Student, Iroquois Falls.
Research librarian Abitibi Power and Paper Company, Iroquois Falls, 1930-1932. Researcher Federal Bureau of Investigation, Washington, 1943-1947. Editorial staff TVDigest, Washington, 1946-1947, Broadcasting-Telecasting Magazine, 1947-1950;editor Florida Keys News, Homestead, 1957-1958.
Producer Talk of the Town, Findlay, Ohio, 1969.
Teacher creative writing, public speaking Catawba Valley Community College, Hickory, North Carolina, 1965-1966. Guest lectr in field.Mem.
Columbia County (Pennsylvania) Board Public Assistance, 1972-1979, secretary, 1975;member committee of one hundred to provide Young Men's Christian Association facility, Bloomsburg, 1976;editor The Record Mental Health Association Columbia/Montour counties, 1976-1978.
(Twirly Hurly, the helicopter rabbit)
Member Columbia County (Pennsylvania) Board Public Assistance, 1972—1979, secretary, 1975. Member committee one hundred provide Young Men’s Christian Association, Bloomsburg, 1976. Member of National League American Penwomen, Suncoast Retired Officers Wives Club (secretary 1989-1990), Fairway Springs Woman's Club (president 1986-1987), Bloomsburg State University Woman's Club.
Married Robert Leon Duncan, November 23, 1950. Children: Carole, Robert Leon, James Bean.