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Peter Arthur Donhowe

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Peter Arthur Donhowe, American editor. Recipient Sloan fellowship in Economics Princeton University, 1975-1976, Outstanding Service award Coalition for the Environment, St. Louis, 1985, Appreciation award St. Louis Journalism Review, 1985.

Background

Donhowe, Peter Arthur was born on February 5, 1938 in Columbus, Nebraska, United States. Son of Joseph Oliver and Nada Vira (Graham) Donhowe.

Education

Student, Princeton University, 1976. Bachelor in American Civilization, University Iowa, 1962. Postgraduate, University Iowa, 1963.

Career

Editor Iowa Defender, Iowa City, 1961-1963. Reporter Southern Illinoisan, Carbondale, Illinois, 1963, St. Louis Post-Dispatch, 1964-1971, editorial writer, 1971-1985. Business and economics editor News Bureau University Illinois, Urbana, since 1985.

Executive board Newspaper Guild Local 47, St. Louis, 1970-1972. Founding editor St. Louis Journalism Review, since 1972. Visitor program European Communities, Belgium, England, Federal Republic Germany, France, 1983.

Works

  • Contributor numerous articles to magazines, newspapers.

Membership

Discussion leader Great Decisions Series, St. Louis, 1969, 83-84. Executive committee Euclid Montessori School, St. Louis, 1983. Served with United States Navy, 1956-1958.

Member Princeton Club (St. Louis and Chicago).

Connections

Married Gail Ramsay, February 3, 1962 (divorced September 1965). Married Marcia Kay Farrell, August 1, 1969 (divorced February 1989). Children: Joseph Farrell, Helen Nada.

father:
Joseph Oliver Donhowe

mother:
Nada Vira (Graham) Donhowe

spouses:
Gail Ramsay

Marcia Kay Farrell

children:
Joseph Farrell Donhowe

Helen Nada Donhowe