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John Francis Marion, American writer. Served with Army of the United States, 1943-1946. Member of Franklin Inn.

Background

Marion, John Francis was born on February 23, 1922 in Norfolk, Virginia, United States. Son of Everett Edward and Aileen (McCarthy) Marion.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Pennsylvania State University, 1948;Doctor of Humane Letters, Pennsylvania College Podiatric Medicine, 1989.

Career

Editor, Commerical America magazine, Philadelphia, 1948-1949;Editor, Philadelphia magazine, 1949-1950;director publicity, J.B. Lippincott Company, Philadelphia, 1952-1953;editor, Graphic Arts Review, Philadelphia, 1953-1955;director publicity, Philadelphia Convention and Visitors Bureau, 1957;head, John F. Marion Literature Agency, Philadelphia, 1958-1962;editor-in-chief, Chilton Book Company, Philadelphia, 1962-1972.

Works

Membership

Served with Army of the United States, 1943-1946. Member of Franklin Inn.

Connections

father:
Everett Edward Marion

mother:
Aileen (McCarthy) Marion