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journalist

Richard R. Crocker, American journalist. Member Society Professional Journalists (president Kansas chapter 1971), Society Newspaper Design.

Background

Crocker, Richard R. was born on June 6, 1938 in Wichita, Kansas, United States. Son of Cecil R. and Hazel C. (Cheatham) Crocker.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Journalism, University Kansas, 1960.

Career

Reporter/editor The Salina (Kansas) Journal, 1960-1963. Editor The Wichita Eagle, 1963-1972, The Washington Post, since 1972, assistant managing editor news, since 1987.

Membership

Member Society Professional Journalists (president Kansas chapter 1971), Society Newspaper Design.

Connections

Married Elvira J. Valenzuela, May 24, 1966. 1 child, Christopher M.

father:
Cecil R. Crocker

mother:
Hazel C. (Cheatham) Crocker

spouse:
Elvira J. Valenzuela

child:
Christopher M. Crocker