Ray J. Dyer

Inducted: 1979

RAY J. DYER (1899-1992), manager (1932-34) and president (1955-56) of the Oklahoma Press Association, ranked among the top newspaper editors and publishers of the state. He worked on newspapers in Kansas and Missouri before coming to the Oklahoma City Times as telegraph editor (1925-26). He was managing editor of the Oklahoma News from 1926 to 1928. As editor and publisher of the EI Reno Tribune beginning in 1934, he received a wide range of awards and honors.