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Willard S. Bain ’60

Willard Slocam Bain Jr. ’60, December 2, 2000. Willard received a BA in general literature from Reed and began a career in writing in California that included work as a reporter for the Dessert Dispatch of Barstow and for the Associated Press in San Francisco. In 1968, his book, Informed Sources: Day East Received, was published by Doubleday and Company. Along with his wife, Linnis Logan Bain ’61, he opened a bookstore, Paper Ships, in Corte Madera in 1970. The couple raised five children.

Appeared in Reed magazine: February 2003

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