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Jesse George Murray


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


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


Student public schools, St. Louis.


Stenographer Packard Motor Car Company, St. Louis, 1928. Writer Much Ado magazine, 1929. Reporter, writer Hearst newspapers including Chicago Herald-Examiner, Chicago Tribune, 1930-1972, Rocky Mountain News, Denver, Toronto (Canada) Star.

Press attache American Embassy, Vienna, Austria, 1947-1954. Author, historian Eureka Springs, Arkansas, 1972-1996.


book Mr. S: My Life With Frank Sinatra book The Madhouse on Madison Street book The legacy of Al Capone: Portraits and annals of Chicago's public enemies book Mr. S: My Life With Frank Sinatra book Vassar College 2012: Off the Record


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