The Press: Grozier

A descendant of the Mayflower who was born in San Francisco Bay died last week in Cambridge, Mass. He added another one to the great group of journalists of yesterday who have left newspaperdom forever.

Edwin Atkins Grozier, son of a sea captain, was born aboard his father's clipper ship in San Francisco. Before going to college he spent several years before the mast. Following college he served on the staffs of several Boston papers, then became private secretary of a Governor of Massachusetts. From that post he went to another similar one, became...

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