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Cortell King Holsapple

Cortell King Holsapple, American university professor. Served as private, United States Army, 1918.; Member Southwestern Philosophical Society, Southwestern Society for Biblical Study and Research, Modern Language Association, Association of University Evening Colls. (director 1948-1949, president 1952 (editor proceedings 1953), Alpeh Theta Ze.; Mason, Lion.

Background

  • Holsapple, Cortell King was born on February 10, 1900 in Sherman, Texas, United States. Son of John Wright and Elizabeth Mahala (Faughn) Holsapple.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Austin College, Sherman, Texas, 1920, A.M., 1922. Bachelor of Divinity, Drake U., Des Moines, Iowa, 1926, Doctor of Philisophy, University of Texas, 1937.

    Career

    • 1 son, Cortell King. Teacher in public schools, Texas, 1920-1922, Iowa, 1924-1925. Teacher English, Atlantic Christian College, Wilson, North Carolina, 1927-1934, instructor, University of Texas, 1934-1938. Professor of philosophy and dean of evening college, Texas Christian U., Fort Worth, Texas, since 1938.

    Works

    • Contributor to Credit Management Year Book, 1954. Also journals, including Am Literature, Modern Language Notes.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Membership

    Served as private, United States Army, 1918. Member Southwestern Philosophical Society, Southwestern Society for Biblical Study and Research, Modern Language Association, Association of University Evening Colls. (director 1948-1949, president 1952 (editor proceedings 1953), Alpeh Theta Ze.

    Mason, Lion.

    Connections

    • Married Lucile MacAdams, July 30, 1923.
    • father: John Wright Holsapple
    • mother: Elizabeth Mahala (Faughn) Holsapple
    • spouse: Lucile MacAdams
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    Born February 10, 1900
    Died February 15, 1962
    (aged 62)
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