The Indian Biographical Dictionary (1915)/Lawson, A. B.
Lawson, A. B.. C.I.E. (1911), Editor, “Madras Mail”; b. 1863; o. surviving s. of Sir Charles Lawson; educ: Deadham Grammar School, and Dover College; joined the staff of the “Madras Mail”; as Manager, 1883; was sub-editor, Assistant Editor and Co-Editor; became Chief Editor, 1907; has been Secretary, Chamber of Commerce, Madras, since 1893; was Sheriff of Madras. 1891-93. Address: ‘Shortlands’, Nungumbakum, Madras, India.