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newspaper publisher emeritus

L. Hayes Dickerson, Newspaper publisher emeritus. Recipient several decorations United States Air Force. Board of directors Delaware Community Foundation, Wilmington, 1991-1993.

Background

Dickerson, L. Hayes was born on August 18, 1922 in Milford, Delaware, United States. Son of Augustus D. and Laura (Murphy) Dickerson.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Delaware, 1946.

Career

Advertising manager, The Chronicle, Milford, 1946-1951;commissioned First lieutenant, United States Air Force, 1951;advanced through grades lieutenant colonel, United States Air Force, 1967;retired, United States Air Force, 1969;editor, The Chronicle, Milford, 1969-1978;public, The Chronicle, Milford, 1983-1991;public emeritus, The Chronicle, Milford, since 1991;public emeritus, co-owner, Kent and Sussex Shopper, Milford, 1978-1983;research director, Chesapeake Public Corporation, Elkton, Maryland., since 1991. Consultant Univac, Salt Lake City, 1969-1972.

Religion

The Covenant is a big challenge to everybody. If God is committed to human race, anyone has to be prepared to accept that as reality and make a commitment in return.

Politics

Church members should support and resourcing their institutions to reflect on political issues in the light of Christian faith.

Views

Church members should be close and caring to feel each other's pains and problems. The good of the whole body of the Christian society should be put before individual needs.

Membership

Board of directors Delaware Community Foundation, Wilmington, 1991-1993.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: computers, reading, amateur radio, music, traveling.

Connections

Married Elaine Townsend, June 18, 1946. Children: Lynne Sarich, Dawn Kenton, Leslie.

father:
Augustus D. Dickerson

mother:
Laura (Murphy) Dickerson

spouse:
Elaine Townsend

children:
Lynne Sarich Dickerson

Dawn Kenton Dickerson

Leslie Dickerson