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William Marion Reedy
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Birth: Dec. 11, 1861
Death: Jul. 28, 1920

One of the most notable literary figures of his generation, he was the editor of the literary journal Reedy's Mirror. He began his writing career at the Missouri Republican and later worked for the Globe-Democrat where he wrote a weekly column called "Sunday in Forest Park." He founded the St. Louis Mirror in 1893. He was highly regarded for his efforts to give young unknown writers a voice. Among his discoveries were poet Sara Teasdale, playwright Zoe Akins & short-story writer Fannie Hurst. (bio by: Connie Nisinger) 
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  Margaret Helen Chambers Reedy (____ - 1949)*
  Eulalie Bauduy Reedy (1872 - 1901)*
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Cause of death: Heart disease
Calvary Cemetery and Mausoleum
Saint Louis
St. Louis City
Missouri, USA
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Feb 28, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 20568
William Marion Reedy
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William Marion Reedy
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William Marion Reedy
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Happy Angel Day, Mr. Reedy. Rest in eternal peace.
- sjm
 Added: Jul. 28, 2014

- R I P
 Added: Jul. 28, 2013
I light a candle for William Marion Reedy ...
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 Added: Jan. 20, 2012
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