Macdonald, Ron(ald)

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MACDONALD, Ron(ald). American, b. 1932. Genres: Writing/Journalism. Career: WDEV, Waterbury, VT, reporter and announcer, 1955-56; WDBJTV, Roanoke, VA, journalist and news director, 1956-69; Washington and Lee University, Lexington, VA, professor of journalism, 1969-. Publications: Virginia Place Name Pronunciation Guide, 1970; A Broadcast News Manual of Style, 1987, 2nd ed, 1994. Address: Department of Journalism, Washington and Lee University, Lexington, VA 24450, U.S.A.

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