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journalist

Leo King, American journalist.

Background

King, Leo was born on June 7, 1938 in Cranston, Rhode Island, United States. Son of Leo C. and Gladys G. (Hall) King.

Education

Bachelor in English, Rhode Island College, 1979.

Career

Cub reporter, Daily Press, Newport News, Virginia, 1968-1970; editor, Sourdough Sentinel, Elemendorf Air Force Base, Alaska., 1970-1972; copy editor, Daily Times, Anchorage, 1970-1973; freelance writer, broadcast journalist, Rhode Island, 1973-1985; transportation journalist, since 1985.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Freelance writer Trains Magazine, Railfan & Railroad, Clay Today. Editor emeritus Destination: Freedom.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: photography, model railroading, gardening.

Connections

Son of Leo C. and Gladys G. (Hall) K. Divorced; children: Scott, Terri Jo.

father:
Leo C. King

mother:
Gladys G. (Hall) King

children:
Scott King

Terri Jo King