Clapper, Raymond, 1892-1944Alternative names
Raymond Clapper was married to Olive Ewing up until his death in 1944.
From the description of Clapper, Raymond, 1892-1944 (U.S. National Archives and Records Administration). naId: 10570484
From the description of Raymond Clapper papers, 1908-1962 (bulk 1913-1944). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 81491704
1892, May 30:
Born, La Cygne, Kans.
Married Olive Vincent Ewing (died 1968)
1913- 1916: Attended University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kans.
Joined staff of Kansas City Star
1923- 1928: Night manager and chief political writer, Washington, D.C., bureau, United Press
1929- 1934: Chief, Washington, D.C., bureau, United Press
Reported on London naval conference, London, England
Published Racketeering in Washington. Boston: L. C. Page & Co.
1934- 1936: Chief, Washington, D.C. bureau, Washington Post
Newspaper column, “Between You and Me,” syndicated by Scripps-Howard
President, Gridiron Club, Washington, D.C.
Began hosting radio program, Mutual Broadcasting System
1944, circa Jan. 29:
Killed in airplane crash over the Marshall Islands while war correspondent in the Pacific
From the guide to the Raymond Clapper Papers, 1908-1962, (bulk 1913-1944), (Manuscript Division Library of Congress)
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