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columnist , lecturer , author

Beth Rowlett Hemingway, American author, columnist, lecturer. Volunteer Hermitage Methodist Home, 1977-1979. Member National League American Pen Women, Virginia Writers Club, Richmond Horticultural Association, Virginia Federation Gardens Clubs (book review chairman), Richmond Council Garden Clubs (flower arrangement chairman), Clay Spring Garden Club (president 1953-1955), Barton Garden Club (president 1959-1961, 74).

Background

Hemingway, Beth Rowlett was born on May 6, 1913 in Richmond, Virginia, United States. Daughter of Robert Archer and Evelyn Lucille (Doggett) Rowlett.

Education

Bachelor of Music, Hollins College, 1934.

Career

Writer, Richmond-Lifestyle magazine. Columnist Artistry in Bloom, Richmond Times-Dispatch. Author: A Second Treasury of Christmas Decorations, 1961.

Flower Arrangement with Antiques, 1965. Christmas Decorations Say Welcome, 1972. Antiques Accented by Flowers, 1975.

Beth Hemingway's No Kin to Ernest, 1980. Holidays with Hemingway, 1985;lecturer numerous states, also Australia, 1966, England, 1977. Volunteer, Hermitage Methodist Home, 1977-1979.

Works

Religion

God created humans to be able to innovate and evaluate new forms of living that will encourage development of the fullest potential in individuals.

Politics

Every Church statement in social or economic field should be seriously considered and demonstrate a competence in political sphere.

Views

All Christians need to be familiar with the Bible, that contains a wide variety of literature, including history, law, poetry, gospels, letters, polemic, stories and apocalyptic visions, and try to immerse themselves in it.

Membership

Volunteer Hermitage Methodist Home, 1977-1979. Member National League American Pen Women, Virginia Writers Club, Richmond Horticultural Association, Virginia Federation Gardens Clubs (book review chairman), Richmond Council Garden Clubs (flower arrangement chairman), Clay Spring Garden Club (president 1953-1955), Barton Garden Club (president 1959-1961, 74).

Connections

Married Harold Hemingway, April 2, 1938. Children: Ruth Hartley, Martha Scott.

father:
Robert Archer Rowlett

mother:
Evelyn Lucille (Doggett) Rowlett

spouse:
Harold Hemingway

children:
Ruth Hartley Hemingway

Martha Scott Hemingway