About John Fair Marquard
http://www.tafelberg.com/Book/Extract/10613 John, crown prince of South African publishing, was more than merely solvent. He was about to be president of the Newspaper Press Union, was lined up for chairmanship of the Argus press empire, and he was winning renown as a charismatic sports administrator. “Riding high” didn’t capture it either. John was flying.
Grey College,Bloemfontein, Eisenhower Fellow 1979, Mensa, The Sowetan/The World/The Post, Percy, The Star Seaside Fund, Drakensberg, Blyde River Canyon, Birding, Loteni, Salaminah, first Apple 1983, Chelsea London 1960, 4 - 14th Ave, Houghton, 4 Languedoc st, Bloemfontein, 62 Murray Donald Ave, Bloemfontein, Ramblers Club, South African Hockey Selector, ABC - audit bureau of Circulation,Bloemfontein Repertory Society 1961, Prog Party campaign mgr for Rene de Villiers M.P.Parktown, represented 3 Provinces at Hockey, The Star Johannesburg, Harry P,Cliff Scott et al