Marcosson, Isaac Frederick

Marcosson, Isaac Frederick

(1876–1961) journalist; born in Louisville, Ky. A writer for the Saturday Evening Post for most of his career, he was noted for his interviews with political and industrial leaders, from Lloyd George to Sun Yat-sen. Aided by a legacy, he retired from active journalism in 1936.
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