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Arthur B. Myers

Arthur B. Myers, American journalist. Member Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association, National Writers Union, Mensa, Boston Authors Club.

Background

  • Myers, Arthur B. was born on October 24, 1917 in Buffalo. Son of Edward A. and Isabelle (Baker) Myers.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Hobart College, 1939.

    Career

    • Journalist Rochester (New York ) Times Union, 1948-1952, Washington Post, 1956-1957, Berkshire (Massachusetts) Eagle, 1957-1964. Contributing editor Coronet magazine, 1965-1968. Columnist Bergen Record, Hackensack, New Jersey, 1969-1971.

      Executive editor Berkshire Sampler, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, 1971-1977. Teacher writing Massachusetts University extension program and Berkshire Community College, 1958-1962, Fairleigh Dickinson University, Teaneck, New Jersey, 1970, Cambridge (Massachusetts) College, 1989.

    Works

    • Sea Creatures Do Amazing Things
    • Discusses the octopus, paper nautilus, sponge, sea cucumber, giant clam, starfish, sea anemone, jellyfish, corals, barnacles, and other unusual sea creatures.
    • The Ghostly Register
    • A traveler's guide to America's strangest landmarks, including haunted dwellings and active spirits.

    Membership

    Member Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association, National Writers Union, Mensa, Boston Authors Club.

    Connections

    • Married Irma H. Ashley, 1972.
    • father: Edward A. Myers
    • mother: Isabelle (Baker) Myers
    • spouse: Irma H. Ashley
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    Born October 24, 1917
    Died April, 2006
    (aged 88)
    Nationality
    • 1939
      Hobart College
    • 1948 - 1952
      Journalist Rochester (New York ) Times Union
    • 1956 - 1957
      Journalist Rochester (New York ) Times Union
    • 1957 - 1964
      Journalist Rochester (New York ) Times Union
    • 1958 - 1962
      teacher, writing Massachusetts University extension program and Berkshire Community College
    • 1965 - 1968
      contributing editor Coronet magazine
    • 1969 - 1971
      columnist Bergen Record
      Hackensack, New Jersey, United States
    • 1970
      teacher, writing Massachusetts University extension program and Berkshire Community College
      Teaneck, New Jersey, United States
    • 1971 - 1977
      executive, editor Berkshire Sampler
      Pittsfield, Vermont, United States
    • 1989
      teacher, writing Massachusetts University extension program and Berkshire Community College
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