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Editor

John Zollie Howard, American Editor. Director Memphis Public Affairs Forum; treasurer Goodfellows of Memphis, Inc. M C.

Background

Howard, John Zollie was born on December 20, 1897 in Gainesboro, Tennessee, United States. Son of John W. and Lizzie (Van Hooser) Howard.

Education

Bachelor, University Tennessee, 1924.

Career

Instructor, U. Tennessee, 1924-1925;reporter, Sunday editor, city editor, Knoxville News-Sentinel, 1925-1940;managing editor, Memphis Press-Scimitar, 1940-1964;associate editor, editor editorial page, Memphis Press-Scimitar, from 1964.

Membership

Director Memphis Public Affairs Forum. Treasurer Goodfellows of Memphis, Inc.

Connections

Married Jessie Magill, October 28, 1920. Children: Joseph E., William Edwin.

father:
John W. Howard

mother:
Lizzie (Van Hooser) Howard

spouse:
Jessie Magill

children:
Joseph E. Howard

William Edwin Howard