Frank Winegarner Spencer, 1919
Citation awarded on Saturday, June 4, 1949
Frank Spencer is the editor and publisher of the Newark Advocate, director of the Ohio Newspaper Association and vice president of the Ohio Select List of Daily Newspapers. He is president of the Arcade Realty Company and of the S and S Realty Company in Columbus. He is a director of the Newark Young Men’s Christian Association, the Newark Telephone Company, a trustee of the Newark Hospital and former chairman of the Community Chest campaign. A past president of the Rotary Club, he is also co-chairman of the New Building Committee of the Y.M.C.A. He has been a strong friend of Denison in the fields of journalism and radio, as a lecturer on journalism, and as the donor of annual scholarships for two Licking County students in memory of his father, Charles H. Spencer ’92.