Drew Pearson (Journalist)

Drew Pearson (Journalist)

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Andrew Russell Pearson, known professionally as Drew Pearson, and born in Evanston, Illinois, was one of the most well-known American columnists of his day. He was best known for his muckraking syndicated newspaper column "Washington Merry-Go-Round," in which he attacked various public persons, sometimes with little or no objective proof for his allegations. He also had a program on NBC Radio entitled Drew Pearson Comments. His parents were Paul Martin Pearson, an English professor at Northwestern University, and Edna Wolfe. When Pearson was six years of age, his father joined the faculty of Swarthmore College as Professor of Public Speaking, and the family moved to Pennsylvania, joining the Society of Friends, with which the college was then affiliated. After being educated at Phillips Exeter Academy, Pearson attended Swarthmore, where he edited its student newspaper, The Phoenixshow more

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  • Paperback | 108 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 7mm | 168g
  • Flu Press
  • United States
  • English
  • 6135737597
  • 9786135737592