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Charles Hudson

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Charles Hudson
BornCharles M. Hudson Jr.
March 8, 1912
Nashville, Tennasee
DiedMay 1, 1984 (age 72)
Columbia, Missorui

Dr. Charles M. Hudson (1912-1984) conducted his column, "The Card Corner" in the Linking Ring starting in August, 1966.


Dr. Hudson retired from the department of English at the University of Missouri-Columbia in 1974 after teaching there since 1939. He graduated from Vanderbilt University in 1933 and getting his Master's there in 1934. He received his PhD in English from Yale University in 1943.

He was awarded several trophies and other items by the I.B.M. in recognition of his work for Linking Ring magazine.


  • The Linking Ring, Vol. 38, No. 11, August 1959, Hocus Pocus Parade by Eddie Clever, PART TWO, page 54
  • The Linking Ring, Vol. 64, No. 7, July 1984, Broken Wand, page 106
  • Best of Friends, Volume I (1982, 2001), Short Biography page 104
  • Best of Friends, Volume II (1985), Short Biography page 500