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Paul Matthew Shellhouse

Paul Matthew Shellhouse, American writer. Recipient golf trophy C-Flight 5 and Up Tourney, 1981, 1st place in color photograph Morning Sun Newspaper Photography Contest, 1982, 1st place in color scenery photograph Morning Sun Newspaper Photography Contest, 1982. Chairman Timothy Road Home Owners Association, Clark County; active in getting lights put on intersection of the United States 69 North and K-57, 1985-1988. Member Pi Kappa Delta.

Background

  • Shellhouse, Paul Matthew was born on April 8, 1908 in Pekin, Illinois, United States. Son of Charles and Elizabeth (Schrieber) Shellhouse.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in Theo., Northern Baptist Theo. Seminar, 1943; Master of Arts, Bradley University, 1950.

    Career

    • Messenger Western Union Telegraph Company, Pekin, Illinois, 1924. Assistant manager F.W. Woolworth Company, 1925. With Little Star Dry Cleaning, 1926, Tazewell Bottling Company, Pekin, 1927.

      Dock worker Oakland-Pontiac Company, Pontiac, Michigan, 1928. Saddle maker Pekin Leather Products Company, 1928-1929. Technician Kraus Dental Lab, Peoria, Illinois, 1930-1936, Austenal Company, Chicago, 1936-1943.

      Pastor Baptist Church, Parker and Viborg, South Dakota, 1943-1945, Pittsfield, Illinois, 1945-1947, Marion, Kansas, 1952-1953. Graduate assistant Bradley University, Peoria, Illinois, 1948-1950, faculty advisor for Inter-Varsity Christian Fellowship, 1948-1950. Teacher public speaking, coach freshman debate team Wheaton (Illinois) College, 1950-1951.

      Technical service and sales representative Howmet Corporation, Chicago, 1953-1954, Howmedica, Inc. Dental Division (formerly Howmet Corporation), Chicago, 1954-1972, manager product sales. Retired Pfizbr, Inc. (formerly Howmedica, Inc.

      Dental Division), 1972. Teacher of speech and salesmanship Clark County Technology School, Athens, Georgia, 1973. Lecturer on partial dentures metal frameswork construction Midwest Association of Dental Laboratories, Missouri, 1973.

    Works

    • Author: (short story) Joyful Memories of Christmas Long Ago, 1985.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Membership

    Chairman Timothy Road Home Owners Association, Clark County. Active in getting lights put on intersection of the United States 69 North and K-57, 1985-1988. Member Pi Kappa Delta.

    Personality

    Interests

    Yard work, bird feeding, watching, travelling with my wife and dog.

    Connections

    • Married Henryette Wilmeth Hopkins, June 30, 1935.
    • father: Charles Shellhouse
    • mother: Elizabeth (Schrieber) Shellhouse
    • spouse: Henryette Wilmeth Hopkins
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    Born April 8, 1908
    Nationality
    • 1943
      Northern Baptist Theo. Seminar
    • 1950
      Bradley University
    • 1924
      Messenger Western Union Telegraph Company
      Pekin, Illinois, United States
    • 1925
      assistant, manager F.W. Woolworth Company
    • 1926
      with Little Star Dry Cleaning
    • 1927
      with Little Star Dry Cleaning
      Pekin, Illinois, United States
    • 1928
      dock worker, Oakland-Pontiac Company
      Pontiac, Michigan, United States
    • 1928 - 1929
      saddle maker Pekin Leather Products Company
    • 1930 - 1936
      technician Kraus Dental Lab
      Peoria, Arizona, United States
    • 1936 - 1943
      technician Kraus Dental Lab
      Chicago, Illinois, United States
    • 1943 - 1945
      pastor Baptist Church
      South Dakota, United States
    • 1945 - 1947
      pastor Baptist Church
      Pittsfield, Vermont, United States
    • 1948 - 1950
      graduate assistant, Bradley University
      Peoria, Arizona, United States
    • 1950 - 1951
      teacher, public speaking
    • 1952 - 1953
      pastor Baptist Church
      Marion, Virginia, United States
    • 1953 - 1954
      technical service and sales representative Howmet Corporation
      Chicago, Illinois, United States
    • 1954 - 1972
      technical service and sales representative Howmet Corporation
      Chicago, Illinois, United States
    • 1972
      retired, Pfizbr
    • 1973
      lecturer, on partial dentures metal frameswork construction Midwest Association of Dental Laboratories
      Missouri, United States
    • 1973
      teacher, of speech and salesmanship Clark County Technology School
      Athens, New York, United States
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