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magazine editor , author

Rubie Agnes Saunders, American Former magazine editor, author. Named Outstanding Graduate, 1960, elected to Hunter College Hall of Fame,1972; recipient 25 Year service award Cub Scout Pack 371, Brooklyn, 1985. Board of directors Feminist Press, New Rochelle Council on Arts.; member, president New Rochelle Board Education, since 1991. Member Westchester-Putnam School Bds. Association (Executive Committee).

Background

Saunders, Rubie Agnes was born on January 31, 1929 in New York City. Daughter of Walter St. Clair and Rubie Gwendolyn (Ford) Saunders.

Education

Bachelor, Hunter College City University of New York, 1950.

Career

Editorial secretary, Parents Magazine Enterprises, Inc., New York City, 1950-1951; editorial assistant, Parents Magazine Enterprises, Inc., 1951-1953; assistant editor, Parents Magazine Enterprises, Inc., 1953-1954; managing editor, Parents Magazine Enterprises, Inc., 1955-1960; editor, Young Miss magazine, 1960-1980; editorial director, Young Miss magazine, 1967-1980. Instructor Institute Children's Literature, since 1980.

Works

Membership

Board directors Feminist Press, New Rochelle Council on Arts. Member, president New Rochelle Board Education, since 1991. Steering committee Coalition for Mutual Respect.

Member Westchester-Putnam School Boards Association (executive committee).

Connections

father:
Walter St. Clair Saunders

mother:
Rubie Gwendolyn (Ford) Saunders