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Thomas B. Allen, American writer. Served with United States Navy, 1951-1953. Member National Press Club.

Background

Allen, Thomas B. was born on March 20, 1929 in Bridgeport, Connecticut, United States. Son of Walter L. and Catherine Elizabeth (Reilly) Allen.

Education

Bachelor in Journalism, University Bridgeport, 1956.

Career

Reporter, columnist Bridgeport (Connecticut) Herald. Feature writer New York Daily News, 1956-1963. Managing editor Trade division Chilton Books, 1964-1965.

Writer for book division National Geographic Society, 1965-1974.

Works

Membership

Served with United States Navy, 1951-1953. Member National Press Club.

Connections

Married Florence Elizabeth MacBride, June 5, 1950. Children: Christopher, Constance, Roger.

father:
Walter L. Allen

mother:
Catherine Elizabeth (Reilly) Allen

spouse:
Florence Elizabeth MacBride

children:
Christopher Allen

Constance Allen

Roger Allen