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Mary-Scott Welch

Mary-Scott Welch, American writer.


  • Welch, Mary-Scott was born on December 14, 1919 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Daughter of William Scott and Myrtle (Ferrin) Stewart.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts Illinois, 1940.


    • Newsstand promotion manager Esquire-Coronet, Chicago, 1940—1942. West Coast editor Esquire Hollywood, California, 1943—1945. Associate editor Pageant Magazine, New York City, 1947—1950.

      Entertainment editor Look Magazine, 1950—1952. Food editor Glamour Magazine, 1953—1955. Columnist Seventeen, 1960—1963.

      Ensign United States Naval Reserve, 1942-1943.


    • Your first hundred meals
    • A wonderful post-War cookbook that presents: A New Method for Successful Cooking the enables ANYONE to turn out ENTIRE MEALS a chef would envy.


    Coordinator rape prevention committee National Organization of Women, New York City, 1972—1974. Former member advisory board Institute for Women and Work, Cornell University, Working Women, National Association Office Workers. Member National Abortion Rights Action League, Planned Parenthood, eviron organizations.

    Board directors Abortion Rights Mobilization. Member of American Association of University Women, National Organization of Women (board directors New York City chapter 1973-1975, advisory board New York City chapter 1982), American Civil Liberties Union, Manhattan Women's Political Caucus, National Women's Political Caucus, Women in Communications, Authors League, Authors Guild, Emily's List, Freedom From Religion Foundation, War Resisters League, National Women's Law Center,, National Women's Hall of Fame, Women's Law Fellowship Program, New York Civil Liberties Union, Kappa Kappa Gamma, Phi Beta Kappa.


    • Married Barrett Farley Welch (deceased). Children: Farley, Laurie, Margaret, Mary Barrett.
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    Born December 14, 1919
    • 1940
      University Illinois
    • 1940 - 1942
      Newsstand promotion manager, Esquire-Coronet
      Chicago, Illinois, United States
    • 1943 - 1945
      West Coast editor Esquire Hollywood
      California, United States
    • 1947 - 1950
      associate, editor Pageant Magazine
    • 1950 - 1952
      entertainment editor Look Magazine
    • 1953 - 1955
      food editor Glamour Magazine
    • 1960 - 1963
      columnist Seventeen