Former AP fashion editor Anderson dies at 91

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Associated Press

Posted on January 8, 2013 at 11:32 PM

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Former Associated Press fashion editor, foreign correspondent and Dallas Times Herald reporter Nadeane Walker Anderson has died at the age of 91.

Anderson, who used her maiden name Nadeane Walker as her byline, died on Monday in Austin, her daughter Jane Fredrick said Tuesday.

Born in Canton, Texas, Anderson first entered journalism as a staff writer for the Fort Worth Star-Telegram after graduating from North Texas Teacher's College in 1942. She enlisted in the Women's Army Corp and became a reporter with The Stars and Stripes newspaper Paris Edition in 1945.

In 1946 she married AP correspondent Godfrey Anderson in Paris and joined the AP as the European fashion editor. Afterward she became the London correspondent for the International Herald Tribune. From 1970-1979, she worked at the Dallas Times Herald.

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