San Francisco Chronicle science editor Dave Perlman turns 95

“I’ll keep working till I drop dead at my desk – unless the paper dies first,” Dave Perlman told the New York Times in 2009.

Earlier stories:
* Ninety-four-year-old journalist profiles 100-year-old doctor (
* Perlman landed his first job – covering cops in New York – in 1938 (
* Perlman has he enthusiasm of a reporter in his 20s (

ANOTHER 90-SOMETHING WORKING JOURNALIST: Legendary Minneapolis Star Tribune sports journalist Sid Hartman, 93, is selling some of his clothes this weekend. He’s also unloading autographed copies of his books and peddling bobblehead dolls.