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newspaper columnist

Jody Jacobs Leason, Venezuelan, American Newspaper columnist. Avocations: needlework, gardening. F C.

Background

Leason, Jody Jacobs was born on June 8, 1926 in Margarita, Venezuela. Came to the United States, 1928. Daughter of Jose Cruz Caceres and Graciela Rodriguez.

Education

Bachelor, Hunter College-CUNY, 1940's.

Career

Association fashion editor, Women's Wear Daily, New York City, 1969-1970;West Coast fashion editor, Women's Wear Daily, Los Angeles, 1957-1969;London fashion editor, Women's Wear Daily, 1970-1972;society editor, Los Angeles Times, 1972-1986.

Achievements

  • Avocations: needlework, gardening. F C.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Needlecrafts, gardening.

Connections

Married Russell L. Jacobs (divorced). 1 child, Jessica Jacobs Salet. Married Barney Leason, December 29, 1976.

father:
Jose Cruz Caceres

mother:
Graciela Rodriguez

spouses:
Russell L. Jacobs

Barney Leason

child:
Jessica Jacobs Salet Leason