The Photo Request has been fulfilled.

 
 Agness “Aggie” Underwood

Agness “Aggie” Underwood

Birth
San Francisco, San Francisco County, California, USA
Death 3 Jul 1984 (aged 81)
Greeley, Weld County, Colorado, USA
Burial Glendale, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Plot Court of Freedom, Sanctuary of Affection, Crypt 1239
Memorial ID 19755 · View Source
Suggest Edits

The first woman city editor of a major daily newspaper, Underwood got her start in journalism in 1931, when she became a reporter at the Los Angeles Record. She reported for that paper for four years. From 1935 to 1947 she was a police beat reporter for the Los Angeles Herald-Express, which in 1962 became the Los Angeles Herald-Examiner. In 1947 Underwood was named the paper's city editor. Appointed assistant managing editor in 1964, Underwood retired in 1968.

Bio by: Scott G


Advertisement

Advertisement

Advertisement

How famous was Agness “Aggie” Underwood?

Current rating:

21 votes

Sign-in to cast your vote.

  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 25 Jan 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 19755
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Agness “Aggie” Underwood (17 Dec 1902–3 Jul 1984), Find A Grave Memorial no. 19755, citing Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Glendale), Glendale, Los Angeles County, California, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .