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Allen Stuart Drury

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Allen Stuart Drury, American author. Served with Army of the United States, 1942-1943. Member Cosmos Club, University Club (Washington), Bohemian Club (San Francisco), National Press Club, Sigma Delta Chi (national award for editorial writing 1941), Alpha Kappa Lambda.

Background

Drury, Allen Stuart was born on September 2, 1918 in Houston, Texas, United States. Son of Alden Monteith and Flora (Allen) Drury.

Education

Bachelor, Stanford University, 1939. Doctor of Letters (honorary), Rollins College, 1961.

Career

Editor Tulare (California) Bee, 1940-1941. County editor Bakersfield Californian, 1941-1942. Member Senate staff United Press International, Washington, 1943-1945.

Free lance correspondent, 1946. Nation editor Pathfinder magazine, 1947-1953. National staff Washington Evening Star, 1953-1954.

Member Senate staff New York Times, 1954-1959. Political contributor Reader's Digest, 1959-1962.

Achievements

  • Cosmos Club; University Club (Washington)

Works

Membership

Served with Army of the United States, 1942-1943. Member Cosmos Club, University Club (Washington), Bohemian Club (San Francisco), National Press Club, Sigma Delta Chi (national award for editorial writing 1941), Alpha Kappa Lambda.

Connections

father:
Alden Monteith Drury

mother:
Flora (Allen) Drury