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composer , Producer , writer

Tom Scott Cadden, American Writer, producer, composer. Avocations: piano, songwriting, movies, basketball, bicycling. M C. With United States Army, 1943-1946. Member NATAS, American Federation television and Radio Artists, Chicago Federation Musicians, American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers.

Background

Cadden, Tom Scott was born on December 2, 1923 in Baxter Springs, Kansas, United States. Son of John Leroy and Estelle Norma (Scott) Cadden.

Education

Bachelor, University Kansas, Lawrence, 1947.

Career

Continuity director, public director, various radio stations, St. Louis, 1948-1951;writer, producer, director, various advertising agys., Pennsylvania, Missouri, Illinois, 1951-1956;vice president, Tatham-Laird & Kudner Advertising Agency, Chicago, 1956-1970;also board directors, Tatham-Laird & Kudner Advertising Agency, Chicagoprincipal, Tom Scott Cadden, Chicago, since 1970.

Achievements

  • Avocations: piano, songwriting, movies, basketball, bicycling.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: What a Bunch of Characters!, 1984. Composer of numerous advertising jingles, including the original "Mr. Clean" jingles.

Membership

With United States Army, 1943-1946. Member National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences, American Federation of television and Radio Artists, Chicago Federation Musicians, American Society of Composers.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Piano, songwriting, movies, basketball, bicycling.

Connections

Married Loretta Jeanne Thorwart, July 10, 1954. Children: Thomas S. Junior, Holly Ann Jenks, Tim W.

father:
John Leroy Cadden

mother:
Estelle Norma (Scott) Cadden

spouse:
Loretta Jeanne Thorwart

children:
Thomas S. Junior Cadden

Holly Ann Jenks Cadden

Tim W. Cadden