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Willard Monroe Kiplinger

journalist

Willard Monroe Kiplinger, American journalist. Member Phi Beta Kappa, Sigma Delta Chi, Sigma Pi.

Background

Kiplinger, Willard Monroe was born on January 8, 1891 in Bellefontaine, Ohio, United States. Son of Clarence E. and Cora (Miller) Kiplinger.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Ohio State University, 1912, honorary Doctor of Laws, 1937.

Career

April 1926); children—Austin, Jane Ann (Mistress John P. Wilson). Married second Leslie Jackson, June 13, 1926 (division May 1931). 1 son, Peter (deceased).

Married 3d, LaVerne Colwell, May 18, 1936;Susan (Mistress Eugene E. Watts). Began career as reporter Ohio State Journal, 1912-1914. Reporter and editor Associate Press, Columbus, 1914-1916, financial writer, editor, at Washington, covering war financing, 1916-1919.

Business and financial writer. Editor, Kiplinger Washington Letters since 1923. Editor Changing Times, the Kiplinger magazine, 1947.

Trustee Greater Washington Education television Association, Inc., Federal City Council, Washington Journalism Center, Incorporated.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor of economics articles to mags. Author: Inflation Ahead, 1935. Washington Is Like That, 1942.Boom and Inflation Ahead, 1958. Your Guide to a Higher Income, 1959.

Membership

Member Phi Beta Kappa, Sigma Delta Chi, Sigma Pi. Clubs: University, National Press, Arts. Cosmos (Washington).

Connections

Married Irene Austin, June 28, 1914 (divorced April 1926).; married second Leslie Jackson, June 13, 1926 (divorced May 1931).; married 3d, LaVerne Colwell, May 18, 1936.

Children: Austin, Jane Ann (Mistress John P. Wilson).

father:
Clarence E. Kiplinger

mother:
Cora (Miller) Kiplinger

spouses:
Irene Austin

2d Leslie Jackson

LaVerne Colwell

children:
Austin Kiplinger

Jane Ann Kiplinger (Mistress John P. Wilson)