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Ralph de Toledano, Central African Columnist, author, poet. Recipient Freedoms Foundation award, 1950, 61, 74; Americanism award Veterans of Foreign Wars,1953; Heritage Foundation Distinguished Journalism fellowship.

Background

Toledano, Ralph de was born on August 17, 1916 in International Zone of Tangier. Son of Hayim and Suzanne (Nahon) de Toledano.

Education

Student, Fieldston School, New York City, 1928-1934;Bachelor, Columbia College, 1938;postgraduate, Cornell Univercity, 1943.

Career

Founder, co-editor, Cross-Town, 1932-1933;Founder, co-editor, Jazz Information, 1938-1939;associate editor, The New Leader, 1941-1943;editor, The Standard, 1946;managing editor, Plain Talk, 1946-1947;public director, Dress Joint Board, International Ladies Garment Workers Union, 1947-1948;assistant editor, Newsweek, 1948;national reports editor, Newsweek, 1950-1960;assistant chief Washington Bureau, Newsweek, 1956-1960;syndicated columnist, King Features, 1960-1971;syndicated columnist, National News Research Syndicate, 1971-1974;syndicated columnist, Copley News Service, 1974-1989;syndicated columnist, Heritage Features Syndicate, 1989-1991;syndicated columnist, Creators Syndicate, 1991-1998;editor House Republican Leadership report, American Military Strength and Strategychief, Washington Bureau, Taft Broadcasting Company, 1960-1961;director political intelligence, Goldwater Presidential Campaign Committee, 1963-1964;contributing editor, National Review, since 1960;president, National News-Research, since 1960;president, Anthem Books, 1970;editor-in-chief, Washington World, 1961-1962. Vice-chairman American Conserva-Union, 1965-1966. Member 20th Century Fund Task Force on Freedom Press, 1971-1972.

Works

Membership

Board of directors Americans for Constitutional Action, 1966-1967, Constructive Action, since 1990. Cice-chairman American Conservative Union, 1996. With Office of Strategic Services, Army of the United States, 1943-1946.

Member International Mark Twain Society, Biblical Archeology Society, Dutch Treat Club (New York), National Press Club, Naval and Military Club (London), American Philatelic Society, American Legion (commander Pershing post), Sigma Delta Chi.

Connections

Married Nora Romaine, July 6, 1938 (divorced 1964). Children: James, Paul Christopher. Married Eunice Marshall, April 19, 1979 (deceased August 1999).

father:
Hayim Toledano

mother:
Suzanne (Nahon) Toledano

spouses:
Nora Romaine

Eunice Marshall

children:
James Toledano

Paul Christopher Toledano