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Ventura Journalist Writing Book About Almost Forgotten War Correspondent

Posted on Tuesday, March 20, 2012 12:32am

A journalist from Ventura County has taken on an ambitious project.

He’s trying to tell the true story of a young war correspondent, who had incredible adventures, and even romance, but whose career was cut short by tragedy.

KCLU’s Lance Orozco reports the journalist is hoping to raise funding needed to support the project, which looks at the life, and career of Melville Jacoby.

Click on link to listen to/download story: Melville Jacoby

Link to Melville Jacoby project website:  http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/billlascher/melville-jacoby-never-got-to-write-his-book

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