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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.

Hugh C. Hall
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Selection Process

Honorees are selected by a committee comprised of hall of fame members, including its director, and distinguished leaders in journalism. The Selection Committee considers all nominations, both new ones and those held over from previous years, before selecting the honorees.

The 2024 Oklahoma Journalism Hall of Fame nominee submission deadline is Tuesday, October 31, 2023.

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