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Donald William Walton, American author, lecturer. Board directors, vice president Friends of the Kansas City Library., 1984; Member of Authors Guild, Kiwanis.

Background

Walton, Donald William was born on August 13, 1917 in Cleveland. Son of William H. and Bertha (Grill) Walton.

Education

Student, Western Reserve University, 1936—1937. Student, John Huntington Art School, Ohio, 1938—1939.

Career

Copy chief Ross Roy Advertising, Detroit, 1946—1955. Vice president-creative D.P. Brothers Advertising, 1956—1968. Director marketing development Franklin Mint, Philadelphia, 1969—1973.

Managing director The Franklin Gallery, 1974—1977. Manager The Hallmark Collection, Kansas City, Missouri, 1978—1983.

Works

Membership

Board directors, vice president Friends of the Kansas City Library., 1984. Member of Authors Guild, Kiwanis.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Bridge.

Connections

Married Edith J. Robinson, September 27, 1941. 1 child, Scott W. Student Western Reserve.

father:
William H. Walton

mother:
Bertha (Grill) Walton

spouse:
Edith J. Robinson

child:
Scott W. Student Western Res Walton