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editor , freelance writer

Gay Pauley Sehon, American freelance writer, editor. Trustee Ann O'Hare McCormick Scholarship awards. Member Women in Communications, Inc. (Matrix award 1976), Newswomen's Club of New York, Inc. (president 1968-1969), Theta Sigma Phi (National Headliner award 1965).

Background

Sehon, Gay Pauley was born on July 14, 1918 in Poca, West Virginia, United States.

Education

Bachelor, Marshall University, 1942.

Career

Corresponding United Press, Charleston, West Virginia, 1942-1945, New York City, 1948-1957, bureau manager Louisville, 1945-1947. Women's editor United Press International (formerly United Press), New York City, 1957-1977, daily columnist, 1957-1984, senior editor, columnist, 1980-1984. Free-lance writer, editor, since 1985.

Delaware first women's editor seminar American Press Institute, New York City, 1961.

Membership

Trustee Ann O'Hare McCormick Scholarship awards. Member Women in Communications, Inc. (Matrix award 1976), Newswomen's Club of New York, Inc.

(president 1968-1969), Theta Sigma Phi (National Headliner award 1965).

Connections

James Vinton and Diana Belle (Landers) P.