Stone, Chuck

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  • 1924 July 21: Born in St. Louis, Mo. to Charles Sumner and Madalene Martha (Chafin) Stone
  • 1942 - 1943 : Attended Springfield College
  • 1943: Drafted, commissioned as a navigator in the U.S. Army Air Corps
  • 1948: Graduated from Wesleyan University, A.B. Degree in political science and economics
  • 1951: Graduated from the University of Chicago, M.A. in sociology
  • 1956 - 1958 : Represented CARE ( Cooperative American Remittances Everywhere) in Egypt and India
  • 1958: Began work as a journalist at the New York Age
  • 1958 Oct. 4: Married Georgia Louise Davis
  • 1960: Became Associate Director of the American Committee on Africa Became White House correspondent and editor of the Washington Afro-African
  • 1963: Became Editor-in-Chief and Columnist for the Chicago Defender
  • 1965: Television commentator for WCIU Chicago
  • 1964 - 1967 : Press secretary and special assistant for New York Congressional Representative Adam Clayton Powell, Jr.
  • 1967: Published Tell It Like It Is
  • 1968: Publication of Black Political Power in America
  • 1969: Commentator for The Today Show on NBC
  • 1970: Publication of King Strut
  • 1970 - 1972 : Director of Minority Services for the ETS ( Educational Testing Service)
  • 1972 - 1991 : Senior Editor and Columnist at the Philadelphia Daily News
  • 1975: First president of the Philadelphia Association of Black Journalists First president of the National Association of Black Journalists
  • 1981 Nov.: Served as negotiator in the Graterford Prison hostage situation in Graterford, PA
  • 1985: Became Professor of English at the University of Delaware Co-founded FairTest, the National Center for Fair & Open Testing
  • 1989 - 1991 : Attended Eastern Baptist Theological Seminary
  • 1991: Appointed Walter Spearman Professor of Journalism and Mass Communication at UNC-Chapel Hill
  • 1997: Served as readers' advocate for the St. Louis Post-Dispatch
  • 2003: Published Squizzy the Black Squirrel: A Fabulous Tale of Friendship
  • 2005: Retired from teaching

From the guide to the Chuck Stone Papers, 1931-2007 and undated, (David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University)

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Durham (N.C.)
Chapel Hill (N.C.)
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