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author , business executive

Blake Clark, author, business executive. Member of Metropolitan (Washington), University, Chevaliers de Tastevin (Washington), Cosmos (Washington); Burning Tree (Bethesda, Maryland).

Background

Clark, Blake was born on July 11, 1908 in Howell, Tennessee, United States. Son of Thomas B. and Ethel (Harris) Clark.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Vanderbilt University, 1929;Master of Arts, Vanderbilt University, 1930;Doctor of Philosophy, Vanderbilt University, 1938;student, University London, 1933-1934.

Career

Instructor, U. Hawaii, 1930-1934;assistant professor, 1934-1942;information officer, United States Office Civilian Defense, Washington, 1942-1943;information officer, Office of Strategic Services, 1943-1946;roving editor, Reader's Digest, 1946-1977.

Works

Membership

Member of Metropolitan (Washington), University, Chevaliers de Tastevin (Washington), Cosmos (Washington). Burning Tree (Bethesda, Maryland).

Connections

Son of Thomas B. and Ethel (Harris) C. M. Deena Speliakos (divorced 1972). 1 daughter, Nikia; m.

Gretta Clark (divorced 1979).

father:
Thomas B. Clark

mother:
Ethel (Harris) Clark

spouses:
Deena Speliakos

Gretta Clark