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Richard Martin Boeckel

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Richard Martin Boeckel, American Editor. Council member National Civil Service Reform League. Member National Press Club (Washington), Manor Club (Norbeck, Maryland.).

Background

Boeckel, Richard Martin was born on October 17, 1892 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Richard Martin and Lennie (Ford) Boeckel.

Education

Student, Northeast Manual Training School, Philadelphia.

Career

Reporter, Albany (New York) Knickerbocker Press, 1908-1909;reporter, Newburgh (New York) News, 1909-1910;reporter, Kingston (New York) Leader, 1910-1911;reporter, Poughkeepsie (New York) News-Press, 1911-1913;manager, Pittsburgh bureau International News Service, 1914-1916;correspondent Washington bureau, Pittsburgh bureau International News Service, 1916-1918;publicity director, Industrial Board, unites states department Commerce, 1919;correspondent Washington bureau, New York Tribune, 1920-1921;Washington correspondent, The Independent, 1922-1923;co-founder, partner, editorial director, Editorial Research Reports (daily and weekly newspaper service), Washington, from 1923;director emeritus. Paul Block Foundation lecturer, Yale University, 1938.

Works

Membership

Council member National Civil Service Reform League. Member National Press Club (Washington), Manor Club (Norbeck, Maryland.).

Connections

Married Florence Murheid Brewer, January 10, 1916. Children: Richard Martin, John Hart.

father:
Richard Martin Boeckel

mother:
Lennie (Ford) Boeckel

spouse:
Florence Murheid Brewer

children:
Richard Martin Boeckel

John Hart Boeckel