Jacobs, Frank - 1975 Hall of Fame Inductee

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Frank Jacobs began his service to the rural community as a country school teacher and principal, and progressed to teaching vocational agriculture. Mr. Jacobs undertook his best known work of editing the Cattleman magazine in 1953, and continued until 1974. Long regarded as a farm leader and authority on Alberta's livestock industry, he became a familiar radio and television voice, and he received many awards during his journalistic career. He was active as a writer and agricultural consultant.

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