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Jack Eccleston Kennon

newspaper executive.

Jack Eccleston Kennon, American newspaper executive. Member City Council of Cleveland Heights, O.; Member Ohio Legislative Corresponding Association, American Society Newspaper.

Background

Kennon, Jack Eccleston was born on March 15, 1902 in Cleveland. Son of William and LuZetta (Eccleston) Kennon.

Education

Student Michigan State College, 1920-1924. Bachelor of Arts, Univercity Illinois, 1925.

Career

With The Cleveland News, since 1926, successively general assignment reporter, politics editor, editorial page columnist, Washington correspondent, Ohio legislative correspondent, associate editor and chief editorial writer, since 1952.

Works

  • Editorial Writers, Cleveland Chamber of Commerce, Sigma Delta Chi.

Membership

Member City Council of Cleveland Heights, O. Member Ohio Legislative Corresponding Association, American Society Newspaper. Clubs: National Press (Washington).

Connections

Married Dorothy Rutka, March 1, 1930. Children: Victoria, Jolyon.

father:
William Kennon

mother:
LuZetta (Eccleston) Kennon

spouse:
Dorothy Rutka

children:
Victoria Kennon

Jolyon Kennon