Sportswriter Hugh Brown; Covered Eagles

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  • Title Sportswriter Hugh Brown; Covered Eagles 
    Date 24 Jan 1985 
    Page 59 
    Periodical Philadelphia Daily News 
    Place Philadelphia, PA 
    Source Type Newspaper 
    Source ID S844 
    Text Sportswriter Hugh Brown; Covered Eagles

    Newspaper columnist Hugh Brown, who covered Philadelphia sports for two decades died yesterday. He was 76.

    Brown worked as a wire editor for the Philadelphia Record before its acquisition by the now-defunct Bulletin. At the Bulletin, Brown held a number of posts but specialized in covering the Eagles. He retired in the mid-1970s.

    He also helped former Eagles quarterback and coach Norm Van Brocklin write a book on how to throw a forward pass.

    Brown, a resident of Savannah, Tenn, is survived by his second wife, Virginia; his sone, Noel; and a daughter, Nancy Daugherty. 
    Linked to (4) Virginia
    BROWN, Hugh
    Family: BROWN, Hugh / ZAUCHE, Hazel Dell 

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