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Cortell King Holsapple

university professor

Cortell King Holsapple, American university professor. Served as private, United States Army, 1918.; Member Southwestern Philosophical Society, Southwestern Society for Biblical Study and Research, Modern Language Association, Association of University Evening Colls. (director 1948-1949, president 1952 (editor proceedings 1953), Alpeh Theta Ze.; Mason, Lion.

Background

Holsapple, Cortell King was born on February 10, 1900 in Sherman, Texas, United States. Son of John Wright and Elizabeth Mahala (Faughn) Holsapple.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Austin College, Sherman, Texas, 1920, A.M., 1922. Bachelor of Divinity, Drake U., Des Moines, Iowa, 1926, Doctor of Philisophy, University of Texas, 1937.

Career

1 son, Cortell King. Teacher in public schools, Texas, 1920-1922, Iowa, 1924-1925. Teacher English, Atlantic Christian College, Wilson, North Carolina, 1927-1934, instructor, University of Texas, 1934-1938. Professor of philosophy and dean of evening college, Texas Christian U., Fort Worth, Texas, since 1938.

Works

  • Contributor to Credit Management Year Book, 1954. Also journals, including Am Literature, Modern Language Notes.

Membership

Served as private, United States Army, 1918. Member Southwestern Philosophical Society, Southwestern Society for Biblical Study and Research, Modern Language Association, Association of University Evening Colls. (director 1948-1949, president 1952 (editor proceedings 1953), Alpeh Theta Ze.

Mason, Lion.

Connections

Married Lucile MacAdams, July 30, 1923.

father:
John Wright Holsapple

mother:
Elizabeth Mahala (Faughn) Holsapple

spouse:
Lucile MacAdams