Alumni and Friends

ALUMNI OF DISTINCTION: 1970s

1970 Alumni of Distinction

Walter Barber
Walter L. “Red” Barber
JM 1934 *
The radio voice of the Brooklyn Dodgers and the New York Yankees.

1971 Alumni of Distinction

H.G. Davis Jr.
H.G. “Buddy” Davis Jr.
JM 1948 *
UF professor emeritus of Journalism and winner of the 1970 Pulitzer Prize for editorial writing in The Gainesville Sun.

1972 Alumni of Distinction

William O.E. Henry
William O.E. Henry
JM 1950
Orlando attorney.

1974 Alumni of Distinction

Tom McEwen
Tom McEwen
JM 1944 *
Sports editor and columnist for The Tampa Tribune.

1976 Alumni of Distinction

Homer Hooks
Homer Hooks
JM 1943 *

1978 Alumni of Distinction

Malcolm Johnson
Malcolm Johnson
JM 1936 *
Editor of the Tallahassee Democrat.

1979 Alumni of Distinction

Irvin Ashkenazy
Irvin Ashkenazy
JM 1933
Copywriter for the J. Walter Thompson advertising agency.
Ralph C. Davis
Ralph C. Davis
JM 1931 *
Director of the Florida Bureau of Motor Vehicles, Tallahassee.
Howard Norton
Howard Norton
JM 1933 *
Foreign correspondent for the Baltimore Sun and winner of the 1947 Pulitzer Prize for international reporting.
Richard Sewell
Richard Sewell
JM 1959
Director of government relations for Florida Power & Light Co., Miami.

* Indicates alumnus is deceased.