Howard M. Wilson

Inducted: 1985

HOWARD M. WILSON (1916-2005) is known for his high standards of ethics and accuracy and his expertise as an oil writer and Oklahoma political and legislative reporter. He has worked for the New York Civil Service Leader and a number of Oklahoma newspapers, including the Tulsa World and Oklahoman and Times, and spent 1948-57 with the United Press and 1957-81 with the Oil and Gas Journal, where he was Gulf Coast editor, 1958-70, and West Coast editor, 1970-81. Starting in 1981, Wilson was a partner in the Capitol News Bureau in Oklahoma City.