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journalist

Justin Roberts was American journalist. Recipient national journalism award National Society Professional Engineers, 1972; A.P. Writing award, 1974; Journalism award State Society Professional Engineers, 1976; award for outstanding reporting on conservation Scripps-Howard Foundation, 1977. Director California Alcohol Fuels Commission; Member of Contra Costa Press.

Background

Roberts, Justin was born on June 10, 1919 in New York City. Son of Louis and Claire (Meyers) Roberts.

Education

Bachelor, Wayne University, 1941.

Career

With, New York Daily Mirror, 1935-1936;With, International Projects, 1936-1941;With, Acme Newspictures, New York City, 1941-1950;editor California newspapers, 1953-1961;editor, writer, Contra Costa Times Lesher Newspapers, Walnut Creek, California, 1961-1986. Conductor investigation Bay Area Rapid Transit District, 1972-1973.

Membership

Director California Alcohol Fuels Commission. Member of Contra Costa Press.

Connections

Married Lois Elinore Schneider, September 5, 1943. Children: Donn Roberts (deceased), Alta Roberts Nelson, Sarah Roberts Jacobson.

father:
Louis Roberts

mother:
Claire (Meyers) Roberts

spouse:
Lois Elinore Schneider

children:
Donn Roberts Roberts (deceased)

Alta Roberts Nelson Roberts

Sarah Roberts Jacobson Roberts