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Gay Pauley Sehon

Gay Pauley Sehon, American freelance writer, editor. Trustee Ann O'Hare McCormick Scholarship awards. Member Women in Communications, Inc. (Matrix award 1976), Newswomen's Club of New York, Inc. (president 1968-1969), Theta Sigma Phi (National Headliner award 1965).

Background

  • Sehon, Gay Pauley was born on July 14, 1918 in Poca, West Virginia, United States.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Marshall University, 1942.

    Career

    • Corresponding United Press, Charleston, West Virginia, 1942-1945, New York City, 1948-1957, bureau manager Louisville, 1945-1947. Women's editor United Press International (formerly United Press), New York City, 1957-1977, daily columnist, 1957-1984, senior editor, columnist, 1980-1984. Free-lance writer, editor, since 1985.

      Delaware first women's editor seminar American Press Institute, New York City, 1961.

    Membership

    Trustee Ann O'Hare McCormick Scholarship awards. Member Women in Communications, Inc. (Matrix award 1976), Newswomen's Club of New York, Inc.

    (president 1968-1969), Theta Sigma Phi (National Headliner award 1965).

    Connections

    • James Vinton and Diana Belle (Landers) P.
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    Nationality
    • 1942
      Marshall University
    • 1942 - 1945
      Corresponding United Press
      Charleston, South Carolina, United States
    • 1948 - 1957
      Corresponding United Press
    • 1957 - 1977
      women's editor United Press Intern, ational (formerly United Press)
    • 1957 - 1984
      women's editor United Press Intern, ational (formerly United Press)
    • 1985
      free-lance writer