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Editor , publisher

Wayne Chadick Sellers was American publisher, retired editor. Named to Hall of Fame Texas Tech University School Mass Communications, Lubbock, 1979; named Trustee of Year Texas Library. Association, Houston, 1981, National Advocacy Honor Roll Member, American Library. Association, chicago, 2000, Builder of Palestine, Palestine C. of c., 1982, Mr. Books, Texas State Library. and Archives Commission, Austin, 1983.

Background

Sellers, Wayne Chadick was born on March 10, 1916 in Brady, Texas, United States. Son of Marcellus Stephenson Sellers and Martha Jane Chadick.

Education

Bachelor, Texas Tech University, 1938. Postgraduate, University Texas, 1941.

Career

Statistician Fort Worth Star-Telegram, 1943-1950. Production manager San Francisco News, 1951-1952. Business manager Sherman (Texas) Democrat, 1953-1959.

Public Rock Hill (South Carolina) Herald, 1959-1966. Editor, public Palestine (Texas) Herald-Press, 1966-1980. Member board managers Texas State R.R., 1969-1973.

Member advisory council University Texas College communication, Austin, since 1979.

Religion

Through Jesus' death on the cross, and his resurrection, God has broken the power of all that is evil, in the world and in us.

Politics

God seeks to transform relationship with and between people. If politics is about how we choose to live together and to treat one another, there is surely a place for discerning the activity of God in politics.

Views

The family has its own complex identity as a small community of covenant love and trust.

Membership

Chairman Palestine United Way, 1968, Northeast Texas library Systems Advisory Council, Garland, since 1986, Palestine Public Library. Board, since 1979; volunteer lobbyist Texas Library. Association, 1983; chairman Reporter Board, United Methodist Church, Dallas, 1980-1982.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Amateur radio, travel, collecting books.

Connections

Married Camilla Ann Browning, June 29, 1946 (deceased June 1996).

father:
Marcellus Stephenson Sellers

mother:
Martha Jane Chadick

spouse:
Camilla Ann Browning