John Sanborn Phillips
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John Sanborn Phillips (1861–1949) attended Knox College in Illinois, where he worked on the student newspaper and met S. S. McClure. In 1887 McClure hired him to manage the home office of the McClure Newspaper Syndicate (founded in 1884).
Phillips was the son of Edgar L. Phillips (1827-1908) and Mary Lavinia Sandborn (1835-1914). Edgar's mother was Sarah Evertson, a member of a prominent Dutch American family from New York City.
His grandson Samuel Huntington (son of Richard Thomas Huntington and Dorothy Sanborn Phillips) was a professor at Harvard and a well-known political scientist.
- Wertheim, Stanley (1997). A Stephen Crane Encyclopedia. p. 206.Greenwood Publishing Group.
- Greg Gross (1997), The Staff Breakup of McClure's Magazine, chapter 2. Archived 2008-07-23 at the Wayback Machine.
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