THOMAS STANLEY "T. S." MATTHEWS (January 16, 1901 – January 4, 1991) was an American magazine editor, journalist, and author. He served as editor of Time magazine from 1949 to 1953.
* 1 Background * 2 Career * 3 Impact * 4 Private life and death * 5 Works * 6 See also * 7 References * 8 External sources
Thomas Stanley Matthews was born on January 16, 1901, in Cincinnati, Ohio . His father was New Jersey bishop, Paul Clement Matthews ; and his mother was Elsie Procter, the Procter they divorced in 1963.
He died of lung cancer in Cavendish , England. Surviving him at the time were his wife Pamela, four sons (Thomas S. Matthews, Jr., John P. C. Matthews, Paul C. Matthews, W. Alexander P. Matthews), two sisters (Margaret Flinsch and Dorothea Dooling), eight grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren.
The Library of Congress holds the following books by Matthews:
* To the Gallows I must go (1931) * Sugar Pill: An Essay on Newspapers (1957, 1959) * Name and Address: An Autobiography (1960, 1961) * O My America! Notes on a Trip (1962) * Great Tom: Notes Towards the Definition of T. S. Eliot (1974) * Jacks or Better: A Narrative (1977) * Under the Influence: Recollections of Robert Graves, Laura Riding, and Friends (1979, 1983) * Angels Unawares: Twentieth-Century Portraits (1985)
Articles appearing online include:
* "Football Morals" (November 26, 1976)
Poems appearing online include:
* "After Such Knowledge: T.S. Eliot" (undated)
* ^ A B C D E F G " T. S. Matthews Papers 1910-1991". Princeton University. Retrieved 15 September 2013. * ^ A B C D E F G H Foderaro, Lisa W. (6 January 1991). "T. S. Matthews, 89, Ex-Editor of Time and Author". New York Times. Retrieved 15 September 2013. * ^ A B C D "T. S. Matthews, Ex-Time Editor". Chicago Tribune (via New York Times News Service). 10 January 1991. Retrieved 15 September 2013. * ^ Saroyan, William (1940). Love\'s Old Sweet Song: A Play in Three Acts. Samuel French. p. 72. Retrieved 15 July 2017. * ^ Chambers, Whittaker (1952). Witness. New York: Random House. p. 478. * ^ Swanberg, W. A. (1972-09-01). Luce and his empire. Scribner. ISBN 9780684125923 . * ^ Swanberg, W. A. (1972-09-01). Luce and his empire. Scribner. ISBN 9780684125923 . * ^ "I didn\'t like sex at all". Salon. 12 August 2006. Retrieved 23 February 2012. * ^ Matthews, T. S. (26 November 1976). "Football Morals". Commentary Magazine. Retrieved 23 February 2012. * ^ Matthews, T. S. "After Such Knowledge: T.S. Eliot". CliveJames.com. Retrieved 23 February 2012.
* Princeton: T. S. Matthew Papers * Princeton Weekly Bulletin: image of Matthews * Getty Images: photo Matthews among TIME staff ca. 1948 * Wheatmark Press: painting of Matthews * Chambers, Whittaker (1952). Witness. New York: Random House.