Jane Bryant

Inducted: 1994

JANE BRYANT (1933-2019) published a newspaper at age seven in her neighborhood in Cushing and continued in journalism in grade and high schools and at the University of Missouri, working summers during college for the Cushing Daily Citizen. She joined the Norman Transcript in 1955 and became managing editor in 1967. Through her professional and civic activities, Bryant became one of Oklahoma’s best-known journalists. Twice she headed the Oklahoma Associated Press Editors Association.