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journalist , poet

Gertrude Olshaker Wolf, American Journalist, poet ( committee media)journalist, poet. Member Philadelphia Press Association.


Wolf, Gertrude Olshaker was born on September 27, 1923 in Brooklyn. Daughter of Morris and Sarah Olshaker.


Bachelor of Arts, Brooklyn College, 1944.


; children:Carol Jane, Laura Wolf Shur, Nancy Wolf Baumann, David Charles. Dir.prodn. Intersci. Publications, New York City, 1944. Reporter, assistant to editor Somerset Messenger-Gazette, Somerville, New Jersey, 1944-1946.

Associate editor Cosmetic & Drug Preview, 1946. Editor-in-chief Citations, Commercial Investment Trust, New York City, 1946-1947. Reporter, feature writer, assistant theater editor, drama critic Columbus (Ohio) Citizen, 1947-1951.

Advertising copywriterEaton Paper Corporation, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, 1951-1952. Suburban newspaper correspondent Evening and Sunday Bulletin, Philadelphia, 1966-1969. Reporter West Chester Daily Local News, 1966-1967, Ardmore Main Line Times, 1968.

Reception desk clerk LaGuardia Medical Group, Jamaica, New York, 1971-1980. Clerk Queensborough Public Library, 1981-1987. Free-lance journalist, 1987^.


  • Other Work

    • Author: (poetry) Golden Tinsel and the Stars, 1980, Seashells at Mantoloking, 1981, The First Snow of Winter, 1983, Lonely Landscape, 1984, Castle of Dreams, 1984, Movie Street Scene, 1985, Surrealistic, 1986.


Member of Philadelphia Press Association.


Married Milton Wolf (divorced 1969). Children: Carol Jane, Laura Wolf Shur, Nancy Wolf Baumann, David Charles.

Morris Olshaker

Sarah Olshaker

Milton Wolf

Carol Jane Wolf

Laura Wolf Shur Wolf

Nancy Wolf Baumann Wolf

David Charles Wolf