Hugh C. Hall

Inducted: 1984

HUGH C. HALL (1906-1990), known as “Cousin Hugh,” held one of Oklahoma’s best-known bylines. He spent 14 years on the Henryetta Daily Free-Lance and nearly 32 years on the Oklahoma City Times, where he served as city reporter, city editor and Capitol reporter until retirement in 1971. He also was an attorney and served 1934-38 on the Henryetta City Council. Hall volunteered for the Seabees in World War II and served two years in the South Pacific.