Ralph E. Cain, Sr.

Inducted: 1984

RALPH E. CAIN, SR. (1898-1968) was one of Oklahoma’s leading authorities on community newspapers. Under his direction for 30 years, the Vici Beacon won many awards for craftsmanship and editorial content. In later years, he owned the Yale News, was press secretary for Congressman Victor Wickersham in Washington, founded the Vici News and served as news editor for the Oklahoma Publisher. He used his energy and journalistic talent to build his community and state.