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James Joseph Daly, American newspaper executive.


Daly, James Joseph was born on June 11, 1916 in Jersey City. Son of Bernard B. and Anna (Leiner) Daly.


Student, St. Peters College.


Classified advertising manager, New York Sun, 1946-1949;Classified advertising manager, World Telegram Sun, 1950-1955;with, Washington Post, 1955-1994;vice president, general manager, Washington Post, 1965-1972;executive vice president, Washington Star, 1975-1977;chairman of the executive committee, director, Washington Star, 1977-1978. Member Executive Committee Newspaper I.


Member executive committee Washington Convention and Visitors Bureau, 1969-1972. Chairman vice president Tenafly (New Jersey) Community Chest, 1955. Budget committee Washington Health and Welfare Council, 1961-1964.

Board directors United Givers Fund, Washington Board Trade, Better Business Bureau, American Red Cross. Trustee American Cancer Society, Federal City Council, 1977-1978. Served with Army of the United States, 1943-1945.

Member Washington Advertising Club, John Carroll Society, Silurians. Clubs: Rotary. (Washington), Columbia Country (Washington), Pisces (Washington). Boca Raton (Florida).

Delray Beach Yacht (Florida). Boca Raton Hotel and Club.


Son of Bernard B. and Anna (Leiner) D. M. Catherine Mary Adams, June 26, 1937. Children: Ann Daly Heller, Catherine Daly Kline.

Bernard B. Daly

Anna (Leiner) Daly

Catherine Mary Adams

Ann Daly Heller Daly

Catherine Daly Kline Daly