Biography of Kirkland B. Alexander
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ALEXANDER, Kirkland Barker, advertising; born, Grosse Ile, Mich., Dec. 28, 1874; son of George Watts and Marth& (Arnold) Alexander; graduate Case School, Detroit; Detroit High School, 1893; Ph. B., University of Michigan, 1896; married, Oct. 7, 1911, Frances Campan Sibley, of Detroit; one son: Charles Towne, 2d. Reporter on stan Detroit Journal, 1900; with Detroit News, 1901; returned to Journal as dramatic and literary editor, 1902; editorial writer, 1903-11; since treasurer MacManus Co., advertising agents. Author: The Log of the North Shore Club, Satan Sanderson (a play). Writer of several satirical comedies, a three act comedy, and a number of magazine articles. Non resident lecturer on journalism in University of Michigan. Member Pine Arts Society, University of Michigan Society, Phi Chapter of Psi Upsilon. Republican. Episcopalian. Clubs: University, Detroit Country, Detroit Athletic, Players, Campfire, Detroit Racquet and Curling. Recreations: tennis, racquets. Office: Detroit Journal Bldg. Residence: 379 Agnes Avenue.

From:
The Book of Detroiters
A Biographical Dictionary
Of Leading Living Men
Of The City of Detroit

Second Edition 1914
Edited By: Albert Nelson Marquis
A. N. Marquis & Company
Chicago 1914.

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