Doctor of Letters, Rutgers University, 1967. Doctor of Letters, Fairleigh Dickinson University, 1973. Doctor of Humane Letters, William Paterson College, 1972.
Reporter, editor, The Record (formerly Bergen Evening Record), Hackensack, New Jersey, 1926-1972; editorial page columnist, Vineyard Gazette, Edgartown, Massachusetts, 1972-1986.
Member lay judicial committee Bergen County Medical Society, 1962-1972. President BergenCounty unit American Cancer Society, 1950-1964, president New Jersey division, 1962-1964. Chairman of the board of trustees William Paterson College of New Jersey, 1967-1970.
Married Dorothy C. Alexander, October 22, 1938. Children: Toni (Mistress Daniel Cohen), Alix (Mistress Thomas McArdle), William Alexander.