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James Tracy Rogers, American editor, author. Recipient Publications award New York Times, 1961, Good Reading award New York Public Library., 1991. Committeeman Democratic Party, Ridgewood, New Jersey, 1965-1970; president Adult School, Ridgewood, 1961-1971; board member Public Library., Ridgewood, 1966-1971. Captain United States Army, 1942-1946, European Theatre of Operations. Member Century Association.

Background

Rogers, James Tracy was born on June 9, 1921 in Binghamton, New York, United States. Son of James Tracy and Ethel Viola (Coffin) Rogers.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Harvard College, 1942.

Career

Reporter, Sun, Binghamton, New York, 1946;reporter, Press, Binghamton, 1947-1951;reporter, Gannett News Svc., Washington, 1951-1956;press secretary, United States Senator Irving Ives, Washington, 1956;writer, New York Times, New York City, 1957-1963;editor, Science American, New York City, 1963-1987;consultant, Science American, New York City, since 1987.

Works

Membership

Committeeman Democratic Party, Ridgewood, New Jersey, 1965-1970. President Adult School, Ridgewood, 1961-1971. Board member Public Library., Ridgewood, 1966-1971.

Captain United States Army, 1942-1946, European Theatre of Operations. Member Century Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: tennis, sailing.

Connections

Married Janet Florence Estabrook, September 15, 1946. Children: Timothy (deceased), Nicole, Karen.

father:
James Tracy Rogers

mother:
Ethel Viola (Coffin) Rogers

spouse:
Janet Florence Estabrook

children:
Timothy Rogers (deceased)

Nicole Rogers

Karen Rogers