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publisher , writer

Richard Carter, American publisher, writer. Recipient George Polk Memorial award, 1952. Served with United States Army Air Force, 1942-1945, PTO. Member Authors Guild, National Association Science Writers, National Turf Writers Association.

Background

Carter, Richard was born on January 24, 1918 in New York City. Son of Samuel J. and Alice (Kulka) Carter.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, College City New York, 1938.

Career

Music editor, Billboard magazine, 1940-1946;staff organizer, New York Newspaper Guild, 1946-1947;writer, New York Daily Mirror, 1947-1949;writer, New York Daily Compass, 1949-1952;president, Millwood Publs., Inc., 1971-1980;columnist, The Racing Times, 1991-1992;columnist, Daily Racing Form, since 1992.

Works

Membership

Served with United States Army Air Force, 1942-1945, PTO. Member Authors Guild, National Association Science Writers, National Turf Writers Association.

Connections

Married Gladys Chasins, October 20, 1945. Children: Nancy Jane, John Andrew.

father:
Samuel J. Carter

mother:
Alice (Kulka) Carter

spouse:
Gladys Chasins

child:
Nancy Jane Carter

child:
John Andrew Carter