Howe with fellow journalist John Daly (right) during Presidential convention coverage.
August 17, 1900|
Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.
|Died||February 17, 1977
New York, New York, U.S.
Howe served as director of the American Civil Liberties Union before the Second World War, and as chief editor at Simon & Schuster from 1935 to 1942. He once said that life began for him in 1939, when he began to broadcast news and commentary on WQXR radio in New York City.
In the early 1950s, Howe was an associate professor of journalism and communications at the University of Illinois.
- World Diary: 1929-34 (1934)
- England Expects Every American to Do His Duty (1937)
- World History of Our Own Times. (trilogy, 1949)
- Ashes of Victory (1972)
- DeLong, Thomas A. (1996). Radio Stars: An Illustrated Biographical Dictionary of 953 Performers, 1920 through 1960. McFarland & Company, Inc. ISBN 978-0-7864-2834-2. P. 135.
- "Author, Editor Hired by CBS". The Mason City Globe-Gazette. Iowa, Mason City. June 13, 1942. p. 11. Retrieved June 11, 2016 – via Newspapers.com.
- "Lloyd Morey". Freeport Journal-Standard. Illinois, Freeport. January 20, 1954. p. 13.
- "Quincy Howe, Newscaster, Dies". The New York Times. February 18, 1977.