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Kathleen Salisbury Moore Morehouse

Kathleen Salisbury Moore Morehouse, American writer.

Background

  • Morehouse, Kathleen Salisbury Moore was born on January 29, 1904 in Oak Bluffs (Cottage City), Massachusetts, United States. Daughter of Robert Stewart and Bertha Estelle (Salisbury) Moore.

  • Education

    • AB, Mount Holyoke College, 1924.

    Career

    • Copywriter Shepard Stores, Boston, 1922. Salesperson S S Pierce, 1924-1925. Copywriter C. Crawford Hollidge, 1926-1927, Little-Brown Publications, Boston, 1928-1929.

      Partner Mountain Crest Orchards, Oakwoods, North Carolina, 1930-1997. Copywriter, editor American Advertising Federation, Providence, 1943-1944.

    Works

    • Rain on the Just (Lost American Fiction)
    • Nominating Rain on the Just for the 1936 Pulitzer Prize, Ray Erwin of the Char­lotte Observer wrote, “This is the finest novel produced in North Carolina in this generation, and I don’t remember any of past generations that measures up to it.

    Religion

    Denomination: Society of Friends

    Personality

    Interests

    Reading, writing, cooking, gardening.

    Connections

    • Married Robert Lang Morehouse, July 1, 1926 (deceased September 7, 1997). Children: Mary Stewart, Peter Richmond.
    • father: Robert Stewart Moore
    • mother: Bertha Estelle (Salisbury) Moore
    • spouse: Robert Lang Morehouse
    • children: Mary Stewart Morehouse
    • Peter Richmond Morehouse
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    Born January 29, 1904
    Nationality
    • 1924
      Mount Holyoke College
    • 1922
      Copywriter, Shepard Stores
      Boston, Massachusetts, United States
    • 1924 - 1925
      salesperson S S Pierce
    • 1926 - 1927
      copywriter, C. Crawford Hollidge
    • 1928 - 1929
      copywriter, C. Crawford Hollidge
      Boston, Massachusetts, United States
    • 1930 - 1997
      partner, Mountain Crest Orchards
      North Carolina, United States
    • 1943 - 1944
      copywriter
      Providence, Rhode Island, United States