in American National Biography Online
January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Radio; Journalism; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction. 711 words.
Scripps, William Edmund (06 May 1882–12 June 1952), publisher and industrialist, was born in Detroit, Michigan, the son of James Edmund Scripps, the founder of the Detroit Evening News, and...