HILL, ISAAC WILLIAM, 1908-1993

Biography:

Journalist. BornРAugust 8, 1908, Opelika. ParentsРIsaac W. and Laura (Jones) Hill. MarriedРCatherine H. Dawson, June 25, 1932. ChildrenРTwo. EducationРWashington and Lee University, A.B., 1929.  Reporter and editor, Mobile Press, 1929-1930; Washington Evening Star, deskman, 1930-1937, city editor, 1937-1949, news editor, 1949-1954, assistant managing editor, 1954-1962, managing editor, 1962-1968, associate editor, 1968-1973;  Director, Maryland Media, Inc., 1970-73. Washington correspondent for Editor and Publisher. Lecturer at Columbia University, 1955-73; journalism counselor at DePauw University, 1970. Contributed articles and stories to popular magazines. Member, International Press Club, National Press Club, American Society of Newspaper Editors; Chair, Newspaper Comics Council, 1960-1961. Died 1993.

Source:

Contemporary Authors online.

Joint_Compiler_and_Editor;

Mirror of War; the Washington Star Reports the Civil War. Englewood Cliffs, N.J.; Prentice-Hall, 1961.