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Clement David Hellyer, American writer. Recipient Maria Moors Cabot award Columbia, 1959; 1st prize editorial competition Radio and television News Directors Association, 1968. Board directors Smart Growth Aiken; Aiken History Foundation, 2001; Rotary, 2001.

Background

Hellyer, Clement David was born on August 15, 1914 in Glendale, California, United States. Son of Clement David and Frances Edna (Dodge) Hellyer.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Principia College, 1936;Master of Science, Columbia, 1938;Beaumont fellow, U. Florida, 1950-1952.

Career

Newspaper reporter, San Diego Union-Tribune, 1939-1941;public relations director, San Diego Chamber of Commerce, 1941-1943;civilian aerial navigator, United States Navy, 1943-1945;professor.journalism, San Diego State College, 1947-1949;director, Centro Cultural Costarricense-Norteamericano, San Jose, Costa Rica, 1949-1950;assistant director, School Inter-American Studies, U. Florida, 1950-1952;visiting lecturer United States journalism, Department State program leaders and specialists exchange, Latin American countries, 1952;Latin-American editor, San Diego Union, 1953-1960;freelance writer, Sao Paulo and Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 1960-1964;United States delegate, Jose Toribio Medina Centenary, Santiago, Chile, 1952;editor, public, South Pacific Mail, Santiago, 1964-1966;editorial director, radio-television station KOGO, San Diego, 1966-1969;university editor, public affairs officer, University of California, San Diego, 1969-1974;owner, Five Quail Books, 1978-1995;owner, Bee Creek Books, since 1995.

Membership

Board directors Smart Growth Aiken. Aiken History Foundation, 2001. Rotary, 2001.

Connections

Married Gertrude Gloria Phillips, September 8, 1939. Children: Gloria Penrose, David Phillips, John Christian.

father:
Clement David Hellyer

mother:
Frances Edna (Dodge) Hellyer

spouse:
Gertrude Gloria Phillips

children:
Gloria Penrose Hellyer

David Phillips Hellyer

John Christian Hellyer