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Westbrook Pegler


Twentieth-century article writer and newspaper columnist who was simply opposed to both New Offer and labor unions and criticized the Supreme Court as well as the tax system. His outspoken and intense writing design was often parodied by THE BRAND NEW Yorker and Mad Mag. He was a global War I-era battle correspondent before functioning as a paper sports activities columnist. In 1925, he recognized a position using the Chicago Tribune. He earned a 1941 Pulitzer Award for his confirming on legal racketeering within the labor unions of Hollywood. He was created in Minneapolis, Minnesota to paper editor Arthur Adam Pegler. His initial relationship was to criminal offense reporter Julia Harpman. Afterwards, he wed his secretary, Maude Wettje. He got to discussing First Female Eleanor Roosevelt as “THE BEST Mouth.”

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Full Name Westbrook Pegler
Date Of Birth August 2, 1894
Died June 24, 1969, Tucson, Arizona, United States
Place Of Birth Minneapolis, MN
Profession Journalist
Nationality American
Spouse Julia Harpman, Maude Wettje
Parents Arthur James Pegler
Awards Pulitzer Prize for Reporting
Star Sign Leo

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