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Priscilla Langford Buckley Edit Profile

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Priscilla Langford Buckley, American Magazine editors Member Cosmopolitan Club, Sharon Country Club (Connecticut, secretary 1973-1977, president 1978-1980, 94-95).

Background

Buckley, Priscilla Langford was born on October 17, 1921 in New York City. Daughter of William Frank and Aloise (Steiner) Buckley.

Education

Bachelor, Smith College, 1943.

Career

Copy girl, sports writer, Uttar Pradesh, New York City, 1944; radio rewrite staff member, U.P., 1944-1947; correspondent, U.P., Paris, France, 1953-1956; news editor, Station WACA, Camden, South Carolina., 1947-1948; reports officer, Central Intelligence Agency, Washington, 1951-1953; with, National Review Magazine, New York City, since 1956; managing editor, National Review Magazine, 1959-1986; senior editor, National Review Magazine, since 1986. Member United States Advisory Commission Public Diplomacy, 1984-1991.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor: The Joys of National Review, 1995. Columnist One Woman's Voice Syndicate, 1976-1980. Author: String of Pearls, On the Newsbeat in New York and Paris, 2001.

Membership

Member Cosmopolitan Club, Sharon Country Club (Connecticut, secretary 1973-1977, president 1978-1980, 94-95).

Connections

father:
William Frank Buckley

mother:
Aloise (Steiner) Buckley