Henry Pindell, Barbara.