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columnist , writer

Jack Russell Maguire, American writer, columnist. Recipient Master Publicist award, San Antonio Advertising Federation, 1979. Member of Philosophical Society Texas, Public Relations Society America, American Railway Magazine Editors Association, Rotary, Headliner Club, Argyle Club, Sigma Delta Chi.

Background

Maguire, Jack Russell was born on April 10, 1920 in Denison, Texas, United States. Son of Jeff Edward and Elizabeth (Russell) Maguire.

Education

Student, Northern Texas State College, 1940—1941. BJ, University Texas, Austin, 1944.

Career

Reporter Associated Press, Austin, 1943-1944. Public relations representative M.-K.-T. R.R., St. Louis, 1945-1950, T. & P. Railway, Dallas, 1950-1951. Director public relations Texas Insurance Advisory Association, Austin, 1950-1956.

Executive director University Texas Ex-Students Association, 1956-1976. Executive director University Texas Institute Texan Cultures, San Antonio, 1976-1985. Public relations consultant, Austin, 1950-1976.

Trustee Ednl. Projects for Education, Inc., Washington, S.W. Research Institute. Member Texas Sesquicentennial Commission.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Author: (book) Talk of Texas, 1973, Texas: Amazing, but True, 1982, Texas and Texans, 1987, Katy's Baby: The Story of Denison, 1991. Editor: A President's Country. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member of Philosophical Society Texas, Public Relations Society America, American Railway Magazine Editors Association, Rotary, Headliner Club, Argyle Club, Sigma Delta Chi.

Connections

Married Ann Roddy Smith, August 16, 1986. Children from previous marriage: Jack Russell, Kevin Maguire.

father:
Jeff Edward Maguire

mother:
Elizabeth (Russell) Maguire

spouse:
Ann Roddy Smith

children:
Jack Russell Maguire

Kevin Maguire