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Jesse George Murray, American writer. Named Chicago Press Veteran of Year, 1990.

Background

Murray, Jesse George was born on December 28, 1909 in St. Louis. Son of Peter George and Emma McCook (Marshall) Murray.

Education

Student in public schools, St. Louis.

Career

Stenographer, Packard Motor Car Company, St. Louis, 1928;writer, Much Ado magazine, St. Louis, 1929;reporter, writer, Hearst newspapers including Chicago Herald-Examiner, Chicago Tribune, 1930-1972;reporter, writer, Rocky Mountain News, Denverreporter, writer, Toronto (Canada) Starpress attache, American Embassy, Vienna, Austria., 1947-1954;author, historian, Eureka Springs, Arkansas, 1972-1996.

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Connections

Married Virginia Mae Suechting, October 16, 1948. Children: George Read, Peter George.

father:
Peter George Murray

mother:
Emma McCook (Marshall) Murray

spouse:
Virginia Mae Suechting

children:
George Read Murray

Peter George Murray